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Consensus Standards Used by NRC

10 CFR Section Standard
SDO Number Date Title
34.20 ANSI N432 1980 "Radiological Safety for the Design and Construction of Apparatus for Gamma Radiography," (published as NBS Handbook 136, issued January 1981)
50.55a ASME BPVC
Section III
Division 1
1998 Edition
w/2000 Addenda
"Rules for Construction of Nuclear Power Plant Components" (Classes 1, 2, and 3)
50.55a ASME BPVC
Section XI
Division 1
1998 Edition
w/2000 Addenda
"Rules for Inservice inspection of Nuclear Power Plant Components" (Classes 1, 2, 3, MC, and CC)
50.55a ASME OM Code 1998 Edition
w/2000 Addenda
"Code for Operation and Maintenance of Nuclear Power Plants"
50.55a(h) IEEE 279 1971 "Criteria for Protection Systems for Nuclear Power Generating Stations"
50.55a(h) IEEE 603 1991, including correction sheet dated 1/30/95 "Criteria for Safety Systems for Nuclear Power Generating Stations"
50.55a ASME BPVC
Section III
Code Cases
Rev. 32 Code Cases referenced in Regulatory Guides 1.84 and 1.85
50.55a ASME BPVC
Section XI
Code Cases
Rev. 13 Code Cases referenced in Regulatory Guide 1.147
50.61 ASME BPVC
Section III
1998 Edition
w/2000 Annenda
NB-2331, "Materials for Vessels"
50 App G ASME BPVC
Section III
Appendix G
1998 Edition
w/2000 Annenda
"Fracture Toughness Requirements"
50 App G ASME BPVC
Section XI
Appendix G
1998 Edition
w/2000 Annenda
"Fracture Toughness Requirements"
50 App H ASTM E185 1982 "Standard Practice for Conducting Surveillance Tests for Light-Water Cooled Nuclear Power Reactor Vessels"
50 App J ANSI 45.4 1972 "Leakage Rate Testing of Containment Structures for Nuclear Reactors"
50 App J ANS 56.8 1987 "Containment System Leakage Testing Requirements"
50 App K ANS ANS-5 1971 "Decay Energy Release Rates Following Shutdown of Uranium-Fueled Thermal Reactors"
50 App R IEEE 384 1974 "IEEE Standard Criteria for Independence of Class1E Equipment and Circuits"
73.26 ANSI MH5.1 1971 "Basic Requirements for Cargo Containers"
73.26 ISO 1496 1978 "General Cargo Containers"
73 App B ANSI S3.6 1973 "Specifications for Audiometers"
73 App B ISO 389 1975 "Standard Reference Zero for the Calibration of Puretone Audiometer"
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