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S. 2795 - Nuclear Energy Innovation and Modernization Act

Energy. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to modernize the regulation of nuclear energy. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has passed through committee and has been put on a legislative calendar. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Nuclear Energy Innovation and Modernization Act

S. 2795 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A bill to modernize the regulation of nuclear energy. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to modernize the regulation of nuclear energy.
Other Titles
  • Nuclear Energy Innovation and Modernization Act
  • Nuclear Energy Innovation and Modernization Act
  • Nuclear Energy Innovation and Modernization Act
Sponsor
James M. Inhofe
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Energy
  • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
  • Congressional oversight
  • Energy efficiency and conservation
  • Energy prices
  • Energy research
  • Executive agency funding and structure
  • Licensing and registrations
  • Nuclear power
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC)
  • Performance measurement
  • Radioactive wastes and releases
  • User charges and fees
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    Major Actions
    Introduced4/13/2016
    Referred to Committee
    Bill History

    There have been no votes on this bill.

    ActionDateDescription
    Introduced4/13/2016
    4/13/2016Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.
    4/13/2016Introduced in Senate
    4/21/2016Committee on Environment and Public Works Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety. Hearings held. With printed Hearing: S.Hrg. 114-298.
    Put on a legislative calendar5/18/2016Committee on Environment and Public Works. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
    6/23/2016Committee on Environment and Public Works. Reported by Senator Inhofe with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. With written report No. 114-285. Additional views filed.
    Put on a legislative calendar6/23/2016Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 528.
    NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

    Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

    $14,631,643
    $519,082
    $547,752
    $15,698,477
    $0
    3 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    Nuclear Energy Innovation and Modernization Act

    3 organizations supported this bill

    American Nuclear Society
    Grecheck, Eugene S. (2016, April 20). ANS Letters of Support for Nuclear Innovation. Retrieved May 2, 2016, from American Nuclear Society.
    Nuclear Energy Institute
    NEI (2016, April 14). NEI Supports Senate Bill to Modernize Nuclear Energy Regulation. Retrieved April 15, 2016, from NEI.
    Third Way
    Freed, Josh (2016, April 15). Letter in support of S. 2795, the Nuclear Energy Innovation and Modernization Act. Retrieved May 2, 2016, from Third Way.

    0 organizations opposed this bill

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    Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 114th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, November 29, 2010 – November 28, 2016.
    Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

    Contributions by Legislator

    Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$34,750$0
    Kelly AyotteRNH$395,282$0
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$7,472$0
    John BarrassoRWY$30,400$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$4,000$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$6,700$0
    Roy BluntRMO$234,216$0
    Cory A. BookerDNJ$31,650$0
    John BoozmanRAR$21,432$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$0$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$12,000$0
    Richard BurrRNC$168,699$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$722$0
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$122,725$0
    Ben CardinDMD$21,250$0
    Tom CarperDDE$9,800$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$11,000$0
    Bill CassidyRLA$307,922$0
    Daniel CoatsRIN$500$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$31,850$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$23,150$0
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$3,000$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$33,870$0
    John CornynRTX$82,355$0
    Tom CottonRAR$1,234,509$0
    Mike CrapoRID$43,094$0
    Ted CruzRTX$1,875,947$0
    Steve DainesRMT$227,025$0
    Joe DonnellyDIN$2,000$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$8,850$0
    Mike EnziRWY$0$0
    Joni ErnstRIA$177,861$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$23,422$0
    Deb FischerRNE$188,803$0
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$1,345,499$0
    Al FrankenDMN$6,030$0
    Cory GardnerRCO$399,155$0
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$6,487$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$66,588$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$150,779$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$53,050$0
    Martin HeinrichDNM$12,250$0
    Heidi HeitkampDND$6,472$0
    Dean HellerRNV$129,337$0
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$0
    John HoevenRND$17,900$0
    Jim InhofeROK$54,674$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$44,445$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$803,814$0
    Tim KaineDVA$13,650$0
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$2,000$0
    Mark KirkRIL$218,575$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$722$0
    James LankfordROK$154,490$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$150$0
    Mike LeeRUT$728,534$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$8,500$0
    Ed MarkeyDMA$21,825$0
    John McCainRAZ$185,820$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$23,372$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$277,156$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$21,450$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$500$0
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$1,500$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$23,650$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$71,750$0
    Chris MurphyDCT$20,950$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$51,022$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$2,250$0
    Rand PaulRKY$447,992$0
    David PerdueRGA$202,428$0
    Gary C. PetersDMI$4,500$0
    Rob PortmanROH$219,726$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$2,000$0
    Harry ReidDNV$3,000$0
    Jim RischRID$46,587$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$99,406$0
    Mike RoundsRSD$64,381$0
    Marco RubioRFL$863,955$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$500$0
    Ben SasseRNE$693,801$0
    Brian SchatzDHI$1,075$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$40,699$0
    Tim ScottRSC$296,661$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$8,500$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$4,250$0
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$2,700$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$2,722$0
    Dan SullivanRAK$597,373$0
    Jon TesterDMT$3,600$0
    John ThuneRSD$173,733$0
    Thom TillisRNC$230,134$0
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$1,292,752$0
    Tom UdallDNM$4,500$0
    David VitterRLA$12,500$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$21,900$0
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$31,850$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$2,500$0
    Roger F. WickerRMS$4,000$0
    Ron WydenDOR$18,150$0

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    Legislator Filters
    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$34,750$0
    Kelly AyotteRNH$395,282$0
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$7,472$0
    John BarrassoRWY$30,400$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$4,000$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$6,700$0
    Roy BluntRMO$234,216$0
    Cory A. BookerDNJ$31,650$0
    John BoozmanRAR$21,432$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$0$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$12,000$0
    Richard BurrRNC$168,699$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$722$0
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$122,725$0
    Ben CardinDMD$21,250$0
    Tom CarperDDE$9,800$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$11,000$0
    Bill CassidyRLA$307,922$0
    Daniel CoatsRIN$500$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$31,850$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$23,150$0
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$3,000$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$33,870$0
    John CornynRTX$82,355$0
    Tom CottonRAR$1,234,509$0
    Mike CrapoRID$43,094$0
    Ted CruzRTX$1,875,947$0
    Steve DainesRMT$227,025$0
    Joe DonnellyDIN$2,000$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$8,850$0
    Mike EnziRWY$0$0
    Joni ErnstRIA$177,861$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$23,422$0
    Deb FischerRNE$188,803$0
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$1,345,499$0
    Al FrankenDMN$6,030$0
    Cory GardnerRCO$399,155$0
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$6,487$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$66,588$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$150,779$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$53,050$0
    Martin HeinrichDNM$12,250$0
    Heidi HeitkampDND$6,472$0
    Dean HellerRNV$129,337$0
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$0
    John HoevenRND$17,900$0
    Jim InhofeROK$54,674$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$44,445$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$803,814$0
    Tim KaineDVA$13,650$0
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$2,000$0
    Mark KirkRIL$218,575$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$722$0
    James LankfordROK$154,490$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$150$0
    Mike LeeRUT$728,534$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$8,500$0
    Ed MarkeyDMA$21,825$0
    John McCainRAZ$185,820$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$23,372$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$277,156$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$21,450$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$500$0
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$1,500$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$23,650$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$71,750$0
    Chris MurphyDCT$20,950$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$51,022$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$2,250$0
    Rand PaulRKY$447,992$0
    David PerdueRGA$202,428$0
    Gary C. PetersDMI$4,500$0
    Rob PortmanROH$219,726$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$2,000$0
    Harry ReidDNV$3,000$0
    Jim RischRID$46,587$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$99,406$0
    Mike RoundsRSD$64,381$0
    Marco RubioRFL$863,955$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$500$0
    Ben SasseRNE$693,801$0
    Brian SchatzDHI$1,075$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$40,699$0
    Tim ScottRSC$296,661$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$8,500$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$4,250$0
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$2,700$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$2,722$0
    Dan SullivanRAK$597,373$0
    Jon TesterDMT$3,600$0
    John ThuneRSD$173,733$0
    Thom TillisRNC$230,134$0
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$1,292,752$0
    Tom UdallDNM$4,500$0
    David VitterRLA$12,500$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$21,900$0
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$31,850$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$2,500$0
    Roger F. WickerRMS$4,000$0
    Ron WydenDOR$18,150$0

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Republican/Conservative$14,631,643
    Health & welfare policy$547,752
    Nuclear energy$519,082

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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