H.R. 2141 (100th): Price-Anderson Amendments Act of 1987


Apr 23, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 23, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Dennis Eckart

Representative for Ohio's 11th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Price-Anderson provisions of the Atomic Energy Act of 1954 to provide for unlimited liability in the event of an accident at a nuclear power plant, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/23/1987--Introduced.Price-Anderson Amendments Act of 1987 - TitleI - Liability for Production and Utilization FacilitiesAmends the Atomic Energy Act of 1954 to provide that the amount of financial protection required of ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 23, 1987

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2141”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


50 cosponsors (44D, 6R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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