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Jun 22, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978
This bill was introduced on June 22, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 11th congressional district
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.
6/22/1978--Introduced.Nuclear Waste Disposal Act - Amends the Atomic Energy Act of 1954 to direct the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to commence a public proceeding to determine:(1) whether reliable information exists to ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 13259 — 95th Congress: Nuclear Waste Disposal Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/hr13259
“H.R. 13259 — 95th Congress: Nuclear Waste Disposal Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1978. November 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/hr13259>
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