42 U.S.C. § 10172 : US Code - Section 10172: Selection of Yucca Mountain site

    (a) In general
      (1) The Secretary shall provide for an orderly phase-out of site
    specific activities at all candidate sites other than the Yucca
    Mountain site.
      (2) The Secretary shall terminate all site specific activities
    (other than reclamation activities) at all candidate sites, other
    than the Yucca Mountain site, within 90 days after December 22,
    (b) Eligibility to enter into benefits agreement
      Effective on December 22, 1987, the State of Nevada shall be
    eligible to enter into a benefits agreement with the Secretary
    under section 10173 of this title.