Should we build a nuclear waste repository in Southern Nevada?
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• The Obama administration failed to carry out federal law when it halted work on Yucca Mountain.
This bill amends the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982 to direct the Dept. of Energy (DOE) to initiate a program to consolidate and temporarily store commercial spent nuclear fuel during the development, construction, and operation of a permanent nuclear waste repository. Sponsor: Rep. Shimkus, John [R-IL-15]