H.R. 4088 (99th): Nuclear Waste Policy Improvement Act of 1986


Jan 30, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 30, 1986, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


William Hendon

Representative for North Carolina's 11th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982 to prohibit the development of a repository in proximity to a monitored retrievable storage facility.

Summary (CRS)

1/30/1986--Introduced.Nuclear Waste Policy Improvement Act of 1986 - Amends the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982 to direct the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to disqualify any nuclear storage site from development ... Read more >

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Jan 30, 1986

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16 cosponsors (10D, 6R) (show)
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S. 2032 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 30, 1986

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