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DOE O 470.4B Chg 3 (LtdChg), Safeguards and Security Program

To establish responsibilities for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Safeguards and Security (S&S) Program, and to establish program planning and management requirements for the S&S Program. The requirements identified in this Order and its attachments and appendices are based on national policy promulgated in laws, regulations, Executive Orders, and national standards to prevent unacceptable adverse impacts on national security, the health and safety of DOE and contractor employees, the public, or the environment. Supersedes DOE O 470.4B Chg 2, dated 1-17-2017.

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ID: DOE O 470.4B Chg 3 (LtdChg)
Type: Order
OPI: EH - Office of Environment, Health, Safety and Security
Status: Current
Approved Date: Jul 21, 2011
Last Update: Sep 23, 2021
CRD: Yes
Invoking Directive: No
Safeguards and Security Program
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Requirements in this Order that overlap or duplicate requirements of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) related to radiation protection, nuclear safety (including quality assurance), and safeguards and security of nuclear material, do not apply to the design, construction, operation, and decommissioning of the facilities of the former Office of Civilian Radioactive Waste Management (RW) now managed by the Office of Nuclear Energy. This exemption does not apply to requirements for which the NRC defers to DOE or does not exercise regulatory jurisdiction.

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