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Proclamation on radiation protection (No. 79/1993).

Country/Territory
Ethiopia
Document type
Legislation
Date
1993
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen., Food & nutrition
Keyword
Pollution control Radiation Food quality control/food safety Treated food
Geographical area
Africa, Eastern Africa, Landlocked Developing Nations, Least Developed Countries
Entry into force notes
This Proclamation shall come into force on the date of its publication in the Negarit Gazeta.
Abstract

The provisions of this Proclamation shall be applicable to all sources of ionising radiation above the exemption level (sect. 1). There is hereby established a National Radiation Protection Authority as an autonomous public authority having its own legal personality. The Authority shall be accountable to the Ethiopian Science and Technology Commission. The objectives of the Authority shall be: to render radiation protection services; to regulate, control and supervise radiological work and all a

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