[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 72 (Friday, April 15, 2005)]
[Pages 19973-19974]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E5-1782]



Advisory Committee On Nuclear Waste; Revised

    The 159th Advisory Committee on Nuclear Waste (ACNW) meeting 
scheduled to be held on April 18-19, 2005, Room T-2B3, Two White Flint 
North, 11545 Rockville Pike, Rockville, Maryland had been changed. The 
agenda for the meeting on April 18, 2005, has been modified as noted 
     10:30 a.m.-10:40 a.m.: Opening Remarks by the ACNW 
Chairman (Open)--The Chairman will make opening remarks regarding the 
conduct of today's sessions.
     10:40 a.m.-12 noon: Preparation of ACNW Reports/Letters 
(Open)--The Committee will discuss letters on Groundwater Recharge 
Model Abstraction and Validation, and Time-Period of Compliance for a 
Proposed High-Level Waste Geologic Repository.
     1:30 p.m.-3 p.m.: NMSS Division Directors' Quarterly 
Program Update (Open)--The NMSS Division Directors will brief the 
Committee on recent activities of interest within their respective 
     3 p.m.-3:45 p.m.: Low Level Waste Annual Update (Open)--
NRC staff will brief the Committee on planned activities and emerging 
issues in the area of Low Level Waste.
     4 p.m.-5 p.m.: ACNW White Paper on Low-Level Radioactive 
Waste (Open)--The Committee will comment on the draft outline for the 

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White Paper. In addition, the Committee will discuss progress on 
specific sections of this White Paper, for example Section 1, ``Origins 
and History.''
     5 p.m.-6 p.m.: Discussion of April 14-15, 2005, Visit to 
the Center for Nuclear Waste Regulatory Analyses (CNWRA) (Open)--An 
ACNW Subcommittee will report on the outcome of its recent visit to the 
CNWRA to review ongoing technical assistance work for NMSS' HLW 
    All the other items remain the same as previously published in the 
Federal Register on Thursday, April 7, 2005 (70 FR 17722).
    For further information, contact Mr. Richard K. Major (telephone 
301-415-7366), between 8:15 a.m. and 6 p.m. e.t.

    Dated: April 11, 2005.
Andrew L. Bates,
Advisory Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. E5-1782 Filed 4-14-05; 8:45 am]