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Chapter 246-237 WAC

RADIATION PROTECTIONPHYSICAL PROTECTION OF CATEGORY 1 AND CATEGORY 2 QUANTITIES OF RADIOACTIVE MATERIAL

WAC Sections

Purpose and scope.
Definitions, abbreviations, and acronyms.
Specific exemptions.
Personnel access authorization requirements for Category 1 or Category 2 quantities of radioactive material.
Access authorization program requirements.
Background investigations.
Requirements for criminal history records checks of individuals granted unescorted access to Category 1 or Category 2 quantities of radioactive material.
Relief from fingerprinting, identification, and criminal history records checks and other elements of background investigations for designated categories of individuals permitted unescorted access to certain radioactive materials.
Protection of information.
Access authorization program review.
Security program.
General security program requirements.
LLEA coordination.
Security zones.
Monitoring, detection, and assessment.
Maintenance and testing.
Requirements for mobile devices.
Security program review.
Reporting of events.
Additional requirements for transfer of Category 1 and Category 2 quantities of radioactive material.
Applicability of physical protection of Category 1 and Category 2 quantities of radioactive material during transit.
Preplanning and coordination of shipment of Category 1 or Category 2 quantities of radioactive material.
Advance notification of shipment of Category 1 quantities of radioactive material.
Requirements for physical protection of Category 1 and Category 2 quantities of radioactive material during shipment.
Reporting requirements.
Form of records.
Record retention.
Inspections.
Appendix A: Table 1Category 1 and Category 2 thresholds.
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