S. 2348 (109th): Nuclear Release Notice Act of 2006

Introduced:

Mar 1, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 13, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Barack Obama

Senator from Illinois

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 25, 2006
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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

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Related Bills

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S. 2224 (110th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 24, 2007

H.R. 4825 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 1, 2006

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 2348” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Mar 1, 2006
Reported by Committee
Sep 13, 2006

Details

Cosponsors
4 cosponsors (3D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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