S.2429 - A bill to authorize the President to waive the application of certain requirements under the Atomic Energy Act of 1954 with respect to India.109th Congress (2005-2006)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Lugar, Richard G. [R-IN] (Introduced 03/16/2006)(by request)|
|Committees:||Senate - Foreign Relations|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 04/05/2006 Star Print ordered on the bill. (All Actions)|
|Notes:||For further action, see H.R.5682, which became Public Law 109-401 on 12/18/2006.|
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Summary: S.2429 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (03/16/2006)
Authorizes the President, upon making specified determinations, to exempt a certain proposed cooperation agreement with India from requirements of the Atomic Energy Act of 1954 (AEC) regarding: (1) mandatory maintenance of International Atomic Energy Agency safeguards for nuclear materials in peaceful nuclear activities; (2) certain additional export criteria and procedures; and (3) conduct resulting in termination of nuclear exports.
Renders any such determinations without effect if the President finds that India has detonated a nuclear explosive device after enactment of this Act.