Nuclear Regulatory Commission November 17, 2021 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Extending the Duration of the AP1000 Design Certification
Document Number: 2021-25074
Type: Rule
Date: 2021-11-17
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is confirming the effective date of December 6, 2021, for the direct final rule that was published in the Federal Register on September 22, 2021. This direct final rule amends the NRC's regulations to update the design to reflect changes provided by Westinghouse Electric Company LLC and to extend the duration of the AP1000 design certification for an additional 5 years.