NRC Commissioners Grant Wisconsin Agreement State Status

August 12, 2003

NRC Commissioners Grant Wisconsin Agreement State Status As an Agreement State Wisconsin is allowed to regulate byproduct material, source material, and special nuclear material in quantities not sufficient to form a critical mass. In a June 30 decision, which was released yesterday, the commission said that Wisconsin program has satisfied NRC requirements for compatibility with NRC's regulatory regime. There are now 33 Agreement States.