Nuclear Regulatory Commission; Physical Protection of Byproduct Material
GAO-13-513R: Apr 4, 2013
- Full Report:
GAO reviewed the Nuclear Regulatory Commission's (NRC) new rule on the physical protection of byproduct material. GAO found that (1) the final rule establishes security requirements for the use and transport of category 1 and category 2 quantities of radioactive material; and (2) NRC complied with the applicable requirements in promulgating the rule.