Subpart 3—Register of controlled radiation sources and records

30 Director must keep register of controlled radiation sources

(1)

The Director must keep a register of all controlled radiation sources.

(2)

In this Act, a controlled radiation source means—

(a)

any irradiating apparatus:

(b)

any sealed radioactive material:

(c)

any nuclear material (whether sealed or unsealed):

(d)

any unsealed radioactive material of a kind that regulations require to be registered.

(3)

The purpose of the register is—

(a)

to help the Director to ascertain and monitor the location of controlled radiation sources; and

(b)

to facilitate the exercise of the compliance, assessment, and enforcement functions and powers of the Director; and

(c)

to support emergency preparedness and responses.