S. 2224 (110th): Nuclear Release Notice Act of 2007


Oct 24, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 24, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Barack Obama

Senator from Illinois



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Last Updated: Oct 24, 2007
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to require a licensee to notify the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, and the State and county in which a facility is located, whenever there is an unplanned release of radioactive substances.

Summary (CRS)

Nuclear Release Notice Act of 2007 - Amends the Atomic Energy Act of 1954 to direct the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) to promulgate regulations that require civilian nuclear power facility ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 24, 2007

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2224”). 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. 2348 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

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Last Action: Sep 13, 2006

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