OFFICE of SURFACE MINING
RECLAMATION and ENFORCEMENT

U.S. Department of the Interior

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Congressional Affairs

This web page provides direct links to the Surface Mining Law of 1977, Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act Amendments of 2006, publications, speeches, and testimony.

SMCRA

"An Act to provide for the cooperation between the Secretary of the Interior and the States with respect to the regulation of surface coal mining operations, and the acquisition and reclamation of abandoned mines, and for other purposes."
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Publications

Testimony

Regional Initiatives

Appalachian Region Initiatives

Mid-Continent Region Initiatives

Western Region Initiatives

Inquiries

Please mail congressional or constituent inquiries to:

Director, Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement
Attention: Office of Communications, Room 259
1951 Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20240

Useful Links:

The Legislative Process: http://www.house.gov/content/learn/legislative_process/

U.S. Senate link: http://www.senate.gov/

U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources: http://www.energy.senate.gov/public/

U.S. Senate Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests and Mining: http://www.energy.senate.gov/public/index.cfm/subcommittees?p=public-lands-and-forests

U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources - Committee Legislation: http://www.energy.senate.gov/public/index.cfm/committee-legislation1

U.S. House of Representatives link: http://www.house.gov/

U.S. House Committee on Natural Resources: http://naturalresources.house.gov/

U.S. House of Representatives Subcommittee on Energy and Natural Resources: http://naturalresources.house.gov/subcommittees/subcommittee/?SubcommitteeID=5062

U.S. House of Representatives Committee - Committee Legislation: http://naturalresources.house.gov/legislation/?Congress=113

U.S. House of Representatives Committee Hearings and Markups: http://naturalresources.house.gov/calendar/list.aspx

Congress.gov: https://www.congress.gov/

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