Summary: S.2804 — 95th Congress (1977-1978)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in Senate (03/23/1978)

Radioactive Waste Management Regulatory Reform Act - Amends the Energy Reorganization Act of 1974 to expand the licensing and related regulatory authority of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission concerning long-and short- term storage and disposal of nuclear material.

Amends the Atomic Energy Act of 1954 to permit State-issued licenses for the long-term disposal of nuclear material to remain in effect for three years from the enactment of this Act.