ABSTRACT

Nuclear Cooperation with Other Countries: A Primer [September 18, 2014]   [open pdf - 318KB]

This document covers the Atomic Energy Act (AEA), Section 123. It focuses on Iran-Related Restrictions, U.S.-Japan Agreement, and U.S.-India Agreement. "In order for the United States to engage in civilian nuclear cooperation with other states, it must conclude a framework agreement that meets specific requirements under Section 123 of the Atomic Energy Act (AEA). The AEA also provides for export control licensing procedures and criteria for terminating cooperation. Congressional review is required for Section 123 agreements; the AEA establishes special parliamentary procedures by which Congress may act on a proposed agreement."

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CRS Report for Congress, RS22937
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2014-09-18
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