Summary: H.R.3920 — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.3920. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (02/28/1994)

TABLE OF CONTENTS:

Title I: NRC Licensing of New Department of Energy

Nuclear Facilities

Title II: Federal Nuclear Facilities Regulatory Review

Commission

Federal Nuclear Facilities Licensing and Regulation Act - Title I: NRC Licensing of New Department of Energy Nuclear Facilities - Amends the Energy Reorganization Act of 1974 to mandate that any new Department of Energy (DOE) nuclear facilities comply with the licensing requirements imposed by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

Directs the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to promulgate standards for the protection of the public health and safety and the environment from radioactive releases from new DOE nuclear facilities.

Title II: Federal Nuclear Facilities Regulatory Review Commission - Establishes the Federal Nuclear Facilities Regulatory Review Commission to recommend to the Congress an approach to subjecting existing DOE nuclear facilities to independent regulation, after taking into account specified issues.

Authorizes appropriations.