Amendment offers relief to mine operators that have been assessed penalties and pays them in a timely fashion. It also establishes a trust fund within Treasury, composed of mine safety civil penalties and provides that funds from the trust can be used for mine safety inspections and investigations only.

Purpose:

An amendment numbered 3 printed in House Report 110-508 to offer relief to mine operators that have been assessed penalties and pa y them in a timely fashion. It also establishes a trust fund within Treasury, composed of mine safety civil penalties. Funds from the trust fund can be used for mine safety inspections and investigations only.

House Amendment Code:

(A003)

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