Proposals to change nuclear plant licensing procedures
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Proposals to change nuclear plant licensing procedures hearing before the Subcommittee on Nuclear Regulation of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Second Congress, first session, May 16, 1991. by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Environment and Public Works. Subcommittee on Nuclear Regulation.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission.,
  • Nuclear power plants -- Licenses -- United States.

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Edition Notes

SeriesS. hrg. ;, 102-109
LC ClassificationsKF26 .E66 1991a
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 85 p. ;
Number of Pages85
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1666925M
LC Control Number91601498

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