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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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 13259”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). 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. February 10, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/hr13259>
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