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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 14th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 14, 2016
Length: 14 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on February 29, 2016 but was never passed by the Senate.
28 Cosponsors (21 Republicans, 7 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“House Unanimously Passes Bipartisan Nuclear Energy Bill”
— Rep. Randy Weber [R-TX14] (Sponsor) on Feb 29, 2016
“Texans Praise Bipartisan Nuclear Energy Bill at Hearing”
— Rep. Lamar Smith [R-TX21, 1987-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 3, 2015
Nov 19, 2015
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Jan 12, 2016
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Feb 29, 2016
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Feb 29, 2016
Reported by House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology
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H.R. 4084 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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