To amend the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982 to improve the material control and accounting and data management systems used by civilian nuclear power reactors to better account for spent nuclear fuel and reduce the risks associated with the handling of those materials.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Vermont At Large. Independent.
Last Updated: Jul 11, 2006
Length: 8 pages
Jul 11, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 11, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 11, 2006
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H.R. 5761 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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