United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

Interpretative Letter No. 76-02, "Radiography, Agreement State Licensed Materials Aboard U.S. Ships"

HPPOS-119 PDR-9111210276

See the letter from G. W. Kerr to All Agreement States dated October 20, 1976.

NRC was questioned concerning Agreement State-licensed radiographers who perform work on board U.S. Navy ships while in port for maintenance. It has been determined that persons working with Agreement State licensed materials on board U.S. Navy ships are subject to NRC jurisdiction. The subject radiographers will need a specific NRC license if they do not qualify for reciprocity pursuant to 10 CFR 150.20.

Regulatory references: 10 CFR 150.20

Subject codes: 12.2, 12.9

Applicability: Byproduct Material

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