SB 186-1_ Filed 01/19/2010, 12:12

COMMITTEE REPORT




MADAM PRESIDENT:

    The Senate Committee on Homeland Security, Transportation and Veterans Affairs, to which was referred Senate Bill No. 186, has had the same under consideration and begs leave to report the same back to the Senate with the recommendation that said bill be AMENDED as follows:

SOURCE: Page 2, line 35; (10)AM018603.2. -->     Page 2, delete lines 35 through 42, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 10-14-8-1; (10)AM018603.2. -->     "SECTION 2. IC 10-14-8-1 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2010]: Sec. 1. (a) This chapter applies to the following:
        (1)
High level radioactive waste transported to or from facilities sited, constructed, or operated in accordance with the federal Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982. a site authorized by a government agency to receive, store, reprocess, or dispose of high level radioactive waste or spent nuclear fuel.
         (2) Low level radioactive waste that is:
            (A) transported to a site authorized by a government agency to receive low level radioactive waste; or
            (B) shipped to a storage or treatment site before disposal.

    (b) This chapter does not apply to:
         (1) radioactive materials waste shipped by or for the federal government for:         (1) military; (2) national security; or (3) national defense; purposes. United States Department of Defense; or
        (2) the transport of low level radioactive waste between premises owned by or operated under the license of a licensee by a motor vehicle owned by or under contract to the licensee

and a facility owned by or operated under the license of a licensee in Indiana.

SOURCE: IC 10-14-8-2; (10)AM018603.3. -->     SECTION 3. IC 10-14-8-2 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2010]: Sec. 2. As used in this chapter, "high level radioactive waste" means:
        (1) irradiated reactor fuel;
        (2) liquid wastes resulting from the operation of a first cycle solvent extraction system or its equivalent and the concentrated wastes from a subsequent extraction cycle or its equivalent in a facility for reprocessing irradiated reactor fuel; and
        (3) solids into which liquid wastes described in subdivision (2) have been converted; and
        (4) materials produced as a byproduct of the reactions that occur inside a nuclear reactor in either of the following forms:
            (A) Spent nuclear fuel that is accepted for disposal.
            (B) Waste materials remaining after spent nuclear fuel is reprocessed.

SOURCE: IC 10-14-8-2.3; (10)AM018603.4. -->     SECTION 4. IC 10-14-8-2.3 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE AS A NEW SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2010]: Sec. 2.3. As used in this chapter, "licensee" refers to an entity that is licensed by the United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission to own or use radioactive materials.".
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    Page 3, line 14, after "material" insert " from a facility licensed by the United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission under 10 C.F.R. 50".
    Page 3, between lines 16 and 17, begin a new line block indented and insert:
        " (3) Transuranic waste.".
    Page 3, line 17, delete "(3)" and insert " (4)".
    Page 3, line 17, delete "42 U.S.C. 2014(e)(2))." and insert " 42 U.S.C. 2014(e)).".
    Page 3, line 28, delete "person that seeks to transport" and insert " shipper of".
    Page 3, delete lines 32 through 40.
    Page 3, line 41, delete "(c)" and insert " (b)".
    Page 4, line 3, delete "(d)" and insert " (c)".
    Page 7, line 16, strike "person that".
    Page 7, line 17, strike "transports:" and insert " shipper of:".
    Page 7, delete lines 34 through 38 and insert " correct any violations of this chapter, including without limitation the failure to obtain a permit required under this chapter that resulted in the

detention, seizure, or impounding of a motor vehicle or cargo.".
    Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
    (Reference is to SB 186 as introduced.)

and when so amended that said bill do pass .

Committee Vote: Yeas 8, Nays 0.

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Senator Wyss, Chairperson


AM 018603/DI 71    2010