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- Full Title
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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Jul 29, 1982
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6897”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
2 cosponsors (1R, 1D)
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 29, 1982
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 6897 — 97th Congress: Electric Utility Nuclear Accident Cost Allocation Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hr6897
“H.R. 6897 — 97th Congress: Electric Utility Nuclear Accident Cost Allocation Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1982. February 7, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hr6897>
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