S. 95: Nuclear Waste Informed Consent Act

A bill to require the Secretary of Energy to obtain the consent of affected State and local governments before making an expenditure from the Nuclear Waste Fund for a nuclear waste repository.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Overview

Introduced:

Jan 11, 2017

Status:

Referred to Committee on Jan 11, 2017

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on January 11, 2017, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Dean Heller

Senior Senator from Nevada

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 11, 2017
Length: 3 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Jan 11, 2017
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Ordered Reported by Committee

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 95 is 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.

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