Bill To Help Former Coal Miners

Legislators in the state house say they are teaming up on a bill they hope will help former coal miners.The bill was pre-filed by Representative Angie Hatton and Robert Goforth would roll back the sections of a new law, which would significantly limit the number of state-certified doctors eligible to diagnose black lung.Their legislation would again allow the state to contract with any physician trained to diagnose the disease.




Source: MG News

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