Today, President Trump signed the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). The $717 billion legislation included a bipartisan amendment by U.S. Representatives Jimmy Panetta (D-CA), Pete Visclosky (D-IN), Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE), Chuck Fleischmann (R-TN), and Jim Banks (R-IN) to positively increase domestic nuclear security. The amendment will expedite the process to remove cesium chloride, which can be used to make “dirty bombs,” or radiological dispersal devices, from the public space.
Find the full FMWG press release here: FMWG NDAA FY19 Press Release