HR 785

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 785

To amend the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 to clarify that uncertified States and Indian tribes have the authority to use certain payments for certain noncoal reclamation projects.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 17, 2011

Mr. PEARCE (for himself, Mr. HEINRICH, and Mr. LUJAN) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources


A BILL

To amend the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 to clarify that uncertified States and Indian tribes have the authority to use certain payments for certain noncoal reclamation projects.

SECTION 1. ABANDONED MINE RECLAMATION.

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