About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to amend the Federal Metal and Nonmetallic Mine Safety Act and to transfer certain functions relating to coal mine health and safety under the Federal Coal Mine Health and Safety Act of 1969.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 1221 (94th).
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
TO AMEND H.R. 13555, BY RETAINING THE FUNCTIONS OF THE MINING ENFORCEMENT AND SAFETY ADMINISTRATION WITHIN THE DEPARTMENT OF INTERIOR, INSTEAD OF MOVING IT TO THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR.Jul 27, 1976 midnight
unknown 119/263TO AMEND H.R. 13555, BY MAKING INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS LIABLE FOR VIOLATION OF FEDERAL HEALTH MINING HEALTH AND SAFETY STANDARDS.Jul 28, 1976 midnight
unknown 159/233Jul 28, 1976 midnight
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 13555 — 94th Congress: Mine Safety and Health Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/hr13555
“H.R. 13555 — 94th Congress: Mine Safety and Health Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1976. May 25, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/hr13555>
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