History of discussion paper DIS-12-04, Regulated Timelines: Proposed Amendments to the Class I Nuclear Facilities Regulations and the Uranium Mines and Mills Regulations

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Regulated timelines come into force

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This discussion paper presents proposed amendments to the Class I Nuclear Facilities Regulations and the Uranium Mines and Mills Regulations to include regulated timelines for the regulatory reviews as part of the Government of Canada's Responsible Resource Development plan. The CNSC's legislative authority to make timelines falls under the paragraph 44(1)(v) of the Nuclear Safety and Control Act.

To underline its commitment to timely regulatory reviews and add further certainty to the licensing process, CNSC proposes to include the following timelines in its regulations:

The proposed timelines have been designed to provide timely regulatory review while maintaining safety and effective regulatory oversight.

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For questions or information directly related to DIS-12-04, please contact:

Regulatory Policy Directorate
Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission
P. O. Box 1046, Station B
Ottawa, ON K1P 5S9

Telephone: 613-995-5894 or 1-800-668-5284 (Canada only)
Fax: 613-995-5086
Email: consultation@cnsc-ccsn.gc.ca

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