|Series||House report - 95th Congress, 2d session ; no. 95-1236|
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Get this from a library! Black lung supplemental and oversight on HEW positions: hearing before a subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, United States Senate, Ninety-fifth Congress, second session: special hearing [held at] Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Department of Labor.. [United States. Congress. Senate. Department of Labor. Title(s): Black lung supplemental and oversight on HEW positions: hearing before a subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, United States Senate, Ninety-fifth Congress, second session ; special hearing, Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Department of Labor. (Department of Labor Appropriations Act, ) BLACK LUNG DISABILITY TRUST FUND OWCP - BLDTF - 2 Supplemental Appropriations Act, , PUB. L. N/A PUB. L. Emergency Economic The Black Lung Disability Trust Fund (BLDTF) was established by the Black Lung Benefits. The Black Lung Benefits Program helps coal miners who have been totally disabled due to black lung disease. Coal companies found liable or the Black Lung Disability Trust Fund pay these benefits. The trust may pay if, for example, a company goes bankrupt. A domestic coal tax is the trust’s primary funding reported in that the trust faces financial challenges and that its debt.
Quick Links FY Budget DOL Budget in Brief Fiscal Year - Department of Labor Budget in Brief The President's Budget for Fiscal Year View the President's Budget for Fiscal Year Volume I Annual Performance Report. BLACK LUNG DISABILITY TRUST FUND (Including Transfer of Funds) APPROPRIATION LANGUAGE. In fiscal year [ and thereafter] , such sums as may be necessary from the Black Lung Disability Trust Fund (“Fund”), to remain available until expended, for payment of all benefits. however, it cannot reimburse the board for its judges since it already is using all available black lung program funds. funds for the black lung program cases are appropriated in the yearly department of labor appropriations acts under the line item "black lung . The Black Lung Disability Trust Fund (BLDTF) was established by the Black Lung Benefits Revenue Act of , as amended Decem , companion legislation to the Black Lung Benefits Reform Act of , to shift fiscal responsibility for Black Lung benefit payments from the Federal Government to the coal industry.
The U.S. Department of Labor, Office of Administrative Law Judges, is the trial court for most Department's formal adjudications, such as black lung and longshore workers' compensation programs, nuclear and environmental whistleblower cases, OFCCP enforcement actions, Workforce Investment Act disputes, permanent and temporary alien labor certications, and a wide variety of other case types. "Black Lung Disability Trust Fund." Q., Pub. L. NO. , Stat Funds for the Board's ALJs come from the yearly lump-sum salaries and expense appropriation to the Board. - Id. The legislative history of both the Supplemental Appropriations Act, Pub. L. No. , 99 Stat. , , and the fiscal year Department of Labor Appropriations. Committee on Appropriations | Room S, The Capitol, Washington, D.C. | () The Official Reporter for The United States Department of Labor's Benefit Review Board The Black Lung Reporter, developed with the cooperation of the Benefits Review Board and the Office of Administrative Law Judges of the Department of Labor, provides comprehensive coverage of Benefits Review Board actions in the area of employee compensation under the Black Lung Benefits Act, as .