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PART 37—PHYSICAL PROTECTION OF CATEGORY 1 AND CATEGORY 2 QUANTITIES OF RADIOACTIVE MATERIAL

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Subpart A—General Provisions

Sec.

37.1 Purpose.

37.3 Scope.

37.5 Definitions.

37.7 Communications.

37.9 Interpretations.

37.11 Specific exemptions.

37.13 Information collection requirements: OMB approval.

Subpart B—Background Investigations and Access Control Program

37.21 Personnel access authorization requirements for category 1 or category 2 quantities of radioactive material.

37.23 Access authorization program requirements.

37.25 Background investigations.

37.27 Requirements for criminal history records checks of individuals granted unescorted access to category 1 or category 2 quantities of radioactive material.

37.29 Relief from fingerprinting, identification, and criminal history records checks and other elements of background investigations for designated categories of individuals permitted unescorted access to certain radioactive materials.

37.31 Protection of information.

37.33 Access authorization program review.

Subpart C—Physical Protection Requirements During Use

37.41 Security program.

37.43 General security program requirements.

37.45 LLEA coordination.

37.47 Security zones.

37.49 Monitoring, detection, and assessment.

37.51 Maintenance and testing.

37.53 Requirements for mobile devices.

37.55 Security program review.

37.57 Reporting of events.

Subpart D—Physical Protection in Transit

37.71 Additional requirements for transfer of category 1 and category 2 quantities of radioactive material.

37.73 Applicability of physical protection of category 1 and category 2 quantities of radioactive material during transit.

37.75 Preplanning and coordination of shipment of category 1 or category 2 quantities of radioactive material.

37.77 Advance notification of shipment of category 1 quantities of radioactive material.

37.79 Requirements for physical protection of category 1 and category 2 quantities of radioactive material during shipment.

37.81 Reporting of events.

Subpart E—[Reserved]

Subpart F—Records

37.101 Form of records.

37.103 Record retention.

Subpart G—Enforcement

37.105 Inspections.

37.107 Violations.

37.109 Criminal penalties.

Appendix A to Part 37—Category 1 and Category 2 Radioactive Materials

Authority: Atomic Energy Act secs. 53, 81, 103, 104, 147, 148, 149, 161, 182, 183, 223, 234 (42 U.S.C. 2073, 2111, 2133, 2134, 2167, 2168, 2169, 2201a., 2232, 2233, 2273, 2282).

[78 FR 17007, Mar. 19, 2013]

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