[Federal Register Volume 69, Number 3 (Tuesday, January 6, 2004)]
[Pages 690-691]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 04-186]



[Docket No. 50-293]

Entergy Nuclear Generation Company, Entergy Nuclear Operations, 
Inc.; Notice of Withdrawal of Application for Amendment to Facility 
Operating License

    The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC or the Commission) has 
granted the request of Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc. (the licensee) 
to withdraw its August 19, 2002, application for proposed amendment to 
Facility Operating License No. DPR-35 for the Pilgrim Nuclear Power 
Station, located in Plymouth County, Massachusetts. The licensee's 
application was supplemented by letters dated February 14, March 27, 
and April 14, 2003.
    The proposed amendment would have modified the facility Technical 
Specifications (TSs) pertaining to post-accident monitoring 
instrumentation requirements to make the TSs more consistent with the 
Standard Technical Specifications for boiling water reactors.
    The Commission had previously issued a Notice of Consideration of 
Issuance of Amendment published in the Federal Register on December 24, 
2002 (67 FR 78519). However, by letter dated November 6, 2003, the 
licensee withdrew the amendment request.
    For further details with respect to this action, see the 
application for amendment dated August 19, 2002, as supplemented by 
letters dated February 14, March 27, and April 14, 2003, and the 
licensee's letter dated November 6, 2003, which withdrew the 
application for license amendment. Documents may be examined, and/or 
copied for a fee, at the NRC's Public Document Room (PDR), located at 
One White Flint North, Public File Area O1 F21, 11555 Rockville Pike 
(first floor), Rockville, Maryland. Publicly available records will be 
accessible electronically from the Agencywide Documents Access and 
Management Systems (ADAMS) Public Electronic Reading Room on the 
internet at the NRC Web site, http://

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www.nrc.gov/reading-rm/adams/html. Persons who do not have access to 
ADAMS or who encounter problems in accessing the documents located in 
ADAMS, should contact the NRC PDR Reference staff by telephone at 1-
800-397-4209, or 301-415-4737 or by email to [email protected].

    Dated at Rockville, Maryland, this 29th day of December, 2003.

    For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Travis Tate,
Project Manager, Section 2, Project Directorate I, Division of 
Licensing Project Management, Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation.
[FR Doc. 04-186 Filed 1-5-04; 8:45 am]