Summary: H.R.5520 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)All Information (Except Text)

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Reported to House amended, Part I (10/27/1990)

Amends the Atomic Energy Act of 1954 to affirm State authority to regulate the disposal of certain low-level radioactive waste for which the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) does not require disposal in a licensed facility. Requires the NRC to promulgate, within 90 days after enactment of this Act, regulations providing for timely notification to a State before the transport of any low-level radioactive waste earmarked for disposal within such State.