H.R. 4825 (109th): Nuclear Release Notice Act of 2006

Introduced:
Mar 01, 2006 (109th Congress, 2005–2006)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
See Instead:

S. 2348 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Sep 13, 2006

Sponsor
Gerald “Jerry” Weller
Representative for Illinois's 11th congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Mar 01, 2006
Length
3 pages
Related Bills
S. 2348 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 13, 2006

 
Status

This bill was introduced on March 1, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Mar 01, 2006
Referred to Committee Mar 01, 2006
 
Full Title

To amend the Atomic Energy Act of 1954 to require a licensee to notify the State, county, and public in which a facility is located whenever there is an unplanned release of fission products in excess of allowable limits.

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Cosponsors
3 cosponsors (3D) (show)
Committees

House Energy and Commerce

Energy and Power

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3/1/2006--Introduced.
Nuclear Release Notice Act of 2006 - Amends the Atomic Energy Act of 1954 to condition the issuance of a license for a utilization facility on a requirement that, in the event of any unplanned release of either fission products or other radioactive substances, the licensee immediately notify the Nuclear Regulatory Commission and the state and county in which the facility is located.

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