About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to amend the Atomic Energy Act of 1954 to provide for thorium fuel cycle nuclear power generation.
- Summary (CRS)
Thorium Energy Independence and Security Act of 2008 - Amends the Atomic Energy Act of 1954 to direct the Secretary of Energy to establish, and provide funds to, an office ...
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Oct 2, 2008
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3680”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 3680 — 110th Congress: Thorium Energy Independence and Security Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s3680
“S. 3680 — 110th Congress: Thorium Energy Independence and Security Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s3680>
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