SB 156 (BR 1262) - B. Leeper, C. Borders, D. Roeding, K. Winters
AN ACT relating to nuclear power.
Amend KRS 278.600 to delete reference to KRS 278.605 and amend the definition of a plan for the disposal of high-level nuclear waste to mean a method of disposal in accordance with federal laws and regulations; amend KRS 278.610 to delete requirements for the Public Service Commission to find that the United States has identified and approved of a demonstrable technology for the disposal of high level nuclear wastes before it will certify a nuclear facility; delete additional requirement that there be waste storage facilities with adequate capacity to take nuclear waste be in actual operation when the nuclear facility is granted a certificate; repeal KRS 278.605.
SB 156 - AMENDMENTS
SCS - Define "storage" and change references to disposal of radioactive waste to storage of radioactive wastes.
Feb 14-introduced in Senate
Feb 19-to Agriculture & Natural Resources (S)
Mar 6-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
Mar 7-2nd reading, to Rules
Mar 11-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 12, 2008
Mar 12-3rd reading, passed 23-12 with Committee Substitute
Mar 13-received in House
Mar 18-to Natural Resources & Environment (H)
Mar 26-posted in committee