Nuclear Regulatory Commission August 2010 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Sunshine Act Meeting Notice
Document Number: 2010-21835
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-08-31
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice of Availability of Final Interim Staff Guidance Document No. 25 “Pressure and Helium Leakage Testing of the Confinement Boundary of Spent Fuel Dry Storage Systems”
Document Number: 2010-21638
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-08-31
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Division of Spent Fuel Storage and Transportation (SFST) of the Office of Nuclear Materials Safety and Safeguards (NMSS) is issuing its Interim Staff Guidance Document No. 25 (ISG-25) ``Pressure and Helium Leakage Testing of the Confinement Boundary of Spent Fuel Dry Storage Systems.'' This ISG supplements standard review plan guidance for evaluating the helium leakage testing and ASME Code required pressure (hydrostatic/pneumatic) testing that is specified for the cask confinement boundary. It specifies the acceptance tests that are necessary to clearly demonstrate that the cask has been fabricated in accordance with the design criteria, and that the operation of the cask complies with the intended safety bases of the confinement system and regulatory requirements. The final ISG-25 is available in the NRC's Agencywide Documents Access and Management System (ADAMS) under the Accession No. ML101970493.
Draft Regulatory Guide: Issuance, Availability
Document Number: 2010-21636
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-08-31
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Nebraska Public Power District; Cooper Nuclear Station; Exemption
Document Number: 2010-21637
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-08-30
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Draft Regulatory Guide: Issuance, Availability
Document Number: 2010-21522
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-08-30
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice of Issuance of Regulatory Guide
Document Number: 2010-21517
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-08-30
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards (ACRS); Meeting of the ACRS Subcommittee On ESBWR
Document Number: 2010-21513
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-08-30
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice of Availability of Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for the Moore Ranch In-situ Recovery Project in Campbell County, Wyoming, Supplement to the Generic Environmental Impact Statement for In-situ Leach Uranium Milling Facilities
Document Number: 2010-21126
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-08-27
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has published a final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (SEIS) to the Generic Environmental Impact Statement for In-situ Leach Uranium Milling Facilities (GEIS), (NUREG-1910, Supplement 1) regarding the Moore Ranch In-Situ Recovery Project in Campbell County, Wyoming. By letter dated October 2, 2007, Energy Metals Corporation, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Uranium One Americas (Uranium One), submitted an application to the NRC for a new source material license for the proposed Moore Ranch Project, located in southwest Campbell County, Wyoming. Uranium One is proposing to recover uranium from the Moore Ranch site using the in-situ leach (also known as the in-situ recovery [ISR]) process. In this final SEIS, the NRC staff assessed the environmental impacts from the construction, operation, aquifer restoration, and decommissioning of the proposed Moore Ranch ISR Project.
Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards (ACRS) Meeting of the ACRS Subcommittee on AP1000
Document Number: 2010-21264
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-08-26
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Federal Register Notice
Document Number: 2010-21133
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-08-24
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists; Notice of Receipt of Petition for Rulemaking
Document Number: 2010-21022
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2010-08-24
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has received and requests public comment on a petition for rulemaking dated March 24, 2010, and supplemented on July 12, 2010, filed by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (CAMFT) (petitioner). The petition was docketed by the NRC and has been assigned Docket No. PRM- 26-4. The petitioner requests that the NRC amend its regulations to add marriage and family therapists (MFT) as substance abuse experts (SAEs).
Development of U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission Safety Culture Policy Statement: Public Meeting
Document Number: 2010-20966
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-08-24
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The NRC plans to hold a public meeting on September 28, 2010, in its Las Vegas, Nevada hearing facility to solicit comments on the revision of its draft safety culture policy statement, including the revised definition and traits. The revision has been developed as a result of the NRC staff's evaluation of the public comments submitted in response to the draft policy statement (74 FR 57525, November 6, 2009; ML093030375), the results of the NRC's February 2010 workshop (February workshop) on safety culture, and additional comments that stakeholders and other interested parties have provided to the staff at the various outreach activities that have occurred since February. The draft policy statement focuses on the unique aspects of nuclear safety and security and highlights the Commission's expectations that the policy applies to individuals and organizations performing or overseeing NRC-regulated activities.
Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards (ACRS); Meeting of the ACRS Subcommittee on Plant License Renewal
Document Number: 2010-20691
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-08-20
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards
Document Number: 2010-20690
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-08-20
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards (ACRS); Meeting of the ACRS Subcommittee on Digital I&C Systems
Document Number: 2010-20689
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-08-20
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards (ACRS); Meeting of the ACRS Subcommittee on Planning and Procedures
Document Number: 2010-20688
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-08-20
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2010-20465
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-08-17
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: MAGNASTOR System, Revision 1, Confirmation of Effective Date
Document Number: 2010-20172
Type: Rule
Date: 2010-08-16
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is confirming the effective date of August 30, 2010, for the direct final rule that was published in the Federal Register on June 15, 2010 (75 FR 33678). This direct final rule amended the NRC's spent fuel storage regulations at 10 CFR 72.214 to revise the MAGNASTOR System listing to include Amendment Number 1 to Certificate of Compliance (CoC) Number 1031.
Babcock & Wilcox Nuclear Operations Group, Inc.; Establishment of Atomic Safety and Licensing Board
Document Number: 2010-20171
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-08-16
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
NUREG-1946, “Inservice Testing of Pumps and Valves, and Inservice Examination and Testing of Dynamic Restraints (Snubbers) at Nuclear Power Plants, Draft Report for Comment”
Document Number: 2010-19945
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-08-12
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has issued for public comment a document entitled: NUREG-1946, ``Inservice Testing of Pumps and Valves, and Inservice Examination and Testing of Dynamic Restraints (Snubbers) at Nuclear Power Plants, Draft Report for Comment.''
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2010-19923
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-08-12
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The NRC invites public comment about our intention to request the OMB's approval for renewal of an existing information collection that is summarized below. We are required to publish this notice in the Federal Register under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35).
Sunshine Federal Register Notice
Document Number: 2010-19806
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-08-10
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Draft Regulatory Guide: Issuance, Availability
Document Number: 2010-19677
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-08-10
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Final Regulatory Guide: Issuance, Availability
Document Number: 2010-19676
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-08-10
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 2010-19560
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-08-09
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The NRC has recently submitted to Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review the following proposal for the collection of information under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35). 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 2, 2010.
Draft Emergency Action Level Frequently Asked Questions; Request for Comment
Document Number: 2010-19559
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-08-09
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is making available for comment Emergency Action Level (EAL) frequently asked questions (EALFAQs). These EALFAQs will be used to provide clarification of guidance submitted by the Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) and endorsed by the NRC related to the development of EALs. These EALFAQs were developed by the NRC at the request of NEI. The NRC is publishing these preliminary results to inform the public and solicit comments.
Implementation Guidance for Physical Protection of Byproduct Material; Category 1 and Category 2 Quantities of Radioactive Material; Meeting
Document Number: 2010-19408
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2010-08-06
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is proposing to amend its regulations to establish security requirements for the use and transport of category 1 and category 2 quantities of radioactive
Idaho State University; Notice of Issuance of Director's Decision
Document Number: 2010-19407
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-08-06
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Federal Register Notice
Document Number: 2010-19131
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-08-03
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Draft Regulatory Guide, DG-1216,”Plant-Specific Applicability of Transition Break Size Specified in 10 CFR 50.46a.” Issuance, Availability; Extension of Comment Period
Document Number: 2010-19016
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-08-03
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is extending the public comment period for DG-1216 from August 25, 2010 to November 8, 2010.
Notice of Availability of Interim Staff Guidance Document for Fuel Cycle Facilities
Document Number: 2010-19015
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-08-03
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2010-19013
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-08-03
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The NRC invites public comment about our intention to request the OMB's approval for renewal of an existing information collection that is summarized below. We are required to publish this notice in the Federal Register under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35).
Notice of Issuance of Regulatory Guide
Document Number: 2010-18892
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-08-02
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Withdrawal of Regulatory Guides 3.44 and 3.49
Document Number: 2010-18890
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-08-02
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions