Current through Register Vol. XXXVIII, No. 51, December 23, 2021
1.1. Scope. -- This
legislative rule establish the requirements that shall be applied to the use of
sources of ionizing radiation to reduce, to an acceptable level, the risk that
any person is likely to be injured by such radiation. This legislative rule is
intended to be consistent with the recognized beneficial uses of sources of
ionizing radiation. This legislative rule provides for the registration and
applicable safety requirements of all sources of ionizing radiation including
naturally occurring radioactive materials, accelerator produced radioactive
material, and radiation producing equipment. This rule should be read in
conjunction with the provisions of W. Va. Code §
1.2. Authority. -- This
legislative rule is issued under the authority of and are related to W. Va.
of 1931, as amended.
Date. -- June 8, 2001.
Effective Date. -- July 1, 2001.
1.5. Repeal of Former Rule. -- This
legislative rule repeals and replaces WV 64 CSR 23 "Radiological Health Rule
and Related Documents Filed in the Secretary of State's Office" filed January
12, 1979 and effective May 1, 1979.
1.6. Refiling Date. -- This legislative rule
were refiled pursuant to W. Va. Code §
of 1931, as amended on the 30th day of December 1982, in the Secretary of