Summary: H.R.3747 — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.3747. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (01/26/1994)

Safe Shipment and Handling Act of 1994 - Authorizes any port authority to: (1) establish, through a public comment process, reasonable guidelines to ensure that the unloading, transfer, and shipment of spent nuclear fuel at or through a port under its jurisdiction is conducted in a manner that protects the public health and safety and the environment in the port's vicinity; and (2) prohibit any such unloading, transfer, or shipment not in compliance with such guidelines.

Specifies certain contents of such guidelines.

States that nothing in this Act shall affect the liability or indemnification of the port in the handling of nuclear materials.