459.272 - Broad licenses: Application for type C specific license of broad scope

459.272. Broad licenses: Application for type C specific license of broad scope

1. An application for a type C specific license of broad scope will be approved if:

(a) The applicant satisfies the general requirements specified in NAC 459.238;

(b) The applicant submits a statement that radioactive material will be used only by, or under the direct supervision of, persons who have received:

(1) A college degree at the bachelor level or equivalent training and experience in the physical or biological sciences or in engineering; and

(2) At least 40 hours of training and experience in the safe handling of radioactive material, the characteristics of ionizing radiation, units of radiation dose and quantities, radiation detection instrumentation and biological hazards of exposure to radiation appropriate to the type and forms of radioactive material to be used; and

(c) The applicant has established administrative controls and provisions relating to procurement of radioactive material, procedures, recordkeeping, material control and accounting and management review necessary to ensure safe operations.

2. The applicant may appoint a radiation safety officer to implement and oversee a radiation safety program and to fulfill the duties set forth in paragraph (c) of subsection 1. If a radiation safety officer is so appointed, the radiation safety officer may delegate certain duties associated with managing the radiation safety program, but the radiation safety officer is ultimately responsible for the completion of those duties.

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

NRS 459.201

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