A bill to establish a supplemental insurance fund administered by the Secretary of Energy to pay the costs of necessary remedial action following damage to nuclear powerplants, including certain remedial action at the Three Mile Island facilities in Pennsylvania, to require participation in such fund by the licensees of nuclear powerplants as a condition for the licensing and continued operation of such plants, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Jul 29, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 29, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Jersey's 5th congressional district
Jul 29, 1982
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H.R. 6897 (97th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 97th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1981 to Dec 23, 1982. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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