Exemptions: Exempt Quantities
(1)Except as provided in sections (2), (3) and (5) of this rule, any person is exempt from these rules to the extent that such person receives, possesses, uses, transfers, owns or acquires radioactive material in individual quantities, each of which does not exceed the applicable quantity set forth in 10 CFR Part 30.71 Schedule B.
(2)This rule does not authorize the production, packaging or repackaging of radioactive material for purposes of commercial distribution or the incorporation of radioactive material into products intended for commercial distribution.
(3)Any person who possesses radioactive material received or acquired under the general license formerly provided in OAR 333-102-0015 (Exemptions: Certain Items Containing Radioactive Material)(1)(g) is exempt from the requirements for a license set forth in this rule to the extent that such person possesses, uses, transfers or owns such byproduct material. .
(4)No person may, for purposes of commercial distribution, transfer radioactive material in the individual quantities set forth in 10 CFR Part 30.71 Schedule B, knowing or having reason to believe that such quantities of radioactive material will be transferred to persons exempt under this rule or equivalent regulations of the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, any Agreement State or Licensing State, except in accordance with a specific license issued by the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission pursuant to section 32.18 of 10 CFR Part 32 or by the Authority pursuant to OAR 333-102-0255 (Special Requirement for a Specific License to Manufacture, Assemble, Repair or Distribute Commodities, Products or Devices Which Contain Radioactive Material: Licensing the Distribution of Radioactive Material in Exempt Quantities), which license states that the radioactive material may be transferred by the licensee to persons exempt under this rule or the equivalent regulations of the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, any Agreement State or Licensing State.
(5)No person may, for purposes of producing an increased radiation level, combine quantities of byproduct material covered by this exemption so that the aggregate quantity exceeds the limits set forth in 10 CFR Part 30.71, Schedule B, except for byproduct material combined within a device placed in use before May 3, 1999, or as otherwise permitted by the regulations in this rule.
Rule 333-102-0035 — Exemptions: Exempt Quantities,