H.R.934: Health Benefits for Miners Act of 2019

About This Bill

  • Introduced Jan. 31, 2019
  • Latest Major Action Oct. 23, 2019

Bill Version

Bill Summary

Health Benefits for Miners Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of the Treasury to transfer additional funds to provide health benefits for retired coal miners. The bill adds miners affected by 2018 coal company bankruptcies to the group whose retiree health benefits are taken into account in determining the amount that Treasury must transfer under current law to the Multiemployer Health Benefit Plan.

(Source: Library of Congress)

What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill

There are 7 statements associated with H.R.934.

Bill Actions

Date Description
Oct. 23, 2019
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
Oct. 23, 2019
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Oct. 23, 2019
Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources Discharged.
July 24, 2019
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
Feb. 19, 2019
Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources.
Jan. 31, 2019
Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.
Jan. 31, 2019

Introduced in the House by Robert C. Scott (D-Va.)

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