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The administration approved a bill Friday to bolster the fledgling Nuclear Regulation Authority by having the NRA absorb a technical support organization.

By abolishing the Japan Nuclear Energy Safety Organization, currently an incorporated administrative agency, and transferring the staff to the NRA, the total number within the nuclear regulatory body’s secretariat is expected to double to around 1,000.

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