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Technical Assistance Request, BP International Limited Request for an Exemption from 10 CFR 20.202 (c).

HPPOS-268 PDR-9306090293

Title: Technical Assistance Request, BP International

Limited Request for an Exemption from 10 CFR 20.202 (c).

See the memorandnum from J. E. Glenn to R. J. Pate dated

October 8, 1991. An exemption for the regulations pursuant

to 10 CFR 20.203 (c) was granted by license amendment at

the request of BP International, a British firm, on the

behalf of BP Exploration Company, Anchorage, Alaska. 10

CFR 20.203 (c) requires that dosimetry processors to be

accredited by the National Voluntary Accredition Program

(NVLAP). The exemption states: "Notwithstanding the

requirements of 10 CFR 20.202 (c), the licensee may use

personnel dosimetry processed by the United Kingdom

National Radiological Protection Board." This health

physics position also applies to "new" 10 CFR 20.1501 (c).

Regulatory references: 10 CFR 20.203, 10 CFR 20.1501

Subject codes: 8.1, 12.19

Applicability: All

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