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Radiation Protection Regulations

Version of section 20 from 2015-06-12 to 2020-11-24:

  •  (1) No person shall possess a container or device that contains a radioactive nuclear substance unless the container or device is labelled with

    • (a) the radiation warning symbol set out in Schedule 3 and the words “RAYONNEMENT — DANGER — RADIATION”; and

    • (b) the name, quantity, date of measurement and form of the nuclear substance in the container or device.

  • (2) Subsection (1) does not apply in respect of a container or device

    • (a) that is an essential component for the operation of the nuclear facility at which it is located;

    • (b) that is used to hold radioactive nuclear substances for current or immediate use and is under the continuous direct observation of the licensee;

    • (c) in which the quantity of radioactive nuclear substances is less than or equal to the exemption quantity; or

    • (d) that is used exclusively for transporting radioactive nuclear substances and labelled in accordance with the Packaging and Transport of Nuclear Substances Regulations, 2015.

  • SOR/2015-145, s. 46
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