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"President Bush's budget supports our regulatory and AML reclamation programs plus those of 24 states that receive federal funds from the Interior Department for their surface mining programs," said OSM Acting Director Glenda Owens.
The request will also enable OSM to continue directly administering federal regulatory and reclamation programs in states that do not operate their own surface mining programs, and on federal lands and Indian lands.
Another component to the OSM budget is a continuing obligation under the Energy Policy Act of 1992 to provide interest from the AML Fund to the United Mine Workers of America Combined Benefits Fund to defray health care costs for retired miners and their dependents whose companies have gone bankrupt or are no longer in business.