Subpart A - General Provisions
§ 835.1 Scope.
(a) General. The rules in this part establish radiation protection
standards, limits, and program requirements for protecting individuals
from ionizing radiation resulting from the conduct of DOE activities.
(b) Exclusion. The requirements in this part do not apply
(1) Activities that are regulated through a license by the
Nuclear Regulatory Commission or a State under an Agreement
with the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, including activities
certified by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission under section
1701 of the Atomic Energy Act;
(2) Activities conducted under the authority of the Director,
Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program, as described in Pub. L. 98-
(3) Activities conducted under the Nuclear Explosives and
Weapons Safety Program relating to the prevention of accidental
or unauthorized nuclear detonations; or
(4) Background radiation, radiation doses received as a patient
for the purposes of medical diagnosis or therapy, or radiation
doses received from voluntary participation in medical research
§ 835.2 Definitions.