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Nuclear Security Regulations

Version of section 15 from 2006-03-22 to 2006-11-13:

  •  (1) Every licensee shall monitor all of the devices required by these Regulations from a security monitoring room, access to which is controlled by the licensee.

  • (2) The security monitoring room shall be

    • (a) located outside any inner area;

    • (b) designed and constructed so as to resist forced entry by the use of hand-held tools or firearms;

    • (c) equipped with

      • (i) a two-way radio that can be used to communicate with a response force,

      • (ii) an alarm device that can be used at any time to alert a response force,

      • (iii) a telephone, and

      • (iv) equipment that permits direct communication with each nuclear security guard who is stationed outside the security monitoring room;

    • (d) located and equipped so as to enable a nuclear security guard inside the security monitoring room to receive and acknowledge the audible and visible alarm signals referred to in subparagraph 11(a)(iii), paragraph 11(b), subparagraph 14(a)(iii) and paragraph 14(b); and

    • (e) attended at all times by at least one nuclear security guard.

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