Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards; Meeting Notice, 21994-21995 [E8-8764]

Download as PDF 21994 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 79 / Wednesday, April 23, 2008 / Notices The petitioner has requested that the petition be withdrawn. Consequently, the investigation has been terminated. Signed in Washington, DC, this 16th day of April 2008. Elliott S. Kushner, Certifying Officer, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance. [FR Doc. E8–8782 Filed 4–22–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–FN–P DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employment and Training Administration [TA–W–63, 201] Mpc Computers, LLC; La Vergne, TN; Notice of Termination of Investigation Pursuant to section 221 of the Trade Act of 1974, as amended, an investigation was initiated on April 15, 2008 in response to a petition filed by a company official on behalf of workers at MPC Computers, LLC, La Vergne, Tennessee. The workers at the subject facility produce computers. The petitioner has requested that the petition be withdrawn. Consequently, the investigation has been terminated. Signed in Washington, DC, this 17th day of April 2008. Richard Church Certifying Officer, Division of Trade Adjustment Assistance. [FR Doc. E8–8773 Filed 4–22–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–FN–P NATIONAL FOUNDATION ON THE ARTS AND THE HUMANITIES mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES Pursuant to Section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92–463), as amended, notice is hereby given that two meetings of the Arts Advisory Panel to the National Council on the Arts will be held at the Nancy Hanks Center, 1100 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20506 as follows (ending times are approximate): Literature (application review): May 15, 2008 in Room 714. A portion of this meeting, from 12:30 p.m. to 1 p.m., will be open to the public for a policy discussion. The remainder of the meeting, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m., will be closed. Folk and Traditional Arts (application review): May 29–30, 2008 in Room 716. A portion of this meeting, from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. on May 30th, will be open to the public for a policy discussion. The 16:58 Apr 22, 2008 Jkt 214001 Dated: April 16, 2008. Kathy Plowitz-Worden, Panel Coordinator, Panel Operations, National Endowment for the Arts. [FR Doc. E8–8550 Filed 4–22–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7537–01–P National Endowment for the Arts; Arts Advisory Panel VerDate Aug<31>2005 remainder of the meeting, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on May 29th, and from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. on May 30th, will be closed. The closed portions of meetings are for the purpose of Panel review, discussion, evaluation, and recommendations on financial assistance under the National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities Act of 1965, as amended, including information given in confidence to the agency. In accordance with the determination of the Chairman of February 28, 2008, these sessions will be closed to the public pursuant to subsection (c)(6) of section 552b of Title 5, United States Code. Any person may observe meetings, or portions thereof, of advisory panels that are open to the public, and if time allows, may be permitted to participate in the panel’s discussions at the discretion of the panel chairman. If you need special accommodations due to a disability, please contact the Office of AccessAbility, National Endowment for the Arts, 1100 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20506, 202/682– 5532, TDY-TDD 202/682–5496, at least seven (7) days prior to the meeting. Further information with reference to these meetings can be obtained from Ms. Kathy Plowitz-Worden, Office of Guidelines & Panel Operations, National Endowment for the Arts, Washington, DC 20506, or call 202/682–5691. 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 May 8–10, 2008, 11545 Rockville Pike, Rockville, Maryland. The date of this meeting was previously published in the Federal Register on Monday, October 22, 2007 (72 FR 59574). Thursday, May 8, 2008, Conference Room T–2b3, Two White Flint North, Rockville, Maryland 8:30 a.m.–8:35 a.m.: Opening Remarks by the ACRS Chairman (Open)—The ACRS Chairman will make PO 00000 Frm 00095 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 opening remarks regarding the conduct of the meeting. 8:35 a.m.–10:30 a.m.: Selected Chapters of the SER Associated with ESBWR—Design Certification Application (Open/Closed)—The Committee will hear presentations by and hold discussions with representatives of the NRC staff and General Electric-Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH) regarding selected Chapters of the NRC staff’s Safety Evaluation Report (SER) with Open Items associated with the Economic Simplified Boiling Water Reactor (ESBWR) design certification application. Note: A portion of this session may be closed to protect information that is proprietary to GEH and its contractors pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 552b(c)(4). 10:45 a.m.–12:30 p.m.: Insights from PHEBUS–FP Tests (Open)—The Committee will hear presentations by and hold discussions with representatives of the NRC staff regarding the findings of the large-scale integral tests conducted in connection with the PHEBUS–FP Program and their implications on containment iodine behavior. 1:30 p.m.–3:30 p.m. Draft NUREG/CR Report on PRA Methods for Digital Systems (Open)—The Committee will hear presentations by and hold discussions with representatives of the NRC staff and Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL) regarding draft NUREG/CR–XXX Report on Approaches for Using Traditional PRA Methods for Digital Systems and other related matters. 3:45 p.m.–7 p.m.: Preparation of ACRS Reports (Open)—The Committee will discuss proposed ACRS reports on matters considered during this meeting, as well as a proposed ACRS report responding to the EDO Response dated January 17, 2008, to the December 20, 2007, ACRS Report on the Susquehanna Power Uprate Application. Friday, May 9, 2008, Conference Room T–2b3, Two White Flint North, Rockville, Maryland 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.–9:15 a.m.: Future ACRS Activities/Report of the Planning and Procedures Subcommittee (Open)— Discussion of the recommendations of the Planning and Procedures Subcommittee regarding items proposed for consideration by the full Committee during future ACRS meetings as well as discussion of matters related to the E:\FR\FM\23APN1.SGM 23APN1 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 79 / Wednesday, April 23, 2008 / Notices mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES conduct of ACRS business, including anticipated workload and member assignments. 9:15 a.m.–9:30 a.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. 9:30 a.m.–10 a.m.: Subcommittee Report (Open)—The Committee will hear a report by and hold discussions with the Chairman of the ACRS Subcommittee on Plant License Renewal regarding the license renewal application for the Shearon Harris Nuclear Power Plant that was discussed during the Subcommittee meeting on May 7, 2008. 10:15 a.m.–12 p.m.: Preparation for Meeting with the Commission on June 5, 2008 (Open)—The Committee will discuss proposed topics for meeting with the Commission on June 5, 2008. 1:30 p.m.–6:30 p.m.: Preparation of ACRS Reports (Open)—The Committee will discuss proposed ACRS reports. Saturday, May 10, 2008, Conference Room T–2b3, Two White Flint North, Rockville, Maryland 8:30 a.m.–1 p.m.: Preparation of ACRS Reports (Open)—The Committee will continue its discussion of proposed ACRS reports. 1 p.m.–1:30 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 September 26, 2007 (72 FR 54695). 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 VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:58 Apr 22, 2008 Jkt 214001 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. In accordance with Subsection 10(d) Pub. L. 92–463, I have determined that it may be necessary to close a portion of this meeting noted above to discuss and protect information classified as proprietary to GEH and its contractors pursuant to 5 U.S.C 552b(c)(4). 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. Girija S. Shukla, Cognizant ACRS staff (301–415–6855), 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. and 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: April 17, 2008. Annette L. Vietti-Cook, Secretary of the Commission. [FR Doc. E8–8764 Filed 4–22–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7590–01–P PO 00000 Frm 00096 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 21995 NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION [Docket Nos. 52–022 and 52–023] Progress Energy; Acceptance for Docketing of an Application for Combined License for Shearon Harris Units 2 and 3 By letter dated February 18, 2007, Progress Energy Carolinas, Inc. (PEC), submitted an application to the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) for a combined license (COL) for two AP1000 advanced passive pressurized water reactors in accordance with the requirements contained in 10 CFR part 52, ‘‘Licenses, Certifications and Approvals for Nuclear Power Plants.’’ These reactors will be identified as Shearon Harris Units 2 and 3 and located near the town of New Hill, in Wake County, North Carolina. A notice of receipt and availability of this application was previously published in the Federal Register (72 FR 66200) on March 11, 2008. The NRC staff has determined that PEC has submitted information in accordance with 10 CFR part 2, ‘‘Rules of Practice for Domestic Licensing Proceedings and Issuance of Orders,’’ and 10 CFR part 52 that is acceptable for docketing. The docket numbers established for Units 2 and 3 are 52– 022, and 52–023, respectively. The NRC staff will perform a detailed technical review of the application. Docketing of the application does not preclude the NRC from requesting additional information from the applicant as the review proceeds, nor does it predict whether the Commission will grant or deny the application. The Commission will conduct a hearing in accordance with Subpart L, ‘‘Informal Hearing Procedures for NRC Adjudications,’’ of 10 CFR part 2 and will receive a report on the COL application from the Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards in accordance with 10 CFR 52.87, ‘‘Referral to the Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards (ACRS).’’ If the Commission finds that the COL application meets the applicable standards of the Atomic Energy Act and the Commission’s regulations, and that required notifications to other agencies and bodies have been made, the Commission will issue a COL, in the form and containing conditions and limitations that the Commission finds appropriate and necessary. In accordance with 10 CFR Part 51, the Commission will also prepare an environmental impact statement for the proposed action. Pursuant to 10 CFR 51.26, and as part of the environmental E:\FR\FM\23APN1.SGM 23APN1

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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 May 8-10, 2008, 11545 
Rockville Pike, Rockville, Maryland. The date of this meeting was 
previously published in the Federal Register on Monday, October 22, 
2007 (72 FR 59574).

Thursday, May 8, 2008, Conference Room T-2b3, Two White Flint North, 
Rockville, Maryland

    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.: Selected Chapters of the SER Associated with 
ESBWR--Design Certification Application (Open/Closed)--The Committee 
will hear presentations by and hold discussions with representatives of 
the NRC staff and General Electric-Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH) 
regarding selected Chapters of the NRC staff's Safety Evaluation Report 
(SER) with Open Items associated with the Economic Simplified Boiling 
Water Reactor (ESBWR) design certification application.

    Note: A portion of this session may be closed to protect 
information that is proprietary to GEH and its contractors pursuant 
to 5 U.S.C. 552b(c)(4).

    10:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m.: Insights from PHEBUS-FP Tests (Open)--The 
Committee will hear presentations by and hold discussions with 
representatives of the NRC staff regarding the findings of the large-
scale integral tests conducted in connection with the PHEBUS-FP Program 
and their implications on containment iodine behavior.
    1:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. Draft NUREG/CR Report on PRA Methods for 
Digital Systems (Open)--The Committee will hear presentations by and 
hold discussions with representatives of the NRC staff and Brookhaven 
National Laboratory (BNL) regarding draft NUREG/CR-XXX Report on 
Approaches for Using Traditional PRA Methods for Digital Systems and 
other related matters.
    3:45 p.m.-7 p.m.: Preparation of ACRS Reports (Open)--The Committee 
will discuss proposed ACRS reports on matters considered during this 
meeting, as well as a proposed ACRS report responding to the EDO 
Response dated January 17, 2008, to the December 20, 2007, ACRS Report 
on the Susquehanna Power Uprate Application.

Friday, May 9, 2008, Conference Room T-2b3, Two White Flint North, 
Rockville, Maryland

    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.-9:15 a.m.: Future ACRS Activities/Report of the Planning 
and Procedures Subcommittee (Open)--Discussion of the recommendations 
of the Planning and Procedures Subcommittee regarding items proposed 
for consideration by the full Committee during future ACRS meetings as 
well as discussion of matters related to the

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conduct of ACRS business, including anticipated workload and member 
assignments.
    9:15 a.m.-9:30 a.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.
    9:30 a.m.-10 a.m.: Subcommittee Report (Open)--The Committee will 
hear a report by and hold discussions with the Chairman of the ACRS 
Subcommittee on Plant License Renewal regarding the license renewal 
application for the Shearon Harris Nuclear Power Plant that was 
discussed during the Subcommittee meeting on May 7, 2008.
    10:15 a.m.-12 p.m.: Preparation for Meeting with the Commission on 
June 5, 2008 (Open)--The Committee will discuss proposed topics for 
meeting with the Commission on June 5, 2008.
    1:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.: Preparation of ACRS Reports (Open)--The 
Committee will discuss proposed ACRS reports.

Saturday, May 10, 2008, Conference Room T-2b3, Two White Flint North, 
Rockville, Maryland

    8:30 a.m.-1 p.m.: Preparation of ACRS Reports (Open)--The Committee 
will continue its discussion of proposed ACRS reports.
    1 p.m.-1:30 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 September 26, 2007 (72 FR 
54695). 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.
    In accordance with Subsection 10(d) Pub. L. 92-463, I have 
determined that it may be necessary to close a portion of this meeting 
noted above to discuss and protect information classified as 
proprietary to GEH and its contractors pursuant to 5 U.S.C 552b(c)(4).
    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. Girija S. 
Shukla, Cognizant ACRS staff (301-415-6855), 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. and 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: April 17, 2008.
Annette L. Vietti-Cook,
Secretary of the Commission.
[FR Doc. E8-8764 Filed 4-22-08; 8:45 am]
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