10 CFR 40.22 - Small quantities of source material.

§ 40.22 Small quantities of source material.
(a) A general license is hereby issued authorizing commercial and industrial firms, research, educational and medical institutions and Federal, State and local government agencies to use and transfer not more than fifteen (15) pounds of source material at any one time for research, development, educational, commercial or operational purposes. A person authorized to use or transfer source material, pursuant to this general license, may not receive more than a total of 150 pounds of source material in any one calendar year.
(b) Persons who receive, possess, use, or transfer source material pursuant to the general license issued in paragraph (a) of this section are exempt from the provisions of parts 19, 20, and 21, of this chapter to the extent that such receipt, possession, use or transfer are within the terms of such general license: Provided, however, That this exemption shall not be deemed to apply to any such person who is also in possession of source material under a specific license issued pursuant to this part.
(c) Persons who receive, possess, use or transfer source material pursuant to the general license in paragraph (a) of this section are prohibited from administering source material, or the radiation therefrom, either externally or internally, to human beings except as may be authorized by NRC in a specific license.
[26 FR 284, Jan. 14, 1961, as amended at 38 FR 22221, Aug. 17, 1973; 42 FR 28896, June 6, 1977; 45 FR 55420, Aug. 20, 1980]

Title 10 published on 2015-01-01.

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Title 10 published on 2015-01-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 10 CFR Part 40 after this date.

  • 2015-03-17; vol. 80 # 51 - Tuesday, March 17, 2015
    1. 80 FR 13794 - Requirement To Submit Complete and Accurate Information
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      Petition for rulemaking; consideration in the rulemaking process.
      The docket for the petition for rulemaking, PRM-50-107, is closed on March 17, 2015.
      10 CFR Parts 30, 40, 50, 52, 60, 61, 63, 70, 71, and 72