Regional Disposal Facility [Energy] Law and Legal Definition

According to 10 CFR 62.2 [Title 10 – Energy; Chapter I -- Nuclear Regulatory Commission; Part 62 -- Criteria and Procedures for Emergency Access to Non-Federal and Regional Low-Level Waste Disposal Facilities; Subpart A -- General Provisions], the term regional disposal facility means “a non-Federal low-level radioactive waste disposal facility in operation on January 1, 1985, or subsequently established and operated under a compact.”