459.058 - "Person" defined

459.058. "Person" defined

1. "Person" has the meaning ascribed to it in NRS 0.039 and, except as otherwise provided in subsection 2, includes:

(a) Any agency or political subdivision of this State, any other state or the United States, other than the Nuclear Regulatory Commission or the Department of Energy or its successor, any foreign government or nation or any political subdivision of any such government or nation, or other entity; and

(b) Any legal successor, representative, agent or agency of the persons and entities described in paragraph (a).

2. The Department of Energy shall be considered a person within the meaning of NAC 459.010 to 459.950, inclusive, and sections 4 to 28, inclusive to the extent that its facilities and activities are subject to the licensing and related regulatory authority of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission under:

(a) Section 202 of the Energy Reorganization Act of 1974, P.L. 93-438, 88 Stat. 1244;

(b) The Uranium Mill Tailings Radiation Control Act of 1978, 92 Stat. 3021;

(c) The Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982, 42 U.S.C. §§ 10101 et seq.; and

(d) Section 3(b)(2) of the Low-Level Radioactive Waste Policy Amendments Act of 1985, 42 U.S.C. §§ 2021 b et seq.

Bd. of Health, Radiation Control Reg. § 1.2.21, eff. 2-28-80; A by R144-13A, eff. 10-13-2016

NRS 459.201

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