Citations Affected: IC 10-8.
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.
February 18, 2003, reported favorably _ Do Pass.
A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning
, 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.