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Governmental, Legal and Regulatory Framework for Safety

General Safety Requirements

IAEA Safety Standards Series No. GSR Part 1
General Safety Requirements

Superseded by: IAEA Safety Standards Series - GSR Part 1 (Rev. 1)

English STI/PUB/1465 ¦ 978-92-0-106410-3

40 pages ¦ € 45.00 ¦ Date published: 2010

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The objective of this publication is to establish requirements in respect of the governmental, legal and regulatory framework for safety. It covers the essential aspects of the framework for establishing a regulatory body and taking other actions necessary to ensure the effective regulatory control of facilities and activities utilized for peaceful purposes. Other responsibilities and functions, such as liaison within the global safety regime and on support services for safety (including radiation protection), emergency preparedness and response, nuclear security, and the State system of accounting for and control of nuclear material, are also covered.

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