H.R. 590: Advanced Nuclear Technology Development Act of 2017

H.R. 590 as introduced requires the Department of Energy (DOE) and the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) to collaborate to provide certainty for the development of advanced nuclear technology. Specifically, the legislation directs DOE and NRC to enter into a memorandum of understanding to ensure technical expertise is maintained, modeling and simulation is utilized and DOE facilities are available to the ... Continue reading »
(Source: Republican Policy Committee)

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Jan 20, 2017


Passed House on Jan 23, 2017

This bill passed in the House on January 23, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.


Robert Latta

Representative for Ohio's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 10, 2017
Length: 8 pages


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Jan 20, 2017

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Jan 23, 2017
Passed House

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Feb 10, 2017
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Passed Senate

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