[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 3 (Wednesday, January 5, 2005)]
[Pages 924-925]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 05-149]



[Docket No. 72-1]

Notice of Issuance of Renewed Materials License SNM-2500, General 
Electric Company, Morris Operation, Independent Spent Fuel Storage 

AGENCY: Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

ACTION: Notice of issuance of license renewal.


FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Christopher M. Regan, Senior Project 
Manager, Spent Fuel Project Office, Office of Nuclear Material Safety 
and Safeguards, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC 
20555. Telephone: (301) 415-1179; fax number: (301) 415-8555; e-mail: 
[email protected].


I. Introduction

    The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC or the Commission) has 
issued renewed Materials License No. SNM-2500 held by the General 
Electric Company (GE) for the possession, storage, and transfer of 
spent fuel at the Morris Operation Independent Spent Fuel Storage 
Installation (ISFSI), located in Grundy County, Illinois. The renewed 
license authorizes operation of the Morris Operation ISFSI in 
accordance with the provisions of the renewed license and its Technical 

II. Background

    By application dated May 22, 2000, as supplemented August 13, 2001, 
August 6, 2003, and August 9, 2004, GE requested to renew the operating 
license for the Morris Operation ISFSI. The renewed operating license 
would permit operation for an additional 20 years beyond the initial 
licensed period.

III. Finding

    The application for the renewed license complies with the standards 
and requirements of the Atomic Energy Act of 1954 (the Act), as 
amended, and the Commission's rules and regulations. The Commission has 
made appropriate findings as required by the Act and the Commission's 
rules and regulations in 10 CFR Chapter 1, which are set forth in the 
license. Public notice of the proposed action and opportunity for a 
hearing regarding the proposed issuance of the renewed license was 
published in the Federal Register on October 19, 2000 (65 FR 62766).
    Further Information: As of October 25, 2004, the NRC initiated an 

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security review of publicly available documents to ensure that 
potentially sensitive information is removed from the Agencywide 
Documents and Management System (ADAMS) database accessible through the 
NRC's Web site. Interested members of the public should check the NRC's 
Web pages for updates on the availability of documents through the 
ADAMS system. Copies of the referenced documents are available for 
review and/or copying at the NRC Public Document Room after resumption 
of public access to ADAMS. The NRC Public Document Room (PDR) Reference 
staff can be contacted at 1-800-397-4209, 301-415-4737 or by e-mail to 
[email protected].

    Dated at Rockville, Maryland, this 21st day of December, 2004.

    For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Christopher M. Regan,
Senior Project Manager, Licensing Section, Spent Fuel Project Office, 
Office of Nuclear Material Safety and Safeguards.
[FR Doc. 05-149 Filed 1-4-05; 8:45 am]