Vote — Oct 7, 2015 2:21 p.m.
Jun 15, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982
This bill was introduced on August 4, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 24th congressional district
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.
8/20/1982--Reported to House amended, Part I.(Reported to House from the Committee on Energy and Commerce with amendment, H. Rept. 97-785 (Part I)) Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982 - Provides ... Read more >
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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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. October 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hr6598>
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