A bill to terminate the Department of Energy's program to promote the use of liquid metal reactors for the disposal of high-level radioactive waste.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Massachusetts. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 22, 1994
Length: 3 pages
103rd Congress (1993–1994)
This bill was introduced on February 22, 1994, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
3 Cosponsors (2 Democrats, 1 Republican)
Feb 22, 1994
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S. 1859 (103rd) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 1859. This is the one from the 103rd Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 103rd Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1993 to Dec 1, 1994. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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