S. 2551 (110th): Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act of 2008


Jan 24, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 24, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James “Jim” Inhofe

Senator from Oklahoma



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Last Updated: Jan 24, 2008
Length: 28 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for the safe development of a repository at the Yucca Mountain site in the State of Nevada, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/24/2008--Introduced.Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act of 2008 - Amends the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982 to revise administrative procedures, including those used by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) at ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 24, 2008

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2551”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


7 cosponsors (7R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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