Nuclear Regulatory Commission June 9, 2020 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

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Document Number: 2020-12591
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-06-09
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Guidance for a Technology-Inclusive, Risk-Informed, and Performance-Based Methodology To Inform the Licensing Basis and Content of Applications for Licenses, Certifications, and Approvals for Non-Light Water Reactors
Document Number: 2020-12402
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-06-09
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is issuing revision 0 of regulatory guide (RG), RG 1.233, ``Guidance for a Technology-Inclusive, Risk-Informed, and Performance-Based Methodology to Inform the Licensing Basis and Content of Applications for Licenses, Certifications, and Approvals for Non-Light Water Reactors.'' This RG provides new guidance for designers, applicants, and licensees of non- light water-cooled nuclear reactors (non-LWRs) to inform the licensing basis and content of applications to the NRC for licenses, certifications, or approvals. The RG provides guidance on using a technology-inclusive, risk-informed, and performance-based methodology to inform the licensing basis and content of applications for licenses, certifications, and approvals for non-LWRs.