Building on Yucca Mountain is a contentious issue. Congress argues that not building a nuclear waste repository on the Nevada mountain could hurt the nation’s nuclear program. It is also argued that the US Government is in violation of the 1982 Nuclear Waste Policy Act, which required a facility for the collection of toxic waste to built at the site by 1998. However, in 2009 President Obama halted plans to build such a facility at Yucca Mountain, which stalls any construction at the site indefinitely.
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