H.R. 4084: Nuclear Energy Innovation Capabilities Act

Introduced:

Nov 19, 2015

Status:

Passed House on Feb 29, 2016

This bill passed in the House on February 29, 2016 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Randy Weber

Representative for Texas's 14th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 14, 2016
Length: 14 pages

Prognosis:

22% chance of being enacted (details)

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Full Title

To enable civilian research and development of advanced nuclear energy technologies by private and public institutions and to expand theoretical and practical knowledge of nuclear physics, chemistry, and materials science.

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History

Nov 19, 2015
 
Introduced

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Jan 12, 2016
 
Reported by Committee

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Feb 29, 2016
 
Passed House

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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Cosponsors
28 cosponsors (21R, 7D) (show)
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Votes

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Related Bills

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H.R. 4909 (Related)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017

Passed House
Last Action: May 18, 2016

H.R. 4066 (Related)
Nuclear Innovation Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 18, 2015

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