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Australian Atomic Energy Commission

Category: Organisation
Sub Category:Statutory Body
Location:Lucas Heights, New South Wales, Australia
Summary Information:
The Australian Atomic Energy Commission was established by section 8 of the Atomic Energy Act 1953 (the Act). The Commission was made up of a Chairperson, Deputy Chairperson and not more than 3 other members who are appointed by the Governor General. The powers of the Commission were set out under Section 17 of the Act.

The Australian Atomic Energy Commission is the predecessor of the Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANTSO) which was established in 1987.

Related Entries

Agreement
  • Ranger Uranium Project: A Deed (12 September 1980) - Signatory
  • Ranger Uranium Project: Agreement (12 September 1980) - Signatory
  • Ranger Uranium Project: Management Agreement (9 January 1979) - Signatory
  • Ranger Uranium Project: Deed of Assignment (12 September 1980) - Signatory
  • Ranger Uranium Project: Deed to Amend the Government Agreement (12 September 1980) - Signatory
  • Ranger Uranium Project: Government Agreement as Amended (12 September 1980) - Signatory
  • Ranger Uranium Project: Government Agreement (9 January 1979) - Signatory
  • Organisation
  • Ranger Uranium Mines Pty Ltd
  • Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation - Formerly known as
  • Event
  • Ranger Uranium Environmental Inquiry (1976-1977)
  • Authority pursuant to Section 41 Atomic Energy Act 1953 (9 January 1979)
  • Legislation
  • Atomic Energy Act 1953 (Cth)

  • References

    Report
    Ranger Uranium Environmental Inquiry (1976) Fox Report. First Report
    Ranger Uranium Environmental Inquiry (1977) Fox Report. Second Report

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