HB 2471 Coal Mine Safety Act; updated to reflect current federal law and industry standards, penalty.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)
Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy; Coal Mine Safety Act; penalty. Updates the Coal Mine Safety Act to reflect current federal law and industry standards. The changes include expanded safety and emergency response plans; circuitry, voltage, and grounding requirements; and a penalty for any person who provides false information during investigations by the Chief of the Division of Mines of the Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy. This bill is identical to SB 1310 (Puckett).

Full text:
01/21/11  House: Presented and ordered printed 11103429D  pdf | impact statement
01/28/11  House: Printed as engrossed 11103429D-E  pdf | impact statement
02/22/11  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2471ER)  pdf | impact statement
04/06/11  House: Reenrolled bill text (HB2471ER2)  pdf
04/06/11  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0826)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments
Governor's recommendation

Status:
01/21/11  House: Presented and ordered printed 11103429D
01/21/11  House: Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/26/11  House: Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with amendments (22-Y 0-N)
01/27/11  House: Read first time
01/28/11  House: Read second time
01/28/11  House: Committee amendments agreed to
01/28/11  House: Engrossed by House as amended HB2471E
01/28/11  House: Printed as engrossed 11103429D-E
01/31/11  House: Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
01/31/11  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N)
02/01/11  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/01/11  Senate: Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/14/11  Senate: Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (13-Y 0-N)
02/15/11  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/16/11  Senate: Read third time
02/16/11  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/22/11  House: Enrolled
02/22/11  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2471ER)
02/22/11  House: Signed by Speaker
02/23/11  Senate: Signed by President
03/26/11  House: Governor's recommendation received by House
04/05/11  House: Placed on Calendar
04/06/11  House: House concurred in Governor's recommendation (99-Y 0-N)
04/06/11  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (99-Y 0-N)
04/06/11  Senate: Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (40-Y 0-N)
04/06/11  Governor: Governor's recommendation adopted
04/06/11  House: Reenrolled
04/06/11  House: Reenrolled bill text (HB2471ER2)
04/06/11  House: Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/06/11  Senate: Signed by President as reenrolled
04/06/11  House: Enacted, Chapter 826 (effective 7/1/11)
04/06/11  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0826)