Nuclear Law Bulletin No. 77

 
       
 

Detailed table of contents

 
       
 

Articles

Page

   
    Nuclear Transparency and Safety Act: What Changes for French Nuclear Law?, by Marc Léger and Laetitia Grammatico
7
     
    Revised Paris and Vienna Nuclear Liability Conventions – Challenges for Insurers, by Mark Tetley
27
     
 

Case Law

     
    FRANCE
    Judgement of the French Supreme Court (Cour de Cassation) on the Reprocessing Licence for Australian Spent Nuclear Fuel (2006)
41
     
    GERMANY
    Judgements on the Konrad Repository Project and on Intermediate On-site Storage Facilities for Spent Nuclear Fuel (2006)
42
     
    JAPAN
    Judgement of Kanazawa District Court ordering Closure of Shika Plant (2006)
43
     
    EUROPEAN UNION
    Judgement of the Court of First Instance in relation to German Tax Exemptions for Reserves set up by Nuclear Power Stations (2006)
44
     
    Judgement of the Court of Justice in relation to its Jurisdiction to Rule on Disputes concerning Interpretation and Application of the Provisions of Conventions Forming Part of the Community Legal Order (2006)
45
   
  Administrative Decisions  
     
    HUNGARY
    Parliamentary Decision on Construction of a Low/Intermediate-level Waste Repository and on the Lifetime Extension of Paks NPP (2005)
46
       
 

National Legislative and Regulatory Activities

     
    AUSTRALIA
    Commonwealth Radioactive Waste Management Act (2005)
49
     
    BRAZIL
    Amendment to the Federal Constitution (2006)
50
     
    FRANCE
    Law on Nuclear Transparency and Safety (2006)
50
     
    Decree on Radiological Emergency Situations (2006)
50
     
    Order on Public Information in the Event of a Radiological Emergency (2005)
51
     
    Interministerial Order on Measuring Radioactivity in the Environment in the event of an Incident resulting in a Radiological Emergency Situation (2005)
51
     
    Order on Methods for Training of Persons Specialised in Radiation Protection and Certification of the Service Provider (2005)
52
     
    Interministerial Order on the Application of the Convention on Assistance in the Case of Nuclear Accident or Radiological Emergency (2006)
53
     
    Planning Act Concerning the Sustainable Management of Radioactive Materials and Waste (2006)
53
     
    Act Authorising Approval of International Agreements on Third Party Liability in the Field of Nuclear Energy (2006)
54
     
    GERMANY
    European Agreement Relating to the International Transportation of Dangerous Goods by Road (ADR) (2005)
55
     
    Ordinance on the Transportation of Dangerous Goods by Road and Rail (2006)
55
     
    Corrigenda to the 2004 RID Regulations (2005)
55
     
    Amendments to the 1961 Foreign Trade Act and to the 1993 Foreign Trade Ordinance (2006)
55
     
    Amendment to the Import List (2005)
56
     
    HUNGARY
    Amendment of the Atomic Energy Act (2005)
56
     
    Amendment of the Order on Radioactive Releases into the Air and Water in Connection with the Use of Atomic Energy (2006)
56
     
    Amendment of the Decree on International Trade of Nuclear Dual-use Items (2005)
57
     
    INDIA
    Weapons of Mass Destruction Act (2005)
57
     
    IRELAND
    Radiological Protection Act 1991 (Control of High-activity Sealed Radioactive Sources) Order (2005)
58
     
    ROMANIA
    Amendment to the 1996 Law on the Safe Conduct of Nuclear Activities (2006)
58
     
    Amendment to the 2003 Ordinance on the Use of Nuclear Energy Exclusively for Peaceful Purposes (2006)
59
     
    Order Approving Guidelines on the Monitoring of Radioactive Emissions Originating from Nuclear and Radiological Installations (2005)
60
     
    Order Approving Guidelines on Orphan Sources and High Activity Sealed Sources (2005)
60
     
    Order Approving Guidelines on the Authorisation Procedure for the Construction of Nuclear Facilities (2005)
60
     
    Order Approving Guidelines on the Transport of Radioactive Materials (2005)
60
     
    SLOVAK REPUBLIC
    New Regulations Adopted in Implementation of the 2004 Atomic Act (2006)
61
     
    SLOVENIA
    Regulation to the Use of Radiation Sources and Radiation Practices (2006)
62
     
    SWEDEN
    Report of the Swedish Nuclear Liability Committee (2006)
62
     
    UKRAINE
    Amendment to the 2001 Law on Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage and its Financial Security (2006)
64
     
 

International Regulatory Activities

     
    ICRP  
    Revision of International Commission on Radiological Protection (ICRP) Recommendations
65
   
 

Multilateral Agreements

     
    Agreement on the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER) (2006)
67
     
 

Bibiliography and News Briefs

     
    NEA, IJNL, US DOE, Generation IV, European Nuclear Energy Tribunal
69
     
 

List of Correspondents

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Last updated: 23 August 2007