Proposed nuclear powerplant siting and licensing legislation: hearings before the Joint Committee on Atomic Energy, Congress of the United States, Ninety-fourth Congress, first session, on S. 1717 and H.R. 7002, and similar proposals H.R. 3995 and H.R. 3734 ... June 25 and November 11, 1975

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Page 672 - ... identify and develop methods and procedures, in consultation with the Council on Environmental Quality established by title II of this Act, which will insure that presently unquantified environmental amenities and values may be given appropriate consideration in decisionmaking along with economic and technical considerations...
Page 633 - Act, and for other purposes, submit the following joint statement to the House and the Senate in explanation of the effect of the action agreed upon by the managers and recommended in the accompanying conference report : The Senate amendment struck out all of the House bill after the enacting clause and inserted a substitute text.
Page 672 - Code, and shall accompany the proposal through the existing agency review processes; (D) study, develop, and describe appropriate alternatives to recommended courses of action in any proposal which involves unresolved conflicts concerning alternative uses of available resources'; (E) recognize the worldwide and long-range character of environmental problems and, where consistent with the foreign policy of the United States, lend appropriate support to initiatives, resolutions, and programs designed...
Page 672 - ... include in every recommendation or report on proposals for legislation and other major Federal actions significantly affecting the quality of the human environment, a detailed statement by the responsible official on — (i) the environmental impact of the proposed action...
Page 211 - Federal control of toxic materials stems from the authority to control discharges under the Clean Air Act and the Federal Water Pollution Control Act...
Page 647 - CHANGES IN EXISTING LAW MADE RY THE BILL, AS REPORTED In compliance with clause 3 of rule XIII of the Rules of the House of Representatives, changes in existing law made by the bill, as reported, are shown as follows (existing law proposed to be omitted is enclosed in black brackets, new matter is printed in italic...
Page 761 - Commission shall grant a hearing upon the request of any person whose interest may be affected by the proceeding, and shall admit any such person as a party to such proceeding. The Commission shall hold a hearing after thirty days' notice and publication once in the Federal Register on each application under section 103 or 104 b.
Page 31 - The Committee shall review safety studies and facility license applications referred to it and shall make reports thereon, shall advise the Commission with regard to the hazards of proposed or existing reactor facilities and the adequacy of proposed reactor safety standards, and shall perform such other duties as the Commission may request.
Page 631 - ... having met, after full and free conference, have agreed to recommend and do recommend to their respective Houses as follows : That the House recede from its disagreement to the amendment of the Senate...
Page 627 - Numerical Guides for Design Objectives and Limiting Conditions for Operation to Meet the Criterion •As Low as Practicable' for Radioactive Material in Light-Water-Cooled Nuclear Power Reactor Effluents," Directorate of Regulatory Standards, US Atomic Energy Commission, July l973.

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