Chairman's Special Project Files-

Strip Mining-93rd, 1973-1974

(24 boxes)

Box 435 Interior-HR11500-Strip Mining-93rd, 1973-74 (A-C)

  • 1 Surface Mining & Reclamation Act of 1973-General Background & Bill Summaries
  • 2 Background-General
  • 3 Strip Mining- Miscellaneous
  • 4 Surface Mining and Reclamation Act of 1973- Misc.
  • 5 Regulation of Surface Coal Mining
  • 6 Abandoned Coal Mine Reclamation Fund
  • 7 Agenda Items, Notes
  • 8 American Mining Congress Response
  • 9 American Mining Congress Report
  • 10-14 Strip Mining-Clippings (5)

Box 436 Interior-HR11500-Strip Mining 92nd-93rd, 1971-74 (C-L)

  • 1 Interior Committee Report
  • 2 Strip Mining- Conference Agenda, 1973-74
  • 3 Conference Report, 1973-74
  • 4 Strip Mining "Congressional Record": Inserts, 1973-74
  • 5 Markup- Energy Research and Development, 1973-74
  • 6 Energy Report, 1973-74
  • 7 Energy Conservation, 1971-73
  • 8 Energy and Western Water, 1973-74
  • 9 Energy and Environment Subcommittee-correspondence
  • 10 Friends, 1973-74
  • 11 Strip Mining-Health and Safety, 1973-74
  • 12-14 Hearings (3), 1973-74
  • 15 Strip Mining-Hearing on Draft- no.3, 1973-74
  • 16 House Vote, 1973-74

Strip Mining Bill:

  • 17 Hydraulic Balance, 1973-74
  • 18 Interim Program
  • 19 Land Disturbance, 1973-74
  • 20 Legislative Analysis
  • 21 Legislative History

Box 437 Interior-Strip Mining-HR11500-93rd (L-O),93rd-94th, 1973-76

  • 1 Strip Mining-Legislation
  • 2 Strip Mining-Markup Update-Day by Day
  • 3-5 Udall Memos (3)
  • 6 Memo Mathematical Study on Coal Mining In Kentucky
  • 7 Strip Mining-Minority View
  • 8 Strip Mining-Non-Coal Withdrawals
  • 9 Notes
  • 10-13 Strip Mining-Other Bills (4)

Box 438 Interior-HR11500-Strip Mining-93rd, 93rd, 1973-74(O-R)

  • 1 Strip Mining Laws in Other States
  • 2 Strip Mining- Other Laws
  • 3-4 Press Releases (2)
  • 5-6 Strip Mining-Pressure Mail (2)
  • 7 Strip Mining-Pressure Mail (unanswered)
  • 8 Strip Mining Bill-Protection of the Surface Owner
  • 9-11 Strip Mining-Reference Materials (3)
  • 12 Rehabilitation Potential of Western Coal Lands Report/National Academy of Science
  • 13 Report

Box 439 Interior-HR11500-Strip Mining, 93rd, 1973-74(R-T)

  • 1 Strip Mining-Original Report
  • 2 Strip Mining-Re-vegetation
  • 3 Rules Committee Vote on Conference Report-S. 425
  • 4 Strip Mining-Rules Committee Conference Report
  • 5 Strip Mining-Separate Views
  • 6 Regulation of Surface Coal Mining-State Reclamation Laws and Coal Reference Material
  • 7 Interior Committee-Statements for the Record
  • 8 Statements & Press Releases
  • 9 Committee Report- Version 1
  • 10 Senate Debate on S. 425
  • 11 S. 425-Report & Recommendations on S. 425-Copper Mining Industry of Arizona
  • 12 Senate Testimony on S. 425
  • 13 Special Bituminous Coal Mines
  • 14 Strip Mining Studies
  • 15 Technical Problems & Reports

Box 440 Interior-HR 11500-Strip Mining 93rd, 1973-74 (T-U)

  • 1 Technical Problems and Reports
  • 2-3 Strip Mining-Strip Mine Tours-Tennessee and Kentucky (2)
  • 4 Surface Mine Tour-West Virginia
  • 5 Coal Strip Mine Tour-Pennsylvania and Virginia
  • 6 Western Mining Trip
  • 7-8 Strip Mining-Western Trip (2)
  • 9 Conference Materials and Notes
  • 10 Surface Mining and Reclamation Act of 1973
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    • Correspondence-Udall and Donald Crane
  • 11-13 Udall Correspondence (3)

Box 441 Interior-HR 11500-Strip Mining-93rd, 1973-74(U)(continued)

  • 1-2 Correspondence (2)
  • 3-4 Udall Correspondence (2)
  • 5 Letters to Supporters
  • 6 Udall Floor Remarks
  • 7 Surface Mining-Udall Notebook
  • 8 Mo Udall's Old Pages
  • 9 Interior Letter on HR 11500 and Response
  • 10 Strip Mining Bill Correspondence

Box 442 Interior-HR11500-Strip Mining-93rd, 1973-74(U-W)

  • 1 Udall Colleague Letters Prior to Floor Action
  • 2 Udall Notebook
  • 3 Udall Notes & Materials Through September-Markups
  • 4 Strip Mining Bill-Udall Statements & Memos
  • 5 Waste Dam Regulations

Box 443 Interior-HR11500-Strip Mining-93rd, Copies of Bill

  • 1-5 Strip Mining Bills (5)
  • 6 Surface Mining & Reclamation Act of 1973-Bills
  • 7 Floor Action Bill

Box 444 Interior-HR 11500-Strip Mining-93rd-Copies of Bill

  • 1 Strip Mining Bills-HR 11500, 5988/S. 425
  • 2 HR 11500-Copies of Bills
  • 3 HR 11500-Bill Annotated by Scoville
  • 4-5 HR 11500-Bill (Udall Annotation)(2)
  • 6 HR 11500-Bill Annotated by Udall w/notes
  • 7 Bill, Annotated Draft

Box 445 Interior-HR 11500-Strip Mining-93rd-Amendments, 1973-74

  • 1 Strip Mining-Amendments
  • 2 Seiberling Amendment- Correspondence
  • 3-8 Amendments (6)

Box 446 Interior-HR 11500-Strip Mining, 93rd Amendments/Committee Prints, 1973-74

  • 1 Interior Committee-HR 11500-Amendments
  • 2-4 HR 11500-Strip Mining Bill-Amendments (3)
  • 5 HR 11500-Strip Mining Bill-Administrative Amendments
  • 6 Miscellaneous Proposed Amendments
  • 7 Committee Print-HR11500/S425
  • 8 Bill Committee Print #1-Correspondence, Memos, Letters

Box 447 Interior-HR11500 Strip Mining-93rd-Committee Prints/Drafts, 1973-74

  • 1 Regulation of Surface Coal Mining-Bills
  • 2 Comparison of Surface Mining Bills- Comparative Committee Print No.1
  • 3-4 Scoville Discussion Draft #1 with comments (2)
  • 5 Marked up Copy Discussion Draft #1
  • 6 Marked up Copy of Draft Bill #2
  • 8 Surface Mining Draft #3
  • 9 Pre-Draft #3
  • 10 Proposed Amendments to Discussion Draft #3
  • 11 Notes, Drafts, Undated Manuscripts Preliminary to Draft #3

Box 448 Interior-HR11500-Strip Mining-93rd-Bill Drafts, 1973-74

  • 1 Manuscripts and Galley Proofs of Strip Mining Draft #3
  • 2 Comments Regarding Development Draft #3
  • 3-4 Committee Print, Draft #3 (2)
  • 5 Draft #3- Notebook
  • 6 Copies of Draft #3-Amendments from SES Notes
  • 7 Strip Mining-Draft Conference Reports
  • 8 Bill Discussion Draft with Udall comments
  • 9 Subcommittee Discussion Draft #1
  • 10-12 Strip Mining Bill- Drafts

Box 449 Interior-HR11500-Strip Mining-93rd-Bill Drafts/Senate Version (S405)

  • 1 Bill Drafts #2
  • 2 Strip Mining Bill-Compete Draft
  • 3 Final Drafts
  • 4 Bills-Misc. Draft memos
  • 5 Draft Bills
  • 6 Drafts
  • 7 Bill Section Drafts
  • 8-9 Bill Drafts by Section (2)
  • 10 Report Chapter Drafts
  • 11 Draft Bill Originals
  • 12-14 S425-Strip Mining Bill (3)

Box 450 Interior-HR11500-Strip Mining, 93rd-Senate Version (S435)

  • 1 HR 11500-HR12898-S425-Comparisons
  • 2 Strip Mining-S425-Surface Mining Court Briefs for Center for Law and Social Policy

Box 451 94th, 1975-76-Committee Files-Interior and Insular & Energy and Environment-HR 25.

  • 1 Morris K Udall Amendments-Staff Comments
  • 2 HR 25- Floor Amendment
  • 3-4 Amendments-HR 25 (2)
  • 5 Conference Reports
  • 6-7 Alluvial Valley Floors-Conference(2)
  • 8 Strip Mine Conference
  • 9 Industry Comments on HR 25 and Conference

Box 452 Interior-HR 25/S7-Other Bills, Differences, 93rd, 94th, 1973-76

  • 1 Other Bills Conference Report
  • 2 Strip Mining Bills-HR 25/S7-Comparison-Bills
  • 3 HR 25/S7-Differences

Box 453 Committee Files Interior & Insular Affairs-Energy and Environment-HR 25

  • 1 HR25/S7 Conference Report
  • 2-5 Strip Mining-Federal and State Regulations(3)
  • 6-7 Strip Mining-HR 25-Reference Material (2)

Box 454 94th, 1975-76, Insular and Interior-Energy and Environment, HR 25-Strip Mining

  • 1 HR25 Miscellaneous:
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    • Principal Points on HR 25
    • Strip Mining Bill-Reintroduction in 94th Congress
    • EPA Summary and Analysis
    • Wednesday and Thursday Amendment
    • Sec. 209 Application
    • Hosmer Amendments Beyond Title II
    • McDade & Priority
    • Vote Count
    • Development of Western Coal-ARCo. Information
    • Congressional Record Service Memo on Inflation Impact of Strip Mining Bill
    • Coalition 1975, Committee Report (94th Congress)
    • Congressional Record Inserts re: Strip Mining by Various Members
    • Time of Veto Override Congressional Record Inserts
    • Democratic Study Group () Fact Sheet
    • Senate Debate
    • HR 25 Rules Committee
    • Strip Mining Whip Advisory, March 6 Whip Advisory
    • Differences Between HR 25 & S425
    • Strip Mining Press Release-January 29, 1975
  • 2-7 HR 25 Correspondence(6)
  • 8 Pressure Mail
  • 9 Letters to Rogers Morton-March 26, 1975
  • 10 Zarb Letter, April 27, 1975
  • 11 HR 25/S7-Bound Bills-Annotated

Box 455 Interior & Insular Affairs-Energy and Environment-HR 25

  • 1 Bound Bills
    • Acts- HR 25 (4)
    • Amendment- HR 25
    • HR 2062
    • HR 25/62
    • HR 25/S7
  • 2 HR25/S7- Comparison Print
  • 3 Administration Draft of HR 25
  • 4 HR 25-Veto Hearing
  • 5 Morris K Udall Strip Mining Override Materials
  • 6 Udall Statements and Press Releases
  • 7 House Debate
  • 8 Senate Debate and Bill
  • 9 HR 25-Committee Recommendations
  • 10 Steiger Remarks

Box 456 Committee Interior & Insular Affairs-Energy and Environment HR 25/37, HR 9725, HR 13950

  • - Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act (2 bound vols.)
  • 1 HR 9725
  • 2 New Melcher Amendment on Alluvial Valley Floors
  • 3 Amendment Section 510 Alluvial Valley Floors
  • 4 "Dear Colleague" 3/3/7
  • 5 Record 3/22/76- Melcher Amendments to HR 9725
  • 6 HR 9725-Notebook pages
  • 7 HR 9725-Strip Mining-General
  • 8 Strip Mining-General
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    • Congressional Budget Office Report-8/13/76
    • Resolution
    • Fact Sheet
    • Coal Prices
    • Letter
    • Seiberling Amendments
    • Wiessner memo to Melcher-3/22 re: HR 9725
    • June 16-Alluvial Valley Floors Letter from Department
    • of Interior-Strip Mining.
  • 9 Melcher Memo to Committee
  • 10 Draft Committee Report
  • 11 Memo-PILT & HR 9725
  • 12 HR 9725-Major Changes from HR 25
  • 13 Rhodes, "Dear Colleague"- 3/22
  • 14 Environmental Policy Center State Mining Regulations- March, 1976 & Geological Survey State Regulations
  • 15 National Coal Association Letter-Strip Mining
  • 16 Tennessee Valley Authority Article on Mine Reclamation
  • 17 HR 9725-"Dear Colleague"-3/16/76
  • 18 HR 9725-U.S.Geological Survey Alluvial Valley Floors
  • 19 Village Voice Article and Response
  • 20 HR 9725-Memo: Selected Denial
  • 21 HR 9725-AFL/CIO-Letter
  • 22 HR 9725 Summary Changes
  • 23 HR 9725 Hydrology & Test Boring Analysis Project Costs
  • 24 Rocky Mountain News-HR 9725-3/31/76
  • 25 Strip Mining Discharge Petition
  • 26 Pennsylvania Mining Materials
  • 27 HR 9725/13950 Press Clippings
  • 28 HR 9725-Background Information
  • 29 Ownership of Coal Reserves, 1974
  • 30 Strip Mining in Great Britain Sierra Club 4/4/73
  • 31 Kentucky Statement-Strip Mining
  • 32 Klepe's Regulations Revisions-Star-5/11/76
  • 33 Coal Outlook Questionnaire-5/14/76
  • 34 Strip Mining-HR 13950-General
  • 35 HR 13950 (Melcher) Strip Mining
  • 36 Amendments offered in Committee-HR 13950
  • 37 Strip Mining-Technical Amendments
  • 38 Congressional Budget Office () Report 8/13/76
  • 39 Explanation of Changes for Committee, HR 13950-6/9/76
  • 40 Strip Mining- HR 13950 Key Votes
  • 41 Memo to Melcher re: modifications in HR 13950
  • 42 Department of Interior Letter to Haley re: HR 13950
  • 43 HR13950 Reference
  • 44 HR13950 Rules Committee

Box 457 Interior-Strip Mining, 1977-80, 95th- 96th Interior-95th Congress:

  • 1 Strip Mining-Misc.
  • 2 Various Udall HR25 Working Papers
  • 3 Udall Address to National Research Council
  • 4 Correspondence
  • 5 Supplement to the 1st Draft of Regulations
  • 6 Incoming Udall Correspondence on HJR 845 (no response)
  • 7 HR 13553- Coal Leasing Amendments
  • 8 Surface Coal Mining & Reclamation Operations-Permanent Regulatory Program
  • 9 Court Briefs from Center for Law and Social Policy
  • 10 Central Appalachia Flooding Interior-96th Congress
  • 11-12 1977 Strip Mining Bill-1979 Amendments (2)
  • 13 Correspondence to Udall
  • 14 Correspondence to Udall, re: S1403 Federal Strip Mining Act

Box 458 HR11500/HR25/S 7, Interior-Strip Mining

  • 1 General
  • 2 Office of Surface Mining Reclamation (bound volume)
  • 3 Media Articles
  • 4 Strip Mining Hearings
  • 5 Un-printed Parts of 1979 Strip Mine Hearings
  • 6 Weekly Inspection Reports- 1978-79
  • 7 Photographs- Walter Heine Testimony- March 27, 1980

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