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These regulations amend the Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Regulations 2018 to update the reference to the Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Agency radiofrequency exposure standard and increase application fees by an indexation amount of 2 per cent.
Administered by: Health
Registered 02 Jun 2021
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR03-Jun-2021
Tabled Senate15-Jun-2021
To be repealed 25 Aug 2021
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003
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Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia

 

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Amendment (2021 Measures No. 2) Regulations 2021

I, General the Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Retd), Governor‑General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following regulations.

Dated 27 May 2021

David Hurley

Governor‑General

By His Excellency’s Command

Richard Colbeck

Minister for Senior Australians and Aged Care Services

 

 

 

  

  


Contents

1............ Name............................................................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement............................................................................................................. 1

3............ Authority....................................................................................................................... 1

4............ Schedules...................................................................................................................... 1

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                                          2

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Regulations 2018                                   2

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Amendment (2021 Measures No. 2) Regulations 2021.

2  Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this instrument specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  The whole of this instrument

1 July 2021.

1 July 2021

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this instrument.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this instrument. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this instrument.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under the Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act 1998.

4  Schedules

                   Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.

Schedule 1Amendments

  

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Regulations 2018

1  Section 4 (paragraph (b) of the definition of non‑ionizing radiation exposure limits)

Repeal the paragraph, substitute:

                     (b)  the limiting exposure mentioned in the Radiation Protection Standard for Limiting Exposure to Radiofrequency Fields—100 kHz to 300 GHz (2021) (Radiation Protection Series S‑1 (Rev. 1)), published by the CEO, as existing on 1 July 2021;

2  Amendments of listed provisions—section 49

The items of the table in section 49 listed in the following table are amended as set out in the table.

 

Amendments of application fees for facility licences relating to nuclear installations

Item

Section 49 table item

Omit

Substitute

1

Item 1

9,900

10,098

2

Item 2

11,000

11,220

3

Item 3

780

795

4

Item 4

2,300

2,346

5

Item 5

8,600

8,772

3  Paragraph 50(2)(a)

Omit “$165”, substitute “$168”.

4  Paragraph 50(2)(a)

Omit “$9,900”, substitute “$10,098”.