Amendment, as modified, clarifies the applicability of provisions to other Federal laws; directs the Department of Energy to minimize the transportation of hazardous materials and nuclear waste through populated areas; directs the Department of Transportation to establish procedures for the selection of preferred rail routes for the transportation of spent nuclear fuel or radioactive waste; and specifies emergency responder training standards for persons responsible for responding to emergency situations occurring during the removal and transportation of spent nuclear and high level radioactive waste.

Purpose:

As of 04/19/2014 the purpose for this amendment has not been received.

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