CALL FOR COMMENTS & INVITATION FOR STAKEHOLDER & PUBLIC PARTICIPATION ON THE DRAFT NUCLEAR REGULATORY ACT REGULATIONS, 2022.
The Kenya Nuclear Regulatory Authority (KNRA) is a body corporate established under the Nuclear Regulatory Act of 2019 and is mandated to ensure safe, secure and peaceful utilization of atomic energy and nuclear technology, for socio-economic development.
IT IS NOTIFIED for information of the general public that KNRA has developed 9 sets of draft Nuclear Regulatory Act Regulations, 2022, that aim at facilitating the effective implementation of the provisions of the Nuclear Regulatory Act No. 29 of 2019.
The draft Regulations are as under listed:-
1). Security of Nuclear Material & Associated Facilities Regulations
2). Foodstuffs Regulations
3). Radioactive Waste Management Regulations
4). Radioactive Consumer Products Regulations
5). Emergency Preparedness & Response Regulations
6). Ionizing Radiation Safety Regulations
7). Physical Protection of Radioactive Material Regulations
8). Non Ionizing Radiation safety Regulations
9). Safe Transport of Radioactive Material Regulations.
NOTE ; These regulations can be downloaded on: https://knra.co.ke/download/nra-draft-regulations-jan-2022/
In accordance with Article 10 of the Constitution of Kenya, KNRA invites interested stakeholders & the general public to submit comments and/or input that they may have on the draft regulations, in the template provided in the following link: https://knra.co.ke/download/nuclear-act-regulations-matrix-template/
Comments should be submitted in soft copy to KNRA on or before CoB Friday, 4th February 2022, through the email provided: email@example.com