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Radiation Protection Regulations

Version of section 13 from 2020-11-25 to 2022-07-25:

  •  (1) Every licensee must ensure that the effective dose received by and committed to a person described in column 1 of the table to this subsection, during the period set out in column 2, does not exceed the effective dose set out in column 3.

    TABLE

    Column 1Column 2Column 3
    ItemPersonPeriodEffective Dose (mSv)
    1Nuclear energy worker, including a female nuclear energy worker who is breastfeeding and a female nuclear energy worker who is pregnant but who has not yet informed the licensee in writing that she is pregnant(a) One-year dosimetry period50
    (b) Five-year dosimetry period100
    2Pregnant nuclear energy worker who has informed the licensee in writing that she is pregnantBalance of the pregnancy starting from the date on which the licensee has been informed of the pregnancy4
    3Person who is not a nuclear energy workerOne calendar year1
  • (2) [Repealed, SOR/2020-237, s. 14]

  • (3) [Repealed, SOR/2020-237, s. 14]

  • (4) [Repealed, SOR/2020-237, s. 14]

  • (5) For the purpose of subsection (1), where the end of a dosimeter-wearing period or a bioassay-sampling period does not coincide with the end of a dosimetry period set out in column 2 of the table to that subsection, the licensee may extend or reduce the dosimetry period to a maximum of two weeks so that the end of the dosimetry period coincides with the end of the dosimeter-wearing period or biossay-sampling period, as the case may be.

  • SOR/2020-237, s. 14
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