The regulation of nuclear power in the United States provides ample opportunity for conflicts over jurisdiction. The Maine Yankee case demonstrates the complications that arise as a result. The article concludes, however, that state involvement in the federal process can be both useful and collaborative.
Journal of Energy and Natural Resources Law
Suggested Bluebook Citation
Donald N. Zillman,
The Role of State Government in Nuclear Power Regulation: Jurisdictional Conflicts in the US,
J. Energy & Nat. Resources L.
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