HR 1436

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1436

To amend the Atomic Energy Act of 1954 to require a nuclear power facility licensee to notify the Nuclear Regulatory Commission and the State and county in which the facility is located within 24 hours of an unplanned release of radionuclides in excess of allowable limits, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

April 7, 2011

Mr. SMITH of New Jersey introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce


A BILL

To amend the Atomic Energy Act of 1954 to require a nuclear power facility licensee to notify the Nuclear Regulatory Commission and the State and county in which the facility is located within 24 hours of an unplanned release of radionuclides in excess of allowable limits, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. NOTICE REQUIREMENT FOR RADIONUCLIDES RELEASE.

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