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Decree No. 51.726 regulating Law No. 4.118 on National Policy on Nuclear Energy .

Country/Territory
Brazil
Document type
Regulation
Date
1963
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Energy
Keyword
Nuclear energy Institution Environmental planning Policy/planning
Geographical area
Americas, South America
Entry into force notes
This Decree enters into force on the day of its publication.
Abstract

This Decree, consisting of 5 Chapters, regulates the Brazilian Policy on Nuclear Energy and the National Committee on Nuclear Energy (CNEN) established by Law No. 4.118. This Decree establishes the requirements to be met to use nuclear minerals and specifies terms and conditions to be satisfied in order to perform the above mentioned activity. Composition and responsibilities of the aforementioned Committee, as well as sanctions and penalties for illegal activities are specified in the text.

Full text
Portuguese
Website
www.mct.gov.br

References - Legislation

Implements

Law No. 4.118 on Nuclear Energy National Policy and creating the National Committee on Nuclear Energy.

Legislation | Brazil | 1962

Keyword: Nuclear energy, Institution, Basic legislation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX