S. 2556 (99th): A bill to suspend the site selection process under the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982, and for other purposes.
Jun 16, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 16, 1986, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Nevada
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- 6/16/1986--Introduced.Repeals Federal guidelines in the Nuclear Waste Policy Act regarding nuclear waste repository site recommendations and site characterizations.Prohibits the Secretary of Energy from expending any funds for any site selection ...
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Last Action: Jun 12, 1986
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