[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 93 (Tuesday, May 14, 2013)]
[Pages 28244-28245]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-11339]



[Docket No. NRC-2013-0085]

Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; 
Comment Request

AGENCY: Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

ACTION: Notice of pending NRC action to submit an information 
collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and 
solicitation of public comment.


SUMMARY: The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) invites public 
comment about our intention to request the OMB's approval for renewal 
of an existing information collection that is summarized below. We are 
required to publish this notice in the Federal Register under the 
provisions of the

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Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35).
    Information pertaining to the requirement to be submitted:
    1. The title of the information collection: 10 CFR Part 50, 
``Domestic Licensing of Production and Utilization Facilities.''
    2. Current OMB approval number: 3150-0011.
    3. How often the collection is required: As necessary in order for 
NRC to meet its responsibilities to conduct a detailed review of 
applications for licenses and amendments thereto to construct and 
operate nuclear power plants, preliminary or final design approvals, 
design certifications, research and test facilities, reprocessing 
plants and other utilization and production facilities, licensed 
pursuant to the Atomic Energy Act of 1954, as amended (the Act) and to 
monitor their activities. Reports are submitted daily, monthly, 
quarterly, annually, semi-annually, and on occasion.
    4. Who is required or asked to report: Licensees and applicants for 
nuclear power plants and research and test facilities, and 
approximately 100 materials licensees responding to generic 
    5. The number of annual respondents: 251.
    6. The number of hours needed annually to complete the requirement 
or request: 4.88M hours; 1.93M hours reporting (an average of 41.8 hrs/
response) + 2.95M hours recordkeeping (an average of 19.5K hrs/
    7. Abstract: Part 50 of Title 10 of the Code of Federal Regulations 
(10 CFR), ``Domestic Licensing of Production and Utilization 
Facilities,'' specifies technical information and data to be provided 
to the NRC or maintained by applicants and licensees so that the NRC 
may take determinations necessary to protect the health and safety of 
the public, in accordance with the Act. The reporting and recordkeeping 
requirements contained in 10 CFR part 50 are mandatory for the affected 
licensees and applicants.
    Submit, by July 15, 2013, comments that address the following 
    1. Is the proposed collection of information necessary for the NRC 
to properly perform its functions? Does the information have practical 
    2. Is the burden estimate accurate?
    3. Is there a way to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of 
the information to be collected?
    4. How can the burden of the information collection be minimized, 
including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of 
information technology?
    The public may examine and have copied for a fee publicly available 
documents, including the draft supporting statement, at the NRC's 
Public Document Room, Room O-1F21, One White Flint North, 11555 
Rockville Pike, Rockville, Maryland 20852. The OMB clearance requests 
are available at the NRC' 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 submitted in 
writing or in electronic form will be made available for public 
inspection. Because your comments will not be edited to remove any 
identifying or contact information, the NRC cautions you against 
including any information in your submission that you do not want to be 
publicly disclosed. Comments submitted should reference Docket No. NRC-
2013-0085. You may submit your comments by any of the following 
methods: Electronic comments: Go to http://www.regulations.gov and 
search for Docket No. NRC-2013-0085. Mail comments to the NRC Clearance 
Officer, Tremaine Donnell (T-5 F53), U.S. Nuclear Regulatory 
Commission, Washington, DC 20555-0001.
    Questions about the information collection requirements may be 
directed to the NRC Clearance Officer, Tremaine Donnell (T-5 F53), U.S. 
Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC 20555-0001; telephone: 
301-415-6258, or by email to [email protected].

    Dated at Rockville, Maryland, this May 8, 2013.

    For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Tremaine Donnell,
NRC Clearance Officer,
    Office of Information Services.
[FR Doc. 2013-11339 Filed 5-13-13; 8:45 am]