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Title: The Nuclear Waste Policy Act, as amended with appropriations acts appended

The Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982 provides for the development of repositories for the disposal of high-level radioactive waste and spent nuclear fuel, to establish a program of research, development and demonstration regarding the disposal of high-level radioactive waste and spent nuclear fuel. Titles 1 and 2 cover these subjects. Also included in this Act are: Title 3: Other provisions relating to radioactive waste; Title 4: Nuclear waste negotiation; Title 5: Nuclear waste technical review board; and Title 6: High-level radioactive waste. An appendix contains excerpts from appropriations acts from fiscal year 1984--1994.
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
10143106
Report Number(s):
DOE/RW--0438
ON: DE94010099; NC: NONE; TRN: 94:008576
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Resource Relation:
Other Information: PBD: Mar 1994
Research Org:
USDOE Office of Civilian Radioactive Waste Management, Washington, DC (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE, Washington, DC (United States)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
11 NUCLEAR FUEL CYCLE AND FUEL MATERIALS; 12 MANAGEMENT OF RADIOACTIVE AND NON-RADIOACTIVE WASTES FROM NUCLEAR FACILITIES; 29 ENERGY PLANNING, POLICY AND ECONOMY; NUCLEAR WASTE POLICY ACTS; LEGISLATIVE TEXT; RADIOACTIVE WASTE DISPOSAL; HIGH-LEVEL RADIOACTIVE WASTES; SPENT FUELS; FINANCING; RADIOACTIVE WASTE STORAGE 056000; 052002; 290600; 290301; LEGISLATION AND REGULATIONS; WASTE DISPOSAL AND STORAGE; NUCLEAR ENERGY; REGIONAL AND GLOBAL ENVIRONMENTAL ASPECTS