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Document ID (ISN)102238
CIS number 03-1041
ISBN(s) 0-11-045397-2
Year 2003
Convention or series no. Statutory Instruments 2003 No.403
Title Atomic Energy and Radioactive Substances - The Nuclear Industries Security Regulations 2003 [United Kingdom]
Bibliographic information HSE Books, PO Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 6FS, United Kingdom, 2003. (Also: TSO Online Bookshop, 22p. Price: GBP 4.00.
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Abstract These Regulations provide for the regulation of the civil nuclear industry for security purposes, in line with the provisions of the Anti-terrorism, Crime and Security Act 2001. They prescribe certain types of radioactive materials as "nuclear material". In addition to providing for the security of nuclear premises, they regulate the safe transportation of nuclear material. In annex: classification of nuclear materials from the point of view of minimum quantities subject to regulation.
Descriptors (primary) radiation protection; terrorism; radioactive substances; United Kingdom
Descriptors (secondary) ionizing radiation; law; transport of materials
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Physical hazards
Browse category(ies) Ionizing radiation
Violence and terrorism