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WAC 246-229-0040

Are there other requirements that apply to the use of particle accelerators?

(1) Registrants must meet the radiation standards of chapter 246-220 WAC, Radiation protection—General provisions; chapter 246-221 WAC, Radiation protection standards; and chapter 246-222 WAC, Radiation protection—Worker rights; for public, operator, and user protection.
(2) Depending on the installation, type of machine, and intended use, registrants may also need to meet:
(a) Industrial radiographic operations, chapters 246-243 and 246-227 WAC;
(b) X-ray in the healing arts, chapter 246-225 WAC; and
(c) Medical therapy, chapter 246-240 WAC.
(3) Registrants using particle accelerators to produce radioactive material must meet the requirements of chapter 246-232 WAC, Radioactive material—Licensing applicability; and chapter 246-235 WAC, Radioactive materials—Specific licenses.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 70.98.050 and [70.98.]080. WSR 02-14-050, § 246-229-0040, filed 6/27/02, effective 7/28/02.]
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