Louisiana Nuclear Energy and Radiation Control Law (Louisiana)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Louisiana


   
Applies to States or Provinces Louisiana
Name Louisiana Nuclear Energy and Radiation Control Law (Louisiana)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Environmental Regulations, Safety and Operational Guidelines
Affected Technologies Nuclear
Active Policy Yes

Implementing Sector State/Province



























Program Administrator Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality
Primary Website http://www.deq.louisiana.gov/portal/DIVISIONS/Assessment/Radiation.aspx



Last Review 2014-06-27
Last Substantive Modification
to Summary
2014-06-27

Information Source http://www.deq.louisiana.gov/portal/tabid/1674/Default.aspx


Summary

The Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality is responsible for the regulation of nuclear energy safety, permitting and radiation safety and control in Louisiana. The Department operates under the Nuclear Energy and Radiation Control Law. This law states regulations for radiation protection and states the powers and duties of the secretary of environmental quality. It provides information about permits and licenses and nuclear power facilities. It also states regulations for the disposal of radioactive wastes.



Policy Contact

Contact Name Judith A. Schuerman
Department Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality
Division Radiological Services




Phone 225-219-3634

Fax 225-219-3154
Email Judith.Schuerman@la.gov
Website http://www.deq.louisiana.gov/portal/DIVISIONS/Assessment/Radiation.aspx
Contact Name James Pate
Department Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality
Division Radiological Services




Phone 225-219-3639

Fax 225-219-3154
Email James.Pate@la.gov

     

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

Authority 1: RS 30:2101 Louisiana Nuclear Energy and Radiation Control Law




















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