Nov 18, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on November 20, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Tennessee's 3rd congressional district
About the bill
A bill to establish a Federal policy with respect to the disposal of high-level radioactive waste from civilian nuclear activities, to provide for the construction, operation, and maintenance of waste disposal facilities, to provide for a program of nuclear waste and spent fuel research and development, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5016 — 97th Congress: High-Level Radioactive Waste Management and Policy Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hr5016
“H.R. 5016 — 97th Congress: High-Level Radioactive Waste Management and Policy Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1981. October 1, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hr5016>
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