Vote — Jul 7, 2015 5:31 p.m.
Nomination Confirmed 95/0
Apr 10, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980
This bill was introduced on April 10, 1979, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Ohio's 20th congressional district
A bill to amend the Atomic Energy Act of 1954 to provide that no licenses for the construction or operation of nuclear reactors at nuclear powerplants shall be issued or renewed until completion of a study of the safety of such plants by the Office of Technology Assessment, and to amend the Energy Reorganization Act of 1974 to provide that the Secretary of Energy shall not construct nuclear waste disposal facilities within or near to densely populated areas.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 24, 1981
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 3581 — 96th Congress: Nuclear Reactor Moratorium and Nuclear Waste Disposal Prohibition Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hr3581
“H.R. 3581 — 96th Congress: Nuclear Reactor Moratorium and Nuclear Waste Disposal Prohibition Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1979. July 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hr3581>
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