Document history of discussion paper DIS-17-01, Framework for Recovery in the Event of a Nuclear or Radiological Emergency

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Summary

The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) is asking the public, Indigenous peoples and stakeholders to provide their comments on discussion paper DIS-17-01, Framework for the Recovery in the Event of a Nuclear or Radiological Emergency.

The discussion paper seeks to establish a framework for recovery following a nuclear or radiological emergency. It describes the measures that decision makers may need to consider prior to, or following, the response to an emergency, to protect the public from potential health effects of long-term exposure to radiation, while taking into account any economic, political, environmental, cultural, ethical, psychological, and social factors.

Status

October 13, 2017: The consultation on discussion paper DIS-17-01, Framework for Recovery in the Event of a Nuclear or Radiological Emergency, is extended until January 27, 2018. View the news release for more information. You may provide your comments on this discussion paper by:

  • Email: cnsc.consultation.ccsn@canada.ca
    Include in the subject heading "Comments on discussion paper DIS-17-01"
  • Mail:
    Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission
    P.O. Box 1046, Station B
    280 Slater Street
    Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1P 5S9
  • Fax: 613-995-5086

Comments submitted, including names and affiliations are intended to be made public. You will not receive a formal reply to your comments.

Document milestone Dates Links
Consultation August 25, 2017 to January 27, 2018 View discussion paper

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