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A bill to provide for the development of repositories for the disposal of high-level radioactive waste and spent nuclear fuel, and for other purposes.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 24, 1982
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 6598 — 97th Congress: Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hr6598
“H.R. 6598 — 97th Congress: Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982.” www.GovTrack.us. 1982. May 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hr6598>
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