H.R. 5016 (97th): High-Level Radioactive Waste Management and Policy Act

Introduced:

Nov 18, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 20, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Marilyn Lloyd

Representative for Tennessee's 3rd congressional district

Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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History

Nov 18, 1981
 
Introduced

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Nov 20, 1981
 
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