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Radiological Protection Act, 1991 (Ionising Radiation) Order, 2000 (No. 125 of 2000).

Country/Territory
Ireland
Document type
Regulation
Date
2000
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Air & atmosphere, Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Radiation Emissions Monitoring Environmental standards Waste management Waste disposal Recycling/reuse Transport/storage Pollution control Hazardous waste
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Abstract

This Order implements provisions of the Radiological Protection Act, 1991 by providing rules relative to all practices which involve a risk from ionising radiation emanating from an artificial source or from a natural radiation source in cases where natural radionuclides are being or have been processed in view of their radioactive, fissile or fertile properties. The Rules mainly concern the custody, production, processing, handling, holding, storage, use, manufacture, importing into or exportin

Full text
English
Website
www.irishstatutebook.ie

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Legislation | European Union | 1996 | Repealed

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

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

Amended by

European Communities (Ionising Radiation) (Amendment) Regulations 2012 (No. 152 of 2012).

Legislation | Ireland | 2012

Keyword: Radiation, Emissions, Monitoring, Environmental standards, Waste management, Waste disposal, Recycling/reuse, Transport/storage, Pollution control, Hazardous waste

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Radiological Protection Act 1991 (Responsible and Safe Management of Radioactive Waste) Order 2013 (S.I. No. 320 of 2013).

Legislation | Ireland | 2013

Keyword: Radiation, Nuclear energy, Pollution control, Hazardous waste, Waste disposal

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Radiological Protection (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2014 (No. 20 of 2014).

Legislation | Ireland | 2014

Keyword: Radiation, Emissions, Monitoring, Environmental standards, Waste management, Waste disposal, Recycling/reuse, Transport/storage, Pollution control, Hazardous waste

Source: FAO, FAOLEX