Information Collection: Financial Protection Requirements and Indemnity Agreements, 42906-42907 [2021-16765]

Download as PDF 42906 Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 148 / Thursday, August 5, 2021 / Notices For the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission. Russell E. Chazell, Federal Advisory Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 2021–16706 Filed 8–4–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7590–01–P NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION [NRC–2020–0235] Information Collection: Financial Protection Requirements and Indemnity Agreements Nuclear Regulatory Commission. ACTION: Notice of Submission to the Office of Management and Budget; Request for Comment. AGENCY: The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has recently submitted a request for renewal of an existing collection of information to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review. The information collection is entitled, ‘‘Financial Protection Requirements and Indemnity Agreements.’’ DATES: Submit comments by September 7, 2021. Comments received after this date will be considered if it is practical to do so, but the Commission is able to ensure consideration only for comments received on or before this date. ADDRESSES: Written comments and recommendations for the proposed information collection should be sent within 30 days of publication of this notice to https://www.reginfo.gov/ public/do/PRAMain. Find this particular information collection by selecting ‘‘Currently under Review— Open for Public Comments’’ or by using the search function. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: David Cullison, NRC Clearance Officer, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC 20555–0001; telephone: 301–415–2084; email: Infocollects.Resource@nrc.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: SUMMARY: khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES I. Obtaining Information and Submitting Comments A. Obtaining Information Please refer to Docket ID NRC–2020– 0235 when contacting the NRC about the availability of information for this action. You may obtain publicly available information related to this action by any of the following methods: • Federal Rulemaking Website: Go to https://www.regulations.gov/ and search for Docket ID NRC–2020–0235. VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:07 Aug 04, 2021 Jkt 253001 • NRC’s Agencywide Documents Access and Management System (ADAMS): You may obtain publicly available documents online in the ADAMS Public Documents collection at https://www.nrc.gov/reading-rm/ adams.html. To begin the search, 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 supporting statement and burden spreadsheet are available in ADAMS under Accession Nos. ML21134A185 and ML21013A488. • NRC’s Clearance Officer: A copy of the collection of information and related instructions may be obtained without charge by contacting the NRC’s Clearance Officer, David Cullison, Office of the Chief Information Officer, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC 20555–0001; telephone: 301–415–2084; email: Infocollects.Resource@nrc.gov. B. Submitting Comments Written comments and recommendations for the proposed information collection should be sent within 30 days of publication of this notice to https://www.reginfo.gov/ public/do/PRAMain. Find this particular information collection by selecting ‘‘Currently under Review— Open for Public Comments’’ or by using the search function. The NRC cautions you not to include identifying or contact information in comment submissions that you do not want to be publicly disclosed in your comment submission. All comment submissions are posted at https:// www.regulations.gov/ and entered into ADAMS. Comment submissions are not routinely edited to remove identifying or contact information. If you are requesting or aggregating comments from other persons for submission to the OMB, then you should inform those persons not to include identifying or contact information that they do not want to be publicly disclosed in their comment submission. Your request should state that comment submissions are not routinely edited to remove such information before making the comment submissions available to the public or entering the comment into ADAMS. II. Background Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. chapter 35), the NRC recently submitted a request for renewal of an existing collection of information to OMB for review entitled, ‘‘Financial PO 00000 Frm 00131 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Protection Requirements and Indemnity Agreements.’’ The NRC hereby informs potential respondents that an agency may not conduct or sponsor, and that a person is not required to respond to, a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. The NRC published a Federal Register notice with a 60-day comment period on this information collection on April 1, 2021, 86 FR 17216. 1. The Title of the Information Collection: Part 140 of title 10 of the Code of Federal Regulations (10 CFR), ‘‘Financial Protection Requirements and Indemnity Agreements. 2. OMB Approval Number: 3150– 0039. 3. Type of Submission: Extension. 4. The Form Number, If Applicable: Not applicable. 5. How Often the Collection Is Required or Requested: Annually, and on occasion, as needed for applicants and licensees to meet their responsibilities called for in Sections 170 and 193 of the Atomic Energy Act of 1954. 6. Who Will Be Required or Asked To Respond: Each applicant for or holder of a license issued under 10 CFR parts 50 or 54, to operate a nuclear reactor, or the applicant for or holder of a combined license issued under 10 CFR parts 52 or 54, as well as licensees authorized to possess and use plutonium in a plutonium processing and fuel fabrication plant. In addition, licensees authorized to construct and operate a uranium enrichment facility in accordance with 10 CFR parts 40 and 70. 7. The Estimated Number of Annual Responses: 208. 8. The Estimated Number of Annual Respondents: 104. 9. The Estimated Number of Hours Needed Annually To Comply With the Information Collection Requirement or Request: The total reporting and recordkeeping burden is 753 (727 hours reporting + 26 hours recordkeeping). 10. Abstract: 10 CFR part 140 specifies the information to be submitted by licensees that enables the NRC to assess (a) financial protection required by licensees and for the indemnification and limitation of liability of certain licensees and other persons pursuant to Section 170 of the Atomic Energy Act of 1954, as amended, and (b) the liability insurance required opinion. Dated: August 2, 2021. E:\FR\FM\05AUN1.SGM 05AUN1 Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 148 / Thursday, August 5, 2021 / Notices For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. David C. Cullison, NRC Clearance Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer. proposed rule change.7 On May 27, 2021, the Commission designated a longer period for Commission action on proceedings to determine whether to approve or disapprove the proposed rule change, as modified by Amendment No. 1.8 On July 8, 2021, the Exchange withdrew the proposed rule change (SR–CBOE–2020–106). [FR Doc. 2021–16765 Filed 8–4–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7590–01–P SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION [Release No. 34–92528; File No. SR–CBOE– 2020–106] Self-Regulatory Organizations; Cboe Exchange, Inc.; Notice of Withdrawal of a Proposed Rule Change, as Modified by Amendment No. 1, To Amend Its Rules Regarding the Minimum Increments for Electronic Bids and Offers and Exercise Prices of Certain FLEX Options and Clarify in the Rules How the System Ranks FLEX Option Bids and Offers for Allocation Purposes July 30, 2021. khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES On November 16, 2020, Cboe Exchange, Inc. filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (‘‘Commission’’), pursuant to Section 19(b)(1) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (‘‘Exchange Act’’) 1 and Rule 19b–4 thereunder,2 a proposed rule change to amend its rules regarding the minimum increments for electronic bids and offers and exercise prices of certain FLEX options and clarify how the system ranks FLEX option bids and offers for allocation purposes. On November 30, 2020, the Exchange filed Amendment No. 1 to the proposed rule change, which amended and replaced the proposed rule change in its entirety. The Commission published notice of the proposed rule change, as modified by Amendment No. 1, in the Federal Register on December 4, 2020.3 On January 14, 2021, pursuant to Section 19(b)(2) of the Exchange Act,4 the Commission designated a longer period within which to approve the proposed rule change, disapprove the proposed rule change, or institute proceedings to determine whether to disapprove the proposed rule change.5 On March 4, 2021, the Commission instituted proceedings under Section 19(b)(2)(B) of the Exchange Act 6 to determine whether to approve or disapprove the 1 15 U.S.C. 78s(b)(1). CFR 240.19b–4. 3 See Securities Exchange Act Release No. 90536 (November 30, 2020), 85 FR 78381. 4 15 U.S.C. 78s(b)(2). 5 See Securities Exchange Act Release No. 90926, 86 FR 6710 (January 22, 2021). 6 15 U.S.C. 78s(b)(2)(B). 2 17 VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:07 Aug 04, 2021 Jkt 253001 For the Commission, by the Division of Trading and Markets, pursuant to delegated authority.9 J. Matthew DeLesDernier, Assistant Secretary. [FR Doc. 2021–16672 Filed 8–4–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8011–01–P SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION [Release No. 34–92536; File No. SR– NYSEARCA–2021–66] Self-Regulatory Organizations; NYSE Arca, Inc.; Notice of Filing and Immediate Effectiveness of Proposed Rule Change To Reformat the Basic Rates Section of the NYSE Arca Equities Fees and Charges July 30, 2021. Pursuant to Section 19(b)(1) 1 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the ‘‘Act’’) 2 and Rule 19b–4 thereunder,3 notice is hereby given that, on July 20, 2021, NYSE Arca, Inc. (‘‘NYSE Arca’’ or the ‘‘Exchange’’) filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the ‘‘Commission’’) the proposed rule change as described in Items I, II, and III below, which Items have been prepared by the self-regulatory organization. The Commission is publishing this notice to solicit comments on the proposed rule change from interested persons. I. Self-Regulatory Organization’s Statement of the Terms of Substance of the Proposed Rule Change The Exchange proposes to reformat the Basic rates section of the NYSE Arca Equities Fees and Charges (‘‘Fee Schedule’’) applicable to securities priced at or above $1.00 and the rates applicable to securities priced below 7 See Securities Exchange Act Release No. 91257, 86 FR 13769 (March 10, 2021). The Commission received one comment letter, which was from the Exchange, in response to the order instituting proceedings. The comment letter is available at the Commission’s website at: https://www.sec.gov/ comments/sr-cboe-2020-106/srcboe20201068744076-237183.pdf. 8 See Securities Exchange Act Release No. 92040, 85 FR 29817 (June 3, 2021). 9 17 CFR 200.30–3(a)(12). 1 15 U.S.C. 78s(b)(1). 2 15 U.S.C. 78a. 3 17 CFR 240.19b–4. PO 00000 Frm 00132 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 42907 $1.00 without making any substantive changes to the current fees and credits for each group of securities. The Exchange proposes to implement the fee changes effective July 20, 2021.4 The proposed rule change is available on the Exchange’s website at www.nyse.com, at the principal office of the Exchange, and at the Commission’s Public Reference Room. II. Self-Regulatory Organization’s Statement of the Purpose of, and Statutory Basis for, the Proposed Rule Change In its filing with the Commission, the self-regulatory organization included statements concerning the purpose of, and basis for, the proposed rule change and discussed any comments it received on the proposed rule change. The text of those statements may be examined at the places specified in Item IV below. The Exchange has prepared summaries, set forth in sections A, B, and C below, of the most significant parts of such statements. A. Self-Regulatory Organization’s Statement of the Purpose of, and the Statutory Basis for, the Proposed Rule Change 1. Purpose The Exchange proposes to reformat the Basic rates section of the Fee Schedule applicable to securities priced at or above $1.00 and the rates applicable to securities priced below $1.00 without making any substantive changes to the current fees and credits for each group of securities. The Exchange proposes to implement the fee changes effective July 20, 2021. The Exchange proposes the following non-substantive changes to reorganize the presentation of the Fee Schedule in order to enhance its clarity and transparency, thereby making the Fee Schedule easier to navigate. In connection with the proposed rule change, the Exchange would add new section I titled ‘‘Definitions’’ that would adopt several definitions that would apply only for purposes of the fees and credits on the Fee Schedule. As proposed, section I would set forth the following twelve definitions applicable to Exchange Transactions: • ‘‘ADV’’ would mean average daily volume. • ‘‘Adding Liquidity’’ would mean the execution of an order on the Exchange that provided liquidity. 4 The Exchange originally filed to amend the Fee Schedule on July 1, 2021 (SR–NYSEArca–2021–59). SR–NYSEArca–2021–59 was subsequently withdrawn and replaced by SR–NYSEArca–2021– 62. SR–NYSEArca–2021–62 was subsequently withdrawn and replaced by this filing. E:\FR\FM\05AUN1.SGM 05AUN1

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NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION

[NRC-2020-0235]


Information Collection: Financial Protection Requirements and 
Indemnity Agreements

AGENCY: Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

ACTION: Notice of Submission to the Office of Management and Budget; 
Request for Comment.

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SUMMARY: The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has recently 
submitted a request for renewal of an existing collection of 
information to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review. 
The information collection is entitled, ``Financial Protection 
Requirements and Indemnity Agreements.''

DATES: Submit comments by September 7, 2021. Comments received after 
this date will be considered if it is practical to do so, but the 
Commission is able to ensure consideration only for comments received 
on or before this date.

ADDRESSES: Written comments and recommendations for the proposed 
information collection should be sent within 30 days of publication of 
this notice to https://www.reginfo.gov/public/do/PRAMain. Find this 
particular information collection by selecting ``Currently under 
Review--Open for Public Comments'' or by using the search function.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: David Cullison, NRC Clearance Officer, 
U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC 20555-0001; 
telephone: 301-415-2084; email: [email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

I. Obtaining Information and Submitting Comments

A. Obtaining Information

    Please refer to Docket ID NRC-2020-0235 when contacting the NRC 
about the availability of information for this action. You may obtain 
publicly available information related to this action by any of the 
following methods:
     Federal Rulemaking Website: Go to https://www.regulations.gov/ and search for Docket ID NRC-2020-0235.
     NRC's Agencywide Documents Access and Management System 
(ADAMS): You may obtain publicly available documents online in the 
ADAMS Public Documents collection at https://www.nrc.gov/reading-rm/adams.html. To begin the search, 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 supporting statement and burden 
spreadsheet are available in ADAMS under Accession Nos. ML21134A185 and 
ML21013A488.
     NRC's Clearance Officer: A copy of the collection of 
information and related instructions may be obtained without charge by 
contacting the NRC's Clearance Officer, David Cullison, Office of the 
Chief Information Officer, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, 
Washington, DC 20555-0001; telephone: 301-415-2084; email: 
[email protected].

B. Submitting Comments

    Written comments and recommendations for the proposed information 
collection should be sent within 30 days of publication of this notice 
to https://www.reginfo.gov/public/do/PRAMain. Find this particular 
information collection by selecting ``Currently under Review--Open for 
Public Comments'' or by using the search function.
    The NRC cautions you not to include identifying or contact 
information in comment submissions that you do not want to be publicly 
disclosed in your comment submission. All comment submissions are 
posted at https://www.regulations.gov/ and entered into ADAMS. Comment 
submissions are not routinely edited to remove identifying or contact 
information.
    If you are requesting or aggregating comments from other persons 
for submission to the OMB, then you should inform those persons not to 
include identifying or contact information that they do not want to be 
publicly disclosed in their comment submission. Your request should 
state that comment submissions are not routinely edited to remove such 
information before making the comment submissions available to the 
public or entering the comment into ADAMS.

II. Background

    Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 
U.S.C. chapter 35), the NRC recently submitted a request for renewal of 
an existing collection of information to OMB for review entitled, 
``Financial Protection Requirements and Indemnity Agreements.'' The NRC 
hereby informs potential respondents that an agency may not conduct or 
sponsor, and that a person is not required to respond to, a collection 
of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number.
    The NRC published a Federal Register notice with a 60-day comment 
period on this information collection on April 1, 2021, 86 FR 17216.
    1. The Title of the Information Collection: Part 140 of title 10 of 
the Code of Federal Regulations (10 CFR), ``Financial Protection 
Requirements and Indemnity Agreements.
    2. OMB Approval Number: 3150-0039.
    3. Type of Submission: Extension.
    4. The Form Number, If Applicable: Not applicable.
    5. How Often the Collection Is Required or Requested: Annually, and 
on occasion, as needed for applicants and licensees to meet their 
responsibilities called for in Sections 170 and 193 of the Atomic 
Energy Act of 1954.
    6. Who Will Be Required or Asked To Respond: Each applicant for or 
holder of a license issued under 10 CFR parts 50 or 54, to operate a 
nuclear reactor, or the applicant for or holder of a combined license 
issued under 10 CFR parts 52 or 54, as well as licensees authorized to 
possess and use plutonium in a plutonium processing and fuel 
fabrication plant. In addition, licensees authorized to construct and 
operate a uranium enrichment facility in accordance with 10 CFR parts 
40 and 70.
    7. The Estimated Number of Annual Responses: 208.
    8. The Estimated Number of Annual Respondents: 104.
    9. The Estimated Number of Hours Needed Annually To Comply With the 
Information Collection Requirement or Request: The total reporting and 
recordkeeping burden is 753 (727 hours reporting + 26 hours 
recordkeeping).
    10. Abstract: 10 CFR part 140 specifies the information to be 
submitted by licensees that enables the NRC to assess (a) financial 
protection required by licensees and for the indemnification and 
limitation of liability of certain licensees and other persons pursuant 
to Section 170 of the Atomic Energy Act of 1954, as amended, and (b) 
the liability insurance required opinion.

    Dated: August 2, 2021.


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    For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
David C. Cullison,
NRC Clearance Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer.
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