S. 683 (106th): Independent Spent Nuclear Fuel Storage Act of 1999


Mar 23, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 23, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Richard Bryan

Senator from Nevada



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Last Updated: Mar 23, 1999
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982 to allow commercial nuclear utilities that have contracts with the Secretary of Energy under section 302 of that Act to receive credits to offset the cost of storing spent fuel that the Secretary is unable to accept for disposal.

Summary (CRS)

3/23/1999--Introduced.Independent Spent Nuclear Fuel Storage Act of 1999 - Amends the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982 to authorize persons holding spent nuclear fuel contracts to offset the expenses of ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 23, 1999

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 683”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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S. 296 (105th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 11, 1997

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