United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

South Dakota

NRC's Regional Office in Arlington (Region IV) is responsible for carrying out the agency's duties in South Dakota. No operating nuclear reactors or fuel cycle facilities are located in South Dakota. South Dakota is not an Agreement State. The state has jurisdiction over x-ray equipment, naturally occurring radioactive materials, and certain radioactive materials that are not produced in a reactor.

More information about South Dakota's role in ensuring the safe use of radioactive materials can be obtained from the NRC Office of State Program's Directory of State Regulations, Legislation, and Web Sites.

Operating Nuclear Power Reactors

  • none

Facilities Undergoing Decommissioning

Page Last Reviewed/Updated Friday, February 20, 2015