SB 67 (BR 932) - B. Leeper
AN ACT relating to nuclear power.
Amend KRS 278.600 to define "storage" and amend a definition to require that nuclear power facilities have a plan for the storage of nuclear waste rather than a means of permanent disposal; amend KRS 278.610 to delete the requirement that the Public Service Commission certify the facility as having a means for disposal of high-level nuclear waste; change all references to disposal of nuclear waste to storage of nuclear waste; prohibit construction of low-level waste disposal sites in the Commonwealth except as provided in KRS 211.852; require the Public Service Commission to determine whether the construction or operation of a nuclear power facility, including one constructed by an entity regulated under KRS Chapter 96, would create low-level nuclear waste or mixed wastes that would be required to be disposed of in low-level waste disposal sites in the Commonwealth; repeal KRS 278.605, relating to construction of nuclear power facilities.
Jan 10-introduced in Senate
Jan 15-to Natural Resources & Energy (S)
Jan 29-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
Jan 30-2nd reading, to Rules
Feb 3-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 4, 2014
Feb 4-3rd reading, passed 29-6-1
Feb 5-received in House
Feb 10-to Natural Resources & Environment (H)
Mar 24-taken from Natural Resources & Environment (H); 1st reading; returned to Natural Resources & Environment (H)
Mar 25-posted in committee; taken from Natural Resources & Environment (H); 2nd reading; returned to Natural Resources & Environment (H)