Department of Energy October 7, 2005 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Transactions Subject to FPA Section 203
Document Number: 05-20311
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-10-07
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Pursuant to Subtitle G (Market Transparency, Enforcement, and Consumer Protection), section 1289 (Merger Review Reform), of Title XII (Electricity Modernization Act of 2005), of the Energy Policy Act of 2005 (EPAct 2005), Pub. L. 109-58, 119 Stat. 594 (2005), the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission) is proposing rules and amendments to the Commission's regulations to implement amended section 203 of the Federal Power Act (FPA). The Commission seeks public comment on the rules and amended regulations proposed herein.
Office of Environmental Management; Notice of Availability of Draft Section 3116 Determination Concerning Disposal of Residual Tank Wastes in Tanks 18 and 19 at the Savannah River Site
Document Number: 05-20257
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-07
Agency: Department of Energy
The Department of Energy (DOE) announces the availability of a draft determination concerning the permanent, in-situ disposal of residual tank wastes (including tank structure and equipment) in liquid radioactive waste tanks 18 and 19 at the F-Tank Farm (FTF) at the Savannah River Site (SRS) near Aiken, South Carolina. DOE prepared the draft determination pursuant to Section 3116 of the Ronald W. Reagan National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2005, which authorizes the Secretary of Energy, in consultation with the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, to determine that certain waste from reprocessing is not high-level waste (HLW) if the provisions set forth in section 3116 are satisfied. Although not required by the Act, DOE is making the draft determination available for public review and comment.