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


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


About the bill

Full Title

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.

Summary (CRS)

5/7/1980--Introduced.Surface Mining Reclamation Reserve Act of 1980 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to provide for the establishment of a reserve account for the addition of tax deductible expenses of ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 7, 1980

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 7290”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


7 cosponsors (5D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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