Extension of Public Comment Period on the Draft Generic Environmental Impact Statement for In-Situ Leach Uranium Milling Facilities, 57687-57688 [E8-23341]

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Contact the OSHA Docket Office for information about materials not available through the website, and for assistance in using the Internet to locate docket submissions. mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES V. Authority and Signature Edwin G. Foulke, Jr., Assistant Secretary of Labor for Occupational Safety and Health, directed the preparation of this notice. The authority for this notice is the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3506 et seq.) and Secretary of Labor’s Order No. 5–2007 (72 FR 31159). VerDate Aug<31>2005 23:33 Oct 02, 2008 Jkt 217001 Signed at Washington, DC, this 29th day of September, 2008. Edwin G. Foulke, Jr., Assistant Secretary of Labor for Occupational Safety and Health. [FR Doc. E8–23329 Filed 10–2–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–26–P NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION Extension of Public Comment Period on the Draft Generic Environmental Impact Statement for In-Situ Leach Uranium Milling Facilities Nuclear Regulatory Commission. ACTION: Extension of public comment period. AGENCY: SUMMARY: This notice revises a notice published on September 19, 2008, in the Federal Register (73 FR 54435), which announced, in part, that the public comment period for the NRC’s draft Generic Environmental Impact Statement for In-Situ Leach Uranium Milling Facilities (Draft GEIS) closes on October 7, 2008. The purpose of this notice is to extend the public comment period on the draft GEIS to November 7, 2008. DATES: The NRC recently has held public meetings on the Draft GEIS in Nebraska, New Mexico, South Dakota, and Wyoming, as part of the public comment process for the Draft GEIS. Additionally, members of the public have been submitting written comments on the Draft GEIS since the initial notice of availability was published on July 28, 2008 (73 FR 43795). In response to multiple requests received at the public meetings and in writing, the comment period on the Draft GEIS is being extended to November 7, 2008. The NRC will consider comments received or postmarked after that date to the extent practical. Written comments should be submitted as described in the ADDRESSES section of this notice. ADDRESSES: Members of the public are invited and encouraged to submit comments on the Draft GEIS to the Chief, Rulemaking, Directives, and Editing Branch, Mailstop: T6–D59, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC 20555–0001. The NRC encourages comments submitted electronically to be sent to NRCREP.Resource@nrc.gov. Please include ‘‘Uranium Recovery GEIS’’ in the subject line when submitting written comments. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For general information on the NRC’s NEPA PO 00000 Frm 00100 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 57687 process, or the environmental review process related to the Draft GEIS, please contact James Park, Project Manager, Division of Waste Management and Environmental Protection (DWMEP), Mail Stop T–8F5, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC, 20555–001, by phone at 1 (800) 368–5642, extension 6935. For general or technical information associated with the safety and licensing of uranium milling facilities, please contact William Von Till, Branch Chief, Uranium Recovery Branch, DWMEP, Mail Stop T–8F5, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC 20555– 0001, by phone at 1 (800) 368–5642, extension 0598. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Introduction As stated previously, the NRC is accepting comments on the Draft GEIS. Following the end of the public comment period, the NRC staff will publish a Final GEIS that addresses, as appropriate, the public comments on the Draft GEIS. The NRC expects to publish the Final GEIS by June 2009. II. Further Information The Draft GEIS may be accessed on the Internet at http://www.nrc.gov/ reading-rm/doc-collections/nuregs/staff/ by selecting ‘‘NUREG–1910.’’ Additionally, the NRC maintains an Agencywide Documents Access and Management System (ADAMS), which provides text and image files of the NRC’s public documents. The Draft GEIS and its appendices may also be accessed through the NRC’s Public Electronic Reading Room on the Internet at: http://www.nrc.gov/reading-rm/ adams.html. If you either do not have access to ADAMS or if there is a problem accessing documents located in ADAMS, contact the NRC Public Document Room (PDR) reference staff at 1 (800) 397–4209, 1 (301) 415–4737 or by e-mail to pdr.resource@nrc.gov. Information and documents associated with the Draft GEIS are also available for public review through the NRC Public Electronic Reading Room on the Internet at http://www.nrc.gov/ reading-rm/adams.html and at the NRC’s Web site for the GEIS, http:// www.nrc.gov/materials/fuel-cycle-fac/ licensing/geis.html. Both information and documents associated with the Draft GEIS also are available for inspection at the Commission’s Public Document Room, U.S. NRC’s Headquarters Building, 11555 Rockville Pike (first floor), Rockville, Maryland. For those without access to the Internet, paper copies of any electronic documents may be obtained for a fee by E:\FR\FM\03OCN1.SGM 03OCN1 57688 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 193 / Friday, October 3, 2008 / Notices contacting the NRC’s Public Document Room at 1–800–397–4209. The draft GEIS and related documents may also be found at the following public libraries: Albuquerque Main Library, 501 Copper NW., Albuquerque, New Mexico 87102, 505–768–5141; Mother Whiteside Memorial Library, 525 West High Street, Grants, New Mexico 87020, 505–287–4793; Octavia Fellin Public Library, 115 W Hill Avenue, Gallup, New Mexico 87301, 505–863–1291; Natrona County Public Library, 307 East Second Street, Casper, Wyoming 82601, 307–332–5194; Carbon County Public Library, 215 W Buffalo Street, Rawlins, Wyoming 82301, 307–328–2618; Campbell County Public Library, 2101 South 4J Road, Gillette, Wyoming 82718, 307–687–0009; Weston County Library, 23 West Main Street, Newcastle, Wyoming 82701, 307–746–2206; Chadron Public Library, 507 Bordeaux Street, Chadron, Nebraska 69337, 308–432–0531; Rapid City Public Library, 610 Quincy Street, Rapid City, South Dakota 57701, 605–394–4171. Dated at Rockville, Maryland, this 29th day of September, 2008. For the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission. Patrice M. Bubar, Deputy Director, Environmental Protection and Performance Assessment Directorate, Division of Waste Management and Environmental Protection, Office of Federal and State Materials and Environmental Management Programs. [FR Doc. E8–23341 Filed 10–2–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7590–01–P NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards (ACRS) Subcommittee Meeting on Materials, Metallurgy & Reactor Fuels; Notice of Meeting The ACRS Subcommittee on Materials, Metallurgy & Reactor Fuels will hold a meeting on Friday, October 24, 2008, at 11545 Rockville Pike, Rockville, Maryland, Room T–2B3. The meeting will be open to public attendance. The agenda for the subject meeting shall be as follows: Friday, October 24, 2008,—8:30 a.m.– 12:30 p.m. The Subcommittee will receive an update on the technical basis supporting VerDate Aug<31>2005 23:33 Oct 02, 2008 Jkt 217001 changes to the fuel design criteria within 10 CFR 50.46 (b). The Subcommittee will hear presentations by and hold discussions with representatives of the NRC. 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 Officer, Mr. Christopher L. Brown (Telephone: 301–415–7111) 5 days prior to the meeting, if possible, so that appropriate arrangements can be made. Electronic recordings will be permitted only during those portions of the meeting that are open to the public. Detailed procedures for the conduct of and participation in ACRS meetings were published in the Federal Register on September 26, 2007, (72 FR 54695). Further information regarding this meeting can be obtained by contacting the Designated Federal Official between 8:45 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. (ET). Persons planning to attend this meeting are urged to contact the above named individual at least two working days prior to the meeting to be advised of any potential changes to the agenda. Dated: September 24, 2008. Cayetano Santos, Chief, Reactor Safety Branch A, ACRS. [FR Doc. E8–23347 Filed 10–2–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7590–01–P Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards (ACRS); Meeting of the ACRS Subcommittee on Economic Simplified Boiling Water Reactor (ESBWR); Notice of Meeting The ACRS Subcommittee on the ESBWR will hold a meeting on October 21–22, 2008, Room T–2B3, 11545 Rockville Pike, Rockville, Maryland. The meeting will be open to public attendance, with the exception of a portion that may be closed to protect information that is proprietary to General Electric-Hitachi (GEH) Nuclear Energy and its contractors pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 552b(c)(4). The agenda for the subject meeting shall be as follows: Tuesday, October 21, 2008,—8:30 a.m.– 5 p.m. Wednesday, October 22, 2008,—8:30 a.m.–5 p.m. The Subcommittee will review Chapters 7 and 14 of the Safety Frm 00101 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Dated: September 23, 2008. Cayetano Santos, Branch Chief. [FR Doc. E8–23391 Filed 10–2–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7590–01–P NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION PO 00000 Evaluation Report with Open Items associated with the ESBWR Design Certification Application. The Subcommittee will hear presentations by and hold discussions with representatives of the NRC staff, GEH, and other interested persons 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. Harold J. Vandermolen, (Telephone: 301–415– 6236) five days prior to the meeting, if possible, so that appropriate arrangements can be made. Electronic recordings will be permitted. Detailed procedures for the conduct of and participation in ACRS meetings were published in the Federal Register on September 26, 2007, (72 FR 54695). Further information regarding this meeting can be obtained by contacting the Designated Federal Official between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. (ET). Persons planning to attend this meeting are urged to contact the above named individual at least two working days prior to the meeting to be advised of any potential changes to the agenda. 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NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION


Extension of Public Comment Period on the Draft Generic 
Environmental Impact Statement for In-Situ Leach Uranium Milling 
Facilities

AGENCY: Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

ACTION: Extension of public comment period.

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SUMMARY: This notice revises a notice published on September 19, 2008, 
in the Federal Register (73 FR 54435), which announced, in part, that 
the public comment period for the NRC's draft Generic Environmental 
Impact Statement for In-Situ Leach Uranium Milling Facilities (Draft 
GEIS) closes on October 7, 2008. The purpose of this notice is to 
extend the public comment period on the draft GEIS to November 7, 2008.

DATES: The NRC recently has held public meetings on the Draft GEIS in 
Nebraska, New Mexico, South Dakota, and Wyoming, as part of the public 
comment process for the Draft GEIS. Additionally, members of the public 
have been submitting written comments on the Draft GEIS since the 
initial notice of availability was published on July 28, 2008 (73 FR 
43795). In response to multiple requests received at the public 
meetings and in writing, the comment period on the Draft GEIS is being 
extended to November 7, 2008. The NRC will consider comments received 
or postmarked after that date to the extent practical. Written comments 
should be submitted as described in the ADDRESSES section of this 
notice.

ADDRESSES: Members of the public are invited and encouraged to submit 
comments on the Draft GEIS to the Chief, Rulemaking, Directives, and 
Editing Branch, Mailstop: T6-D59, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, 
Washington, DC 20555-0001. The NRC encourages comments submitted 
electronically to be sent to NRCREP.Resource@nrc.gov. Please include 
``Uranium Recovery GEIS'' in the subject line when submitting written 
comments.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For general information on the NRC's 
NEPA process, or the environmental review process related to the Draft 
GEIS, please contact James Park, Project Manager, Division of Waste 
Management and Environmental Protection (DWMEP), Mail Stop T-8F5, U.S. 
Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC, 20555-001, by phone at 1 
(800) 368-5642, extension 6935. For general or technical information 
associated with the safety and licensing of uranium milling facilities, 
please contact William Von Till, Branch Chief, Uranium Recovery Branch, 
DWMEP, Mail Stop T-8F5, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, 
DC 20555-0001, by phone at 1 (800) 368-5642, extension 0598.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

I. Introduction

    As stated previously, the NRC is accepting comments on the Draft 
GEIS. Following the end of the public comment period, the NRC staff 
will publish a Final GEIS that addresses, as appropriate, the public 
comments on the Draft GEIS. The NRC expects to publish the Final GEIS 
by June 2009.

II. Further Information

    The Draft GEIS may be accessed on the Internet at http://
www.nrc.gov/reading-rm/doc-collections/nuregs/staff/ by selecting 
``NUREG-1910.'' Additionally, the NRC maintains an Agencywide Documents 
Access and Management System (ADAMS), which provides text and image 
files of the NRC's public documents. The Draft GEIS and its appendices 
may also be accessed through the NRC's Public Electronic Reading Room 
on the Internet at: http://www.nrc.gov/reading-rm/adams.html. If you 
either do not have access to ADAMS or if there is a problem accessing 
documents located in ADAMS, contact the NRC Public Document Room (PDR) 
reference staff at 1 (800) 397-4209, 1 (301) 415-4737 or by e-mail to 
pdr.resource@nrc.gov.
    Information and documents associated with the Draft GEIS are also 
available for public review through the NRC Public Electronic Reading 
Room on the Internet at http://www.nrc.gov/reading-rm/adams.html and at 
the NRC's Web site for the GEIS, http://www.nrc.gov/materials/fuel-
cycle-fac/licensing/geis.html. Both information and documents 
associated with the Draft GEIS also are available for inspection at the 
Commission's Public Document Room, U.S. NRC's Headquarters Building, 
11555 Rockville Pike (first floor), Rockville, Maryland. For those 
without access to the Internet, paper copies of any electronic 
documents may be obtained for a fee by

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contacting the NRC's Public Document Room at 1-800-397-4209.
    The draft GEIS and related documents may also be found at the 
following public libraries:

Albuquerque Main Library, 501 Copper NW., Albuquerque, New Mexico 
87102, 505-768-5141;
Mother Whiteside Memorial Library, 525 West High Street, Grants, New 
Mexico 87020, 505-287-4793;
Octavia Fellin Public Library, 115 W Hill Avenue, Gallup, New Mexico 
87301, 505-863-1291;
Natrona County Public Library, 307 East Second Street, Casper, Wyoming 
82601, 307-332-5194;
Carbon County Public Library, 215 W Buffalo Street, Rawlins, Wyoming 
82301, 307-328-2618;
Campbell County Public Library, 2101 South 4J Road, Gillette, Wyoming 
82718, 307-687-0009;
Weston County Library, 23 West Main Street, Newcastle, Wyoming 82701, 
307-746-2206;
Chadron Public Library, 507 Bordeaux Street, Chadron, Nebraska 69337, 
308-432-0531;
Rapid City Public Library, 610 Quincy Street, Rapid City, South Dakota 
57701, 605-394-4171.

    Dated at Rockville, Maryland, this 29th day of September, 2008.

    For the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Patrice M. Bubar,
Deputy Director, Environmental Protection and Performance Assessment 
Directorate, Division of Waste Management and Environmental Protection, 
Office of Federal and State Materials and Environmental Management 
Programs.
[FR Doc. E8-23341 Filed 10-2-08; 8:45 am]
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