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Original name: Lov om strålevern og bruk av stråling [Strålevernloven]
Name: Act on Radiation Protection and Use of Radiation (No. 36 of 2000).
Country: Norway
Subject(s): Protection against particular hazards
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2000-05-12
Entry into force:
ISN: NOR-2000-L-63363
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Lovdata, Norway PDF as amended to LOV-2018-12-20-113 PDF as amended to LOV-2018-12-20-113 (consulted on 2020-02-24)
Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Norwegian Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority PDF of Unofficial English Translation PDF of Unofficial English Translation (consulted on 2020-03-18)
Abstract/Citation: Aims to prevent harmful effects of radiation on people's health, and to promote protection of the environment. Applies to manufacture, import, export, transport, transfer, possession, installation, use, handling and waste disposal of radiation sources. Divided into 5 parts. Part 1 provides for purpose of act, scope and definitions. Part 2 sets forth general provisions regarding radiation protection. Part 3 contains special provisions on radiation use for medical purposes. Part 4 provides for planning of incident and accident management. Part 5 contains administrative provisions and provides for penalties. Available in English.
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