Nuclear Law Bulletin No. 76

 
       
 

Detailed table of contents

 
       
 

Articles

Page

    International Convention for the Suppression of Acts of Nuclear Terrorism, by Odette Jankowitsch-Prevor
7
       
    The International Regime on the Physical Protection of Nuclear Material and the Amendment to the Convention on the Physical Protection of Nuclear Material, by Lourdes Vez Carmona
31
       
 

Studies

 
    Law on the Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy: Key Concepts, by Diane de Pompignan
47
       
 

Case Law

 
       
    ARGENTINA
    Proceedings before the Federal Criminal Court of First Instance Concerning Environmental Radiological Contamination near the Ezeiza Centre (2005)
63
       
   

CANADA

 
    Federal Court of Appeal Decision Respecting the McClean Lake Project (2005)
64
     
    FRANCE
    Judgement of the Court of Appeal on Caen on the Licence to Reprocess Australian Spent Nuclear Fuel (2005)
66
     
    Judgement of the Magistrates’ Court of Limoges Concerning Dumping of Radioactive Waste by Cogema (2005)
67
     
    JAPAN
    Judgement of the Japanese Supreme Court Confirming the Validity of the Licence to Establish the Monju Reactor (2005)
68
       
 

National Legislative and Regulatory Activities

     
    ALGERIA
    Decree on Protection Against Ionising Radiation (2005)
69
     
    Decree on Radioactive Waste Management (2005)
70
     
    Decree on Food Irradiation (2005)
70
     
    ARMENIA
    Government Decree Regulating the Licensing Procedure for Use of Ionising Generators, Radioactive Materials and Equipment Containing Radioactive Materials (2004)
70
     
    BELGIUM
    Act Amending the 1994 Act on Protection of the Public and the Environment Against Radiation and Relating to the Federal Agency for Nuclear Control (2005)
71
     
    BRAZIL
    Decree on the National Defence Policy Including the Elimination of Nuclear Weapons (2005)
71
     
    FINLAND
    Nuclear Liability Bill (2005)
72
     
    FRANCE
    Order on Professional Activities Using Raw Materials Containing Natural Radionuclides not Used for Their Radioactive Properties (2005)
72
     
    Decree on Radiological Emergency Situations, Replacing Certain Provisions of the Public Health Code (2005)
73
     
    Interministerial Order on the Application of the Convention on Early Notification of a Nuclear Accident and on the EU Council Decision on Community Arrangements for the Early Exchange of Information in the Event of a Radiological Emergency (2005)
73
     
    Order on the Organisation of a National Network to Measure Radioactivity in the Environment and on Criteria for the Certification of Laboratories (2005)
74
     
    GERMANY
    Act on the Control of High-activity Sources (2005)
75
     
    Ordinance on the Transportation of Dangerous Goods by Road and Rail (2005)
76
     
    Ordinance on Establishing a Prohibition to Alter the Conditions of the Subsoil Within the Gorleben Salt Formation (2005)
76
     
    HUNGARY
    Decree on the Procedures of the Hungarian Atomic Energy Authority in Nuclear Safety Regulatory Matters (2005)
77
     
    ISRAEL
    Amendment to the Pharmacists’ Regulations (Radioactive Elements and Their Products) (2005)
78
     
    Import and Export Order (Control of Chemical, Biological and Nuclear Exports) (2004)
78
     
    KOREA (REPUBLIC OF)
    Act on Physical Protection and Radiological Emergency (2004)
79
     
    POLAND
    Regulation on Ionising Radiation Dose Limits (2005)
80
     
    Regulation on Positions for Ensuring Nuclear Safety and Radiological Protection and on Radiological Protection Inspectors (2005)
80
     
    PORTUGAL
    Decree-Law Setting up the Independent Commission for Radiological Protection and Nuclear Safety (2005)
80
     
    Decree-Law Establishing the Environmental Monitoring System of Radioactivity (2005)
81
     
    ROMANIA
    Order on Methodological Norms Regarding Planning, Organisation and Intervention in the Event of a Nuclear Accident or Radiological Emergency (2005)
82
     
    Order Approving Generic Procedures for Data Collection, Validation and Response During a Radiological Emergency (2005)
82
     
    Order on the Norms Regarding the Release of Radioactive Effluents into the Environment (2005)
83
     
    SLOVENIA
    Regulation on Requirements for Workers in Nuclear Installations and Radiation Facilities (2005)
83
     
    Regulations on Physical Protection of Nuclear Materials, Nuclear Installations and Radiation Facilities (2005)
83
     
    SOUTH AFRICA
    Recent Regulatory Developments in the Nuclear Field in South Africa
84
     
    SWEDEN
    SKI Regulations on Physical Protection of Nuclear Facilities (2005)
87
     
    Guidance for Geological Disposal of Nuclear Waste (2005)
87
     
    SWITZERLAND
    Draft Act on Nuclear Third Party Liability (2005)
88
     
    UKRAINE
    Law on the Decision-making Process Applicable in the Siting, Design and Construction of Nuclear Installations and Radioactive Waste Management Facilities (2005)
90
     
    UNITED STATES
    Energy Policy Act (2005)
90
     
    Amendments to the Price-Anderson Act (2005)
92
     
 

International Regulatory Authorities

     
    INTERNATIONAL ATOMIC ENERGY AGENCY
    Resolutions adopted by the IAEA General Conference (2005)
95
     
    EUROPEAN UNION
    Commission Regulation on the Application of Euratom Safeguards (2005)
98
     
 

Mulitlateral Agreements

     
    The 2005 Review Conference on the Non-Proliferation Treaty
99
     
    Multilateral Nuclear Environmental Programme in the Russian Federation
100
       
    Status of Conventions in the field of Nuclear Energy
101
     
 

Texts

 
       
    UNITED NATIONS  
    International Convention for the Suppression of Acts of Nuclear Terrorism (2005)
103
 
 

Bibiliography and News Briefs

 
     
    Italy, NEA, INLA, WNU
115
     
 

List of Correspondents

117
     
     
 

Supplement

     
  ESTONIA
    Radiation Act (2004)
 

Last updated: 15 January 2007