(1) The disaster and emergency services division is the lead Montana authority regarding the act and these rules and is the primary Montana point-of-contact by the owner, originating shipper, and transporter of radioactive waste within or through Montana by motor vehicle or rail and by affected state authorities and local authorities.
(2) The disaster and emergency services division shall verify the owner and originating shipper (if not the owner) have provided all information as required by 10-3-1305 and 10-3-1306 , MCA, and these rules. The disaster and emergency services division shall verify that those required to receive notification and information as required by 10-3-1305 and 10-3-1306 , MCA, have received the notification and information.
(3) Upon approval of the notification and information provided, the disaster and emergency services division shall provide notification to the state and local authorities affected. Notification must include all essential information.
(4) Notification to the department of transportation must affirm the number of casks approved for transportation and the identity (name, address, and telephone number) of contact persons, including the person responsible for payment of fees as provided in 10-3-1307 , MCA.