S. 3853 (94th): Nuclear Explosive Proliferation Control Act


Sep 29, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 29, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Pastore

Senator from Rhode Island


About the bill

Full Title

An original bill to provide for more efficient and effective control over the proliferation of nuclear explosives by amendments to the Atomic Energy Act of 1954.

Summary (CRS)

9/29/1976--Introduced.Nuclear Explosive Proliferation Control Act - Declares it the policy of the United States to:(1) actively pursue the establishment of international nuclear proliferation controls;(2) insure that United States participation in ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 29, 1976

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Sep 29, 1976
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A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3853”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.



There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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