Nuclear Regulatory Commission July 21, 2020 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Emergency Preparedness for Small Modular Reactors and Other New Technologies
Document Number: 2020-15731
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2020-07-21
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
On May 12, 2020, the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) issued for public comment proposed amendments to its regulations regarding new alternative emergency preparedness requirements for small modular reactors and other new technologies. The public comment period was originally scheduled to close on July 27, 2020. The NRC is extending the public comment period to allow more time for members of the public and other stakeholders to develop and submit their comments.