10 CFR 73.24 - Prohibitions.

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§ 73.24 Prohibitions.
(a) Except as specifically approved by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, no shipment of special nuclear material shall be made in passenger aircraft in excess of (1) 20 grams or 20 curies, whichever is less, of plutonium or uranium-233, or (2) 350 grams of uranium-235 (contained in uranium enriched to 20 percent or more in the U-235 isotope).
(b) Unless otherwise approved by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, no licensee may make shipments of special nuclear material in which individual shipments are less than a formula quantity, but the total quantity in shipments in transit at the same time could equal or exceed a formula quantity, unless either of the following conditions are met:
(1) The licensee shall confirm and log the arrival at the final destination of each individual shipment and retain the log for three years from the date of the last entry in the log. The licensee shall also schedule shipments to ensure that the total quantity for two or more shipments in transit at the same time does not equal or exceed the formula quantity, or
(2) Physical protection in accordance with the requirements of§§ 73.20, 73.25, and 73.26 is provided by the licensee for such shipments as appropriate so that the total quantity of special nuclear material in the remaining shipments not so protected, and in transit at the same time, does not equal or exceed a formula quantity.
[44 FR 68188, Nov. 28, 1979, as amended at 53 FR 19257, May 27, 1988]

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  • 2015-01-26; vol. 80 # 16 - Monday, January 26, 2015
    1. 80 FR 3865 - Safeguards Information—Modified Handling Categorization; Change for Materials Facilities
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      Direct final rule; confirmation of effective date, NUREG issuance, and correction.
      Effective date: The effective date of January 28, 2015, for the direct final rule published September 30, 2014 (79 FR 58664), is confirmed. The correction of the “Compatibility Table for Direct Final Rule” is effective January 26, 2015.
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Title 10 published on 2015-01-01

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  • 2015-04-22; vol. 80 # 77 - Wednesday, April 22, 2015
    1. 80 FR 22434 - Enhanced Security of Special Nuclear Material
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      Regulatory basis.
      At this time, the NRC is not soliciting public comments on this document. There will be an opportunity for formal public comment on the proposed rule when it is published in the Federal Register .
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