Introduced Version




Citations Affected: IC 10-8-3-3 .

Synopsis: Fee for transportation of nuclear waste. Changes the fee for the shipment of nuclear waste from a fee for the total shipment to a fee for each cask.

Effective: July 1, 2003.


    January 7, 2003, read first time and referred to Committee on Environmental Affairs.


First Regular Session 113th General Assembly (2003)

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    A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning environmental law.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Indiana:

    SECTION 1. IC 10-8-3-3 , AS ADDED BY P.L.143-1999, SECTION 1, IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2003]: Sec. 3. (a) Before a person may transport high level radioactive waste in Indiana, the person who is responsible for the shipment must submit the following to the director:
        (1) A notice that includes:
            (A) the highway or railway route, date, and time of the shipment of high level radioactive waste; and
            (B) other information required under 10 CFR 71.5(a) and 10 CFR 73.37(f).
        (2) A transportation fee of one thousand dollars ($1,000) for each total shipment cask of nuclear waste in the shipment.
    (b) The director shall deposit fees collected under this section in the nuclear response fund established by section 6 of this chapter.