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Committee on Energy and CommerceEnergyIntroducedApril 21st, 2009
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To instruct the Secretary of Energy to carry out a study on the use of thorium-fueled nuclear reactors.
Instructs the Secretary of Energy to study and report to Congress on the use of thorium-fueled nuclear reactors for national energy needs. Requires such report to include a response to the International Atomic Energy Agency study entitled "Thorium fuel cycle--Potential benefits and challenges" (IAEA-TECDOC-1450).