H.R. 2218 - Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act of 2013

Environmental protection. 113th Congress (2013-2014) View bill details
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Summary:
To amend subtitle D of the Solid Waste Disposal Act to encourage recovery and beneficial use of coal combustion residuals and establish requirements for the proper management and disposal of coal combustion residuals that are protective of human health and the environment. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill was voted on in the House on July 25, 2013 
Amendments:
3 proposed amendments. 1 accepted. 2 rejected. View amendments 
House Vote: On Passage

PASSED on July 25, 2013.

voted YES: 0 voted NO: 0
1 voted present/not voting

Other Votes:

Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act of 2013

H.R. 2218 — 113th Congress (2013–2014)

Summary
To amend subtitle D of the Solid Waste Disposal Act to encourage recovery and beneficial use of coal combustion residuals and establish requirements for the proper management and disposal of coal combustion residuals that are protective of human health and the environment. (by CRS)
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Title
To amend subtitle D of the Solid Waste Disposal Act to encourage recovery and beneficial use of coal combustion residuals and establish requirements for the proper management and disposal of coal combustion residuals that are protective of human health and the environment.
Other Titles
  • Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act of 2013
  • Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act of 2013
  • Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act of 2013
  • Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act of 2013
Sponsor
David B. McKinley
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Environmental protection
  • Administrative remedies
  • Air quality
  • Coal
  • Dams and canals
  • Electric power generation and transmission
  • Emergency planning and evacuation
  • Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
  • Environmental assessment, monitoring, research
  • Environmental regulatory procedures
  • Hazardous wastes and toxic substances
  • Intergovernmental relations
  • Licensing and registrations
  • Solid waste and recycling
  • State and local government operations
  • Water quality
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Major Actions
Introduced4/11/2013
Referred to Committee
Amendments (3 proposed)
Passed House7/25/2013
Bill History
Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
select this voteHouseH.Amdt. 415 (Waxman) to H.R. 2218: Amendment sought to provide that State permit programs would be protective of human health ...7/25/2013This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
0 voted YES 0 voted NO 1 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseH.Amdt. 416 (Tonko) to H.R. 2218: Amendment sought to require the EPA Administrator to find a State coal combustion residual ...7/25/2013This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
0 voted YES 0 voted NO 1 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseOn Motion to Recommit with Instructions: H R 2218 To amend subtitle D of the Solid Waste Disposal Act to encourage recovery and beneficial use of coal combustion residuals and establish requirements for the proper management and disposal of coal combustion residuals that are protective of human health and the environment7/25/2013This motion DID NOT PASS the House
0 voted YES 0 voted NO 1 voted present/not voting
currently selectedHouseH.R. 2218 (113th): Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act of 20137/25/2013This bill PASSED the House
0 voted YES 0 voted NO 1 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Connolly amendment (A001) Agreed to by voice vote.7/25/2013PASSED by voice vote
ActionDateDescription
Introduced6/03/2013
4/11/2013Hearings Held by the Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy Prior to Introduction and Referral.
6/03/2013Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
6/03/2013Introduced in House
6/04/2013Referred to the Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy.
6/06/2013Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
6/06/2013Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote .
6/18/2013Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
6/19/2013Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Put on a legislative calendar6/19/2013Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 31 - 16.
7/10/2013Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Energy and Commerce. H. Rept. 113-148.
Put on a legislative calendar7/10/2013Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 107.
7/23/2013Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 315 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 2218 and H.R. 1582.
7/25/2013Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 315.
7/25/2013Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 2218 and H.R. 1582.
7/25/2013House resolved itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union pursuant to H. Res. 315 and Rule XVIII.
7/25/2013The Speaker designated the Honorable Rob Bishop to act as Chairman of the Committee.
7/25/2013GENERAL DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with one hour of general debate on H.R. 2218.
7/25/2013DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 315, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Connolly Part A Amendment No. 1.
7/25/2013DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 315, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Waxman Part A Amendment No. 2.
7/25/2013POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Waxman Part A Amendment No. 2, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Waxman demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
7/25/2013DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 315, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Tonko Part A Amendment No. 3.
7/25/2013POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Tonko Part A Amendment No. 3, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Tonko demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
7/25/2013UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that the unfinished business was on adoptopn of amendments which were debated earlier and on which further proceedings were postponed.
7/25/2013The House rose from the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union to report H.R. 2218.
7/25/2013The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
7/25/2013The House adopted the amendment in the nature of a substitute as agreed to by the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union.
7/25/2013Ms. McCollum moved to recommit with instructions to Energy and Commerce.
7/25/2013DEBATE - The House proeeded with 10 minutes of debate on the McCollum motion to recommit with instructions. The instructions contained in the motion to seek to require the bill to be reported back to the House with an amendment to require that the implementing agency of any coal ash permit granted under the bill ensure that all wet disposal structures meet criteria for design, construction, operation, and maintenance sufficient to prevent contamination of groundwater and sources of drinking water, including the Great Lakes pending reservation of a point of order. Subsequently, the reservation was removed.
7/25/2013The previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection.
7/25/2013Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
7/25/2013
7/25/2013House amendment offered
7/25/2013
7/25/2013House amendment offered
7/25/2013
7/25/2013House amendment offered
select this voteVote7/25/2013H.Amdt. 415 (Waxman) to H.R. 2218: Amendment sought to provide that State permit programs would be protective of human health ...
select this voteVote7/25/2013H.Amdt. 416 (Tonko) to H.R. 2218: Amendment sought to require the EPA Administrator to find a State coal combustion residual ...
select this voteVote7/25/2013On Motion to Recommit with Instructions: H R 2218 To amend subtitle D of the Solid Waste Disposal Act to encourage recovery and beneficial use of coal combustion residuals and establish requirements for the proper management and disposal of coal combustion residuals that are protective of human health and the environment
currently selectedHouse Vote on Passage7/25/2013H.R. 2218 (113th): Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act of 2013
7/25/2013Amendment (A001) offered by Mr. Connolly.
7/25/2013House amendment offered/reported by : Amendment (A001) offered by Mr. Connolly.
select this voteVote7/25/2013On agreeing to the Connolly amendment (A001) Agreed to by voice vote.
7/25/2013Amendment agreed to Committee of the Whole
7/25/2013House amendment agreed to: On agreeing to the Connolly amendment (A001) Agreed to by voice vote.
7/25/2013Amendment (A002) offered by Mr. Waxman.
7/25/2013House amendment offered/reported by : Amendment (A002) offered by Mr. Waxman.
7/25/2013Amendment (A003) offered by Mr. Tonko.
7/25/2013House amendment offered/reported by : Amendment (A003) offered by Mr. Tonko.
7/25/2013Amendment failed in Committee of the Whole
7/25/2013Roll call votes on amendments in House
7/25/2013Amendment failed in Committee of the Whole
7/25/2013Roll call votes on amendments in House
7/29/2013Received in the Senate. Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.
Put on a legislative calendar7/30/2013Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 153.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
select this voteH. Amdt. 414Connolly, Gerald [D-VA11]July 25, 2013Passed by voice vote on July 25, 2013.

Amendment requires States to update their certification documents with EPA and to include in those documents a State emergency action plan for responding to spills or leaks.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 415Waxman, Henry [D-CA33]July 25, 2013Failed by roll call vote on July 25, 2013.

Amendment sought to provide that State permit programs would be protective of human health and the environment.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 416Tonko, Paul [D-NY20]July 25, 2013Failed by roll call vote on July 25, 2013.

Amendment sought to require the EPA Administrator to find a State coal combustion residual permit program deficient if the implementation of the program threatens human health or the environment in any other State. Under the amendment, any State could request that the EPA Administrator review another State's coal combustion residuals permit program for deficiency.

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Railroads [About]
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Food and kindred products manufacturing [About]
Special trade contractors [About]
Mining [About]
Waste management [About]
Building trades unions [About]
Paper & pulp mills and paper manufacturing [About]
Heavy industrial manufacturing [About]
Manufacturing [About]
Rural electric cooperatives [About]
Building materials [About]
Recycling of metal, paper, plastics, etc. [About]
Plastics & Rubber processing & products [About]
Builders associations [About]
Textiles & fabrics [About]
Agricultural chemicals (fertilizers & pesticides) [About]
Environmental services, equipment & consulting [About]
Chambers of commerce [About]
Fiscal & tax policy [About]
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opposed this bill

132 Organizations Supported and 6 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act of 2013: H.R. 2218 (113th): Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act of 2013

132 organizations supported this bill

ADA-ES, Inc.
ADA-ES, Inc. (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
AES
AES Corporation (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Alliant Energy
Alliant Energy (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Ameren
Ameren Corporation (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
American Coal Ash Association
American Coal Ash Association (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
American Concrete Pavement Association
American Concrete Pavement Association (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
American Concrete Pipe Association
American Concrete Pipe Association (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
American Concrete Pumping Association
American Concrete Pumping Association (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
American Electric Power
American Electric Power (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
American Forest & Paper Association
American Forest and Paper Association (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
American Public Power Association
undersigned organizations (2013, June 18). Utility Industry Letter to Chairman Upton and Ranking Member Waxman. Retrieved July 22, 2013, from NRECA.
American Road & Transportation Builders Association
American Road and Transportation Builders Association (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
American Segmental Bridge Institute
American Segmental Bridge Institute (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
American Society of Concrete Contractors
American Society of Concrete Contractors (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
Arch Coal
Arch Coal Incorporated (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Ash Grove Cement Company
Ash Grove Cement Company (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Ash Grove Resources
Ash Grove Resources (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Associated Builders & Contractors
Burr, Geoffrey G. (2013, July 25). Associated Builders and Contractors Letter on HR 2218. Retrieved December 4, 2013, from Energy & Commerce Committee.
Associated General Contractors of America
Shoaf, Jeffrey D. (2013, June 18). Re: Support H.R. 2218 the Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act of 2013. Retrieved July 22, 2013, from Comm Partners.
Association of American Railroads
Association of American Railroads (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Avista Corporation
Avista Corporation (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Baker Ready Mix
Baker Ready Mix and Building Materials (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Bayou Concrete
Bayou Concrete, LLC (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Boral Material Technologies
Boral Material Technologies, LLC (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
Brick Industry Association
Brick Industry Association (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Building and Construction Trades Department, AFL-CIO
McGarvey, Sean. (2013, June 17). Building and Construction Trades Dept Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
Carpet and Rug Institute
Carpet and Rug Institute (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
CEMEX
Cemex Incorporated (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Cemstone Products Company
Cemstone Products Company (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Central Concrete Supermix
Central Concrete Supermix, Inc. (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
CERATECH, Inc.
Ceratech Incorporated (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Charah, Inc.
Charah, Inc. (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
Citizens for Recycling First
Citizens for Recycling First (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
CMS Energy
CMS Energy (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Concrete Foundations Association
Concrete Foundations Association (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute
Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Construction and Demolition Recycling Association
Turley, William. (2013, June 17). Construction and Demolition Recycling Association Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Corn Refiners Association
Corn Refiners Association (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Council of Industrial Boiler Owners
Council of Industrial Boiler Owners (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
DiGioia Gray and Associates
DiGioia Gray & Associates (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Dominion
Dominion (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
DTE Energy
DTE Energy (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Duke Energy
Duke Energy (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Dynegy Incorporated
Dynegy Incorporated (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Eastman Chemical Company
Eastman Chemical Company (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Edison Electric Institute
undersigned organizations (2013, June 18). Utility Industry Letter to Chairman Upton and Ranking Member Waxman. Retrieved July 22, 2013, from NRECA.
Electric Reliability Coordinating Council
Electric Reliability Coordinating Council (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Empire District Electric Company
Empire District Electric Company (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Entergy Corporation
Entergy Corporation (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Environmental Council of the States
Brown, Steven R. (2013, June 18). Environmental Council of the States Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
Evonik Industries
Evonik Corporation (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
FirstEnergy Corporation
FirstEnergy Corporation (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Geneva Rock Products
Geneva Rock Products (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Geosyntec Consultants
Geosyntec Consultants Incorporated (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Geosynthetic Materials Association
Geosynthetic Materials Association (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Golder Associates
Golder Associates, Inc. (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Great River Energy
Great River Energy (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Gypsoil, Llc
Gypsoil, LLC (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from http://www.geosyntec.com.
Harper Company
Harper Company (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from http://www.geosyntec.com.
Harsco Minerals
Harsco Minerals International (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
Headwaters, Inc
Headwaters, Inc. (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from http://www.geosyntec.com.
Indiana Department of Environmental Management
Easterly, Thomas W. (2013, July 23). Indiana Department of Environmental Management Letter Supporting HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from .
Industrial Energy Consumers of America
Industrial Energy Consumers of America (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
Institute of Makers of Explosives
Institute of Makers of Explosives (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Integrys Energy Group
Integrys Energy Group (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute
Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
International Association of Sheet Metal, Air, Rail and Transportation Workers
Stem Jr., James A. (2013, June 26). SMART-Transportation Division Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
International Brotherhood of Boilermakers
Conroy, Cecile M. (2013, June 17). Boilermakers Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from .
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
Hill, Edwin D. (2013, June 26). International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
James Construction Group
James Construction Group (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
JEA
JEA (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Lafarge North America
Lafarge (US) (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Large Public Power Council
Carter, Lonnie N. (2013, June 21). LPPC Letter to Speaker Boehner and Rep Pelosi. Retrieved July 22, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
LB Industrial Systems
LB Industrial Systems, LLC (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Lehigh Hanson
Lehigh Hanson, Inc. (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Luminant
Luminant (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
LyondellBasell
LyondellBasell (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from .
Mason Contractors Association of America
Mason Contractors Association (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from .
Maxxon Corporation
Maxxon Corporation (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from .
MEAG Power
MEAG Power (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
MidAmerican Energy Company
MidAmerican Energy Company (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from .
Midwest Food Processors Association
Midwest Food Processors Association, Inc. (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
MMC Materials
MMC Materials, Inc. (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
National Association of Manufacturers
National Association of Manufacturers (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from .
National Concrete Masonry Association
National Concrete Masonry Association (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from .
National Gypsum Company
National Gypsum Company (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from .
National Mining Association
National Mining Association (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from .
National Oilseed Processors Association
National Oilseed Processors Association (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from .
National Precast Concrete Association
National Precast Concrete Association (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from .
National Ready Mixed Concrete Association
National Ready Mixed Concrete Association (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from .
National Rural Electric Cooperative Association
undersigned organizations (2013, June 18). Utility Industry Letter to Chairman Upton and Ranking Member Waxman. Retrieved July 22, 2013, from NRECA.
National Slag Association
National Slag Association (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from .
National Taxpayers Union
Swift, Nan (2013, July 25). "YES" on H.R. 1582, the "Energy Consumers Relief Act of 2013," and H.R. 2218, the "Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act of 2013.". Retrieved July 29, 2013, from NTU.
Northeast Utilities
Northeast Utilities (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
OGE Energy Corporation
OGE Energy Corporation (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Oglethorpe Power Corporation
Oglethorpe Power Corporation (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Old Dominion Electric Cooperative
Old Dominion Electric Cooperative (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Pacific Power
Pacific Power (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Penn United Technologies
Penn United Technologies, Inc. (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from .
Pinnacle West Capital Corporation
Pinnacle West Capital Corporation (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from .
PMI Ash Technologies
PMI Ash Technologies (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from .
Port Aggregates Incorporated
Port Aggregates, Inc. (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from .
Portland Cement Association
Scott, Gregory M. (2013, June 17). Portland Cement Association Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from .
PPL Corporation
PPL Corporation (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
RLH Investments
RLH Investments, LLC (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from .
S&ME Inc
S&ME, Inc. (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Salt River Materials Group
Salt River Materials Group (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
SCANA Corporation
SCANA Corporation (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Separation Technologies Llc
Separation Technologies LLC (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from .
Solomon Colors
Solomon Colors, Inc. (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Southern Company
Southern Company (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Spurlino Materials
Spurlino Materials (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Sunflower Electric Power Corporation
Sunflower Electric Power Corporation (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Tile Roofing Institute
Tile Roofing Institute (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Tilt-Up Concrete Association
Tilt-Up Concrete Association (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Titan America LLC
Titan America, LLC (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Transportation Trades Department, AFL-CIO
Wytkind, Edward (2013, July 10). TTD Supports the Reasonable Regulation of Coal Ash in McKinley Bill. Retrieved July 22, 2013, from TTD.
Transwood Carriers
TransWood Carriers, Inc. (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Josten, R. Bruce. (2013, June 4). US Chamber of Commerce Letter to Chairman Upton and Ranking Member Waxman. Retrieved July 22, 2013, from US Chamber of Commerce.
U.S. Minerals, Inc.
U.S. Minerals, Inc. (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
United Mine Workers of America
Roberts, Cecil E. (2013, July 11). United Mine Workers of America Letter to Support HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from .
UNS Energy Corporation
UNS Energy Corporation (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Usibelli Coal Mine
Usibelli Coal Mine, Inc. (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Utility Solid Waste Activities Group
undersigned organizations (2013, June 18). Utility Industry Letter to Chairman Upton and Ranking Member Waxman. Retrieved July 22, 2013, from NRECA.
Utility Workers Union of America
Langford, D. Michael. (2013, June 18). Utility Workers Union of America Letter in Support of HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Vectren Corporation
Vectren Corporation (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Vulcan Materials Company
Vulcan Materials Company (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Wells Fargo
Wells Fargo Insurance Services (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Westar Energy
Westar Energy (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.
Wisconsin Cast Metals Association
Wisconsin Cast Metals Association (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
Wisconsin Paper Council
Wisconsin Paper Council (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
WPPI Energy
WPPI Energy (2013, July 22). Industry Letter of Support for HR 2218. Retrieved July 24, 2013, from House Energy and Commerce Republicans.

6 organizations opposed this bill

Clean Water Action
undersigned organizations (2013, June 10). New Coal Ash Bill Fails to Protect Public Health and Safety. Retrieved July 22, 2013, from Clean Water Action.
Earthjustice
undersigned organizations (2013, June 10). New Coal Ash Bill Fails to Protect Public Health and Safety. Retrieved July 22, 2013, from Clean Water Action.
Environmental Integrity Project
undersigned organizations (2013, June 10). New Coal Ash Bill Fails to Protect Public Health and Safety. Retrieved July 22, 2013, from Clean Water Action.
League of Conservation Voters
(2013, July 25). LCV Statement on the House Passage of Harmful Coal Ash Bill. Retrieved July 25, 2013, from .
Sierra Club
undersigned organizations (2013, June 10). New Coal Ash Bill Fails to Protect Public Health and Safety. Retrieved July 22, 2013, from Clean Water Action.
Southern Environmental Law Center
undersigned organizations (2013, June 10). New Coal Ash Bill Fails to Protect Public Health and Safety. Retrieved July 22, 2013, from Clean Water Action.

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Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Coal mining$330,398
Private Equity & Investment Firms$264,425
Electric Power utilities$242,250
Commercial banks & bank holding companies$200,301
Industrial/commercial equipment & materials$158,550
Public works, industrial & commercial construction$142,958
Construction, unclassified$139,900
Gas & Electric Utilities$108,000
Chemicals$94,280
Trucking companies & services$85,500
Forestry & Forest Products$76,900
Natural Gas transmission & distribution$74,300
Railroads$73,400
Fabricated metal products$61,606
Stone, clay, glass & concrete products$61,450
Engineering, architecture & construction mgmt svcs$49,050
Food and kindred products manufacturing$44,550
Special trade contractors$37,050
Mining$33,500
Waste management$23,900
Building trades unions$20,000
Paper & pulp mills and paper manufacturing$18,800
Heavy industrial manufacturing$18,701
Manufacturing$18,700
Rural electric cooperatives$15,000
Recycling of metal, paper, plastics, etc.$12,700
Building materials$12,700
Plastics & Rubber processing & products$12,475
Builders associations$10,000
Textiles & fabrics$7,800
Agricultural chemicals (fertilizers & pesticides)$7,700
Environmental services, equipment & consulting$7,625
Chambers of commerce$3,950
Fiscal & tax policy$2,600
Independent power generation & cogeneration$2,000
Wheat, corn, soybeans and cash grain$200
Transportation unions$0
Explosives$0
Public official (elected or appointed)$0
Energy-related unions (non-mining)$0
Manufacturing unions$0
Mining unions$0
Electroplating, polishing & related services$0
IBEW (Intl Brotherhood of Electrical Workers)$0

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
Environmental policy$18,550
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