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S. 331 (114th): Radiation Exposure Compensation Act Amendments of 2015

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A bill to amend the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act to improve compensation for workers involved in uranium mining, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Michael Crapo

Sponsor. Senator for Idaho. Republican.

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Last Updated: Feb 2, 2015
Length: 22 pages
Introduced
Feb 2, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 2, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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Senators Call For Hearing on RECA
    — Sen. Michael Crapo [R-ID] (Sponsor) on Jul 24, 2015

Udall, Heinrich Call for Hearing on Need to Expand Radiation Exposure Compensation Act to Include Tularosa Downwinders, Post-1971 Uranium Workers [press_release]
    — Sen. Tom Udall [D-NM] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 28, 2015

Bipartisan Group Of Senators Reintroduce The Radiation Exposure Compensation Act
    — Sen. Martin Heinrich [D-NM] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 5, 2015

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History

Feb 2, 2015
 
Introduced

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S. 331 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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