[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 197 (Thursday, October 11, 2012)]
[Page 61791]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-25003]



Advisory Committee On Reactor Safeguards (ACRS) Meeting of the 
ACRS Subcommittee On US-APWR; Notice of Meeting

    The ACRS Subcommittee on US-APWR will hold a meeting on October 18-
19, 2012, Room T-2B1, 11545 Rockville Pike, Rockville, Maryland.
    The entire meeting will be open to public attendance, with the 
exception of a portion that may be closed to protect information that 
is propriety pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 552(c)(4). The agenda for the subject 
meeting shall be as follows:

Thursday, October 18, 2012--8:30 a.m. Until 5 p.m.; Friday, October 19, 
2012--8:30 a.m. Until 12 p.m.

    The Subcommittee will review Chapter 4, ``Reactor,'' of the Safety 
Evaluation Reports associated with the US-APWR design certification and 
the Comanche Peak Combined License Application (COLA). They will also 
review the following Topical Reports: MUAP-07008-P, ``Mitsubishi Fuel 
Design Criteria and Methodology'' and MUAP-7010-P, ``Non-LOCA 
Methodology,'' The Subcommittee will hear presentations by and hold 
discussions with representatives of the NRC staff, Luminant Generation 
Company, LLC, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI), and other interested 
persons regarding this matter. The Subcommittee will gather 
information, analyze relevant issues and facts, and formulate proposed 
positions and actions, as appropriate, for deliberation by the Full 
    Members of the public desiring to provide oral statements and/or 
written comments should notify the Designated Federal Official (DFO), 
Girija Shukla (Telephone 301-415-6855 or email: Girija.Shukla@nrc.gov) 
five days prior to the meeting, if possible, so that appropriate 
arrangements can be made. Thirty-five hard copies of each presentation 
or handout should be provided to the DFO thirty minutes before the 
meeting. In addition, one electronic copy of each presentation should 
be emailed to the DFO one day before the meeting. If an electronic copy 
cannot be provided within this timeframe, presenters should provide the 
DFO with a CD containing each presentation at least thirty minutes 
before the meeting. Electronic recordings will be permitted only during 
those portions of the meeting that are open to the public. Detailed 
procedures for the conduct of and participation in ACRS meetings were 
published in the Federal Register on October 17, 2011, (76 FR 64126-
    Detailed meeting agendas and meeting transcripts are available on 
the NRC Web site at http://www.nrc.gov/reading-rm/doc-collections/acrs. 
Information regarding topics to be discussed, changes to the agenda, 
whether the meeting has been canceled or rescheduled, and the time 
allotted to present oral statements can be obtained from the Web site 
cited above or by contacting the identified DFO. Moreover, in view of 
the possibility that the schedule for ACRS meetings may be adjusted by 
the Chairman as necessary to facilitate the conduct of the meeting, 
persons planning to attend should check with these references if such 
rescheduling would result in a major inconvenience.
    If attending this meeting, please enter through the One White Flint 
North building, 11555 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD. After registering 
with security, please contact Mr. Theron Brown (Telephone 240-888-9835) 
to be escorted to the meeting room.

    Dated: October 3, 2012.
Antonio Dias,
Technical Advisor, Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards.
[FR Doc. 2012-25003 Filed 10-10-12; 8:45 am]