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Download as PDF 54082 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 183 / Friday, September 21, 2007 / Notices with implementation of the proposed mitigation measures that could eliminate or lessen the potential environmental impacts. The DEIS is a preliminary analysis of the environmental impacts of the proposed action and its alternatives. The Final EIS and any decision documentation regarding the proposed action will not be issued until public comments on the DEIS have been received and evaluated. Notice the availability of the Final EIS will be published in the Federal Register. Nourbakhsh, (Telephone: 301–415– 5622) five days prior to the meeting, if possible, so that appropriate arrangements can be made. Electronic recordings will be permitted. Further information regarding this meeting can be obtained by contacting the Designated Federal Official between 7:30 a.m. and 4:15 p.m. (ET). 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E7–18629 Filed 9–20–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7590–01–P NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards (ACRS); Meeting of the ACRS Subcommittee on Reliability and Probabilistic Risk Assessment; Notice of Meeting The ACRS Subcommittee on Reliability and Probabilistic Risk Assessment (PRA) will hold a meeting on October 2, 2007, Room T–2B3, 11545 Rockville Pike, Rockville, Maryland. The entire meeting will be open to public attendance. The agenda for the subject meeting shall be as follows: mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES Tuesday, October 2, 2007—8:30 a.m. until 12 Noon The Subcommittee will discuss the next generation Probabilistic Safety Assessment software and model representation standards. The Subcommittee will hear presentations by and hold discussions with representatives of ABS Consulting, Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI), and ARBoost Technologies regarding this matter. The Subcommittee will gather information, analyze relevant issues and facts, and formulate proposed positions and actions, as appropriate, for deliberation by the full Committee. Members of the public desiring to provide oral statements and/or written comments should notify the Designated Federal Official, Dr. Hossein P. VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:17 Sep 20, 2007 Jkt 211001 BILLING CODE 7590–01–P NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards; Meeting Notice In accordance with the purposes of Sections 29 and 182b. of the Atomic Energy Act (42 U.S.C. 2039, 2232b), the Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards (ACRS) will hold a meeting on October 4–6, 2007, 11545 Rockville Pike, Rockville, Maryland. The date of this meeting was previously published in theFederal Register on Wednesday, November 15, 2006 (71 FR 66561). Thursday, October 4, 2007, Conference Room T–2b3, Two White Flint North, Rockville, MD 8:30 a.m.–8:35 a.m.: Opening Remarks by the ACRS Chairman (Open)–The ACRS Chairman will make opening remarks regarding the conduct of the meeting. 8:35 a.m.–10:30 a.m.: Digital Instrumentation and Controls (I&C) Project Plan and Interim Staff Guidance (Open)— The Committee will hear presentations by and hold discussions with representatives of the NRC staff and Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) regarding Digital I&C interim staff guidance on Cyber Security, Diversity & Defense in Depth, Highly Integrated Control Room—Communications, and Highly Integrated Control Room—Human Factors, as well as the Digital I&C Project Plan. 10:45 a.m.–12:15 p.m.: Draft Generic Letter 2007–XX, ‘‘Managing Gas Intrusion in ECCS, Decay Heat Removal, and Containment Spray Systems’’ (Open)—The Committee will hear presentations by and hold discussions with representatives of the NRC staff regarding the Draft Generic Letter 2007–XX, ‘‘Managing Gas Intrusion in ECCS, Decay Heat Removal, and Containment Spray Systems.’’ 1:30 p.m.–3 p.m.: Dissimilar Metal Weld Issue (Open)—The Committee will hear presentations by and hold discussions with representatives of the NRC staff and nuclear industry regarding the advanced finite PO 00000 Frm 00103 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 element analysis performed by the industry to provide basis for leak-before-break and the associated NRC staff’s evaluation. 3:15 p.m.–5:15 p.m.: Draft ACRS Report on the NRC Safety Research Program (Open)— The Committee will discuss the draft ACRS report on the NRC Safety Research Program. 5:30 p.m.–7 p.m.: Preparation of ACRS Reports (Open)—The Committee will discuss proposed ACRS reports. Friday, October 5, 2007, Conference Room T–2B3, Two White Flint North, Rockville, MD 8:30 a.m.–8:35 a.m.: Opening Remarks by the ACRS Chairman (Open)—The ACRS Chairman will make opening remarks regarding the conduct of the meeting. 8:35 a.m.–11 a.m.: Meeting with NEI, EPRI, and INPO to Discuss Industry Activities (Open)—The Committee will hear presentations by and hold discussions with representatives of NEI, Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI), and Institute of Nuclear power Operations (INPO) regarding industry activities. 11:15 a.m.–12:15 p.m.: Future ACRS Activities/Report of the Planning and Procedures Subcommittee (Open)—The Committee will discuss the recommendations of the Planning and Procedures Subcommittee regarding items proposed for consideration by the full Committee during future meetings. Also, it will hear a report of the Planning and Procedures Subcommittee on matters related to the conduct of ACRS business, including anticipated workload and member assignments. 1:15 p.m.–1:30 p.m.: Reconciliation of ACRS Comments and Recommendations (Open)—The Committee will discuss the responses from the NRC Executive Director for Operations to comments and recommendations included in recent ACRS reports and letters. 1:30 p.m.–2:15 p.m.: Draft Final Report on Quality Assessment of Selected NRC Research Projects (Open)—The Committee will discuss the draft final ACRS report on the results of the quality assessment of the NRC research projects on: Fatigue Crack Flaw Tolerance in Nuclear Power Plant Piping; Cable Response to Live Fire (CAROLFIRE) Testing; and Technical Review of On-Line Monitoring Techniques for Performance Assessment. 2:30 p.m.–7 p.m.: Preparation of ACRS Reports (Open)—The Committee will discuss proposed ACRS reports. Saturday, October 6, 2007, Conference Room T–2B3, Two White Flint North, Rockville, MD 8:30 a.m.–12 p.m.: Preparation of ACRS Reports (Open)—The Committee will continue its discussion of proposed ACRS reports. 12 p.m.–12:30 p.m.: Miscellaneous (Open)—The Committee will discuss matters related to the conduct of Committee activities and matters and specific issues that were not completed during previous meetings, as time and availability of information permit. Procedures for the conduct of and participation in ACRS meetings were published in the Federal Register on October E:\FR\FM\21SEN1.SGM 21SEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 183 / Friday, September 21, 2007 / Notices 2, 2006 (71 FR 58015). In accordance with those procedures, oral or written views may be presented by members of the public, including representatives of the nuclear industry. Electronic recordings will be permitted only during the open portions of the meeting. Persons desiring to make oral statements should notify the Cognizant ACRS staff named below five days before the meeting, if possible, so that appropriate arrangements can be made to allow necessary time during the meeting for such statements. Use of still, motion picture, and television cameras during the meeting may be limited to selected portions of the meeting as determined by the Chairman. Information regarding the time to be set aside for this purpose may be obtained by contacting the Cognizant ACRS staff prior to the meeting. In view of the possibility that the schedule for ACRS meetings may be adjusted by the Chairman as necessary to facilitate the conduct of the meeting, persons planning to attend should check with the Cognizant ACRS staff if such rescheduling would result in major inconvenience. Further information regarding topics to be discussed, whether the meeting has been canceled or rescheduled, as well as the Chairman’s ruling on requests for the opportunity to present oral statements and the time allotted therefor can be obtained by contacting Mr. Giriga S. Shukla, Cognizant ACRS staff (301–415–8439), between 7:30 a.m. and 4 p.m., (ET). ACRS meeting agenda, meeting transcripts, and letter reports are available through the NRC Public Document Room at pdr@nrc.gov, or by calling the PDR at 1–800–397–4209, or from the Publicly Available Records System (PARS) component of NRC’s document system (ADAMS) which is accessible from the NRC Web site at http://www.nrc.gov/reading-rm/adams.html or http://www.nrc.gov/reading-rm/doccollections/(ACRS & ACNW Mtg schedules/ agendas). Video teleconferencing service is available for observing open sessions of ACRS meetings. Those wishing to use this service for observing ACRS meetings should contact Mr. Theron Brown, ACRS Audio Visual Technician (301–415–8066), between 7:30 a.m.–3:45 p.m., (ET), at least 10 days before the meeting to ensure the availability of this service. Individuals or organizations requesting this service will be responsible for telephone line charges and for providing the equipment and facilities that they use to establish the video teleconferencing link. The availability of video teleconferencing services is not guaranteed. Dated: September 17, 2007. Andrew L. Bates, Advisory Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. E7–18633 Filed 9–20–07; 8:45 am] mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES BILLING CODE 7590–01–P OFFICE OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT Excepted Service U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM). AGENCY: VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:17 Sep 20, 2007 Jkt 211001 ACTION: Notice. 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Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards; Meeting Notice

    In accordance with the purposes of Sections 29 and 182b. of the 
Atomic Energy Act (42 U.S.C. 2039, 2232b), the Advisory Committee on 
Reactor Safeguards (ACRS) will hold a meeting on October 4-6, 2007, 
11545 Rockville Pike, Rockville, Maryland. The date of this meeting was 
previously published in theFederal Register on Wednesday, November 15, 
2006 (71 FR 66561).

Thursday, October 4, 2007, Conference Room T-2b3, Two White Flint 
North, Rockville, MD

    8:30 a.m.-8:35 a.m.: Opening Remarks by the ACRS Chairman 
(Open)-The ACRS Chairman will make opening remarks regarding the 
conduct of the meeting.
    8:35 a.m.-10:30 a.m.: Digital Instrumentation and Controls (I&C) 
Project Plan and Interim Staff Guidance (Open)--The Committee will 
hear presentations by and hold discussions with representatives of 
the NRC staff and Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) regarding Digital 
I&C interim staff guidance on Cyber Security, Diversity & Defense in 
Depth, Highly Integrated Control Room--Communications, and Highly 
Integrated Control Room--Human Factors, as well as the Digital I&C 
Project Plan.
    10:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m.: Draft Generic Letter 2007-XX, ``Managing 
Gas Intrusion in ECCS, Decay Heat Removal, and Containment Spray 
Systems'' (Open)--The Committee will hear presentations by and hold 
discussions with representatives of the NRC staff regarding the 
Draft Generic Letter 2007-XX, ``Managing Gas Intrusion in ECCS, 
Decay Heat Removal, and Containment Spray Systems.''
    1:30 p.m.-3 p.m.: Dissimilar Metal Weld Issue (Open)--The 
Committee will hear presentations by and hold discussions with 
representatives of the NRC staff and nuclear industry regarding the 
advanced finite element analysis performed by the industry to 
provide basis for leak-before-break and the associated NRC staff's 
evaluation.
    3:15 p.m.-5:15 p.m.: Draft ACRS Report on the NRC Safety 
Research Program (Open)--The Committee will discuss the draft ACRS 
report on the NRC Safety Research Program.
    5:30 p.m.-7 p.m.: Preparation of ACRS Reports (Open)--The 
Committee will discuss proposed ACRS reports.

Friday, October 5, 2007, Conference Room T-2B3, Two White Flint North, 
Rockville, MD

    8:30 a.m.-8:35 a.m.: Opening Remarks by the ACRS Chairman 
(Open)--The ACRS
    Chairman will make opening remarks regarding the conduct of the 
meeting.
    8:35 a.m.-11 a.m.: Meeting with NEI, EPRI, and INPO to Discuss 
Industry Activities (Open)--The Committee will hear presentations by 
and hold discussions with representatives of NEI, Electric Power 
Research Institute (EPRI), and Institute of Nuclear power Operations 
(INPO) regarding industry activities.
    11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.: Future ACRS Activities/Report of the 
Planning and Procedures Subcommittee (Open)--The Committee will 
discuss the recommendations of the Planning and Procedures 
Subcommittee regarding items proposed for consideration by the full 
Committee during future meetings. Also, it will hear a report of the 
Planning and Procedures Subcommittee on matters related to the 
conduct of ACRS business, including anticipated workload and member 
assignments.
    1:15 p.m.-1:30 p.m.: Reconciliation of ACRS Comments and 
Recommendations (Open)--The Committee will discuss the responses 
from the NRC Executive Director for Operations to comments and 
recommendations included in recent ACRS reports and letters.
    1:30 p.m.-2:15 p.m.: Draft Final Report on Quality Assessment of 
Selected NRC Research Projects (Open)--The Committee will discuss 
the draft final ACRS report on the results of the quality assessment 
of the NRC research projects on: Fatigue Crack Flaw Tolerance in 
Nuclear Power Plant Piping; Cable Response to Live Fire (CAROLFIRE) 
Testing; and Technical Review of On-Line Monitoring Techniques for 
Performance Assessment.
    2:30 p.m.-7 p.m.: Preparation of ACRS Reports (Open)--The 
Committee will discuss proposed ACRS reports.

Saturday, October 6, 2007, Conference Room T-2B3, Two White Flint 
North, Rockville, MD

    8:30 a.m.-12 p.m.: Preparation of ACRS Reports (Open)--The 
Committee will continue its discussion of proposed ACRS reports.
    12 p.m.-12:30 p.m.: Miscellaneous (Open)--The Committee will 
discuss matters related to the conduct of Committee activities and 
matters and specific issues that were not completed during previous 
meetings, as time and availability of information permit.
    Procedures for the conduct of and participation in ACRS meetings 
were published in the Federal Register on October

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2, 2006 (71 FR 58015). In accordance with those procedures, oral or 
written views may be presented by members of the public, including 
representatives of the nuclear industry. Electronic recordings will 
be permitted only during the open portions of the meeting. Persons 
desiring to make oral statements should notify the Cognizant ACRS 
staff named below five days before the meeting, if possible, so that 
appropriate arrangements can be made to allow necessary time during 
the meeting for such statements. Use of still, motion picture, and 
television cameras during the meeting may be limited to selected 
portions of the meeting as determined by the Chairman. Information 
regarding the time to be set aside for this purpose may be obtained 
by contacting the Cognizant ACRS staff prior to the meeting. In view 
of the possibility that the schedule for ACRS meetings may be 
adjusted by the Chairman as necessary to facilitate the conduct of 
the meeting, persons planning to attend should check with the 
Cognizant ACRS staff if such rescheduling would result in major 
inconvenience.
    Further information regarding topics to be discussed, whether 
the meeting has been canceled or rescheduled, as well as the 
Chairman's ruling on requests for the opportunity to present oral 
statements and the time allotted therefor can be obtained by 
contacting Mr. Giriga S. Shukla, Cognizant ACRS staff (301-415-
8439), between 7:30 a.m. and 4 p.m., (ET). ACRS meeting agenda, 
meeting transcripts, and letter reports are available through the 
NRC Public Document Room at pdr@nrc.gov, or by calling the PDR at 1-
800-397-4209, or from the Publicly Available Records System (PARS) 
component of NRC's document system (ADAMS) which is accessible from 
the NRC Web site at  http://www.nrc.gov/reading-rm/adams.html or 
http://www.nrc.gov/reading-rm/doc-collections/(ACRS & ACNW Mtg 
schedules/agendas).
    Video teleconferencing service is available for observing open 
sessions of ACRS meetings. Those wishing to use this service for 
observing ACRS meetings should contact Mr. Theron Brown, ACRS Audio 
Visual Technician (301-415-8066), between 7:30 a.m.-3:45 p.m., (ET), 
at least 10 days before the meeting to ensure the availability of 
this service. Individuals or organizations requesting this service 
will be responsible for telephone line charges and for providing the 
equipment and facilities that they use to establish the video 
teleconferencing link. The availability of video teleconferencing 
services is not guaranteed.

    Dated: September 17, 2007.
Andrew L. Bates,
Advisory Committee Management Officer.
 [FR Doc. E7-18633 Filed 9-20-07; 8:45 am]
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