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Legislative Decree No. 241 implementing Directive 96/29/Euratom in matter of protection of the health of workers and the general public against the dangers arising from ionizing radiation

Country/Territory
Italy
Document type
Legislation
Date
2000
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
Gazzetta Ufficiale della Repubblica Italiana No. 203, 31 August 2000
Subject
Energy
Keyword
Radiation Nuclear energy Authorization/permit Hazardous waste
Geographical area
Alps, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries, Mediterranean, Southern Europe
Abstract

This Legislative Decree has been enacted in order to bring Legislative Decree No. 230 of 1995 in line with new Community provisions which have been adopted in the field of protection of workers as well as public health against the dangers arising from ionizing radiation. The amendments laid down to Legislative Decree No. 230 of 1995 concern the application scope, definitions and principles applicable to operations which imply exposure to ionizing radiation. The Title of Legislative Decree No. 230 of 1995 shall be hereinafter the following: “Implementation of Directives 89/618/Euratom, 90/641/Euratom, 92/3/Euratom and 96/29/Euratom in matter of ionizing radiation”. New Chapter III bis is inserted after Chapter III. These new provisions deal with exposure at work to particular natural radiation sources. Moreover, in accordance with new article 18 bis, the utilization of radioactive materials in the production or manufacturing of consumer goods, as well as their importation or exportation, requires prior ministerial authorization.

Full text
Italian
Website
www.comune.jesi.an.it

References - Legislation

Implements

Council Directive 96/29/Euratom laying down basic safety standards for the protection of the health of workers and the general public against the dangers arising from ionizing radiation.

Legislation | European Union | 1996

Keyword: Radiation, Authorization/permit, Early warning system, Environmental audit, Inspection, Data collection/reporting, Pollution control, Recycling/reuse, Hazardous waste, Waste management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amends

Legislative Decree No. 230 implementing Directives (Euratom) No. 80/836, 84/467, 89/618, 90/641 and 92/3 in matter of ionizing radiation.

Legislation | Italy | 1995

Keyword: Nuclear energy, Radiation, Transport/storage, International trade, Authorization/permit, Institution, Policy/planning, Offences/penalties, Hazardous waste, Food quality control/food safety

Source: FAO, FAOLEX