List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: NAC-MPC System, Revision 6, Confirmation of Effective Date, 57841 [2010-23875]

Download as PDF 57841 Rules and Regulations Federal Register Vol. 75, No. 184 Thursday, September 23, 2010 This section of the FEDERAL REGISTER contains regulatory documents having general applicability and legal effect, most of which are keyed to and codified in the Code of Federal Regulations, which is published under 50 titles pursuant to 44 U.S.C. 1510. The Code of Federal Regulations is sold by the Superintendent of Documents. Prices of new books are listed in the first FEDERAL REGISTER issue of each week. NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION 10 CFR Part 72 [NRC–2010–0183] RIN 3150–AI88 List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: NAC–MPC System, Revision 6, Confirmation of Effective Date Nuclear Regulatory Commission. ACTION: Direct final rule: Confirmation of effective date. AGENCY: The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is confirming the effective date of October 4, 2010, for the direct final rule that was published in the Federal Register on July 21, 2010 (75 FR 42292). This direct final rule amended the NRC’s spent fuel storage regulations at 10 CFR 72.214 to revise the NAC–MPC System listing to include Amendment Number 6 to Certificate of Compliance (CoC) Number 1025. DATES: Effective Date: The effective date of October 4, 2010, is confirmed for this direct final rule. ADDRESSES: Documents related to this rulemaking, including any comments received, may be examined at the NRC Public Document Room, Room O–1F23, 11555 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD 20852. SUMMARY: wwoods2 on DSK1DXX6B1PROD with RULES_PART 1 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jayne M. McCausland, Office of Federal and State Materials and Environmental Management Programs, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC 20555, telephone (301) 415–6219, e-mail Jayne.McCausland@nrc.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On July 21, 2010 (75 FR 42292), the NRC published a direct final rule amending its regulations at 10 CFR 72.214 to include Amendment No. 6 to CoC No. 1025. Amendment No. 6 changes the VerDate Mar<15>2010 14:54 Sep 22, 2010 Jkt 220001 configuration of the NAC–MPC storage system by the incorporation of a single closure lid with a welded closure ring for redundant closure into the Transportable Storage Canister (TSC) design; modification of the TSC and basket design to accommodate up to 68 La Crosse Boiling Water Reactor spent fuel assemblies (36 undamaged Exxon fuel assemblies and up to 32 damaged fuel cans (in a preferential loading pattern)) that may contain undamaged Exxon fuel assemblies and damaged Exxon and Allis Chalmers fuel assemblies and/or fuel debris; the addition of zirconium alloy shroud compaction debris to be stored with undamaged and damaged fuel assemblies; minor design modifications to the Vertical Concrete Cask incorporating design features from the MAGNASTOR System for improved operability of the system while adhering to as low as is reasonably achievable principles; an increase in the concrete pad compression strength from 4,000 psi to 6,000 psi; added justification for the 6-ft. soil depth as being conservative; and other changes to incorporate minor editorial corrections in CoC No. 1025 and Appendices A and B of the Technical Specifications (TS). Also, the Definitions in TS 1.1 are revised to include modifications and newly defined terms; the Limiting Conditions for Operation and associated Surveillance Requirements in TS 3.1 and 3.2 are revised; and editorial changes are made to TS 5.2 and 5.4. In the direct final rule, NRC stated that if no significant adverse comments were received, the direct final rule would become final on October 4, 2010. The NRC did not receive any comments on the direct final rule. Therefore, this rule will become effective as scheduled. Dated at Rockville, Maryland, this 17th day of September 2010. For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. Cindy Bladey, Chief, Rules, Announcements, and Directives Branch, Division of Administrative Services, Office of Administration. [FR Doc. 2010–23875 Filed 9–22–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7590–01–P PO 00000 NATIONAL CREDIT UNION ADMINISTRATION 12 CFR Part 701 RIN 3133–AD67 Secondary Capital Accounts National Credit Union Administration (NCUA). ACTION: Final rule. 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NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION

10 CFR Part 72

[NRC-2010-0183]
RIN 3150-AI88


List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: NAC-MPC System, 
Revision 6, Confirmation of Effective Date

AGENCY: Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

ACTION: Direct final rule: Confirmation of effective date.

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SUMMARY: The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is confirming the 
effective date of October 4, 2010, for the direct final rule that was 
published in the Federal Register on July 21, 2010 (75 FR 42292). This 
direct final rule amended the NRC's spent fuel storage regulations at 
10 CFR 72.214 to revise the NAC-MPC System listing to include Amendment 
Number 6 to Certificate of Compliance (CoC) Number 1025.

DATES: Effective Date: The effective date of October 4, 2010, is 
confirmed for this direct final rule.

ADDRESSES: Documents related to this rulemaking, including any comments 
received, may be examined at the NRC Public Document Room, Room O-1F23, 
11555 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD 20852.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jayne M. McCausland, Office of Federal 
and State Materials and Environmental Management Programs, U.S. Nuclear 
Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC 20555, telephone (301) 415-6219, 
e-mail Jayne.McCausland@nrc.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On July 21, 2010 (75 FR 42292), the NRC 
published a direct final rule amending its regulations at 10 CFR 72.214 
to include Amendment No. 6 to CoC No. 1025. Amendment No. 6 changes the 
configuration of the NAC-MPC storage system by the incorporation of a 
single closure lid with a welded closure ring for redundant closure 
into the Transportable Storage Canister (TSC) design; modification of 
the TSC and basket design to accommodate up to 68 La Crosse Boiling 
Water Reactor spent fuel assemblies (36 undamaged Exxon fuel assemblies 
and up to 32 damaged fuel cans (in a preferential loading pattern)) 
that may contain undamaged Exxon fuel assemblies and damaged Exxon and 
Allis Chalmers fuel assemblies and/or fuel debris; the addition of 
zirconium alloy shroud compaction debris to be stored with undamaged 
and damaged fuel assemblies; minor design modifications to the Vertical 
Concrete Cask incorporating design features from the MAGNASTOR System 
for improved operability of the system while adhering to as low as is 
reasonably achievable principles; an increase in the concrete pad 
compression strength from 4,000 psi to 6,000 psi; added justification 
for the 6-ft. soil depth as being conservative; and other changes to 
incorporate minor editorial corrections in CoC No. 1025 and Appendices 
A and B of the Technical Specifications (TS). Also, the Definitions in 
TS 1.1 are revised to include modifications and newly defined terms; 
the Limiting Conditions for Operation and associated Surveillance 
Requirements in TS 3.1 and 3.2 are revised; and editorial changes are 
made to TS 5.2 and 5.4. In the direct final rule, NRC stated that if no 
significant adverse comments were received, the direct final rule would 
become final on October 4, 2010. The NRC did not receive any comments 
on the direct final rule. Therefore, this rule will become effective as 
scheduled.

    Dated at Rockville, Maryland, this 17th day of September 2010.

    For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Cindy Bladey,
Chief, Rules, Announcements, and Directives Branch, Division of 
Administrative Services, Office of Administration.
[FR Doc. 2010-23875 Filed 9-22-10; 8:45 am]
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