H.R.5587 - To amend the United States Enrichment Corporation Privatization Act to prevent the untimely sale of uranium hexaflouride.106th Congress (1999-2000)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Knollenberg, Joe [R-MI-11] (Introduced 10/27/2000)|
|Committees:||House - Commerce|
|Latest Action:||House - 11/08/2000 Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Power. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.5587 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)All Information (Except Text)
Amends the United States Enrichment Corporation Privatization Act to repeal: (1) the deadline by which the Secretary of Energy must sell and receive payment for uranium hexaflouride transferred by the United States Executive Agent under the Agreement between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Russian Federation Concerning the Disposition of Highly Enriched Uranium Extracted from Nuclear Weapons, dated February 18, 1993 (Russian HEU Agreement); and (2) the mandate that such uranium be sold at any time for the purpose of overfeeding.
Introduced in House (10/27/2000)
Extends the deadline for such uranium to be sold for consumption by end users.