H.R.3303: Coal Royalty Fairness and Communities Investment Act of 2015

About This Bill

  • Introduced July 29, 2015
  • Latest Major Action Aug. 31, 2015

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Bill Summary

Coal Royalty Fairness and Communities Investment Act of 2015 This bill amends the Mineral Leasing Act to require the coal lease royalty to be at least 12.5% of the assessment value of federal coal (currently, 12.5% of the value of coal as defined by regulation), which value shall be established by the Department of the Interior within one year after enactment of this Act. "Assessment value" means: (1) the price of federal coal paid by the...

(Source: Library of Congress)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Aug. 31, 2015
Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources.
July 31, 2015
Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Power.
July 30, 2015
Referred to the Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management.
July 29, 2015
Referred to House Financial Services
July 29, 2015
Referred to House Transportation and Infrastructure
July 29, 2015
Referred to House Energy and Commerce
July 29, 2015
Referred to House Natural Resources
July 29, 2015

Introduced in the House by Matt Cartwright (D-Pa.)

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