Nuclear Law Bulletin No. 72

Bulletin de droit nucléaire Version francaise
       
 

Detailed table of contents

 
       
 

Articles

Page

    The IAEA Nuclear Safety Conventions: An Example of Successful “Treaty Management”?, by G. Handl
7
       
    Protection of Civilian Nuclear Installations in Time of Armed Conflict, by V. Lamm.
29
       
 

Case Law

 
       
    SLOVAK REPUBLIC
    Judgement concerning the right of the Nuclear Regulatory Authority to deny information classified as a commercial secret from requests for public information (2003)
39
       
    SWEDEN  
    Judgement of the Göta Court of Appeal on negligent violation of the Swedish Act on Nuclear Activities (2003)
40
       
    PERMANENT COURT OF ARBITRATION  
    Ireland vs. United Kingdom (the OSPAR Arbitration) (2003)
41
       
 

Administrative Decisions

       
 

National Legislative and Regulatory Activities

     
    CHINA (PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF)
    Law on Protection from Radiation Contamination (2003)
49
       
    FRANCE  
    Decree on the Creation of the Interministerial Committee on Nuclear and Radiological Crisis (2003)
49
       
    Order Regarding the Protection of National Secrecy in the Field of Nuclear Material Control and Protection (2003)
50
       
    HUNGARY  
    Decree on the Scope of Duties, Authority and Competence to Impose Penalties of the HAEA, and on the Activities of the Atomic Energy Co-Ordination Council (2003)
50
       
    Order on some Aspects of the Interim Storage and Final Disposal of Radioactive Waste and on the Radiological Aspects of Radioactive Materials Arising from Industrial Activities and Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials (2003)
51
       
    BULGARIA  
    Act on the Safe Use of Nuclear Energy (2002)
58
       
    CANADA  
    Amendment to the Nuclear Safety and Control Act (2003)
59
       
    CHINESE TAIPEI  
    Ionising Radiation Protection Act (2002)
59
       
    Nuclear Reactor Facilities Regulation Act (2003)
61
       
    Nuclear Materials and Radioactive Waste Management Act (2002)
61
     
    CZECH REPUBLIC  
    Decree on Performance and Management of the National Radiation Monitoring Network (2002)
63
     
    Decree on Radiation Protection (2002)
63
     
    Decree on Professional Qualifications and Training of Personnel in relation to Nuclear Safety and Radiation Protection (2002)
63
     
    Decree on Personal Radiation Passports (2002)
64
     
    Decree on Emergency Preparedness of Nuclear Facilities and Workplaces with Ionising Radiation Sources (2002)
64
     
    Decree concerning Financial Reserves for the Decommissioning of Nuclear Installations or Category III or IV Workplaces (2002)
64
     
    Order on Payments to the Nuclear Account by Generators of Radioactive Waste (2002)
64
     
    Decree on Packaging and Transport of Nuclear Materials, Radioactive Substances and Ionising Radiation Sources (2002)
65
     
    Decree on Accounting and Control of Nuclear Materials (2002)
65
     
    Decree Laying Down a List of Selected Items and Dual-use Items in the Nuclear Sector (2002)
65
     
    FRANCE
    Decree on the Protection of Workers against the Dangers arising from Ionsing Radiation (2003)
66
     
    Decree on the Protection of Persons Exposed to Ionising Radiation for Medical and Forensic Purposes (2003)
66
     
    Decree on Intervention in the Event of Emergency Radiological Situations in the Case of Long-term Exposure (2003)
67
       
    Circular on the Organisation of Medical Care in the Event of a Nuclear or Radiological Accident (2002)
68
       
    Order Establishing the National Reference Guide on Radiological Risks (2002)
68
       
    INDONESIA  
    Ordinance on the Management of Radioactive Waste (2002)
68
     
    Ordinance on the Transport of Radioactive Materials (2002)
68
     
    IRELAND
    Radiological Protection (Amendment) Act (2002)
69
     
    ITALY
    Ordinance on Urgent Measures for the Disposal of Radioactive Materials and in relation to the Decommissioning of Nuclear Facilities (2003)
70
     
    JAPAN
    Amendment of the Electric Utilities Industry Law and the Regulation Law (2002)
70
     
    Establishment of the Japan Nuclear Energy Safety Organisation (2002)
72
     
    FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA
    Law on Protection against Ionising Radiation and Radiation Safety (2002)
72
     
    ROMANIA
    Ordinance on Use of Nuclear Energy Exclusively for Peaceful Purposes (2003)
74
     
    Orders Implementing European Legislation in the Field of Radiation Protection (2002)
75
     
    Norms on Radiological Safety (2002)
75
     
    Ordinance on the Management of Spent Fuel and Radioactive Waste, including Final Disposal (2003)
76
     
    Norms on International Shipments of Radioactive Waste involving Romanian Territory (2002)
76
     
    Norms on Transport of Radioactive Materials (2002)
77
     
    Norms on Foodstuffs and Feeding Stuffs Contaminated by Radioactivity following a Nuclear Accident or Radiological Emergency (2002)
77
     
    Norms on Foodstuffs and Food Ingredients Treated by Ionising Radiation (2002)
77
       
    RUSSIAN FEDERATION  
    Federal Law on Technical Regulation (2002)
77
     
    SLOVENIA
    Amendment to the Act on Protection against Ionising Radiation and Nuclear Safety (2003)
78
     
    SWEDEN
    Regulations on the Planning of Radiation Protection Issues before and during the Decommissioning of Nuclear Power Plants (2002)
79
     
    SWITZERLAND
    Federal Act on Nuclear Energy (2003)
80
       
    Amendment of the Ordinance on Nuclear Third Party Liability (2002)
82
       
    UNITED KINGDOM
    Nuclear Industries Security Regulations (2003)
83
   
 

Bilateral Agreements

     
    BULGARIA - UKRAINE
    Agreement on Co-operation in the Field of State Regulation and Control of Safety during the Use of Nuclear Energy (2003)
85
     
    CZECH REPUBLIC - SLOVAK REPUBLIC  
    Agreement on Early Notification of a Nuclear Accident (2002)
85
       
    ROMANIA - SLOVAK REPUBLIC  
    Agreement on Early Notification of Nuclear Accidents and Information Exchange on Nuclear Facilities (2002)
85
       
 

Multilateral Agreements

     
    Negotiations to revise the 1979 Convention on the Physical Protection of Nuclear Materials (2003)
87
     
    Multilateral Nuclear Environmental Programme in the Russian Federation - MNEPR (2003)
88
     
    Status of Conventions in the Field of Nuclear Energy
88
     
 

Texts

     
    BELGIUM
    Act on the Phase-out of Nuclear Energy for the Purposes of the Industrial Production of Electricity (2003)
99
       
    MNEPR  
    Framework Agreement on a Multilateral Nuclear Environmental Programme in the Russian Federation and Protocol (2003)
103
       
 

List of Correspondents

119
     
     
 

Supplement

  Switzerland: Act on Nuclear Energy (2003)