H.R.526: ACHE Act

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Bill Summary

Appalachian Communities Health Emergency Act or ACHE Act - Requires the Director of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences to conduct or support comprehensive studies on the health impacts of mountaintop removal coal mining on individuals in the surrounding communities. Directs the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS), upon receipt of a report on study results, to publish a determination of whether such mining presents...

(Source: Library of Congress)

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There are 5 statements associated with H.R.526.

Bill Actions

Date Description
Feb. 15, 2013
Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources.
Feb. 8, 2013
Referred to the Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy.
Feb. 7, 2013
Referred to the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment.
Feb. 6, 2013
Referred to House Energy and Commerce
Feb. 6, 2013
Referred to House Transportation and Infrastructure
Feb. 6, 2013
Referred to House Natural Resources
Feb. 6, 2013

Introduced in the House by John Yarmuth (D-Ky.)

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