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H.J.Res. 38 - Disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of the Interior known as the Stream Protection Rule.

Sponsor: Bill Johnson (R)
Introduced: 2017-02-01
Bill Status: Passed
 

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

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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H. J. RES. 38




AT THE FIRST SESSION

Begun and held at the City of Washington on Tuesday,
the third day of January, two thousand and seventeen

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

Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That Congress disapproves the rule submitted by the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement of the Department of the Interior relating to the “Stream Protection Rule” (published at 81 Fed. Reg. 93066 (December 20, 2016)), and such rule shall have no force or effect.





Speaker of the House of Representatives.  





Vice President of the United States and   
President of the Senate.

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