§ 16a-100 Declaration of policy
§ 16a-101 Definitions
§ 16a-102 Coordination of atomic development activities by the Commissioner of Energy and Environmental Protection
§ 16a-103 State agencies to study laws and regulations
§ 16a-104 License or permit for certain activity
§ 16a-105 Attorney General to enforce statutes
§ 16a-106 Transporting of radioactive materials in the state. Permit required. Regulations. Exemptions. Penalty
§ 16a-107 Authority of Commissioner of Transportation concerning transport of radioactive material or waste supersedes any municipal ordinance

Terms Used In Connecticut General Statutes > Chapter 298a

  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Atomic energy: means all forms of energy released in the course of nuclear fission or nuclear transformation. See Connecticut General Statutes 16a-101
  • By-product material: means any radioactive materials, except special nuclear materials, yielded in or made radioactive by exposure to the radiation incident to the process of producing or utilizing special nuclear materials. See Connecticut General Statutes 16a-101
  • Freedom of Information Act: A federal law that mandates that all the records created and kept by federal agencies in the executive branch of government must be open for public inspection and copying. The only exceptions are those records that fall into one of nine exempted categories listed in the statute. Source: OCC
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Ordinance: means an enactment under the provisions of section 7-157. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • Production facility: means (A) any equipment or device capable of the production of special nuclear material in such quantity as to be of significance to the common defense and security, or in such manner as to affect the health and safety of the public. See Connecticut General Statutes 16a-101
  • Special nuclear material: means (A) plutonium and uranium enriched in the isotope 233 or in the isotope 235, and any other material which the Governor declares by order to be special nuclear material after the United States Atomic Energy Commission has determined the material to be such. See Connecticut General Statutes 16a-101
  • Utilization facility: means (A) any equipment or device, except an atomic weapon, capable of making use of special nuclear materials in such quantity as to be of significance to the common defense and security, or in such manner as to affect the health and safety of the public, or peculiarly adapted for making use of atomic energy in such quantity as to be of significance to the common defense and security, or in such manner as to affect the health and safety of the public. See Connecticut General Statutes 16a-101