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LEGISLATION IN FORCE

Besides Slovenian legal acts, ratified international agreements,  European Union legislation and standards of the International Atomic Energy Agency represent an important legal basis in the field of nuclear and radiation safety.

 

 

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Nuclear and Radiation Safety


Resolutions

 

Link

Resolution on Nuclear and Radiation Safety in the Republic of Slovenia - for the period 2013-2023

[eng doc,

eng pdf]

Resolution on the National Programme for Managing Radioactive Waste and Spent Nuclear Fuel 2016-2025

[eng doc,

eng pdf]

 


Ionising Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act

  

 

Valid from

Off. Gaz. of the RS

Link

(slo/

eng)

Act amending the Ionising Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act
(ZVISJV-A)

22.03.2003

24/03

[PisRS]

 
Act Amending the Ionising Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act
(ZVISJV-B)

01.05.2004

46/04

[PisRS]

             
Ionising Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act - official consolidated text (ZVISJV)21.09.2004

102/04

[PisRS]

 
Act Amending the Ionising Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act
(ZVISJV-C)

13.08.2011

60/11

[PisRS]

 
Ionising Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act - last unofficial consolidated text13.08.2011 

[pdf,
doc]

[pdf, doc]

Act Amending the Ionising Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act
(ZVISJV-D)
17.10.2015

74/15

[PisRS]

 
Ionising Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act
(ZVISJV-1)
06.01.201876/17[PisRS][pdf, doc]
Act Amending the Ionising Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act
(ZVISJV-1A)
11.05.201926/19[PisRS]

 

 

  

Second-level legislation

Based on the Ionising Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act the following Decrees and Regulations were adopted:

  

 

Governmental Decrees

Valid from

Off. Gaz. of the RS

Link

(slo/

eng)

UV1

Decree on radiation activities

07.04.2018

19/18

[PisRS

[pdf, doc]

 Exemption levels for radionuclides Ba-133, Y-88 and Po-209  

[pdf,

pdf

 

UV2

Decree on limit doses, reference levels and radioactive contamination 

04.04.2018

18/18

[PisRS]

[pdf, doc]

UV3

Decree on the areas of limited use of space due to a nuclear facility and the conditions of facility construction in these areas

28.04.2004

36/04

[PisRS]

[pdf, doc]

 Decree amending the Decree on the areas of limited use of space due to a nuclear facility and the conditions of facility construction in these areas

07.10.2006

103/06

 

 
 Decree amending the Decree on areas of restricted use due to nuclear facilities and on the conditions for construction in these areas20.12.201492/14

 

 
UV4Decree on national radon programme21.03.201818/18

[PisRS]

[pdf, doc]
 Decree amending the Decree on national radon programme 31.12.201886/18[PisRS]

[pdf, doc]

UV5Decree on the reduction of exposure due to natural radionuclides and existing exposure situations21.06.201838/18

[PisRS]

[pdf, doc]

UV6

Decree on safeguarding of nuclear materials

22.04.200834/08

[PisRS]

[pdf, doc]

UV8

Decree on the criteria for determining the compensation rate due to the restricted use of areas and intervention measures in nuclear facility areas

01.01.2015

92/14

[PisRS]

[pdf, doc]

 Decree amending the Decree on the criteria for determining the compensation rate due to the restricted use of areas and intervention measures in nuclear facility areas26.06.201546/15  
UV11Decree on the checking of the radioactivity of consignments that could contain orphan sources02.03.201910/19

[PisRS]

[pdf, doc]

 Decree on the implementation of Council Regulations (EC) and Commission Regulations (EC) on the radioactive contamination of foodstuffs and feedstuffs

03.06.2006

52/06

[PisRS]

[pdf, doc]

 Decree amending the Decree on the implementation of Council Regulations (EC) and Commission Regulations (EC) on the radioactive contamination of foodstuffs and feedstuffs

15.5.2010

38/10

 

 
 Decree on the method, subject of and conditions for performing a compulsory public utility service of long term surveillance and maintenance of landfill of mining and hydrometallurgical tailings resulting from extraction of and exploiting of nuclear mineral raw materials

10.10.2015

76/15

[PisRS]

[pdf, doc]

 

 

Rules/Regulations of the Minister of the Environment and Spatial Planning

Valid from

Off. Gaz. of the RS

Link

(slo/

 

eng)

JV1

Rules on the specialist council on radiation and nuclear safety

26.04.2003

35/03

[PisRS]

[pdf, doc]

JV2/

SV2

Rules on the use of radiation sources and on activities involving radiation

05.05.2018

27/18

[PisRS]

[pdf, doc]

JV3

Rules on authorised experts on radiation and nuclear safety

30.07.2016

50/16

[PisRS]

[pdf, doc]

JV4

Rules on providing qualification for workers in radiation and nuclear facilities14.05.2011

32/11

[PisRS]

[pdf, doc]

JV5

Rules on radiation and nuclear safety factors

10.12.201674/16

[PisRS]

[pdf, doc]

JV7

Rules on radioactive waste and spent fuel management

12.05.2006

49/06

[PisRS]

[pdf, doc]

JV9

Rules on the safety assurance of radiation and nuclear facilities

31.12.201681/16

[PisRS]

[pdf, doc]

JV10

Rules on the monitoring of radioactivity 

05.05.2018

27/18

[PisRS]

[pdf, doc]

JV11

Rules on transboundary shipments of radioactive waste and spent fuel

24.03.2009

22/09

[PisRS]

[pdf, doc]

JV12

Rules on the transboundary shipment of nuclear and radioactive substances

06.08.2008

75/08

[PisRS]

[pdf, doc]

 Rules amending the Rules on the transboundary shipment of nuclear and radioactive substances07.06.201441/14

 

 

 

  

  

 

Rules/Regulations of the Minister of Health 

Valid from

Off. Gaz. of the RS

Link

(slo/

eng)

SV1

Rules on functioning of the Expert Council for the issues of ionizing radiation protection, radiological activities, and the use of radiation sources in human and veterinary medicine

12.07.2003

62/03

[PisRS]

[pdf, doc]

SV2/

JV2

Rules on the use of radiation sources and on activities involving radiation

05.05.2018

27/18

[PisRS]

[pdf, doc]

SV3

Rules on the criteria of using ionising radiation sources for medical purposes and practices involving non-medical imaging exposure

02.06.2018

33/18

[PisRS]

[pdf, doc]

SV5

Rules on special radiation protection requirements and the method of dose assessment

21.07.2018

47/18

[PisRS]

[pdf, doc]

SV6

Rules on health surveillance of exposed workers

23.01.2004

2/04

[PisRS]

[pdf, doc]

SV7

Rules on authorising ionising radiation practitioners

23.06.2018

39/18

[PisRS]

[pdf, doc]

SV7ARules on authorising radiation protection experts21.07.201847/18[PisRS]

[pdf, doc]

SV8

Rules on the obligations of the person carrying out a radiation practice and person possessing an ionising radiation source

07.07.2018

43/18

[PisRS]

[pdf, doc]

SV8ARules on radiation protection measures in controlled and monitored areas21.07.201847/18[PisRS]

[pdf, doc]

SV9

Rules on the use of potassium iodide

07.08.2010

59/10

[PisRS]

[pdf, doc]

 

Rules on the implementation of national screening programmes for the early detection of precancerous changes and cancer

08.09.2018

57/18

[PisRS]

[pdf, doc]

 Rules on the monitoring of radioactivity in water intended for human consumption

17.10.2015

74/15

[PisRS]

[pdf, doc]

 

 

Rules/Regulations of the Minister of the Interior

Valid from

Off. Gaz. of the RS

 

Link

(slo only)

 

Rules on the physical protection nuclear facility and nuclear and radioactives material

13.03.2013

17/13

[PisRS]

 

Rule by low program inital profesional training and program periodic profesional trainig security staff, when performing works of physical protection of nuclear facility and nuclear and radioactive material

22.02.2013

12/13

[PisRS]

 Rules of the equipment for inspectors carrying out inspection on physical protection of nuclear and radioactive materials and facilities16.06.201242/15

[PisRS]

  

Third Party Liability for Nuclear Damage

 

Valid from

Off. Gaz. of the RS

Link

(slovenian/

english)

Act on Liability for Nuclear Damage (ZOJed-1)

04.04.2011

77/10

[slo pdf

[pdf, doc]

Ordinance on determining the persons to whom the conclusions of the insurance for nuclear damage is not obligatory

01.01.2011

110/10

[slo pdf]

[pdf, doc]

Act on Liability for Nuclear Damage (ZOJed)*

06.05.1978

SFRJ, 22/78 and 34/79 

[slo pdf]

[pdf]

*ceased to be valid from the validation of ZOJed-1 (4.4.2011), accept for the provision of Article 20, which shall apply until the application of all provisions of ZOJed-1

    

Decree on Establishment of the Amount of Limited Operator’s Liability for Nuclear Damage and on Establishment of the Amount of Insurance for Liability for Nuclear Damage**

01.01.2002

110/01

[slo pdf]

[pdf]

**ceased to be valid from the validation of ZOJed-1 (4.4.2011), but shall apply until the application of all provisions of ZOJed-1    

 

Other Legislation

The following legal acts are not within the competence of the Slovenian Nuclear Safety Administration, but they are part of a broader framework of regulating the peaceful use of nuclear energy and protection against ionising radiation.

 

Export of Dual-Use Goods     

Link

(slovenian/

english)

Act Regulating the Exports of Dual-Use Goods                                                                     

[slo]

                     

                    

[eng pdf]

Regulation on procedures for issuing authorisations and certificates and on competence of the Commission for the control of exports of dual use items

[slo]

                         

 

Transport of Dangerous Goods

Link

(slovenian/

english)

Transport of Dangerous Goods Act

                                                                     

[slo]

                     

                    

[eng pdf]

 

Maritime Law

Link

(in Slovenian only)

Maritime Code of the Republic of Slovenia

[slo]

                            

 

Radioactive Waste

 Link

(in Slovenian only)

Decree on establishment of a Public Agency for Radioactive Waste Management

[slo]

                            

Decree on the method and subject of and conditions for performing a public utility service of radioactive waste management

[slo]

Price list of public service of radioactive waste management

[slo]

 

 

 

Krško Nuclear Power Plant

Link

(in Slovenian only)

Fund for Financing Decommissioning of the Krško Nuclear Power Plant Krško and Disposal of Radioactive Waste from the Krško NPP Act

[slo]

                            

Instruction on the method of charging and payment to the Fund for Financing Decommissioning of the Krško Nuclear Power Plant Krško and Disposal of Radioactive Waste from the Krško NPP

[slo]

Order on application of measuring units other than those accepted for use in the Nuclear Power Plant Krško

[slo]

 

Mining - nuclear mineral raw materials

Link

(slovenian/

english)

Mining Act

[slo]

 

Act on Permamnet Closeout of Uranium Ore Exploitation and Prevention of Mining Consequences in the Žirovski vrh Uranium Mine

[slo]

                                          

[eng pdf]

Decree determining the area and of the compensatory amount due to the limited use of the environment in the area of Žirovski vrh Uranium Mine

[slo]

             
Rules on technical requirements for researching, extraction of and preparation of nuclear mineral raw materials

[slo]

 
Rules amending the Rules on technical requirements for researching, extraction of and preparation of nuclear mineral raw materials

[slo]

 

   

 

Criminal Code

Link

(slovenian/

english)

Criminal Code

Criminal offences related to nuclear substances and facilities and ionizing radiation sources are defined in Articles 108, 314, 332, 334 and 357

[slo]

                                          

[eng pdf]

 

  

Physical Protection

Link

(in Slovenian only)

Decree on obligatory setting-up of security service

[slo]

                            

 

Protection in case of nuclear or radiological accident

Link

National Emergency Response Plan for Nuclear and Radiological Accidents, version 3.0.

[eng pdf]

                            

 

Protection Against Natural and Other Disasters

Link

(in Slovenian only)

Protection Against Natural and Other Disasters Act

[slo]

                            

Decree on the content and elaboration of protection and rescue plans[slo]