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European Communities (Nuclear Safety) Regulations 2017 (No. 332 of 2017).

Country/Territory
Ireland
Document type
Regulation
Date
2017
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Energy, Environment gen.
Keyword
Nuclear energy Radiation Disasters Environmental security
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Abstract

These Regulations transpose Directive 2014/87/Euratom of the European Council of 8 July 2014 amending Directive 2009/71/Euratom which established a Community framework for the nuclear safety of nuclear installations. The objective of Directive 2014/87/Euratom is to strengthen the nuclear safety framework of the EU by amending the previous Nuclear Safety Directive. The Regulations establish the Environmental Protection Agency as the competent authority in the State for the purpose of these Regula

Full text
English
Website
www.irishstatutebook.ie

References - Legislation

Implements

Radiological Protection Act, 1991 (No. 9 of 1991).

Legislation | Ireland | 1991

Keyword: Radiation, Emissions, Environmental standards, Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Toxicity/poisoning, Inspection, Animal health, Animal production, Slaughtering, Hazardous substances, Pollution control, Hazardous waste

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Council Directive 2014/87/EURATOM amending Directive 2009/71/Euratom establishing a Community framework for the nuclear safety of nuclear installations.

Legislation | European Union | 2014

Keyword: Nuclear energy, Energy conservation/energy production, Radiation, Pollution control

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repeals

Radiological Protection Act, 1991 (Nuclear Safety) Order 2011 (No. 390 of 2011).

Legislation | Ireland | 2011 | Repealed

Keyword: Radiation, Emissions, Institution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX