Summary: H.R.7226 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (12/06/2018)

Good Samaritan Remediation of Orphan Hardrock Mines Act of 2018

This bill: (1) authorizes the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to establish a pilot program under which the EPA grants permits for Good Samaritans to remediate historic mine residue at orphan hardrock mine sites, and (2) establishes a Good Samaritan Mine Remediation Fund for land management agencies that authorize Good Samaritans to conduct remediation projects on federal land.