A bill to require the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to obtain the consent of affected State and local governments before authorizing the construction of a nuclear waste repository.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Nevada. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 10, 2015
Length: 3 pages
Mar 10, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 10, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Mar 10, 2015
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S. 691 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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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