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Public Law No: 114-320 (12/16/2016)

 
[114th Congress Public Law 320]
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Public Law 114-320
114th Congress

                                 An Act


 
To provide for the approval of the Agreement for Cooperation Between the 
  Government of the United States of America and the Government of the 
         Kingdom of Norway Concerning Peaceful Uses of Nuclear 
               Energy. <<NOTE: Dec. 16, 2016 -  [S. 8]>> 

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the 
United States of America in Congress assembled,
SECTION 1. APPROVAL OF AGREEMENT FOR COOPERATION BETWEEN THE 
                              GOVERNMENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF 
                              AMERICA AND THE GOVERNMENT OF THE 
                              KINGDOM OF NORWAY CONCERNING 
                              PEACEFUL USES OF NUCLEAR ENERGY.

    (a) <<NOTE: Effective date.>>  In General.--Notwithstanding the 
provisions for congressional consideration of a proposed agreement for 
cooperation in subsection d. of section 123 of the Atomic Energy Act of 
1954 (42 U.S.C. 2153), the Agreement for Cooperation Between the 
Government of the United States of America and the Government of the 
Kingdom of Norway Concerning Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy, done at 
Washington June 11, 2016, may be brought into effect on or after the 
date of the enactment of this Act, as if all the requirements in such 
section for consideration of such agreement had been satisfied, subject 
to subsection (b).

    (b) Applicability of Atomic Energy Act of 1954 and Other Provisions 
of Law.--Upon entering into effect, the agreement referred to in 
subsection (a) shall be subject to the provisions of the Atomic Energy 
Act of 1954 (42 U.S.C. 2011 et seq.) and any other applicable United 
States law as if such agreement had

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come into effect in accordance with the requirements of section 123 of 
the Atomic Energy Act of 1954 (42 U.S.C. 2153).

    Approved December 16, 2016.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY--S. 8:
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CONGRESSIONAL RECORD, Vol. 162 (2016):
            Dec. 9, considered and passed Senate.
            Dec. 13, considered and passed House.

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