HR 1320

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1320

To strengthen United States nonproliferation activities and to amend the Atomic Energy Act of 1954 to strengthen nuclear energy cooperation and nonproliferation, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

April 1, 2011

Mr. BERMAN (for himself and Mr. SHERMAN) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on Rules, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned


A BILL

To strengthen United States nonproliferation activities and to amend the Atomic Energy Act of 1954 to strengthen nuclear energy cooperation and nonproliferation, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE AND TABLE OF CONTENTS.

TITLE I--STRENGTHENING UNITED STATES NONPROLIFERATION ACTIVITIES

TITLE II--STRENGTHENING NUCLEAR ENERGY COOPERATION AND NONPROLIFERATION

SEC. 2. DEFINITION.

TITLE I--STRENGTHENING UNITED STATES NONPROLIFERATION ACTIVITIES

SEC. 101. OPPOSITION OF WITHDRAWAL OF COUNTRIES FROM NPT.

SEC. 102. PAYMENT OF UNITED STATES DUES TO IAEA.

SEC. 103. ADDITIONAL PROTOCOL AS A CRITERION FOR UNITED STATES ASSISTANCE.

SEC. 104. PROHIBITION ON ASSISTANCE TO STATE SPONSORS OF PROLIFERATION OF WEAPONS OF MASS DESTRUCTION.

SEC. 105. REPORT ON COMPARABILITY OF NONPROLIFERATION CONDITIONS BY FOREIGN NUCLEAR SUPPLIERS.

SEC. 106. PERIODIC SECURITY INSPECTIONS ON UNITED STATES EXPORTS OF NUCLEAR MATERIAL.

TITLE II--STRENGTHENING NUCLEAR ENERGY COOPERATION AND NONPROLIFERATION

SEC. 201. ADDITIONAL NONPROLIFERATION CONDITIONS FOR NEW PEACEFUL NUCLEAR COOPERATION AGREEMENTS.

SEC. 202. REQUIREMENT FOR NEGOTIATION BY SECRETARY OF STATE.

SEC. 203. SUBMISSION OF PROPOSED AGREEMENT TO THE PRESIDENT.

SEC. 204. NEW PRESIDENTIAL CERTIFICATION OF NONPROLIFERATION ACTIVITIES FOR SUBMISSION OF AGREEMENTS TO CONGRESS.

SEC. 205. CONGRESSIONAL REVIEW, APPROVAL, AND RENEWAL OF NUCLEAR COOPERATION AGREEMENTS.

SEC. 206. MULTILATERAL ORGANIZATIONS AND COLLABORATION.

SEC. 207. CONGRESSIONAL REVIEW PROCEDURES.

SEC. 208. CONGRESSIONAL REVIEW OF SIGNIFICANT CHANGES TO NUCLEAR COOPERATION AGREEMENTS.

SEC. 209. REQUIREMENT OF LIABILITY PROTECTION FOR UNITED STATES NUCLEAR SUPPLIERS.

`SEC. 135. REQUIREMENT OF LIABILITY PROTECTION FOR UNITED STATES NUCLEAR SUPPLIERS.

SEC. 210. LOAN GUARANTEES FOR COUNTRIES THAT FOREGO ENRICHMENT AND REPROCESSING.

`SEC. 136. LOAN GUARANTEES FOR COUNTRIES THAT FOREGO ENRICHMENT AND REPROCESSING.

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