Oregon Department of Energy, Energy Facility Siting Council

Rule Rule 345-060-0003
Applicability and Scope


(1)

These rules apply to the transportation of radioactive material by means other than railcars in the State of Oregon. The rules contained in OAR 345-060-0001 (Definitions) to 345-060-0055 (Enforcement) are auxiliary to and supplemental to the rules of OAR 740-110-0060 (Radioactive Material: Applicability, References and Terminology) to 740-110-0090 (Notification of Inspection) for highway transport.

(2)

Transport by or under the direction of an agency of the federal government in federal vehicles is exempt. This section does not exempt other shipments:

(a)

That are subject to federal physical security requirements;

(b)

That originate from or are destined for a federal facility; or

(c)

That include material owned by the federal government.

(3)

In accordance with ORS 469.603 (Intent to regulate transportation of radioactive material) and 469.607 (Authority of council), it is the intent of these rules to be consistent with the United States Department of Transportation and Nuclear Regulatory Commission rules.
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