H.R. 7290 (96th): Surface Mining Reclamation Reserve Act of 1980

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to provide for the establishment of reserves for surface mining land reclamation and for the deduction of amounts added to such reserves.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



May 7, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 7, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Raymond Lederer

Representative for Pennsylvania's 3rd congressional district



May 7, 1980

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H.R. 7290 (96th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 96th Congress, which met from Jan 15, 1979 to Dec 16, 1980. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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