(1) Must: at least 3 days prior to the first participation in each activity in a calendar year, a submission form containing an NRC 241 form, a “report on activities contemplated in non-party countries,” a copy of its contract-compliant licence and the corresponding fee under Section 170.31 of this chapter with the regional administrator of the regional office of the U.S. Nuclear Supervisory Authority , listed on form NRC 241 and in Appendix D of Part 20 of this chapter for the region in which the contracting state that issued the licence is located. If an emergency request or other reason cannot be submitted three days before participating in reciprocity activities, the Regional Administrator may, for an emergency or other reason, waive the 3-day period, provided that the taker meets the conditions of the treaty: nrc assistance to states that enter into agreements includes the review of requests for agreements 274b from states or amendments to existing agreements , meetings with states to discuss and settle comments on the review of NRRs and recommendations for the Commission`s approval of proposed 274b agreements. In addition, NRC organizes training and workshops; Assesses technical issues related to State Party licensing and inspections; assesses changes to the state rule Participates in the Activities of the Conference of Directors of the Radiation Control Program, Inc.; and provides rapid and substantial state participation in regulation and other regulatory efforts. Nrc also coordinates with contracting states the disclosure of event information and responses to allegations that have been notified to RNCs with the participation of contracting states. NRC supports states that have expressed interest in implementing NRC regulatory authority support programs in accordance with the Atomic Energy Act of 1954 as amended. Section 274 of the Act provides a legal basis on which NRC cedes part of its regulatory authority to states in order to license and regulate by-products (radioisotopes); raw materials (uranium and thorium); and certain quantities of special nuclear materials. The mechanism for transferring authority from NRC to a state is an agreement signed by the Governor of the State and the Chairman of the Commission in accordance with Section 274b of the Act. Some states, known as contracting states, have agreements with the NRC that give them the power to regulate radioactive material within their borders.
In the particular situation of federally controlled sites in contracting states, nrc retains jurisdiction. 2. The provisions of paragraph (a) (1) of this section do not apply where the specific licence of the contracting state limits the activity permitted to a particular facility or location. 2. Submits an amended NRC 241 form or letter to the Regional Administrator requesting permission to modify workplaces, radioactive materials or work activities that differ from those on the original NRC 241 form. Many specialized inspection teams, with many different disciplines, regularly conduct inspections at various licensing sites, including USDA sites. 5. It must comply with all the conditions of the specific licence issued by a contracting state, except for conditions contrary to the requirements of this section.
NRC licensees who wish to conduct reciprocal operations on temporary sites in a contracting state and are authorized to carry out such activities through a licence should apply to the State`s radiation control program for information on state rules and jurisdictional issues relating to the federal states or agencies within that contracting state.