United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission

Question 206: Can a licensee allow radiation levels of 5

mR or more in one hour in an area without limiting access

to the area?

Answer: If the phrase ". . . without limiting access to

the area?" is intended to mean an unrestricted area, the

answer is no. See Question 205, this Set. (Reference: 10

CFR 20.1301, 10 CFR 20.1003)

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