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Nuclear Law Bulletin No. 76

Complete issue

Articles

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

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