Passed House — Oct 8, 2015
Last Action: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 254 - 173 (Roll no. 544).
Explanation: This bill passed in the House on October 8, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
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.
4/10/1979--Introduced.Nuclear Reactor Moratorium and Nuclear Waste Disposal Prohibition Act - Directs the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to cease the granting of licenses for construction or operation of nuclear reactors pending the ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2800 (97th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3581”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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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. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hr3581>
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