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H.R. 935: Miners Pension Protection Act

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To provide for transfers to the 1974 UMWA pension plan and a reduction in the minimum age for allowable in-service distributions.

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Sponsor and status

David McKinley

Sponsor. Representative for West Virginia's 1st congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 31, 2019
Length: 10 pages
Introduced
Jan 31, 2019
Status

Ordered Reported on Oct 23, 2019

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on October 23, 2019.

Prognosis
19% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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What legislators are saying

McKinley Urges the House Natural Resources Committee to Pass Miners Pensions Bill
    — Rep. David McKinley [R-WV1] (Sponsor) on Jul 24, 2019

Natural Resources Committee Passes Mining Reform, Mining Pension Bills
    — Rep. Raúl Grijalva [D-AZ3] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 23, 2019

Warner, Kaine Request Permanent Fix for Miners Health Care & Pensions Benefits in Government Spending Bill
    — Sen. Timothy “Tim” Kaine [D-VA] on Sep 16, 2019

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History

Jan 31, 2019
 
Introduced

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Jul 24, 2019
 
Considered by Energy and Mineral Resources

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Oct 23, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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Signed by the President

H.R. 935 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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