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H.R. 1320 (115th): Nuclear Utilization of Keynote Energy Act

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Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.R. 1320 modifies the formula used to determine the amount of fees the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) charges the entities it regulates. The bill also would modify procedures related to NRC’s review of applications for certain permits and licenses and allow the agency to conduct, on an informal basis, any type of hearing requested to review the agency’s actions or decisions. H.R. 1320 also would require the NRC and the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to complete a variety of studies and reports on nuclear-related issues.

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Adam Kinzinger

Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 16th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Sep 26, 2018
Length: 22 pages
Introduced
Mar 2, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 25, 2018 but was never passed by the Senate.

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Kinzinger Nuclear Bill Headed to President’s Desk
    — Rep. Adam Kinzinger [R-IL16] (Sponsor) on Dec 21, 2018

Representatives Kinzinger and Doyle Introduce the NUKE Act
    — Rep. Michael “Mike” Doyle [D-PA18] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 2, 2017

Rush Statement at Markup on Nuclear Bills
    — Rep. Bobby Rush [D-IL1] on Jun 21, 2018

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Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 1320 will add $28 million in new spending through 2023.

History

Mar 2, 2017
 
Introduced

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May 22, 2018
 
Considered by Energy

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Jun 21, 2018
 
Considered by Energy

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Jul 12, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Sep 7, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Energy and Commerce

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Sep 21, 2018
 
On House Schedule

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Sep 25, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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H.R. 1320 (115th) 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 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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