H.R. 13259 (95th): Nuclear Waste Disposal Act


Jun 22, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 22, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Leo Ryan

Representative for California's 11th congressional district


About the bill

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A bill to amend the Atomic Energy Act of 1954, as amended, to provide for a proceeding by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to determine whether radioactive wastes can be safely contained, whether a plan for such containment exists, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Jun 22, 1978

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