The regulations in this subpart define the eligibility criteria for compensation under
section 5 of the Act pertaining to millers, i.e., uranium mill workers, and the nature
of evidence that will be accepted as proof that a claimant satisfies such eligibility
criteria. Section 5 of the Act provides for a payment of $100,000 to “millers” who contracted
primary lung cancer, one of a limited number of nonmalignant respiratory diseases,
primary renal cancer, or chronic renal disease, following employment for at least
one year as a uranium mill worker in specified states during the period beginning
January 1, 1942, and ending December 31, 1971.
FindLaw Codes may not reflect the most recent version of the law in your jurisdiction. Please verify the status of the code you are researching with the state legislature or via Westlaw before relying on it for your legal needs.
Was this helpful?
Response sent, thank you
Welcome to FindLaw's Cases & Codes
A free source of state and federal court opinions, state laws, and the United States Code. For more information about the legal concepts addressed by these cases and statutes, visit FindLaw's Learn About the Law.