About the bill
- Full Title
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.
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).
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
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Civic Impulse. (2016). 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. May 1, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hr3581>
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