US HB2156 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 52-14)
Status: Introduced on April 9 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-10-04 - Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 176.
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


RECLAIM Act of 2019 Revitalizing the Economy of Coal Communities by Leveraging Local Activities and Investing More Act of 2019 This bill expands the uses of the Abandoned Mine Reclamation Fund to provide support for economic revitalization, diversification, and development in economically distressed mining communities through the reclamation and restoration of land and water resources adversely affected by coal mining carried out before August 3, 1977. Specifically, it makes specified funds available to the Department of the Interior through FY2024 for distribution to states and Native American tribes for reclaiming and restoring abandoned mine lands and waters in such communities.

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RECLAIM Act of 2019 Revitalizing the Economy of Coal Communities by Leveraging Local Activities and Investing More Act of 2019


Rep. Matthew Cartwright [D-PA]Rep. Harold Rogers [R-KY]Rep. Don Beyer [D-VA]Rep. Glenn Thompson [R-PA]
Rep. Tim Ryan [D-OH]Rep. John Yarmuth [D-KY]Rep. Alan Lowenthal [D-CA]Rep. Scott Peters [D-CA]
Rep. Jared Huffman [D-CA]Rep. Charles Fleischmann [R-TN]Rep. Cheri Bustos [D-IL]Rep. Paul Tonko [D-NY]
Rep. Brendan Boyle [D-PA]Rep. Albio Sires [D-NJ]Rep. Earl Blumenauer [D-OR]Rep. Raul Grijalva [D-AZ]
Rep. Kathy Castor [D-FL]Rep. Ben Lujan [D-NM]Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick [R-PA]Rep. Dan Meuser [R-PA]
Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi [D-IL]Rep. Michael Doyle [D-PA]Rep. Terri Sewell [D-AL]Rep. Debra Haaland [D-NM]
Rep. Ruben Gallego [D-AZ]Rep. Jeff Van Drew [D-NJ]Rep. Conor Lamb [D-PA]Rep. Susan Wild [D-PA]
Rep. Darren Soto [D-FL]Rep. Brett Guthrie [R-KY]Rep. Steve Stivers [R-OH]Rep. David McKinley [R-WV]
Rep. Madeleine Dean [D-PA]Rep. David Roe [R-TN]Rep. Mike Kelly [R-PA]Rep. Morgan Griffith [R-VA]
Rep. Bill Johnson [R-OH]Rep. Harley Rouda [D-CA]Rep. Mary Gay Scanlon [D-PA]Rep. James Himes [D-CT]
Rep. Steve Cohen [D-TN]Rep. Gerald Connolly [D-VA]Rep. Chrissy Houlahan [D-PA]Rep. Donald McEachin [D-VA]
Rep. Bill Foster [D-IL]Rep. Robin Kelly [D-IL]Rep. Peter Welch [D-VT]Rep. Mike Quigley [D-IL]
Rep. Derek Kilmer [D-WA]Rep. Cindy Axne [D-IA]Rep. Dwight Evans [D-PA]Rep. Adriano Espaillat [D-NY]
Rep. Alcee Hastings [D-FL]Rep. Scott DesJarlais [R-TN]Rep. Diana DeGette [D-CO]Rep. Denny Heck [D-WA]
Rep. Ed Perlmutter [D-CO]Rep. Chellie Pingree [D-ME]Rep. Ed Case [D-HI]Rep. Julia Brownley [D-CA]
Rep. Janice Schakowsky [D-IL]Rep. Tim Burchett [R-TN]Rep. Suzan DelBene [D-WA]Rep. Elissa Slotkin [D-MI]
Rep. Cedric Richmond [D-LA]Rep. Jason Crow [D-CO]


2019-10-04HousePlaced on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 176.
2019-10-04HouseReported (Amended) by the Committee on Natural Resources. H. Rept. 116-223.
2019-05-01HouseOrdered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 26 - 10.
2019-05-01HouseCommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
2019-04-09HouseReferred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.
2019-04-09HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

HB2 (Related) 2020-07-20 - Received in the Senate.
SB4306 (Related) 2020-07-23 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.


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