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101 STAT. 1330-228
101 STAT. 1330-228
PUBLIC LAW 100-000—MMMM. DD, 1987

101 STAT. 1330-228

PUBLIC LAW 100-203—DEC. 22, 1987

"SUBTITLE E—REDIRECTION OF THE NUCLEAR WASTE PROGRAM "SELECTION OF YUCCA MOUNTAIN SITE

42 USC 10172.

"SEC. 160. (a) IN GENERAL.—(1) The Secretary shall provide for an orderly phase-out of site specific activities at all candidate sites other than the Yucca Mountain site. "(2) The Secretary shall terminate all site specific activities (other than reclamation activities) at all candidate sites, other than the Yucca Mountain site, within 90 days after the date of enactment of the Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act of 1987. "(h) Effective on the date of the enactment of the Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act of 1987, the State of Nevada shall be eligible to enter into a benefits agreement with the Secretary under section 170.". O> SITE RECOMMENDATION TO THE PRESIDENT.—Section 112(b) of t) the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982 (42 U.S.C. 10132(b)) is amended by(1) striking out paragraph (1)(C) and redesignating the subsequent subparagraphs accordingly; and (2) in subparagraph (C) '^ (as redesignated) by striking "subparagraphs (B) and (C)" and inserting "subparagraph (B)'. (c) TERMINATION OF CANDIDATE SITE SCREENING.—Section 112 of

the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982 (42 U.S.C. 10132) is amended by striking all of subsection (d) and redesignating subsequent subsections accordingly. (d) TIMELY SITE CHARACTERIZATION.—Section 112 of the Nuclear

Waste Policy Act of 1982 (42 U.S.C. 10132) is amended by striking all of subsection (f) and redesignating subsequent subsections accordingly. (e) SITE CHARACTERIZATION.—Section 113(a) of the Nuclear Weiste

Policy Act of 1982 (42 U.S.C. 10133(a)) is amended— (1) by striking "State involved" and all that follows through "tribe involved' and inserting "State of Nevada"; and (2) by striking "beginning" and all that follows through "geological media" and inserting "at the Yucca Mountain site". (f) COMMISSION AND STATES.—Section 113(b) of the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982 (42 U.S.C. 101330))) is amended— (1) in paragraph (1)— (A) by striking "any candidate site" and inserting "the Yucca Mountain site"; (B) by striking "either" and all that follows through "may be" and insert "the Governor or legislature of the State of Nevada"; (2) in paragraph (2), by striking "at any candidate site" and inserting "at the Yucca Mountain site"; and (3) in paragraph (3)— (A) by striking "a candidate site" and inserting "the Yucca Mountain site"; (B) by striking "either"; and (C) by striking "the State" and all that follows through "may be" and inserting "the State of Nevada". (g) RESTRICTIONS.—Section 113(c) of the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982 (42 U.S.C. 10133(c)) is amended— (1) in paragraph (1)— '^ Copy read "(C), (as"