Type of Notification
regular notification
Date of Distribution
2018.08.06
WTO Country
Agency Responsible
Czech Metrology Institute
Regions Affected
Czech Office for Standards, Metrology, and Testing WTO/TBT Enquiry Point P. O. Box 49 Biskupsky dvur 1148/5 110 00 Prague 1-Czech Republic Telephone: (+420) 221 802 212 Telefax: (+420) 221 802 440 E-mail: wto.tbt@unmz.cz
Notified Document Details
<p style="margin:2px !important;">Draft General Measure number: 0111-OOP-C072-16 laying down the metrological and technical requirements for specified measuring instruments, including testing methods for type approval and verification of the following specified instruments: 'Measuring instruments used to monitor activity limits and concentration of effluents from nuclear facilities, nuclear raw material mining or processing facilities, radioactive waste processing plants and from the processing or application of radioactive materials, and also used to determine environmental radiation exposure due to effluents' - modules for discontinuous measurement of activity or concentration by sampling that require specific test procedures</p>
ICS Code
Covered Products
<p style="margin:2px !important;">'Measuring instruments used to monitor activity limits and concentration of effluents from nuclear facilities, nuclear raw material mining or processing facilities, radioactive waste processing plants and from the processing or application of radioactive materials, and also used to determine environmental radiation exposure due to effluents' - modules for discontinuous measurement of activity or concentration by sampling that require specific test procedures</p>
Description of Content

Measuring instruments used to monitor activity limits and concentration of effluents from nuclear facilities, nuclear raw material mining or processing facilities, radioactive waste processing plants and from the processing or application of radioactive materials, and also used to determine environmental radiation exposure due to effluents' - modules for discontinuous measurement of activity or concentration by sampling that require specific test procedures - are placed on the market and put into use in the Czech Republic as specified measuring instruments following type approval and initial verification pursuant to Act No. 505/1990 on metrology, as amended. This legislation contains national metrological regulation of type approval and verification of these measuring instruments.

Objectives & Rationale
<p style="margin:2px !important;">In the Czech Republic, measuring instruments used to monitor activity limits and concentration of effluents from nuclear facilities, nuclear raw material mining or processing facilities, radioactive waste processing plants and from the processing or application of radioactive materials, and also used to determine environmental radiation exposure due to effluents' - modules for discontinuous measurement of activity or concentration by sampling that require specific test procedures - are specified measuring instruments that are subject to mandatory type approval and verification.</p>
Relevant Documents

Reference(s) to basic text(s):

- Act No 505/1990 on metrology
- § 171 et seq. of Act No 500/2004, the Administrative Procedure Code, as amended

Final Date of Comments
2018.10.05
Contact Details
If there is an issue with downloading the document, you can contact us: Czech Office for Standards, Metrology, and Testing WTO/TBT Enquiry Point P. O. Box 49 Biskupsky dvur 1148/5 110 00 Prague 1-Czech Republic Telephone: (+420) 221 802 212 Telefax: (+420) 221 802 440 E-mail: wto.tbt@unmz.cz
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