H.R. 4187 (99th): Nuclear Waste Policy Improvement Act of 1986


Feb 19, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 19, 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 second or subsequent repository in proximity to a national park.

Summary (CRS)

2/19/1986--Introduced.Nuclear Waste Policy Improvement Act of 1986 - Amends the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982 to direct the Secretary of Energy to revise the guidelines regarding repository site recommendations ... Read more >

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Feb 19, 1986

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