3701:1-46-02 Purpose and scope.

(A) This chapter establishes general licenses for the possession and use of radioactive material and a general license for ownership of radioactive material. Specific provisions of Chapter 3701:1-40 of the Administrative Code are applicable to general licenses established by this chapter. These provisions are specified in rule 3701:1-46-03 of the Administrative Code or in the particular general license.

(B) This chapter prescribes requirements for the issuance of specific licenses to persons who manufacture or initially transfer items containing radioactive material for sale or distribution to persons generally licensed under Chapter 3701:1-46 or 3701:1-58 of the Administrative Code or equivalent regulations of the United States nuclear regulatory commission or an agreement state .

(C) This chapter also prescribes certain rules governing holders of these licenses. In addition, this chapter prescribes requirements for the issuance of specific licenses to persons who introduce radioactive material into a product or material owned by or in the possession of the licensee or person and rules governing holders of such licenses. Further, this chapter describes procedures and prescribes requirements for the issuance of sealed source and device certificates (covering radiation safety information about a product) to manufacturers or initial transferors of sealed sources or devices containing sealed sources which are to be used by persons specifically licensed under Chapter 3701:1-40 of the Administrative Code or equivalent regulations of the United States nuclear regulatory commission or an agreement state.

(D) The provisions and requirements of this chapter are in addition to, and not in substitution for, other requirements of Chapter 3701:1-40 of the Administrative Code which apply to applications and licenses subject to this chapter.

Effective: 12/01/2012
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 09/10/2012 and 09/15/2017
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 3748.04
Rule Amplifies: 3748.04
Prior Effective Dates: 10/20/2002, 1/20/08, 10/4/10