Summary: H.R.15805 — 94th Congress (1975-1976)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.15805. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (09/30/1976)

National Nuclear Commission Act - Directs the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to suspend the issuance of licenses for the construction of nuclear fission powerplants pending the outcome of a special Congressional study.

Creates a Special Selection and Review Committee of the Congress to investigate problems associated with nuclear powerplant contruction.

Creates a National Nuclear Review Commission to study the nuclear fuel cycle and associated problems. Directs the Commission to issue a report to the Congress within two years. Directs the special Committee of the Congress to review such report and make recommendations for resumption of licensing within six months of issuance of the report.