Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Radiation Installation Act and the Radiation
Protection Act to provide that the Department of Nuclear Safety shall
set by rule fees for registration under those Acts. Further amends
the Radiation Protection Act to revise the Class A and Class C
categories of radiation installations. Provides for the transfer of
moneys from the Federal Facilities Compliance Fund to the Radiation
Protection Fund. Effective immediately.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Restores provisions in current law requiring operators to have
their radiation machines inspected and tested every 5 years in the
case of a Class A machine, every 2 years in the case of a Class B
machine, and annually in the case of a Class C machine. Provides that
on and after January 1, 2000, the inspection and testing frequency
fees and inspection review fees for radiation machines shall be
established by rule and until that date, the fees shall be paid yearly
at an annualized rate according to certain radiation machine
classifications. Allows the Department of Nuclear Safety to set the
annualized rate structure.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes the provisions requiring the Department of Nuclear Safety
to set the inspection and testing frequency for radiation machines by
rule on and after January 1, 2000.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 90-0391
Last action date: 97-08-15
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 1
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