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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 sfatey.

 

 

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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 word

eng pdf]

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

[slo]

 


Ionising Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act

  

 

Valid from

Off. Gaz. of the RS

Link

(slovenian/

english)

Ionising Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act

1.10.2002

67/2002

[slo html,

slo pdf]         

             
Act amending the Ionising Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act

22.3.2003

24/2003

[slo html,

slo pdf]

Act Amending the Ionising Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act

1.5.2004

46/2004

[slo html,

slo pdf]

             
Ionising Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act - official consolidated text

102/2004

[slo html,

slo pdf]

Act Amending the Ionising Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act

13.8.2011

60/2011

[slo html,

slo pdf]

Ionising Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act - last unofficial consolidated text13.8.2011

[slo pdf,

slo doc]

[ang pdf, ang doc]

Act Amending the Ionising Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act17.10.2015

74/2015

[slo]

 

  

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

(slovenian/

english)

UV1

Decree on activities involving radiation

1.5.2004

48/2004

[slo html,

slo pdf

[pdf, doc]

Decree amending the Decree on activities involving radiation

28.1.2006

9/2006

[slo html,

slo pdf]

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

[slo pdf,

slo pdf

UV2

Decree on dose limits, radioactive contamination and intervention levels

1.5.2004

49/2004

[slo html,

slo pdf]

[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

28.4.2004

36/2004

[slo html,

slo pdf]

[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

7.10.2006

103/2006

[slo html,

slo pdf]

Decree amending the Decree on areas of restricted use due to nuclear facilities and on the conditions for construction in these areas20.12.201492/2014

[slo]

UV6

Decree on safeguarding of nuclear materials

22.4.200834/2008

[slo pdf]

[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

1.1.2015

92/2014

[slo]

 

UV11

Decree on checking the radioactivity of shipments of scrap metal

1.1.2008

84/2007

[slo html,

slo pdf]

[pdf, doc]

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

3.6.2006

52/2006

[slo html,

slo pdf]

[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

38/2010

[slo html,

slo pdf]

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

76/2015

[slo]

Programme on systematic monitoring of working and residential environment and raising awareness about measures to reduce public exposure due to the presence of natural radiation sources for the period 2016-2020

12.3.2016

19/2016

[slo]

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

Valid from

Off. Gaz. of the RS

Link

(slovenian/

english)

JV1

Rules on the specialist council on radiation and nuclear safety

26.4.2003

35/2003

[slo html,

slo pdf]

[pdf, doc]

JV2/

SV2

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

28.3.2006

27/2006

[slo html,

slo pdf]

[pdf, doc]

JV3

Rules on authorised experts on radiation and nuclear safety

2.6.2006

51/2006

[slo html,

slo pdf]

[pdf, doc]

JV4

Rules on providing qualification for workers in radiation and nuclear facilities14.5.2011

32/2011

[slo html,

slo pdf]

[pdf, doc]

JV5

Rules on radiation and nuclear safety factors

1.12.200992/2009

[slo html,

slo pdf]

[pdf, doc]

Correction of Rules on radiation and nuclear safety factors

10.2.20109/2010

[slo html,

slo pdf]

JV7

Rules on radioactive waste and spent fuel management

12.5.2006

49/2006

[slo html,

slo pdf]

[pdf, doc]

JV9

Rules on operational safety of radiation or nuclear facilities

14.11.200985/2009

[slo html,

slo pdf]

[pdf, doc]

Correction of Rules on operational safety of radiation or nuclear facilities

10.2.20109/2010

[slo html,

slo pdf]

Rules amending the rules on operational safety of radiation or nuclear facilities3.11.201187/2011

[slo html,

slo pdf]

JV10

Rules on radioactivity monitoring

21.3.2007

20/2007

[slo html,

slo pdf]

[pdf, doc]

Rules amending the rules on radioactivity monitoring1.12.200997/2009

[slo html,

slo pdf]

JV11

Rules on transboundary shipments of radioactive waste and spent fuel

24.3.2004

22/2009

[slo html,

slo pdf]

[pdf, doc]

JV12

Rules on the transboundary shipment of nuclear and radioactive substances

6.8.2008

75/2008

[slo html,

slo pdf]

[pdf, doc]

Rules amending Rules on the transboundary shipment of nuclear and radioactive substances7.6.201441/2014

[slo]

 

  

  

Rules/Regulations of the Minister of Health 

Valid from

Off. Gaz. of the RS

Link

(slovenian/

english)

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

12.7.2003

62/2003

[slo html,

slo pdf]

[]

SV2/

JV2

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

28.3.2006

27/2006

[slo html,

slo pdf]

[]

SV3

Rules on the requirements of using ionising radiation sources in healthcare

21.11.2003

111/2003

[slo html,

slo pdf]

[]

Rules amending the Rules on the requirements of using ionising radiation sources in healthcare

23.10.2015

75/2015

[slo]

SV4

Rules on the method of keeping records of personal doses due to exposure to ionizing radiation

21.4.2004

33/2004

[slo html,

slo pdf]

[]

SV5

Rules on the requirements and methodology of dose assessment for the radiation protection of the population and exposed workers

9.12.2003

115/2003

[slo html,

slo pdf]

[]

SV6

Rules on health surveillance of exposed workers

23.1.2004

2/2004

[slo html,

slo pdf]

[]

SV7

Rules on approving of experts performing professional tasks in the field of ionising radiation

13.3.2004

18/2004

[slo html,

slo pdf]

[]

SV8

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

27.2.2004

13/2004

[slo html,

slo pdf]

[]

SV9

Rules on the use of potassium iodide

7.8.2010

59/2010

[slo html,

slo pdf]

[]

SV10

Rules on the conditions to be met by primary health care centres for breast

26.10.2004

110/2004

[slo html,

slo pdf]

[]

Rules on measurements of radioactivity in drinking water

17.10.2015

74/2015

[slo]

Rules/Regulations of the Minister of the Interior

Valid from

Off. Gaz. of the RS

 

Link

(slovenian only)

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

13.3.2013

17/2013

[slo html]

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

22.2.2013

12/2013

[slo html]

  

 

 

Third Party Liability for Nuclear Damage

Valid from

Off. Gaz. of the RS

Link

(slovenian/

english)

Act on Liability for Nuclear Damage (ZOJed-1)

4.4.2011

77/2010

[slo pdf

[pdf, doc]

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

1.1.2011

110/2010

[slo pdf]

[pdf, doc]

Act on Liability for Nuclear Damage (ZOJed)*

6.5.1978

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**

1.1.2002

110/2001

[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]

                         

Decree on restrictive measures against Iran and on implementation of Council Regulation (EU) No 267/2012

[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]