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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 12. Health
Agency 5. Department of Health
Chapter 481. Virginia Radiation Protection Regulations
10/21/2020

12VAC5-481-2140. Purpose and Scope.

Part IX
Radiation Safety Requirements For Particle Accelerators

Article 1
Purpose and Scope

A. This part establishes procedures for the registration and the use of particle accelerators.

B. In addition to the requirements of this part, all registrants are subject to the requirements of Parts I (12VAC5-481-10 et seq.), II (12VAC5-481-260 et seq.), III (12VAC5-481-380 et seq.), IV (12VAC5-481-600 et seq.), and X (12VAC5-481-2250 et seq.) of this chapter. Registrants engaged in industrial radiographic operations are subject to the requirements of Part V (12VAC5-481-1170 et seq.) of this chapter, and registrants engaged in the healing arts are subject to the requirements of Parts VI (12VAC5-481-1580 et seq.) and VII (12VAC5-481-1660 et seq.) of this chapter. Registrants whose operations result in the production of radioactive material are subject to the requirements of Part III (12VAC5-481-380 et seq.) of this chapter.

Statutory Authority

§ 32.1-229 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from Volume 22, Issue 25, eff. September 20, 2006.

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