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Budget Summary FY2010

88000200 - Radiological Emergency Response Plan Evaluations
Data Current as of:  1/26/2010

Account Description FY2009
8800-0200 Radiological Emergency Response Plan Evaluations
For the Seabrook and Vermont Yankee Power Plants Nuclear Safety Preparedness Program; provided, that the cost of the program, including associated fringe benefits and indirect costs, shall be assessed on electric companies in the commonwealth which own, in whole or in part, or purchase power from, nuclear power plants located outside the commonwealth whose nuclear power plant areas, as defined in section 2B of chapter 639 of the acts of 1950 include communities located within the commonwealth and shall be credited to the General Fund; provided further, that the department of public utilities shall develop an equitable method of apportioning such assessments among the licensees; provided further, that such assessments shall be paid during the current fiscal year as provided by the department; provided further, that not less than $75,000 shall be expended for regional radiological monitoring within the Emergency Planning Zone communities located within the commonwealth; provided further, that such monitoring shall be conducted by the C-10 Research and Education Foundation; and provided further, that for the purposes of this item, "electric companies" shall mean all persons, firms, associations and private corporations which own or operate works or a distributing plant for the manufacture and sale or distribution and sale of electricity within the commonwealth, but shall not include municipalities or municipal light plants
302,002 357,839

Budget Reduction Explanation:   Eliminates earmark spending.