Powers and competencies of NRA SR can be divided into general that affect all ministries and other central government authorities and result from Sections 35 to 39 of the Act No. 575/2001 Coll. l. as amended, and powers and competences that are special, and which are exercised exclusively by the NRA SR. These are powers used under special regulations, such as Act No. 541/2004 Coll. l. on peaceful use of nuclear energy (the Atomic Act) in particular, and on amendments as amended, and some other laws.
The NRA SR in performing general and common tasks within its competence, participates on developing a unified state policy, implements this policy, exercises state administration within its powers and fulfils also other tasks provided for in the statutes, laws and other generally binding regulations. Within the defined scope of its competence it is also responsible for defence and creating conditions for the implementation of requirements for the preparation for defence and protection.
The NRA SR in the range of its defined competencies also provides for tasks related to negotiating and implementing international treaties, fostering international relations and international cooperation, including the tasks arising for the Slovak Republic from international treaties, as well as from its membership in various international organizations.
Also in the scope of its competence the Authority ensures implementation of the assistance provided by the European Union and is responsible for the use of funds allocated under this assistance, and vis-ŕ-vis the institutions of the European Communities and the European Union it performs the information and notification obligation that results from legally binding acts of these institutions.
Following the previous scope the NRA SR ensures proper regulation of matters within its competence. The Authority prepares draft laws and other generally binding legal regulations, publishes them and after the commenting procedure submits them to the Government; it also ensures that all legal requirements in the field of its competence are observed.
Special powers of the NRA SR are defined in Section 4 of Atomic Act.
Modified: 23.5.2016 11:32