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H.R. 7865 (96th): Nuclear Safety, Research, Demonstration, and Development Act of 1980

About the bill

Source: Wikipedia

Nuclear Safety, Research, Demonstration, and Development Act of 1980, 42 U.S.C. § 9701, established nuclear safety policy for nuclear power plants supplying electric energy and electricity generation within the United States. The Act authorized a five-year demonstration program simulating conditions with light water nuclear reactors for the observation of control monitoring and phases of operation for nuclear reactor cores. The U.S. Department of Energy was authorized by the Act of Congress to conduct the nuclear reactor demonstration study while establishing a reactor engineering simulator facility at a United ...

Sponsor and status

Introduced
Jul 30, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 22, 1980

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 22, 1980.

Law
Pub.L. 96-567
Sponsor

Mike McCormack

Representative for Washington's 4th congressional district

Democrat

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Last Updated: Dec 22, 1980

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History

Jul 30, 1980
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Aug 25, 1980
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Sep 26, 1980
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

Dec 12, 1980
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

Dec 13, 1980
 
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Dec 22, 1980
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 7865 (96th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 96th Congress, which met from Jan 15, 1979 to Dec 16, 1980. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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