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house Bill H. Joint Res. 11

Disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of the Interior known as the Stream Protection Rule.

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Official Title

Disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of the Interior known as the Stream Protection Rule.

Summary

This joint resolution nullifies the Stream Protection Rule finalized by the Department of the Interior's Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement on December 20, 2016. The rule addresses the impacts of surface coal mining operations on surface water, groundwater, and the productivity of mining operation sites.

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      house Committees
      Committee on Natural Resources
    IntroducedJanuary 3rd, 2017