[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 30 (Wednesday, February 13, 2013)]
[Pages 10215-10216]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-03263]



[Docket No. NRC-2012-0228]

Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for the 
Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Review; Comment Request

AGENCY: Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

ACTION: Notice of the OMB review of information collection and 
solicitation of public comment.


SUMMARY: The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has recently 
submitted to OMB for review the following proposal for the collection 
of information under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 
1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35). The NRC hereby informs potential 
respondents that an agency may not conduct or sponsor, and that a 
person is not required to respond to, a collection of information 
unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. The NRC 
published a Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period on 
this information collection on October 17, 2012 (77 FR 63893).
    1. Type of submission, new, revision, or extension: Extension.
    2. The title of the information collection: 10 CFR Part 71, 
``Packaging and Transportation of Radioactive Material''.
    3. Current OMB approval number: 3150-0008.
    4. The form number if applicable: N/A.
    5. How often the collection is required: On occasion. Application 
for package certification may be made at any time. Required reports are 
collected and evaluated on a continuous basis as events occur.
    6. Who will be required or asked to report: All NRC specific 
licensees who place byproduct, source, or special nuclear material into 
transportation, and all persons who wish to apply for NRC approval of 
package designs for use in such transportation.
    7. An estimate of the number of annual responses: 912.
    8. The estimated number of annual respondents: 250.
    9. An estimate of the total number of hours needed annually to 
complete the requirement or request: 59,782 (54,208 hrs. reporting + 1 
hr. third-party disclosure + 5,573 hrs. recordkeeping).
    10. Abstract: NRC regulations in 10 CFR part 71 establish 
requirements for packaging, preparation for shipment, and 
transportation of licensed material, and prescribe procedures, 
standards, and requirements for approval by NRC

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of packaging and shipping procedures for fissile material and for 
quantities of licensed material in excess of Type A quantities.
    The public may examine and have copied, for a fee, publicly 
available documents including the final supporting statement at the 
NRC's Public Document Room, Room O-1F21, One White Flint North, 11555 
Rockville Pike, Rockville, Maryland 20874. The OMB clearance requests 
are available at the NRC worldwide web site: http://www.nrc.gov/public-involve/doc-comment/omb/. The document will be available on the NRC's 
home page site for 60 days after the signature date of this notice.
    Comments and questions should be directed to the OMB reviewer 
listed below by March 15, 2013. Comments received after this date will 
be considered if it is practical to do so, but assurance of 
consideration cannot be given to comments received after this date.
    Chad Whiteman, Desk Officer, Office of Information and Regulatory 
Affairs (3150-0008), NEOB-10202, Office of Management and Budget, 
Washington, DC 20503.
    Comments can also be emailed to Chad_S_Whiteman@omb.eop.gov or 
submitted by telephone at 202-395-4718.
    The NRC Clearance Officer is Tremaine Donnell, 301-415-6258.

    Dated at Rockville, Maryland, this 8th day of February, 2013.

    For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Tremaine Donnell,
NRC Clearance Officer, Office of Information Services.
[FR Doc. 2013-03263 Filed 2-12-13; 8:45 am]