Sponsor:

  • Rep. Bob Latta (R-Ohio)

Cosponsor:

  • Jerry McNerney (D-Calif.)
  • Chuck Fleischmann (R-Tenn.)
  • Mike Doyle (D-Pa.)
  • Richard Hudson (R-N.C.)

Introduced:

  • 1/20/17

Status:

  • Passed by House 1/23/17

WHAT IT DOES

Requires the Department of Energy and Nuclear Regulatory Commission to consider new frameworks for licensing advanced nuclear reactors.

WHY WE LIKE IT

Would help broader effort to bolster federal advanced nuclear R&D.

 

View the full text of H.R. 1320

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