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Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science and Technology. Subcommittee on Energy Research and Production.

Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982

progress and problems : findings, recommendations, and hearings : summary with supplemental views : report before the Subcommittee on Energy Research and Production transmitted to the Committee on Science and Technology, U.S. House of Representatives, Ninety-ninth Congress, second session.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science and Technology. Subcommittee on Energy Research and Production.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Radioactive waste disposal -- Government policy -- United States.,
    • Radioactive waste disposal -- Law and legislation -- United States.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTD898 .U522 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 27 p. ;
      Number of Pages27
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2344688M
      LC Control Number86602064

      responsibilities and liabilities under the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of (NWPA) and the status and budgetary treatment of the Nuclear Waste Fund. Since CBO last testified on this topic five years ago, there have been a number of important developments.1 I would like to . To amend the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SECTION 1. AMENDMENT TO NUCLEAR WASTE POLICY ACT OF The Nuclear Waste Policy Act of is amended to read as follows: `SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE AND TABLE OF CONTENTS.

      The Nuclear Waste Policy Act of and the Amendments Act of laid out a process for identifying a site for a geologic repository. That repository was to be opened and operating by the end of January The federal government now hopes to open a repository at Yucca Mountain, which is located in southwestern Nevada, by the end of The Basalt Waste Isolation Project (BWIP) broke ground at Hanford Site in , conducting tests aimed at siting a safe and isolated repository for reactor irradiated fuel and other nuclear byproducts.. Between and enactment of the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of (NWPA), studies at the Hanford site continued to evaluate the geologic and hydrologic suitability of the .

      Introduction The Nuclear Waste Policy Act of Responslblhtles of DOE and Other Federal Agencies m the Nuclear Waste Management Program 10 11 13 Role of Affected States, Local Governments, and Indian Tribes 20 Responslbllltles of the Nation’s Utilities KWPA Requirements for Financing the Cost of Nuclear. 1 nuclear fuel, resulting from civilian nuclear activi-2 ties, to which the Department holds title.’’. 3 (3) TECHNICAL AMENDMENTS.—Section of 4 the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of (42 U.S.C. 5 ) is amended— 6 (A) in subsection (a), by striking ‘‘such 7 subsection’’ and inserting ‘‘subsection (f) ofFile Size: KB.


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Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982 by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science and Technology. Subcommittee on Energy Research and Production. Download PDF EPUB FB2

42 U.S.C. § et seq. () The Nuclear Waste Policy Act (NWPA) supports the use of deep geologic repositories for the safe storage and/or disposal of radioactive waste.

The Act establishes procedures to evaluate and select sites for geologic repositories and for the interaction of state and federal governments.

Document on the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of An Act to provide for the development of repositories for the disposal of high-level radioactive waste and spent nuclear fuel, to establish a program of research, development, and demonstration regarding the disposal of high-level radioactive waste and spent nuclear fuel, and for other purposes.

Shown Here: Passed Senate amended (12/20/) (Measure passed Senate, amended) Nuclear Waste Policy Act of - Provides that this Act shall not apply to atomic energy defense activities or to facilities connected with such activities.

9/24/Introduced. Nuclear Waste Policy Act of - Title I: Disposal and Storage of High-Level Radioactive Waste, Spent Nuclear Fuel, and Low-Level Radioactive Waste - Provides that titles I and III of this Act shall not apply to atomic energy defense activities or to facilities connected with such activities.

H.R. (97th). A bill to provide for the development of repositories for the disposal of high-level radioactive waste and spent nuclear fuel, to establish a program of research, development, and demonstration regarding the disposal of high-level radioactive waste and spent nuclear fuel, and for other purposes.

Ina database. Office of Civilian Radioactive Waste Management Washington, D.C. March i THE NUCLEAR WASTE POLICY ACT OF An Act to provide for the development of repositories for the disposal of high-level radioactive waste and spent nuclear fuel, to establish a program of research, development.

Titles for H.R - 97th Congress (): Nuclear Waste Policy Act of The Nuclear Waste Policy Act of (NWPA) created a timetable and procedure for establishing a permanent, underground repository for high-level radioactive waste.

The NWPA also provided for temporary federal storage of waste, including spent fuel from civilian nuclear reactors. Get this from a library. Federal agencies involved in the implementation of the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of [United States.

Department of Energy. Office of. After two years of deadlock caused by seven committees in the House (and several senators who feared that their state will become a disposal site), Congress passed the Nuclear Waste Policy Act (NWPA) of with bipartisan support [8], especially backed by the nuclear industry and Reagan’s administration [9].

InCongress enacted the first comprehensive legislation regarding spent nuclear fuel and high-level radioactive waste disposal.

This Federal law is called the Nuclear Waste Policy Act. Congress based this law on recommendations from groups such as the National Academy of Sciences, the U.S. Geological Survey, and several professional. Nuclear waste disposal: can government cope.

With the passage of the Nuclear Waste Policy Act ofthe policy debate surrounding nuclear waste management shifted from broad issues of problem definition to the question of "how" to implement the provisions of the Act.

Among the more important. The Nuclear Waste Policy Act of (Generic Letter No. ) UNITED STATES NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION WASHINGTON, D. Febru TO ALL POWER AND NON-POWER REACTOR LICENSEES, APPLICANTS FOR AN OPERATING LICENSE AND HOLDERS OF CONSTRUCTION PERMITS Gentlemen:.

Policy Analysis: The Nuclear Waste Policy Act of in Perspective.,’ The issues and problems described in the pre-ceding chapter were debated extensively during the 96th and 97th Congresses, culminating in final passage of the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of (NWPA) in the closing hours of the 97th Congress.

RAND Research Topic: Nuclear Waste Policy Act of The Nuclear Waste Administration Act (S. ) appears to strike a balance between the competing values of public accountability and insulation from political influence, write Lynn Davis and Debra Knopman.

Inthe U.S. Congress enacted the Nuclear Waste Policy Act, directing the Department of Energy (DOE) to create a program for the safe and permanent disposal of used commercial fuel and defense-related high-level radioactive waste in a geological repository.

waste disposal and ultimately focuses on the Low-Level Radioactive Waste Policy Act Amendments of Part I provides some back-ground on the discovery and early uses of radiation.

Part II describes prior methods of radioactive waste disposal and federal efforts to control the uses and disposal of such waste.

The Nuclear Waste Policy Act of dictated that the federal government would identify a permanent geological repository—a long-term storage site—and begin transferring waste from nuclear power plants to that repository by NWPA - Nuclear Waste Policy Act of Looking for abbreviations of NWPA.

It is Nuclear Waste Policy Act of Nuclear Waste Policy Act of listed as NWPA NUCLEAR; Nuclear Waste Policy Act of ; NUCLEBRAS; NUCLEP; NUCLEX; NUCM; NUCMAS; NUCMC; NUCMUC; NUCO; NUCOMSSA; NUCON; NUCOS; NUCPS; NUCPWR. The Yucca Mountain Litigation: Breach of Contract Under the Nuclear Waste Policy Act Congressional Research Service 2 This report analyzes the more than 13 years of ongoing litigation over the government’s obligations to collect and dispose of SNF under the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of Part I willFile Size: 1MB.

The Nuclear Waste Policy Act of is signed, authorizing the development of a high-level nuclear waste repository. read full article March Reagan terms the Soviet Union the "evil empire" and announces the Strategic Defense Initiative (Star Wars), a satellite-based defense system that would destroy incoming missiles and warheads in space.

Nuclear waste: institutional relations under the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of report to congressional requestorsThe Office in English.Inthe government passed the Nuclear Waste Policy Act (NWPA), which outlined a timeline and procedure by which the Department of Energy would select two locations for national nuclear waste repositories–one on the east side of the country and one on the west side.