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S. 1059 (115th): Responsible Disposal Reauthorization Act of 2017

The text of the bill below is as of May 4, 2017 (Introduced).


II

115th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 1059

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

May 4, 2017

introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

A BILL

To extend the authorization of the Uranium Mill Tailings Radiation Control Act of 1978 relating to the disposal site in Mesa County, Colorado.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Responsible Disposal Reauthorization Act of 2017.

2.

Authorization

Section 112(a)(1)(B) of the Uranium Mill Tailings Radiation Control Act of 1978 (42 U.S.C. 7922(a)(1)(B)) is amended by striking September 30, 2023 and inserting September 30, 2048.