About Radiation Safety

Original Language Title: О радиационной безопасности населения

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RUSSIAN FEDERATION federal law on radiation safety passed by the State Duma of the year December 5, 1995 (text as amended by the federal laws from 22/08/2004, no. 122-FZ;
from 23.07.2008 N 160-FZ; from 18/07 N 242-FZ;
from 19/07/2011 N 248-FZ) this federal law defines the legal framework for ensuring the radiation safety of the population in order to protect his health.
Chapter 1. GENERAL PROVISIONS Article 1. Basic concepts for the purposes of this federal law applies the following concepts: radiation safety of the population (hereinafter referred to as radiation safety)-the State of protection of present and future generations from the harmful health effects of ionizing radiation;
ionizing radiation-radiation which is emitted when radioactive decay, nuclear transformations, inhibition of charged particles in matter and forms when interacting with different ions marks Wednesday;
natural background radiation-dose radiation generated by cosmic radiation and radiation of natural radionuclides are naturally distributed in soil, water, air and other elements of the biosphere, foods and humans;
technogenic modified background radiation is a natural radiation background, modified by human activities;
effective dose is the amount of exposure to ionizing radiation, which is used as a measure of the risk of long-term effects of exposure of the human body and its organs in accordance with their sensitivity;
sanitary-protective zone-the area around the source of ionizing radiation to which exposure level under normal operating conditions of the source may exceed the limit of radiation doses to the population. In the sanitary protection zone is prohibited permanent and temporary residence of people entered a regime of limiting economic activities and conducted radiation control;
surveillance area-territory outside the sanitary protection zone, in which Radiological monitoring;
employee-an individual who constantly or temporarily work directly with sources of ionizing radiation;
radiation accident-loss of control source of ionizing radiation caused by faulty hardware, incorrect actions of employees (personnel), natural disasters or other causes that could lead or have led to people above the established norms of radiation or radioactive contamination of the environment Wednesday.
Article 2. Legal regulation in the field of radiation safety 1. Legal regulation in the field of radiation safety are carried out by this federal law and other normative legal acts of the Russian Federation, as well as the laws and other normative legal acts of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation.
2. Federal laws, other regulatory legal acts of the Russian Federation, laws and other normative legal acts of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation may not set standards that reduce radiation safety requirements and guarantees their welfare, established by this federal law.
3. Universally recognized principles and norms of international law and international treaties of the Russian Federation in the field of radiation safety are in accordance with the Constitution of the Russian Federation form an integral part of the legal system of the Russian Federation.
If an international treaty of the Russian Federation stipulates other rules than those provided for by the legislation of the Russian Federation in the field of radiation safety, rules of the international treaty shall apply.
Article 3. Principles of radiation safety 1. The basic principles of radiation safety are: the principle of regulation-observing the limits of individual irradiation dozes of citizens from all sources of ionizing radiation;
the principle justification for prohibition of all activities on the use of sources of ionizing radiation in which obtained for humans and society benefits does not exceed the risk of possible harm caused to natural radiation background of additional exposure;
the principle of maintenance optimization may low and kept economic and social factors being taken into individual doses and the number of exposed individuals when using any source of ionizing radiation.
2. When a radiation accident system radiation safety is based on the following principles: proposed activities on liquidation of consequences of a radiation accident should bring more good than harm;
the types and scope of action for the Elimination of the consequences of radiation accidents must be implemented in such a way as to benefit from lower doses of ionizing radiation, with the exception of the harm caused by the activity was maximum.
Article 4. Activities to ensure radiation safety radiation safety is ensured by:

conduct complex legal, organizational, engineering, technical, sanitary, medical, educational and preventive educational nature;
implementation of federal bodies of executive power, bodies of executive power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, bodies of local self-government, public associations, other legal entities and citizens of the activities for the observance of rules, norms and standards in the field of radiation safety; (As amended by federal law from 22/08/2004, no. 122-FZ) informing the population about the radiation situation and measures to ensure radiation safety;
civic education in the field of radiation safety.
Chapter II. POWERS of the RUSSIAN FEDERATION and constituent entities of the Russian Federation in the FIELD of RADIATION SAFETY Article 5. Powers of the Russian Federation in the field of radiation safety to the powers of the Russian Federation in the field of radiation safety include: the definition of public policies in the field of radiation safety and its implementation;
the development and adoption of federal laws and other regulatory legal acts of the Russian Federation in the field of radiation safety, monitoring;
development, approval and implementation of federal programmes in the field of radiation safety;
licensing of activities in the field of ionizing radiation; (As amended by the Federal law of 18 N 242-FZ) monitoring radiation situation on the territory of the Russian Federation and the integration of population irradiation doses;
the introduction of special regimes of populations in areas of radioactive contamination;
implementation of measures to eliminate the consequences of radiation accidents;
Organization and carrying out operational activities in the event of a radiation accident;
Organization and implementation of State supervision in the field of radiation safety; (As amended by the Federal law of 18 N 242-FZ) informing the population about the radiation situation;
establishment of the procedure of determining the social guarantees for increased risk of harm to the health of citizens and causing damages to their property caused by radiation exposure;
establishment of the procedure of compensation of harm to citizens and damages to their property as a result of a radiation accident;
the establishment and functioning of the unified system of State management in the field of radiation safety, including the monitoring and recording of doses to the population;
Regulation of living conditions and special modes of residence in the territories radioactively contaminated as a result of radiation accidents;
monitoring of populations subjected to irradiation resulting from radiation accidents;
Regulation of the export and import of nuclear materials, radioactive substances and other sources of ionizing radiation, as well as the monitoring of their exports and imports;
international cooperation of the Russian Federation in the field of radiation safety and the fulfilment of the obligations of the Russian Federation on international treaties of the Russian Federation;
other powers in the field of radiation safety, related to the powers of the Russian Federation by the Constitution of the Russian Federation and federal laws. (Article in the Editorial Office of the Federal law dated 22/08/2004, no. 122-FZ), Article 6. The powers of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation in the field of radiation safety, the State authorities of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation in the field of radiation safety: developing in accordance with the provisions of this federal law, laws and other normative legal acts of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation;
develop and implement regional (territorial) of the program in the field of radiation safety;
organize control of the radiation situation in the territory within its competence;
participate in organizing and conducting operational activities in case of risk of radiation accident;
provide conditions for the realization and protection of the rights of citizens and respect the interests of the State in the field of radiation safety within their terms of reference;
participate in the implementation of measures to eliminate the consequences of radiation accidents in the territory concerned;
implement the other powers in the field of radiation safety in accordance with the powers related to the conduct of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, is not related to the powers of the Russian Federation. (Article in the Editorial Office of the Federal law dated 22/08/2004, no. 122-FZ), chap. III. The State management in the FIELD of RADIATION SAFETY.
STATE SUPERVISION in the field of radiation safety.
PRODUCTION and public MONITORING of RADIATION SAFETY (as amended by the Federal law of 18 N 242-FZ) Article 7. The system of organs of executive power in the field of radiation safety

1. public administration in the field of radiation safety are carried out by the Government of the Russian Federation, federal bodies of executive power in accordance with the provisions of the said bodies. (As amended by federal law from 22/08/2004, no. 122-FZ)
2. (repealed-federal law 18/N 242-FZ) 3. (Repealed-federal law 18/N 242-FZ) Article 8. Government programmes in the field of radiation safety 1. For the planning and implementation of activities to ensure the radiation safety of Federal programs are being developed. Federal programs in the field of radiation safety have been developed and implemented by federal bodies of executive power in the manner prescribed by the legislation of the Russian Federation. (As amended by federal law from 22/08/2004, no. 122-FZ)
2. regional (territorial) of the program in the field of radiation safety are developed and approved by the executive authorities of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation. (As amended by federal law from 22/08/2004, no. 122-FZ)
3. the procedure for the development and implementation of State programs in the field of radiation safety shall be determined by the legislation of the Russian Federation. (As amended by federal law from 22/08/2004, no. 122-FZ) Article 9. State regulation in the field of radiation safety 1. State regulation in the field of radiation safety is carried out through the establishment of sanitary rules, norms, sanitary norms, rules of radiation safety codes, safety rules and other regulations on radiation safety. Such acts must not conflict with the provisions of this federal law. (As amended by the Federal Act of 19/07/2011 N 248-FZ)
2. Sanitary rules, norms and hygienic standards in the field of radiation safety shall be approved in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation. (As amended by the Federal Act of 19/07/2011 N 248-FZ) establishes the following basic hygienic regulations (permissible limits of doses) irradiation on the territory of the Russian Federation as a result of the use of ionizing radiation for the population: the average annual effective dose equal to 0.001 sievert or effective dose for lifetime (70 years)-0.07 sievert; in some years large values are allowed effective dose, provided that the average annual effective dose, calculated over five consecutive years does not exceed 0.001 sievert;
for employees the average annual effective dose equal to 0.02 or SV effective dose for the period of employment (50 years)-1 zivertu; permissible annual effective radiation dose to 0.05 sievert, provided that the average annual effective dose, calculated over five consecutive years does not exceed 0.02 sievert.
Regulated values basic dose limits do not include dose caused by natural radiation and technogenic changed background radiation, as well as the radiation doses received by the citizens (patients) when conducting medical procedures and treatment rentgenoradiologicheskih. Dose limits specified are the original in setting permissible levels of exposure of the human body and its individual bodies.
In the case of radiation accidents allowed irradiation, exceeding the basic hygienic regulations (permissible limits of doses), within a reasonable time and within certain sanitary norms and rules.
Defined in this article the basic hygienic regulations (permissible limits of doses) exposure for individual Territories can be changed by the Government of the Russian Federation towards their reduction, taking into account the specific sanitary-hygienic, ecological conditions, health status and level of human impact on other factors surrounding Wednesday.
3. radiation safety Rules governing technical safety requirements when working with radioactive materials and other sources of ionizing radiation, and other regulations on radiation safety are developed and approved by the Federal Executive Body in the field of nuclear supervision in the manner prescribed by the Government of the Russian Federation. (As amended by the Federal Act of 19/07/2011 N 248-FZ)
4. (repealed-Federal Act of 19/07/2011 N 248-FZ), Article 10. Licensing of activities in the field of ionizing radiation

1. Research and development work in the field of ionizing radiation, designing, construction of sources of ionizing radiation, designing and manufacturing of technological equipment for them, means of radiation protection, as well as work in the area of extraction, production, transportation, storage, use, maintenance, recycling and disposal of radiation sources are carried out only on the basis of special permits (licences) issued by the bodies empowered to conduct licensing.
2. licensing of activities in the field of ionizing radiation is carried out in the manner prescribed by the legislation of the Russian Federation. Article 10-1. State supervision in the field of radiation safety 1. State supervision in the field of radiation safety are carried out by the authorized federal executive bodies in carrying out federal government oversight in the field of Atomic Energy and federal state sanitary-and-epidemiologic supervision (hereinafter State supervisory bodies) according to their competence, in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation in the manner prescribed by the Government of the Russian Federation.
2. the relations related to the exercise of State supervision in the field of radiation safety, organizing and conducting inspections of legal persons is subject to the provisions of the Federal law dated December 26, 2008 year N 294-FZ "on protection of rights of legal persons and individual entrepreneurs at carrying out of State control (supervision) and municipal control" taking into account the peculiarities of organization and carrying out the checks laid down by paragraphs 3-9 of this article.
3. The subject of the verification of the observance of legal entity in the implementation of its activities with the requirements established in accordance with international treaties of the Russian Federation, this federal law, other federal laws and adopted in accordance with them and other normative legal acts of the Russian Federation in the field of radiation safety (hereinafter referred to as mandatory requirements).
4. in formulating the State supervisory bodies referred to in paragraph 1 of this article, the annual plans for the conduct of inspections in respect of legal persons carrying out activities in the field of atomic energy, provided for the holding of joint inspections.
5. Grounds for inclusion of planned checks in the annual plan of inspections is the expiration of two years: 1) from the date of State registration of a legal entity;
2) from the date of the end of the last scheduled scan.
6. The reason for holding the unscheduled checks are: 1) the expiry of execution of legal person issued by a State supervisory agency regulations on Elimination of the revealed violations of the mandatory requirements;
2) admission to a State supervisory agency appeals and petitions of citizens, including sole proprietors, legal persons, information from public authorities (State supervisory officials), bodies of local self-government, from the media about the facts of violations of mandatory requirements, if such violations pose a threat of harm to the life, health of people, the risk of accidents and (or) man-made disasters or emergencies involve causing such harm , the occurrence of an accident and (or) man-made emergency;
3) availability of an order (orders) of the head (Deputy head) of the State supervisory body, issued in accordance with the instructions of the President of the Russian Federation or the Government of the Russian Federation or by requiring the Prosecutor to conduct unscheduled checks under the supervision of the execution of the laws according to procuratorial bodies and appeals.
7. the term of carrying out an inspection shall be not more than thirty working days from the date of its vote.
In exceptional cases involving the need for difficult and/or time-consuming research, testing, special examinations and investigations on the basis of motivated proposals, officials of the State supervisory body carrying out checks, the duration of inspection may be extended by the head (Deputy head) of the body, but not more than twenty working days.
8. Unscheduled Loco on the basis specified in subparagraph 2 of paragraph 6 of this article may be held immediately with the notice of the authority of the Prosecutor's Office in the manner prescribed by part 12 of article 10 of the Federal law of December 26, 2008 year N 294-FZ "on protection of rights of legal persons and individual entrepreneurs at carrying out of State control (supervision) and municipal control."
9. Advance notice of a legal entity on holding unscheduled on-site inspections on the ground specified in subparagraph 2 of paragraph 6 of this article shall not be permitted.

(Article supplemented by federal law from 18 N 242-FZ), Article 11. Production monitoring radiation safety 1. Organizations involved with the use of sources of ionizing radiation, in-service monitoring of radiation safety.
2. procedure of production control shall be determined for each organization, taking into account the characteristics and circumstances of its works and is coordinated with the executive authorities engaged in public administration, State supervision and control in the field of radiation safety.
3. Officials engaged in production monitoring of radiation safety, has the right to suspend work with sources of ionizing radiation in identifying violations of sanitary-epidemiological rules of radiation safety, mandatory requirements established in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation on technical regulation, codes, safety rules, administrative, instructional and methodological documents in the field of radiation safety (hereinafter-rules, regulations and standards) in the organization concerned to remove the detected violations. (As amended by the Federal Act of 19/07/2011 N 248-FZ) Article 12. Public radiation safety monitoring public associations in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation shall have the right to exercise public control over the implementation of the norms, rules and regulations in the field of radiation safety.
Chapter IV. General requirements for RADIATION SAFETY Article 13. Assessment of the status of radiation safety 1. In planning and conducting activities to ensure radiation safety, decision-making in the field of radiation safety, reviewing the effectiveness of these activities by the bodies of State power, bodies of local self-government, as well as organizations working with sources of ionizing radiation, radiation safety is assessed.
2. radiation safety Assessment is carried out by the following key indicators: characterization of radioactive pollution of Wednesday;
analysis to ensure radiation safety activities and implementation of rules, regulations and hygiene regulations in the field of radiation safety;
the probability of radiation accidents and their scale;
readiness for effective elimination of radiation accidents and their consequences;
analysis of the radiation doses received by individual groups of the population from all sources of ionizing radiation;
the number of persons exposed above the prescribed limits radiation doses.
The results of the assessment are recorded annually in radiation-hygienic Passport organizations, territories.
Procedure for developing radiation-hygienic passports of organizations, territories allegedly authorized by the Government of the Russian Federation Federal Executive authority. (As amended by federal law from 23.07.2008 N 160-FZ) Article 14. Radiation safety requirements when dealing with sources of ionizing radiation During treatment with ionizing radiation shall: comply with the requirements of this federal law and other federal laws and other regulatory legal acts of the Russian Federation, as well as the laws and other normative legal acts of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, norms, rules and regulations in the field of radiation safety;
plan and implement activities to ensure radiation safety;
to conduct work on radiation safety justification new (upgraded) products, materials and substances, technological processes and productions, which are sources of ionizing radiation to human health;
conduct systematic production control of the radiation situation in the workplace, in premises on the territory of organizations, sanitary protection zones and surveillance zones, as well as the release and discharge of radioactive substances;
monitoring and recording of individual radiation doses of workers;
provide training and certification to managers and performers of works, production control technicians and other persons permanently or temporarily carrying out work with sources of ionizing radiation on radiation safety;
to organize the leadthrough of preliminary (at entry) and periodic medical examinations of employees (personnel);
regularly inform employees (staff) on levels of ionizing radiation in the workplace and about the magnitude of individual doses;

inform the federal bodies of executive power, authorized to exercise governance, State supervision in the field of radiation safety, the executive authorities of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation on emergencies, violations of the technological regulations, endangering radiation safety; (As amended by the Federal law of 18 N 242-FZ) to perform opinions, orders, regulations authorized officials of the executive authorities, carrying out public administration, State supervision in the field of radiation safety; (As amended by the Federal law of 18 N 242-FZ) to ensure the realization of the rights of citizens in the field of radiation safety.
Article 15. Radiation safety during exposure to natural radionuclides 1. Exposure of the population and of workers caused by radon, its decay products, as well as other long-lived natural radionuclides in residential and industrial premises shall not exceed the established norms.
2. in order to protect the population and workers against the effects of natural radionuclides shall be carried out: a selection of land plots for construction of buildings and structures, taking into account the level of the emission of radon from the soil and Gamma-radiations;
design and construction of buildings and structures with the view of preventing the proceeds of radon in the air these premises;
conduct production supervision for construction materials, buildings and structures in operation, taking into account the level of radon in indoor air and gamma radiation of natural radionuclides;
operation of buildings and structures, taking into account the level of radon and gamma radiation of natural radionuclides.
3. In case of impossibility of performing standards by lowering levels of radon and gamma radiation of natural radionuclides in buildings and structures should be changed the nature of their use.
4. it is prohibited to use building materials and products that do not meet the requirements for radiation safety.
Article 16. Radiation safety in food production and consumption of drinking water food raw materials, foodstuffs, drinking water and come into contact with them in the process of manufacture, storage, transportation and implementing materials and products must meet the requirements for radiation safety and production are subject to monitoring in accordance with this federal law.
Article 17. Radiation safety of citizens in conducting medical rentgenoradiologicheskih procedures 1. When conducting medical rentgenoradiologicheskih procedures to use means of protection of citizens (patients).
Doses to individuals (patients) when conducting medical rentgenoradiologicheskih procedures must conform to the norms, rules and regulations in the field of radiation safety.
2. at the request of the citizen (patient) is full of information about the expected or received a dose of radiation and of the possible consequences when conducting medical rentgenoradiologicheskih procedures.
3. Citizen (patient) has the right to refuse medical rentgenoradiologicheskih procedures, with the exception of prevention research in order to identify dangerous diseases in epidemiological terms.
Article 18. Control and accounting of individual irradiation dozes control and accounting of individual radiation doses received by citizens when using sources of ionizing radiation, conducting medical procedures, as well as the rentgenoradiologicheskih arising from natural radiation and technogenic changed background radiation, carried out within the framework of a unified State system of accountancy and control of individual irradiation dozes, created in accordance with the procedure determined by the Government of the Russian Federation.
Chapter v. ENSURING RADIATION SAFETY in RADIATION ACCIDENT Article 19. Protection of the public and employees (personnel) of the radiation accident in which radiation accidents might occur must have: a list of potential radiation accidents with forecast and forecast the radiation situation;
decision-making criteria upon the occurrence of a radiation accident;
Plan of action for the protection of employees (personnel) and the population from radiation accident and its consequences, negotiated with local authorities, executive bodies, carrying out State supervision in the field of radiation safety; (As amended by the Federal law of 18 N 242-FZ) means to alert and ensure the Elimination of the consequences of a radiation accident;
medications for prevention of radiation lesions and means for providing medical assistance to the victims of the radiation accident;
rescue groups, created from the number of employees (personnel).
Article 20. Responsibilities of organizations carrying out activities with the use of sources of ionizing radiation, radiation safety in radiation accident

In the event of a radiation accident organization conducting activities with the use of sources of ionizing radiation, is obligated to: ensure the implementation of measures to protect workers (staff) and the population from radiation accident and its consequences;
inform the radiation accident, the State authorities, including the federal bodies of executive power, exercising State supervision in the field of radiation safety, as well as local authorities, the population of the territories on which perhaps increased exposure; (As amended by the Federal law of 18 N 242-FZ) to take measures to provide medical assistance to victims of radiation accident;
localize the hotbed of radioactive contamination and prevent the spread of radioactive substances into the environment Wednesday;
conduct analysis and prepare a forecast of development of a radiation accident and radiation environment changes in radiation accident;
take measures to normalize the radiation situation on the territory of organizations carrying out activities with the use of sources of ionizing radiation, after the Elimination of a radiation accident.
Article 21. The planned increased exposure of citizens called for the Elimination of the consequences of a radiation accident 1. The planned increased exposure of citizens called for the Elimination of the consequences of a radiation accident, rescue and decontamination can be determined only by the need to save lives and (or) prevent further irradiation their. Exposure of citizens involved to eliminate the consequences of radiation accidents should not exceed more than 10 times the average annual value of basic hygiene standards for radiation workers (staff), established by article 9 hereof.
2. the planned increased exposure of citizens called for the Elimination of the consequences of radiation accidents, allowed once during their lives if they voluntarily consent and preliminary report on possible radiation doses and risks to health.
3. Social guarantees for increased risk and compensation for harm caused by radiation exposure to the health of persons employed to perform these works shall be established by the legislation of the Russian Federation. (As amended by federal law from 22/08/2004, no. 122-FZ), chap. VI. The rights and duties of citizens and public associations in the field of radiation safety Article 22. The right of citizens to radiation safety of citizens of the Russian Federation, foreign citizens and stateless persons residing on the territory of the Russian Federation, have the right to radiation safety. This right is ensured by way of conducting of complex of actions on prevention of radiation effects on humans of ionizing radiation above the established norms, rules and regulations, the execution of citizens and organizations working with the use of sources of ionizing radiation, radiation safety requirements.
Article 23. The right of citizens and public associations to be informed citizens and public associations have the right to receive objective information from the institution carrying out activities with the use of sources of ionizing radiation, within its functions performed on the radiation situation and the measures taken to ensure radiation safety.
Article 24. Provision of access to the territory of the institution carrying out activities with the use of sources of ionizing radiation, representatives of public associations have the right to access in the organization carrying out activities with the use of sources of ionizing radiation, in the manner and under the conditions established by the legislation of the Russian Federation.
Article 25. social support for citizens residing in the territories adjacent to organizations carrying out activities with the use of sources of ionizing radiation (as amended by federal law from 22/08/2004, no. 122-FZ) citizens residing in the territories adjacent to the organizations that carry out activities involving the use of ionizing radiation sources and where there is a possibility of exceeding prescribed by this federal law major dose limits are entitled to social support. The procedure for providing social support shall be provided by law. (As amended by federal law from 22/08/2004, no. 122-FZ) Article 26. The right of citizens to reparation for the injury caused by their life and health resulting from exposure to ionizing radiation, and quantum radiation as a result of the accident, and suffered losses to compensation 1. Citizens have the right to compensation for harm caused to life or health, and (or) to compensation for suffered damages caused by exposure to ionizing radiation in excess of the present Federal law major dose limits, in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation.

2. In the event of a radiation accident, citizens have the right to compensation for harm caused to life or health, and (or) to compensation for suffered damages in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation.
Article 27. Responsibilities of citizens in the field of radiation safety of the Russian Federation Citizens, foreign citizens and stateless persons residing on the territory of the Russian Federation shall: comply with the radiation safety requirements;
conduct or participate in the implementation of measures to ensure radiation safety;
comply with the requirements of the federal bodies of executive power, carrying out public administration, State supervision in the field of radiation safety, the executive authorities of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation and bodies of local self-government to ensure radiation safety. (As amended by the Federal law of 18 N 242-FZ), chap. VII. RESPONSIBILITY for FAILURE TO COMPLY with requirements for RADIATION SAFETY Article 28. Responsibility for failure or for violation of the requirements for radiation safety 1. Those responsible for the failure or violation of the requirements for radiation safety shall bear responsibility in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation. (As amended by federal law from 22/08/2004, no. 122-FZ)
2. Fines for administrative violations in the field of radiation safety may be imposed by officials of the federal bodies of executive power, carrying out public administration, State supervision and control in the field of radiation safety, within the limits of their powers and in the manner prescribed by the legislation of the Russian Federation.
3. A fine does not relieve perpetrators from responsibilities to address violations, reparation for damage caused to life and health of citizens, and (or) suffered losses, as well as damages caused by legal persons as a result of a radiation accident.
Chapter VIII. FINAL PROVISIONS Article 29. The entry into force of this federal law 1. This federal law shall enter into force on the day of its official publication.
2. Paragraphs second, third, fourth, fifth, sixth and seventh paragraph 2 of article 9 of the present Federal law effective from January 1, 2000 year.
Article 30. Enforcement of regulatory legal acts in compliance with this federal law to propose to the President of the Russian Federation and to entrust the Government of the Russian Federation to bring its normative acts in compliance with this federal law within three months from the date of its entry into force.
The President of the Russian Federation, b. Yeltsin, Kremlin, Moscow, N 3 January 9, 1996-FZ