H.R. 3631 (102nd): To amend the Atomic Energy Act of 1954 to prohibit the disposal of non-byproduct material at certain mill tailings disposal sites, and for other purposes.

Introduced:
Oct 24, 1991 (102nd Congress, 1991–1992)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Douglas Owens
Representative for Utah's 2nd congressional district
Party
Democrat
Related Bills
H.R. 3784 (Related)
To amend the Atomic Energy Act of 1954 to prohibit the disposal of non-byproduct ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 14, 1991

 
Status

This bill was introduced on October 24, 1991, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Oct 24, 1991
Referred to Committee Oct 24, 1991
 
Summary

No summaries available.

Cosponsors
none
Committees

House Energy and Commerce

Energy and Power

House Natural Resources

Energy and Mineral Resources

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

 
Primary Source

THOMAS.gov (The Library of Congress)

GovTrack gets most information from THOMAS, which is updated generally one day after events occur. Activity since the last update may not be reflected here. Data comes via the congress project.

Widget

Get a bill status widget for your website »

Citation

Click a format for a citation suggestion:

Notes

H.R. stands for House of Representatives bill.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the president to become law.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

GovTrack’s Bill Summary

We don’t have a summary available yet.

Library of Congress Summary

The summary below was written by the Congressional Research Service, which is a nonpartisan division of the Library of Congress.


10/24/1991--Introduced.
Amends the Atomic Energy Act of 1954 to require the agreement of the Governor or chief executive officer of a State before: (1) any material (other than byproduct material which is generated at a site subject to regulation under specified provisions of the Uranium Mill Tailings Radiation Control Act of 1978) may be disposed of at that site in such State; or (2) any such byproduct material may be transported into such State for purposes of storage or disposal.

House Republican Conference Summary

The summary below was written by the House Republican Conference, which is the caucus of Republicans in the House of Representatives.


No summary available.

House Democratic Caucus Summary

The House Democratic Caucus does not provide summaries of bills.

So, yes, we display the House Republican Conference’s summaries when available even if we do not have a Democratic summary available. That’s because we feel it is better to give you as much information as possible, even if we cannot provide every viewpoint.

We’ll be looking for a source of summaries from the other side in the meanwhile.

Use the comment space below for discussion of the merits of H.R. 3631 (102nd) with other GovTrack users.
Your comments are not read by Congressional staff.

comments powered by Disqus