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Ward Valley Land Transfer Act

hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Third Congress, second session, on S. 2151, to direct the Secretary of the Interior to convey certain lands in the state of California, and for other purposes, July 19, 1994.

by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ward Valley (Calif.),
  • California.,
  • California,
  • Ward Valley.
    • Subjects:
    • Public lands -- California.,
    • Land titles -- Registration and transfer -- California -- Ward Valley.,
    • Hazardous waste sites -- Law and legislation -- California -- Ward Valley.,
    • Waste disposal sites -- California -- Ward Valley.,
    • Environmental protection -- California -- Ward Valley.,
    • Ward Valley (Calif.)

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesS. hrg. ;, 103-687
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF26 .E55 1994l
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 59 p. ;
      Number of Pages59
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1235536M
      ISBN 100160448247
      LC Control Number94238707
      OCLC/WorldCa31229570

      The Ward Valley disposal site, 22 miles west of Needles in San Bernardino County, would accept waste ranging from contaminated clothing to internal components of nuclear reactors. vassilyk.com Technical Report: Low-Level Waste Forum notes and summary reports for Volume 9, Number 3, May-June

      Two weeks before Clinton took office, Bush's Interior Secretary Manuel Lujan handed over 1, acres of Ward Valley to the California DHS, a necessary step in licensing the dump. The land transfer was halted almost immediately by U.S. District Judge Marilyn Patel, after the Bay Area Nuclear Waste Coalition filed suit to stop the transfer. May 25,  · In a parcel of land in Ward Valley, California, was selected by the Department as the preferred site for the facility. However, because the site was owned by the federal government and managed by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), transfer of title to the State would have to be accomplished for construction of the LLRW to proceed.

      Jun 01,  · Indeed, today's Government decision to transfer the land is just one step toward eventual operation of the Ward Valley dump, which remains under challenge in the California state courts. @article{osti_, title = {Boxer blurring the lines in Ward Valley debate}, author = {Newman, P.}, abstractNote = {This article concerns the controversy over the siting of Ward Valley, a proposed low-level nuclear waste depository in California. The author contends that certain politicians and environmental groups have misrepresented the facts in their opposition to the site.


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Ward Valley Land Transfer Act by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. Ward Valley Land Transfer Act: report (to accompany S. [United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.]. Senate Committee Approves Ward Valley Land Transfer Act On the morning of March 13, the Energy and Natural Resources Committee of the U.S.

Senate held a mark-up on various pieces of legislation, includin the “Ward Valley Land Transfer Act.” The bilf S.was passed by voice vote following the mark- up. Ward Valley Land Transfer Act: hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Third Congress, second session, on S.

to direct the Secretary of the Interior to convey certain lands in the state of California, and for other purposes, July 19, (Book, ) [vassilyk.com]. Ward Valley Land Transfer Act and low-level radioactive waste site: hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Fifth Congress, first session, on S.to direct a property conveyance in the state of California, and the Department of the Interior's continuing review of California's Ward Valley low-level radioactive waste site, July 22, WHITE HOUSE INVOLVEMENT IN WARD VALLEY LAND TRANSFER DELAYS Stephen Romano and Joe Nagel, American Ecology Corporation West Idaho, SuiteBoise, ID, ABSTRACT InCalifornia became the first state to license a new Compact disposal facility under the system authorized by the Low-Level Radioactive Waste Policy Act as amended.

In the vast and rocky Mojave Desert of Southern California, Ward Valley is sacred land for the five lower Colorado River Indian tribes, and critical habitat for the endangered—and traditionally revered—desert tortoise Gopherus agassizii.

Here tribes gathered medicinal plants, sang sacred songs and journeyed to traditional spiritual sites in the surrounding mountains. Ward Valley is located on a wide tilting plain of creosote and bursage in the southeastern corner of California, 18 miles west of the town of Needles. This remote valley, ancestral home to the Mojave, Chemehuevi, Cahuilla, Cocopah, Quechan and other desert peoples, became ground zero in the fight over nuclear waste.

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This clause applies to any land or estate or interest in land if immediately before the commencement of this clause, the words “no survivorship” were noted on the title to the land, estate, or interest in land under section or of the Land Transfer Act Land Transfer Act repealed, on 12 Novemberby section (1) of the Land Transfer Act ( No 30).

Note Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act have been made in this official reprint. Ward Valley Land Transfer Act: hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Third Congress, second session, on S.to direct the Secretary of the Interior to convey certain lands in the state of California, and for other purposes, July 19, This backed the block to transfer the land from the BLM to California.

The National Academy of Sciences (NAS) was hired by the Department of Interior (DOI) to do research on the area in response to the Wilshire Report. The NAS reported that Ward Valley was. barrier is regarded as the major line of defense.

In the case of Ward Valley, it would be the m thick unsaturated zone, that part of the surface material, including the soil, that lies above the water table. The water table, as defined here, is the uppermost surface of the saturated-zone ground water.

statute applicable to the proposed transfer of land in Ward Valley. This act gives the Secretary of the Interior the authority to administer the use of public lands.

Among other things, the act authorizes the Secretary to transfer public land by direct sale upon determining that the transfer would. Perhaps the most significant development of the year was the revelation, brought to the Senate floor by Senator Frank Murkowski, Chairman of the Senate Energy Committee, of a memorandum from the Deputy Secretary to the Secretary which is clear evidence of the Interior Department's bad faith in its handling of the Ward Valley land transfer.

Transfer of Federal Land in Ward Valley On Tuesday, February 4, the National Governors’ Association (NGA) adopted a policy urging congressional and presidential “support for prompt ratification” of low-level radioactive waste compacts and, “prompt transfer of the Ward Valley site to the State of California.”.

the Secretary of the Interior’s land-transfer decision. In JulyCalifornia asked Interior to sell the Ward Valley site to the state under authority granted to the Secretary by the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of (FLPMA).

Among other things, this act authorizes the Secretary to transfer public land by direct sale upon finding. The book examines specific scientific and technical safety issues related to the proposed low-level radioactive waste site at Ward Valley, California. It includes, among other issues, evaluation of the potential for infiltration by shallow subsurface water, contamination of ground water.

The Land Victoria Lodging Book. Section 3 – Transfer of Land Act A guide to dealings – Version Information in the lodging book is. From 26 Mayapproved forms on the DELWP WEBSITE. must be used instead of forms in the lodging book. The lodging book should be used as a reference only.

being progressively replaced and. The Ward Valley license is the first and, so far, only license to be issued for a new LLRW disposal facility pursuant to the Low-Level Radioactive Waste Policy Act enacted in and amended in. Feb 02,  · on the transfer of federal land in Ward Valley to the State of California for use in siting a low - l e ve l radioactive waste disposal facility.

The first SEIS was prepared inafter the proposed means of land transfer was changed from exchange of lands to direct sale. Purpose According to the Statement of Work, the purpose of.After we won an injunction against a federal land transfer for the purpose of the construction of the dump, the two senators of the august body who benefitted most in contributions from the nuclear industry introduced a rider on a budget bill that would exempt Ward Valley from the Endangered Species Act.issues related to the Ward Valley site, and (3) Interior negotiated with the state the terms of a public hearing on the proposed facility and a land-transfer agreement.

In Maythe Academy recommended that additional tests be performed at the Ward Valley site to .