H.R.4675: Low-Dose Radiation Research Act of 2018

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about health
  • Introduced Dec. 18, 2017
  • Latest Major Action Feb. 14, 2018

Bill Summary

Low-Dose Radiation Research Act of 2018 (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Department of Energy to carry out a research program on low-dose radiation to enhance the scientific understanding of the effects of exposure and to improve risk-assessment and risk-management methods. "Low-dose radiation" is defined as a dose less than 100 millisieverts. (The Nuclear Regulatory Commission limits an adult's annual occupational radiation dose to 50...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill

There are 6 statements associated with H.R.4675.

Bill Actions

Date Description
Feb. 14, 2018
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
Feb. 13, 2018
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.
Feb. 13, 2018
Considered under suspension of the rules.
Feb. 13, 2018
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
Feb. 13, 2018
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 4675.
Feb. 13, 2018
Mr. Marshall moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
Feb. 13, 2018
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 416.
Feb. 13, 2018
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology. H. Rept. 115-554.
Feb. 13, 2018

On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H1090)

Feb. 13, 2018
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H1090-1092)
Jan. 10, 2018
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
Jan. 10, 2018
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Dec. 18, 2017
Referred to the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology.
Dec. 18, 2017

Introduced in the House by Roger Marshall (R-Kan.)

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