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H.R. 16582 (93rd): Nuclear Energy Reappraisal Act

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A bill to terminate the granting of construction licenses of nuclear fission powerplants in the United States pending action by the Congress following a comprehensive 5-year study of the nuclear fuel cycle, with particular reference to its safety and environmental hazards, to be conducted by the Office of Technology Assessment.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Introduced
Aug 22, 1974
93rd Congress (1973–1974)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 22, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).

Sponsor

Jerome Waldie

Representative for California's 14th congressional district

Democrat

Cosponsors

11 Cosponsors (11 Democrats)

Source

History

Aug 22, 1974
 
Introduced

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H.R. 16582 (93rd) 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 16582. This is the one from the 93rd Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 93rd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1973 to Dec 20, 1974. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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