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Rep. Levin wants resident inspector at nuclear plants being decommissioned


Last updated 10/23/2020 at 10:59am

OCEANSIDE (CNS) - Democratic Congressman Mike Levin, whose district includes portions of Orange and San Diego counties, Friday, Oct. 23 introduced federal legislation that would require the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to keep a resident inspector at nuclear power plants being decommissioned until all spent fuel is transferred from spent fuel pools to canisters, his office said.

"While the NRC refused to implement a resident inspector at the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station during its spent fuel transfer process, Levin's legislation "builds on the lessons learned by that failure an...

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