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Markup Session [electronic resource]: Uranium Mill Tailings Control Act of 1978

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs
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Online; EBook; Government Document
Published
[S.l] : [s.n.], 1978.
Language
English
Series
ProQuest U.S. Congressional Hearings Digital Collection
Abstract
Contains transcript of Committee markup session on draft bill, the Uranium Mill Tailings Radiation Control Act of 1978, to amend the Atomic Energy Act of 1954 to provide for cooperative Department of Energy and Department of State programs to assess and remedy existing radioactive hazards associated with uranium mill tailings, the waste product of the uranium ore milling process, at 22 inactive disposal sites.
Also clarifies and reinforces Nuclear Regulatory Commission authority to regulate production and disposal of uranium mill tailings at active sites.
Also includes texts of H.R. 13049 and H.R. 12535, both the Residual Radioactive Materials Act of 1978; H.R. 12938, the Uranium Millsite Restoration Act of 1978; and H.R. 13382.
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119 p. : digital, PDF file.
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  • Record is based on bibliographic data in ProQuest Congressional Hearings Digital Collection(last viewed Jan. 2012). Reuse except for individual research requires license from ProQuest, LLC.
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