THE GOVERNMENT
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SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIET NAM
Independence - Freedom – Happiness
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No. 70/2010/ND-CP
Hanoi, June 22, 2010
 
DECREE
DETAILING AND GUIDING A NUMBER OF ARTICLES OF THE LAW ON ATOMIC ENERGY REGARDING NUCLEAR POWER PLANTS
THE GOVERNMENT
Pursuant to the December 25, 2001 Law on Organization of the Government;
Pursuant to the December 3, 2004 Law on Electricity;
Pursuant to the June 3, 2008 Law on Atomic Energy;
Pursuant to the November 26, 2003 Law on Construction;
Pursuant to the November 29, 2005 Law on Investment;
Pursuant to the November 29, 2005 Law on Environmental Protection;
Pursuant to the November 29. 2005 Law on Bidding;
Pursuant to the June 19, 2009 Law Amending and Supplementing a Number of Articles of the Laws concerning Investment and Capital Construction;
At the proposal of the Minister of Industry and Trade,
DECREES:
Chapter I
GENERAL PROVISIONS
 
Article 1. Scope of regulation
This Decree guides the provisions of the Law on Atomic Energy regarding investment in and selection of locations, designing, building, installation, operation and termination of operation of nuclear power plants, and assurance of safety and security in these activities: conditions on organizations and individuals that invest in building nuclear power plants.
Article 2. Subjects of application
This Decree applies to organizations and individuals at home or abroad that conduct activities related to nuclear power plants in Vietnam.
Article 3. Interpretation of terms
In this Decree, the terms below are construed as follows:
1. Nuclear power turbine unit means a group of works including a nuclear reactor, and turbines, generators and other support equipment to convert nuclear energy generated by a nuclear reactor into electricity.

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