Proposed Regulatory Amendment to Reg. 543 s.3 (2): X-Ray Safety Code for adopting updated requirements for shielding methodology under the Healing Arts and Radiation Protection Act (HARPA)




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7 Oct, 2021

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The Ministry of Health (MOH) is proposing a regulatory amendment to the Healing Arts and Radiation Protection Act (HARPA), Regulation 543 to modernize the shielding methodology for x-ray installations. The ministry is proposing the following:
Amend HARPA Reg 543 section 3 (2) to replace compliance with Health Canada's Safety Code 20A with the most recent Safety Code 35 for shielding methodology.
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