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Nuclear legislation

Nuclear Legislation in OECD and NEA Countries: Slovak Republic
Regulatory and Institutional Framework for Nuclear Activities
This country profile provides a detailed review of a full range of nuclear law topics, such as: the general regulatory regime, including mining; radioactive substances and equipment; nuclear installations; trade in nuclear materials; radiation protection; radioactive waste management; non-proliferation and physical protection; transport and nuclear third party liability. This profile was last updated in 2020.

Primary nuclear legislation

Act of 9 September 2004 on peaceful use of nuclear energy (Atomic Act)
Consolidated text as amended through 2017. Unofficial translation.

Act No. 143 of 21 May 2013 amending and supplementing the Atomic Act and Act No. 238/2006 (the Nuclear Fund Act)
Unofficial translation.

Act No. 54/2015 Coll.l. on civil liability for nuclear damage and on its financial coverage

Act No. 251/2012 Coll.l. on energy sector

Act No. 24/2006 Coll.l. on environmental impact assessment and on changes and amendments to certain laws as amended

Related links

Nuclear facts and figures for OECD countries
Number of nuclear units connected to the grid; Nuclear electricity generation (net TWh); Nuclear percentage of total electricity supply.

IEA energy statistics: Slovak Republic
Data is available in the following areas: coal, oil and gas use; electricity production, supply and consumption; heat production, supply and consumption; and graphs of sectorial final consumption by source.

Energy Policies of IEA Countries: Slovak Republic

Radioactive Waste Management Programmes in NEA Member Countries:

Related NEA publications

Nuclear Energy Data
Nuclear Energy Data is the NEA's annual compilation of essential statistics on electricity generation and nuclear power in OECD countries. The reader will have quick and easy reference to the status of and projected trends in total electricity generating capacity, nuclear generating capacity, and actual electricity production, as well as to supply and demand for nuclear fuel cycle services.

Last updated: 25 March 2020