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Exelon Generation Company, LLC; Byron Station, Unit Nos. 1 and 2
Document Number: 2019-04755
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-14
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has granted the request of Exelon Generation Company, LLC (Exelon) to withdraw its application dated August 10, 2018, as supplemented by letter dated December 21, 2018, for proposed amendments to Facility Operating License Nos. NPF-37 and NPF-66, issued to Exelon for operation of the Byron Station, Unit Nos. 1 and 2. The proposed amendment would have extended the Completion Time for Technical Specification 3.8.1, ``AC Sources-Operating,'' Required Action A.2, on a one-time, temporary basis, based on a risk-informed approach.
Information Collection: Nuclear Material Events Database (NMED) for the Collection of Event Report, Response, Analyses, and Follow-Up Data on Events Involving the Use of Atomic Energy Act (AEA) Radioactive Byproduct Material
Document Number: 2019-04754
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-14
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
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, ``Nuclear Material Events Database (NMED) for the Collection of Event Report, Response, Analyses, and Follow-Up Data on Events Involving the Use of Atomic Energy Act (AEA) Radioactive Byproduct Material.''
South Carolina Electric & Gas Company; Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station, Units 2 and 3
Document Number: 2019-04601
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-13
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is terminating the Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station (VCSNS), Units 2 and 3, Combined Licenses (COLs) designated as NPF-93, and NPF-94, and their included licenses to manufacture, produce, transfer, receive, acquire, own, possess, or use byproduct material. By letter dated December 27, 2017, the South Carolina Electric & Gas Company (SCE&G) requested that the NRC terminate the VCSNS COLs. Although construction was initiated for VCSNS Units 2 and 3, nuclear materials were never possessed under these licenses. Consequently, the VCSNS site is approved for unrestricted use.
United Nuclear Corporation Church Rock Project
Document Number: 2019-04569
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-13
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
On September 24, 2018, United Nuclear Corporation (UNC) requested an amendment to its reclamation plan for its Uranium Mill site near Gallup, New Mexico. UNC is a wholly owned indirect subsidiary corporation of the General Electric Company (GE). This amendment, if granted, would allow construction of a repository for mine-impacted soil. This mine waste would be removed from the Northeast Church Rock Mine Site and transported to be placed in the repository, located on and beside the existing Tailings Disposal Area.
Biweekly Notice; Applications and Amendments to Facility Operating Licenses and Combined Licenses Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations
Document Number: 2019-03911
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-12
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Pursuant to the Atomic Energy Act of 1954, as amended (the Act), the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is publishing this regular biweekly notice. The Act requires the Commission to publish notice of any amendments issued, or proposed to be issued, and grants the Commission the authority to issue and make immediately effective any amendment to an operating license or combined license, as applicable, upon a determination by the Commission that such amendment involves no significant hazards consideration, notwithstanding the pendency before the Commission of a request for a hearing from any person. This biweekly notice includes all notices of amendments issued, or proposed to be issued, from February 12, 2019 to February 25, 2019. The last biweekly notice was published on February 26, 2019.
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2019-04480
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-11
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Southern Nuclear Operating Company, Inc.; Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4; Crediting Previously Completed First Plant and First Three Plant Tests
Document Number: 2019-04309
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-11
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is correcting a notice that was published in the Federal Register, (FR) on February 28. 2019, granting an exemption to allow a departure from the certification information of Tier 1 of the generic design control document (DCD) and is issuing License Amendment Nos. 151 and 150 to Combined Licenses (COLs), NPF 91 and NPF-92. This action is necessary to correct the date the amendment and exemption were issued. The amendment and exemption were issued on January 22, 2019.
Revision of Guidelines on Use of Firearms by Security Personnel
Document Number: 2019-04163
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-08
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is issuing, with the approval of the U.S. Attorney General, revised guidelines on the use of weapons by the security personnel of licensees and certificate holders whose official duties include the protection of designated facilities, certain radioactive material or other property owned or operated by an NRC licensee or certificate holder, or radioactive material or other property that is being transported to or from a facility owned or operated by such a licensee or certificate holder. The revised guidelines are entitled ``Guidelines on the Use of Firearms by Security Personnel in Protecting U.S. NRC-Regulated Facilities, Radioactive Material, and Other Property, Revision 2.'' The NRC first issued firearms guidelines on September 11, 2009.
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2019-04081
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-06
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Connecticut Yankee Atomic Power Company, Haddam Neck Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation
Document Number: 2019-03966
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-06
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is issuing an environmental assessment (EA) and a finding of no significant impact (FONSI) for its review and approval of the decommissioning funding plans submitted by Connecticut Yankee Atomic Power Company (CYAPCO) on December 17, 2012, and December 14, 2015, for the independent spent fuel storage installation (ISFSI) at Haddam Neck in East Hampton, Connecticut.
Energy Northwest, Columbia Generating Station, Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation
Document Number: 2019-03965
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-06
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is issuing an environmental assessment (EA) and a finding of no significant impact (FONSI) for its review and approval of the decommissioning funding plans submitted by Energy Northwest (EN) on December 17, 2012, and December 15, 2015, for the independent spent fuel storage installation (ISFSI) at Columbia Generating Station in Richland, Washington.
REVISED 661st Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards (ACRS)
Document Number: 2019-03898
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-05
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards (ACRS) Subcommittee on Planning and Procedures
Document Number: 2019-03897
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-05
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Physical Security
Document Number: 2019-03862
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-05
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is issuing final Revision 4 to Section 13.6, ''Physical Security'' of NUREG-0800, ``Standard Review Plan (SRP) for the Review of Safety Analysis Reports for Nuclear Power Plants: LWR Edition.''
Applications and Amendments to Facility Operating Licenses and Combined Licenses Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations and Containing Sensitive Unclassified Non-Safeguards Information and Order Imposing Procedures for Access to Sensitive Unclassified Non-Safeguards Information
Document Number: 2019-02418
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-05
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) received and is considering approval of two amendment requests. The amendment requests are for Donald C. Cook Nuclear Plant, Unit Nos. 1 and 2 and Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant, Units 1 and 2. For each amendment request, the NRC proposes to determine that they involve no significant hazards consideration. Because each amendment request contains sensitive unclassified non-safeguards information (SUNSI) an order imposes procedures to obtain access to SUNSI for contention preparation.
Enhanced Security of Special Nuclear Material
Document Number: 2019-03718
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2019-03-01
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is requesting comments on a draft revised regulatory basis to support a rulemaking that would update special nuclear material (SNM) physical protection requirements for fuel cycle facilities. The rule would establish generically applicable security requirements similar to those imposed by security orders issued by the NRC following the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001.
Southern Nuclear Operating Company, Inc.; Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4; Containment Pressure Analysis
Document Number: 2019-03680
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-03-01
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is granting an exemption to allow departure from elements of the certification information of Tier 1 of the generic AP1000 design control document (DCD) and issuing License Amendment Nos. 147 and 146 to Combined Licenses (COL), NPF-91 and NPF-92. The COLs were issued to Southern Nuclear Operating Company, and Georgia Power Company, Oglethorpe Power Corporation, MEAG Power SPVM, LLC, MEAG Power SPVJ, LLC, MEAG Power SPVP, LLC, and the City of Dalton, Georgia (collectively SNC); for construction and operation of the Vogtle Electric Generating Plant (VEGP) Units 3 and 4, located in Burke County, Georgia. The amendment changes the VEGP Updated Final Safety Analysis Report by departing from the incorporated plant-specific DCD Tier 2 and Tier 2 * information and related changes to the VEGP Units 3 and 4, COL Appendix A and COL Appendix C (and corresponding plant-specific DCD Tier 1) to modify an administrative program to incorporate the results of various updated plant-specific containment integrity analyses. The granting of the exemption allows the changes to Tier 1 information requested in the amendment. Because the acceptability of the exemption was determined in part by the acceptability of the amendment, the exemptions and amendments are being issued concurrently.
Ground Water Protection at Uranium In Situ Recovery Facilities
Document Number: 2019-03556
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2019-03-01
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
On January 31, 2019, the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) requested comments on whether it should proceed with a rulemaking to promulgate a generic set of regulations for the operation of uranium in situ recovery (ISR) facilities, including ground water protection requirements, to standardize existing NRC ISR licensing and oversight practices. The public comment period originally was scheduled to close on March 4, 2019. The NRC has decided to extend the public comment period to allow more time for members of the public to develop and submit their comments.
Southern Nuclear Operating Company, Inc., Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4; RNS Pump Testing ITAAC Changes
Document Number: 2019-03482
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-28
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is granting an exemption to allow a departure from the certification information of Tier 1 of the generic design control document (DCD) and is issuing License Amendment Nos. 152 and 151 to Combined Licenses (COL), NPF-91 and NPF-92, respectively. The COLs were issued to Southern Nuclear Operating Company, Inc., and Georgia Power Company, Oglethorpe Power Corporation, MEAG Power SPVM, LLC, MEAG Power SPVJ, LLC, MEAG Power SPVP, LLC, and the City of Dalton, Georgia (collectively SNC); for construction and operation of the Vogtle Electric Generating Plant (VEGP) Units 3 and 4, located in Burke County, Georgia. The granting of the exemption allows the changes to Tier 1 information asked for in the amendment. Because the acceptability of the exemption was determined in part by the acceptability of the amendment, the exemption and amendment are being issued concurrently.
Southern Nuclear Operating Company, Inc.; Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4, Crediting Previously Completed First Plant and First Three Plant Tests
Document Number: 2019-03481
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-28
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is granting an exemption to allow a departure from the certification information of Tier 1 of the generic design control document (DCD) and is issuing License Amendment Nos. 151 and 150 to Combined Licenses (COLs), NPF-91 and NPF-92. The COLs were issued to Southern Nuclear Operating Company, Inc., Georgia Power Company, Oglethorpe Power Corporation, MEAG Power SPVM, LLC, MEAG Power SPVJ, LLC, MEAG Power SPVP, LLC, and the City of Dalton, Georgia (collectively SNC); for construction and operation of the Vogtle Electric Generating Plant (VEGP) Units 3 and 4, located in Burke County, Georgia. The granting of the exemption allows the changes to Tier 1 information asked for in the amendment. Because the acceptability of the exemption was determined in part by the acceptability of the amendment, the exemption and amendment are being issued concurrently.
Seismic Qualification of Electrical and Active Mechanical Equipment and Functional Qualification of Active Mechanical Equipment for Nuclear Power Plants
Document Number: 2019-03338
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-27
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is issuing for public comment draft regulatory guide (DG), DG-1328, ``Seismic Qualification of Electrical and Active Mechanical Equipment and Functional Qualification of Active Mechanical Equipment for Nuclear Power Plants.'' This proposed guide, revision 4 to Regulatory Guide (RG) 1.100 of the same name, was revised to endorse industry consensus standards with certain exceptions and clarifications. The guide describes methods that the staff of the NRC considers acceptable for use in the seismic qualification of electrical and active mechanical equipment and the functional qualification of active mechanical equipment for nuclear power plants.
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2019-03337
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-26
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
United Nuclear Corporation (UNC) Church Rock Project; Correction
Document Number: 2019-03300
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-26
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is correcting a notice that was published in the Federal Register (FR) on February 8, 2019, regarding UNC's request to amend its license (SUA-1475) to excavate approximately 1 million cubic yards of mine spoil from the Northeast Church Rock Mine Site and dispose of it at the existing mill site in Church Rock, New Mexico. This action is necessary to correct a document that was referenced in the Background and Availability of Documents section as ``ADAMS Package Accession No. ML18360A424 (Package)'' to read ``ADAMS Accession No. ML19007A126.''
Biweekly Notice; Applications and Amendments To Facility Operating Licenses and Combined Licenses Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations
Document Number: 2019-02934
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-26
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Pursuant to the Atomic Energy Act of 1954, as amended (the Act), the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is publishing this regular biweekly notice. The Act requires the Commission to publish notice of any amendments issued, or proposed to be issued, and grants the Commission the authority to issue and make immediately effective any amendment to an operating license or combined license, as applicable, upon a determination by the Commission that such amendment involves no significant hazards consideration, notwithstanding the pendency before the Commission of a request for a hearing from any person. This biweekly notice includes all notices of amendments issued, or proposed to be issued, from January 29, 2019, to February 11, 2019. The last biweekly notice was published on February 12, 2019.
List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: Holtec International HI-STORM 100 Cask System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1014, Amendment No. 13
Document Number: 2019-02887
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2019-02-26
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is proposing to amend its spent fuel storage regulations by revising the Holtec International HI-STORM 100 Cask System listing within the ``List of approved spent fuel storage casks'' to include Amendment No. 13 to Certificate of Compliance No. 1014. Amendment No. 13 would revise Appendix B of the technical specifications to update the initial uranium weight for the 16x16B and 16x16C assembly classes to match the value for 16x16A.
List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: Holtec International HI-STORM 100 Cask System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1014, Amendment No. 13
Document Number: 2019-02886
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-02-26
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is amending its spent fuel storage regulations by revising the Holtec International HI- STORM 100 Cask System listing within the ``List of approved spent fuel storage casks'' to include Amendment No. 13 to Certificate of Compliance No. 1014. Amendment No. 13 revises Appendix B of the technical specifications to update the initial uranium weight for the 16x16B and 16x16C assembly classes to match the value for 16x16A.
Northern States Power Company; Monticello Nuclear Generating Plant
Document Number: 2019-03055
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-22
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has issued an exemption in response to a April 6, 2017, request from Norther States Power Company to allow the use of structural steel columns and beams supporting the floor of the Cable Spreading Room that are not coated with fireproofing material to provide a fire resistance equivalent to that of the fire barrier.
SHINE Medical Isotope Production Facility; Consideration of Approval of Transfer of License and Conforming Amendment
Document Number: 2019-02788
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-20
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) received and is considering approval of an application filed by SHINE Medical Technologies, Inc. (SHINE) on December 11, 2018. The application seeks NRC approval of the indirect transfer of Construction Permit No. CPMIF- 001 for the SHINE Medical Isotope Production Facility, currently held by SHINE. The indirect transfer will result from the establishment of a holding company, Illuminated Holdings, Inc. (Illuminated). The NRC is also considering amending Construction Permit No. CPMIF-001 for administrative purposes to reflect the proposed transfer. The application contains sensitive unclassified non-safeguards information (SUNSI).
Advisory Committee on the Medical Uses of Isotopes; Call for Nominations
Document Number: 2019-02721
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-20
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is advertising for nominations for the Nuclear Medicine Physician position and the Patients' Rights Advocate position on the Advisory Committee on the Medical Uses of Isotopes (ACMUI). Nuclear Medicine Physician nominees should currently be practicing nuclear medicine in a clinical setting. Patients' Rights Advocate nominees should have professional or personal experience with or knowledge about patient advocacy. Also, involvement or leadership with patient advocacy organizations is preferred.
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2019-02847
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-19
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Advisory Committee on the Medical Uses of Isotopes: Meeting Notice
Document Number: 2019-02694
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-19
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission will convene a meeting of the Advisory Committee on the Medical Uses of Isotopes (ACMUI) on April 3-4, 2019. A sample of agenda items to be discussed during the public session includes: A discussion on medical-related events; a discussion on the ACMUI's recommendations and comments on revision 10 of the draft Yttrium-90 Microsphere Brachytherapy Sources and Devices TheraSphere[supreg] and SIR_Spheres[supreg] Licensing Guidance; a discussion on the summary of changes to the NRC's requirements regarding medical use of byproduct material; a discussion of the ACMUI's recommendations related to the appropriateness of the required reporting and notification of a medical event; a presentation from Lucerno Dynamics on the detection of nuclear medicine injection infiltrations; and a discussion on the ACMUI's recommendations and comments on the draft Germanium-68/Gallium-68 Pharmacy Grade Generator Licensing Guidance. The agenda is subject to change. The current agenda and any updates will be available at http://www.nrc.gov/reading-rm/doc- collections/acmui/meetings/2019.html or by emailing Ms. Kellee Jamerson at the contact information below.
In the Matter of Mr. Randy Bethea
Document Number: 2019-02667
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-19
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is issuing an order prohibiting involvement in NRC-licensed activities to Mr. Randy Bethea. Mr. Bethea was employed as a radiographer at Mistras Group, Inc., (Mistras). Mr. Bethea engaged in deliberate misconduct in violation of the regulations that caused Mistras to be in violation of the regulations and license condition 9.A of its license.
List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: NAC International Multi-Purpose Canister Storage System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1025, Amendment Nos. 7 and 8
Document Number: 2019-02599
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-02-19
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is confirming the effective date of March 4, 2019, for the direct final rule that was published in the Federal Register on December 18, 2018. This direct final rule amended the NRC's spent fuel storage regulations by revising the ``List of approved spent fuel storage casks'' to include Amendment Nos. 7 and 8 to Certificate of Compliance No. 1025 for the NAC International Multi-Purpose Canister (NAC-MPC) Storage System.
List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: Holtec International HI-STORM 100 Multipurpose Canister Cask System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1014, Amendment Nos. 11 and 12
Document Number: 2019-02593
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-02-19
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is confirming the effective date of February 25, 2019, for the direct final rule that was published in the Federal Register on December 12, 2018. This direct final rule amended the NRC's spent fuel storage regulations by revising the Holtec International HI-STORM 100 Multipurpose Canister Cask System (HI-STORM 100 System) listing within the ``List of approved spent fuel storage casks'' to include Amendment Nos. 11 and 12 to Certificate of Compliance No. 1014. Amendment Nos. 11 and 12 revise multiple items in the technical specifications for multi-purpose canister models listed under Certificate of Compliance No. 1014; most of these revisions involve changes to the authorized contents. In addition, Amendment No. 11 makes several other editorial changes.
Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards (ACRS); Subcommittee on NuScale
Document Number: 2019-02592
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-19
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
661st Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards (ACRS)
Document Number: 2019-02575
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-19
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Information Collection: Invoice Submissions by Contractors for NRC Contracts/Invoices
Document Number: 2019-02520
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-15
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) invites public comment on the renewal of Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for an existing collection of information. The information collection is entitled, ``Invoice Submissions by Contractors for NRC Contracts/Invoices.''
List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: TN Americas LLC Standardized Advanced NUHOMS® System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1029, Amendment No. 4
Document Number: 2019-02492
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-02-15
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is confirming the effective date of March 12, 2019, for the direct final rule that was published in the Federal Register on December 27, 2018. This direct final rule amended the NRC's spent fuel storage regulations by revising the ``List of approved spent fuel storage casks'' to include Amendment No. 4 to Certificate of Compliance No. 1029 for the TN Americas LLC Standardized Advanced NUHOMS[supreg] Horizontal Modular Storage System.
Information Collection: NRC Form 396, “Certification of Medical Examination by Facility Licensee”
Document Number: 2019-02460
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-15
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
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, NRC Form 396, ``Certification of Medical Examination by Facility Licensee.''
Information Collection: NRC Form 398, “Personal Qualification Statement-Licensee”
Document Number: 2019-02459
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-15
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
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, ``NRC Form 398, ``Personal Qualification StatementLicensee.''
Information Collection: NRC Form 664, General Licensee Registration
Document Number: 2019-02458
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-15
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
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, ``NRC Form 664, General Licensee Registration.''
Information Collection: Pre-Application Communication and Scheduling for Accident Tolerant Fuel Submittals
Document Number: 2019-02199
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-13
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) invites public comment on this proposed collection of information. The information collection is entitled, ``Pre-Application Communication and Scheduling for Accident Tolerant Fuel Submittals.''
Information Collection: NRC Form 313, “Application for Materials License” and NRC Forms 313A (RSO), 313A (AMP), 313A (ANP), 313A (AUD), 313A (AUT), and 313A (AUS)
Document Number: 2019-02198
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-13
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) invites public comment on the revision of Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for an existing collection of information. The information collection is entitled, NRC Form 313, ``Application for Materials License'' and NRC Forms 313A (RSO), 313A (AMP), 313A (ANP), 313A (AUD), 313A (AUT), and 313A (AUS).''
Information Collection: Physical Protection of Category 1 and Category 2 Quantities of Radioactive Material
Document Number: 2019-02197
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-13
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
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, ``Physical Protection of Category 1 and Category 2 Quantities of Radioactive Material.''
Information Collection: Environmental Protection Regulations for Domestic Licensing and Related Regulatory Functions
Document Number: 2019-02196
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-13
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) invites public comment on the renewal of Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for an existing collection of information. The information collection is entitled, ``Environmental Protection Regulations for Domestic Licensing and Related Regulatory Functions.''
Human-System Interface Design Review Guidelines
Document Number: 2019-02182
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-13
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is issuing for public comment a draft NUREG entitled, ``Human-System Interface Design Review Guidelines'' (NUREG-0700, Revision 3). NUREG-0700 was first published in 1981 following the accident at the Three Mile Island Nuclear Power Plant. The NUREG provided the guidance to operating reactor licensees and applicants for operating licenses for conducting detailed control room design reviews and identifying and correcting design deficiencies in order to bring control rooms into compliance with human factors engineering principles. Since that time, the NRC staff has updated NUREG-0700 in 1996 and again in 2002. The current updated (Revision 3) is the first in over a decade and represents a major revision to the guidance document.
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2019-02112
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-12
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Protective Order Templates for Hearings on Conformance With the Acceptance Criteria in Combined Licenses
Document Number: 2019-02029
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-12
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) staff is announcing the availability of final protective order templates to be used in hearings associated with closure of inspections, tests, analyses, and acceptance criteria (ITAAC). The templates have the purpose of facilitating quick development of case-specific protective orders to support the accelerated ITAAC hearing schedule. Participants in ITAAC hearings may, but are not required to, use the templates as the basis for proposed protective orders.
Biweekly Notice: Applications and Amendments to Facility Operating Licenses and Combined Licenses Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations
Document Number: 2019-01215
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-12
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Pursuant to the Atomic Energy Act of 1954, as amended (the Act), the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is publishing this regular biweekly notice. The Act requires the Commission to publish notice of any amendments issued, or proposed to be issued, and grants the Commission the authority to issue and make immediately effective any amendment to an operating license or combined license, as applicable, upon a determination by the Commission that such amendment involves no significant hazards consideration, notwithstanding the pendency before the Commission of a request for a hearing from any person. This biweekly notice includes all notices of amendments issued, or proposed to be issued, from January 15, 2019 to January 28, 2019. The last biweekly notice was published on January 31, 2019.