10 CFR 73.61 - Relief from fingerprinting and criminal history records check for designated categories of individuals permitted unescorted access to certain radioactive materials or other property.

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§ 73.61 Relief from fingerprinting and criminal history records check for designated categories of individuals permitted unescorted access to certain radioactive materials or other property.
Notwithstanding any other provision of the Commission's regulations, fingerprinting and the identification and criminal history records checks required by section 149 of the Atomic Energy Act of 1954, as amended, are not required for the following individuals prior to granting unescorted access to radioactive materials or other property that the Commission determines by regulation or order to be of such significance to the public health and safety or the common defense and security as to warrant fingerprinting and background checks:
(a) An employee of the Commission or of the Executive Branch of the U.S. Government who has undergone fingerprinting for a prior U.S. Government criminal history check;
(b) A Member of Congress;
(c) An employee of a member of Congress or Congressional committee who has undergone fingerprinting for a prior U.S. Government criminal history check;
(d) The Governor of a State or his or her designated State employee representative;
(e) Federal, State, or local law enforcement personnel;
(f) State Radiation Control Program Directors and State Homeland SecurityAdvisors or their designated State employee representatives;
(g) Agreement State employees conducting security inspections on behalf of the NRC pursuant to an agreement executed undersection 274.i. of the Atomic Energy Act;
(h) Representatives of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) engaged in activities associated with the U.S./IAEA Safeguards Agreement who have been certified by the NRC.
[72 FR 4948, Feb. 2, 2007]

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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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      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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