S. 3189 (95th): A bill to further amend the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920 (30 U.S.C. 201 (a) ), to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to exchange Federal Coal leases and to encourage recovery of certain coal deposits, and for other purposes.


Jun 9, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978


Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 30, 1978

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 30, 1978.


Pub.L. 95-554


Floyd Haskell

Senator from Colorado



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Last Updated: Oct 30, 1978

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
(Measure passed House, amended, in lieu of H.R. 13553) Authorizes the Secretary of the Interior, notwithstanding the provisions of the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920, to issue leases for coal ... Read more >
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H.R. 13553 (Related)
A bill to further amend the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920 (30 U.S.C. 201(a)), ...

Passed House
Last Action: Oct 3, 1978

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The “S.” in “S. 3189” means this is a Senate 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.


Jun 9, 1978
Reported by Committee
Aug 25, 1978
Passed Senate
Sep 20, 1978
Passed House with Changes
Oct 3, 1978
Senate Agreed to Changes
Oct 13, 1978
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 30, 1978


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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