DAR File No. 38039

This notice was published in the November 1, 2013, issue (Vol. 2013, No. 21) of the Utah State Bulletin.

Environmental Quality, Radiation Control

Rule R313-21

General Licenses

Five-Year Notice of Review and Statement of Continuation

DAR File No.: 38039
Filed: 10/04/2013 08:52:46 AM


Concise explanation of the particular statutory provisions under which the rule is enacted and how these provisions authorize or require the rule:

Section19-1-106 created the Radiation Control Board (Board) within the Department of Environmental Quality. Subsection 19-3-104(4) authorizes the Board to make rules necessary for controlling exposure to sources of radiation that constitute a significant health hazard. Section 19-3-108 allows the Director, as authorized by the Board, to issue licenses, review and approve plans, enforce rules, and authorize employees or representatives to inspect and investigate conditions and records concerning radiation sources.

Summary of written comments received during and since the last five-year review of the rule from interested persons supporting or opposing the rule:

A review of the department's files, relating to Rule R313-21, determined that no comments have been submitted supporting or opposing this rule.

Reasoned justification for continuation of the rule, including reasons why the agency disagrees with comments in opposition to the rule, if any:

It is necessary to continue this rule because it establishes general licenses for the possession and use of radioactive material contained in certain items and a general license for ownership of radioactive materials. No opposing comments have been received.

The full text of this rule may be inspected, during regular business hours, at the Division of Administrative Rules, or at:

Environmental Quality
Radiation ControlRoom Third Floor
195 N 1950 W
SALT LAKE CITY, UT 84116-3085

Direct questions regarding this rule to:

  • Mike Givens at the above address, by phone at 801-536-0278, by FAX at 801-533-4097, or by Internet E-mail at [email protected]

Authorized by:

Rusty Lundberg, Director



Additional Information

The Portable Document Format (PDF) version of the Bulletin is the official version. The PDF version of this issue is available at https://rules.utah.gov/publicat/bull-pdf/2013/b20131101.pdf. The HTML edition of the Bulletin is a convenience copy. Any discrepancy between the PDF version and HTML version is resolved in favor of the PDF version.

For questions regarding the content or application of this rule, please contact Mike Givens at the above address, by phone at 801-536-0278, by FAX at 801-533-4097, or by Internet E-mail at [email protected].