All Information (Except Text) for S.2205 - Black Lung Benefits Improvement Act of 2019116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Casey, Robert P., Jr. [D-PA] (Introduced 07/23/2019)|
|Committees:||Senate - HELP|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 07/23/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (All Actions)|
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Short Titles - Senate
Short Titles as Introduced
Black Lung Benefits Improvement Act of 2019
Official Titles - Senate
Official Titles as Introduced
A bill to ensure that claims for benefits under the Black Lung Benefits Act are processed in a fair and timely manner, to better protect miners from pneumoconiosis (commonly known as "black lung disease"), and for other purposes.
Actions Overview (1)
|07/23/2019||Introduced in Senate|
07/23/2019 Introduced in Senate
All Actions (1)
|07/23/2019||Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.|
Action By: Senate
07/23/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
|Sen. Brown, Sherrod [D-OH]*||07/23/2019|
|Sen. Kaine, Tim [D-VA]*||07/23/2019|
|Sen. Warner, Mark R. [D-VA]*||07/23/2019|
|Sen. Manchin, Joe, III [D-WV]*||07/23/2019|
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|Senate HELP||07/23/2019||Referred to|
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