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S. 3727 (115th): Good Samaritan Remediation of Orphan Hardrock Mines Act of 2018


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The summary below was written by the Congressional Research Service, which is a nonpartisan division of the Library of Congress, and was published on Dec 6, 2018.


Good Samaritan Remediation of Orphan Hardrock Mines Act of 2018

This bill: (1) authorizes the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to establish a pilot program under which the EPA grants permits for Good Samaritans to remediate historic mine residue at orphan hardrock mine sites, and (2) establishes a Good Samaritan Mine Remediation Fund for land management agencies that authorize Good Samaritans to conduct remediation projects on federal land.