Radiation and Uranium Resources Exposure Control (South Dakota)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place South Dakota

Name Radiation and Uranium Resources Exposure Control (South Dakota)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Environmental Regulations
Affected Technologies Nuclear
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Primary Website http://legis.sd.gov/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=34-21

Last Review 2014-08-01
Last Substantive Modification
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The public policy of South Dakota is to encourage the constructive uses of radiation, the proper development of uranium resources, and the control of any associated harmful effects. The disposal of radioactive wastes within the boundaries of the state requires prior approval from either the Governor or the South Dakota Legislature. The Department is authorized to adopt other rules and regulations pertaining to radiation control.

Policy Contact

Department South Dakota Department of Health
Address 500 East Capitol Ave.
Place Pierre, South Dakota
Zip/Postal Code 57501

Email DOH.info@state.sd.us
Website http://doh.sd.gov/

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: SDCL 34-21

Authority 2: SDAR 44:03