Financial Assurance for In Situ Uranium Facilities (Texas)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Texas


   
Applies to States or Provinces Texas
Name Financial Assurance for In Situ Uranium Facilities (Texas)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Environmental Regulations
Affected Technologies Nuclear
Active Policy Yes

Implementing Sector State/Province



























Program Administrator Texas Commission on Environmental Quality
Primary Website http://www.tceq.texas.gov/permitting/radmat/uranium/financial_assurance.html



Last Review 2014-09-15



Summary

Owners or operators are required to provide financial assurance for in situ uranium sites. This money is required for: decommissioning, decontamination, demolition, and waste disposal for buildings, structures, foundations, equipment, and utilities; surface reclamation of contaminated area including operating areas, roads, wellfields, and surface impoundments; groundwater restoration in mining areas; radiological surveying and environmental monitoring; and long-term radiation and perpetual care account. Rules regarding this financial assurance can be found in Title 30, Texas Administrative Code (30 TAC), Subchapter L , “Licensing of Source Material Recovery and By-Product Material Disposal Facilities.”



Policy Contact

Contact Name Charles Maguire
Department Texas Commission on Environmental Quality
Division Radioactive Materials Division




Phone 512-239-6466
Phone 2 512-239-5308


Website http://www.tceq.texas.gov/about/directory/waste-directory.html
     
     

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Title 30, Texas Administrative Code (30 TAC), Subchapter L , “Licensing of Source Material Recovery and By-Product Material Disposal Facilities.”




















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