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Download as PDF 29834 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 123 / Tuesday, June 26, 2018 / Notices and subject to a restriction against alienation imposed by the United States. 3. The Commission retains the authority to reject any State request to terminate a license that proposes to bifurcate the ownership of 11e.(2) byproduct material and its disposal site between the State and the Federal government. Upon passage of a revised Wyoming Statute Section 35–11–2004(c) that the NRC finds compatible with Section 83b.(1)(A) of the Act, this paragraph expires and is no longer part of this Agreement. Commission for the regulation of materials covered by this Agreement. The State and the Commission agree to keep each other informed of proposed changes in their respective rules and regulations and to provide each other the opportunity for early and substantive contribution to the proposed changes. The State and the Commission agree to keep each other informed of events, accidents, and licensee performance that may have generic implication or otherwise be of regulatory interest. ARTICLE III ARTICLE VII With the exception of those activities identified in Article II, A.8 through A.11, this Agreement may be amended, upon application by the State and approval by the Commission to include one or more of the additional activities specified in Article II, A.1 through A.7, whereby the State may then exert regulatory authority and responsibility with respect to those activities. The Commission and the State agree that it is desirable to provide reciprocal recognition of licenses for the materials listed in Article I licensed by the other party or by any other Agreement State. Accordingly, the Commission and the State agree to develop appropriate rules, regulations, and procedures by which reciprocity will be accorded. ARTICLE IV Notwithstanding this Agreement, the Commission may from time to time by rule, regulation, or order, require that the manufacturer, processor, or producer of any equipment, device, commodity, or other product containing source, byproduct, or special nuclear material shall not transfer possession or control of such product except pursuant to a license or an exemption for licensing issued by the Commission. ARTICLE V This Agreement shall not affect the authority of the Commission under Subsection 161b. or 161i. of the Act to issue rules, regulations, or orders to protect the common defense and security, to protect restricted data, or to guard against the loss or diversion of special nuclear material. sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES ARTICLE VI The Commission will cooperate with the State and other Agreement States in the formulation of standards and regulatory programs of the State and the Commission for protection against hazards of radiation and to assure that Commission and State programs for protection against hazards of radiation will be coordinated and compatible. The State agrees to cooperate with the Commission and other Agreement States in the formulation of standards and regulatory programs of the State and the Commission for protection against hazards of radiation and to assure that the State’s program will continue to be compatible with the program of the VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:24 Jun 25, 2018 Jkt 244001 ARTICLE VIII A. The Commission, upon its own initiative after reasonable notice and opportunity for hearing to the State or upon request of the Governor of the State, may terminate or suspend all or part of this agreement and reassert the licensing and regulatory authority vested in it under the Act if the Commission finds that (1) such termination or suspension is required to protect public health and safety, or (2) the State has not complied with one or more of the requirements of Section 274 of the Act. 1. This Agreement will terminate without further NRC action if the State does not amend Wyoming Statute Section 35–11–2004(c) to be compatible with Section 83b.(1)(A) of the Act by the end of the 2019 Wyoming legislative session. Upon passage of a revised Wyoming Statute Section 35–11–2004(c) that the NRC finds compatible with Section 83b.(1)(A) of the Act, this paragraph expires and is no longer part of the Agreement. B. The Commission may also, pursuant to Section 274j. of the Act, temporarily suspend all or part of this agreement if, in the judgment of the Commission, an emergency situation exists requiring immediate action to protect public health and safety and the State has failed to take necessary steps. The Commission shall periodically review actions taken by the State under this Agreement to ensure compliance with Section 274 of the Act, which requires a State program to be adequate to protect public health and safety with respect to the materials covered by this PO 00000 Frm 00094 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Agreement and to be compatible with the Commission’s program. ARTICLE IX In the licensing and regulation of byproduct material as defined in Section 11e.(2) of the Act, or of any activity that results in production of such material, the State shall comply with the provisions of Section 274o. of the Act, if in such licensing and regulation, the State requires financial surety arrangements for reclamation or long-term surveillance and maintenance of such material. A. The total amount of funds the State collects for such purposes shall be transferred to the United States if custody of such material and its disposal site is transferred to the United States upon termination of the State license for such material or any activity that results in the production of such material. Such funds include, but are not limited to, sums collected for longterm surveillance or maintenance. Such funds do not, however, include monies held as surety where no default has occurred and the reclamation or other bonded activity has been performed; and, B. Such surety or other financial requirements must be sufficient to ensure compliance with those standards established by the Commission pertaining to bonds, sureties, and financial arrangements to ensure adequate reclamation and long-term management of such byproduct material and its disposal site. ARTICLE X This Agreement shall become effective on [date], and shall remain in effect unless and until such time as it is terminated pursuant to Article VIII. Done at [location] this [date] day of [month], 2018. For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. Kristine L. Svinicki, Chairman. Done at [location] this [date] day of [month], 2018. For the State of Wyoming. Matthew H. Mead, Governor [FR Doc. 2018–13626 Filed 6–25–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7590–01–P NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION [Docket No. 50–331; NRC–2018–0123] Duane Arnold Energy Center Nuclear Regulatory Commission. ACTION: License amendment application; withdrawal by applicant. AGENCY: E:\FR\FM\26JNN1.SGM 26JNN1 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 123 / Tuesday, June 26, 2018 / Notices The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has granted the request of NextEra Energy Duane Arnold, LLC (NextEra) to withdraw its application dated August 31, 2017, for a proposed amendment to Duane Arnold Energy Center (DAEC), Facility Operating License No. DPR–49. The proposed amendment would have modified the licensing basis by the addition of a license condition to allow for the implementation of the NRC’s regulations on ‘‘Risk-Informed Categorization and Treatment of Structures, Systems, and Components (SSCs) for Nuclear Power Reactors.’’ DATES: June 26, 2018. ADDRESSES: Please refer to Docket ID NRC–2018–0123 when contacting the NRC about the availability of information regarding this document. You may obtain publicly-available information related to this document using any of the following methods: • Federal Rulemaking Website: Go to http://www.regulations.gov and search for Docket ID NRC–2018–0123. Address questions about NRC dockets to Jennifer Borges; telephone: 301–287–9127; email: Jennifer.Borges@nrc.gov. For technical questions, contact the individual listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section of this document. • NRC’s Agencywide Documents Access and Management System (ADAMS): You may obtain publiclyavailable documents online in the ADAMS Public Documents collection at http://www.nrc.gov/reading-rm/ adams.html. To begin the search, select ‘‘ADAMS Public Documents’’ and then select ‘‘Begin Web-based ADAMS Search.’’ For problems with ADAMS, please contact the NRC’s Public Document Room (PDR) reference staff at 1–800–397–4209, 301–415–4737, or by email to pdr.resource@nrc.gov. The ADAMS accession number for each document referenced (if it is available in ADAMS) is provided the first time that it is mentioned in this document. • NRC’s PDR: You may examine and purchase copies of public documents at the NRC’s PDR, Room O1–F21, One White Flint North, 11555 Rockville Pike, Rockville, Maryland 20852. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mahesh Chawla, Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC 20555–0001; telephone: 301–415– 8371, email: Mahesh.Chawla@nrc.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The NRC has granted the request of NextEra Energy Duane Arnold, LLC (NextEra) to withdraw its August 31, 2017 (ADAMS Accession No. ML17243A469), sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:24 Jun 25, 2018 Jkt 244001 application for proposed amendment to Duane Arnold Energy Center (DAEC), Facility Operating License No. DPR–49, located in Linn County, Iowa. The proposed amendment would have modified the licensing basis by the addition of a license condition to allow for the implementation of the provisions of section 50.69 of title 10 of the Code of Federal Regulations (10 CFR), ‘‘RiskInformed Categorization and Treatment of Structures, Systems, and Components (SSCs) for Nuclear Power Reactors.’’ The Commission had previously issued a notice of consideration of issuance of amendment published in the Federal Register on November 21, 2017 (82 FR 55407). However, by letter dated June 12, 2018, the licensee withdrew the proposed change (ADAMS Accession No. ML18166A172). For further details with respect to this action, see the application for amendment dated August 31, 2017, and the licensee’s letter dated June 12, 2018, which withdrew the application for license amendment. Dated at Rockville, Maryland, on June 20, 2018. For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. Mahesh L. Chawla, Project Manager, Plant Licensing Branch III, Division of Operating Reactor Licensing, Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation. [FR Doc. 2018–13606 Filed 6–25–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7590–01–P NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION [NRC–2018–0001] Sunshine Act Meeting Notice Weeks of June 25, July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, 2018. PLACE: Commissioners’ Conference Room, 11555 Rockville Pike, Rockville, Maryland. STATUS: Public and Closed. DATE: 29835 Week of July 23, 2018—Tentative There are no meetings scheduled for the week of July 23, 2018. Week of July 30, 2018—Tentative There are no meetings scheduled for the week of July 30, 2018. * * * * * The schedule for Commission meetings is subject to change on short notice. For more information or to verify the status of meetings, contact Denise McGovern at 301–415–0681 or via email at Denise.McGovern@nrc.gov. * * * * * The NRC Commission Meeting Schedule can be found on the internet at: http://www.nrc.gov/public-involve/ public-meetings/schedule.html. * * * * * The NRC provides reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities where appropriate. If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate in these public meetings, or need this meeting notice or the transcript or other information from the public meetings in another format (e.g., Braille, large print), please notify Kimberly Meyer-Chambers, NRC Disability Program Manager, at 301– 287–0739, by videophone at 240–428– 3217, or by email at Kimberly.MeyerChambers@nrc.gov. Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis. * * * * * Members of the public may request to receive this information electronically. If you would like to be added to the distribution, please contact the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Office of the Secretary, Washington, DC 20555 (301– 415–1969), or you may email Patricia.Jimenez@nrc.gov or Wendy.Moore@nrc.gov. Dated: June 22, 2018. Denise L. McGovern, Policy Coordinator, Office of the Secretary. [FR Doc. 2018–13865 Filed 6–22–18; 4:15 pm] BILLING CODE 7590–01–P Week of June 25, 2018 There are no meetings scheduled for the week of June 25, 2018. OVERSEAS PRIVATE INVESTMENT CORPORATION Week of July 2, 2018—Tentative [OPIC–248] There are no meetings scheduled for the week of July 2, 2018. Week of July 9, 2018—Tentative There are no meetings scheduled for the week of July 9, 2018. Week of July 16, 2018—Tentative There are no meetings scheduled for the week of July 16, 2018. PO 00000 Frm 00095 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Submission for OMB Review; Comments Request Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC). ACTION: Notice and request for comments. 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[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 123 (Tuesday, June 26, 2018)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-13606]


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NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION

[Docket No. 50-331; NRC-2018-0123]


Duane Arnold Energy Center

AGENCY: Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

ACTION: License amendment application; withdrawal by applicant.

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SUMMARY: The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has granted the 
request of NextEra Energy Duane Arnold, LLC (NextEra) to withdraw its 
application dated August 31, 2017, for a proposed amendment to Duane 
Arnold Energy Center (DAEC), Facility Operating License No. DPR-49. The 
proposed amendment would have modified the licensing basis by the 
addition of a license condition to allow for the implementation of the 
NRC's regulations on ``Risk-Informed Categorization and Treatment of 
Structures, Systems, and Components (SSCs) for Nuclear Power 
Reactors.''

DATES: June 26, 2018.

ADDRESSES: Please refer to Docket ID NRC-2018-0123 when contacting the 
NRC about the availability of information regarding this document. You 
may obtain publicly-available information related to this document 
using any of the following methods:
     Federal Rulemaking Website: Go to http://www.regulations.gov and search for Docket ID NRC-2018-0123. Address 
questions about NRC dockets to Jennifer Borges; telephone: 301-287-
9127; email: [email protected]. For technical questions, contact 
the individual listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section of 
this document.
     NRC's Agencywide Documents Access and Management System 
(ADAMS): You may obtain publicly-available documents online in the 
ADAMS Public Documents collection at http://www.nrc.gov/reading-rm/adams.html. To begin the search, select ``ADAMS Public Documents'' and 
then select ``Begin Web-based ADAMS Search.'' For problems with ADAMS, 
please contact the NRC's Public Document Room (PDR) reference staff at 
1-800-397-4209, 301-415-4737, or by email to [email protected]. The 
ADAMS accession number for each document referenced (if it is available 
in ADAMS) is provided the first time that it is mentioned in this 
document.
     NRC's PDR: You may examine and purchase copies of public 
documents at the NRC's PDR, Room O1-F21, One White Flint North, 11555 
Rockville Pike, Rockville, Maryland 20852.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mahesh Chawla, Office of Nuclear 
Reactor Regulation, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC 
20555-0001; telephone: 301-415-8371, email: [email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The NRC has granted the request of NextEra 
Energy Duane Arnold, LLC (NextEra) to withdraw its August 31, 2017 
(ADAMS Accession No. ML17243A469), application for proposed amendment 
to Duane Arnold Energy Center (DAEC), Facility Operating License No. 
DPR-49, located in Linn County, Iowa.
    The proposed amendment would have modified the licensing basis by 
the addition of a license condition to allow for the implementation of 
the provisions of section 50.69 of title 10 of the Code of Federal 
Regulations (10 CFR), ``Risk-Informed Categorization and Treatment of 
Structures, Systems, and Components (SSCs) for Nuclear Power 
Reactors.''
    The Commission had previously issued a notice of consideration of 
issuance of amendment published in the Federal Register on November 21, 
2017 (82 FR 55407). However, by letter dated June 12, 2018, the 
licensee withdrew the proposed change (ADAMS Accession No. 
ML18166A172).
    For further details with respect to this action, see the 
application for amendment dated August 31, 2017, and the licensee's 
letter dated June 12, 2018, which withdrew the application for license 
amendment.

    Dated at Rockville, Maryland, on June 20, 2018.

    For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Mahesh L. Chawla,
Project Manager, Plant Licensing Branch III, Division of Operating 
Reactor Licensing, Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation.
[FR Doc. 2018-13606 Filed 6-25-18; 8:45 am]
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