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Name: Federal Mine Safety and Health Act of 1977, as amended Rule (20 CFR Parts 715, 717, 720, 725 and 727)
Country: United States of America
Subject(s): Mining and quarrying workers; Social security (general standards)
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1978-08-11
Entry into force:
Published on: Federal Register, 1978-08-18
ISN: USA-1978-R-12690
Bibliography: Federal Register, 1978-08-18
Abstract/Citation: Repeals Parts 715, 717 and 720, replaces Part 725 Claims for benefits under Part C of Title IV of the Federal Mines Safety and Health Act, as amended, and inserts a new Part 727-Review of pending and denied claims under the Black Lung Benefits Reform Act of 1977.
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