[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 2 (Monday, January 5, 2009)]
[Pages 322-323]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E8-31402]



[Docket No. NRC-2008-0481]

Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; 
Comment Request

AGENCY: U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC).

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 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 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.
    Information pertaining to the requirement to be submitted:
    1. The title of the information collection: ``Environmental 
Protection Regulations for Domestic Licensing and Related Regulatory 
    2. Current OMB approval number: 3150-0021.
    3. How often the collection is required: Upon submittal of an 
application for a construction permit, operating license, operating 
license renewal, early site review, design certification review, 
decommissioning or termination review, or manufacturing license, or 
upon submittal of a petition for rulemaking.
    4. Who is required or asked to report: Licensees and applicant 
requesting approvals for actions proposed in accordance with the 
provisions of 10 CFR Parts 30, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 39, 40, 50, 52, 54, 
61, 61, 70, and 72.
    5. The number of annual respondents: 23
    6. The number of hours needed annually to complete the requirement 
or request: 92,281.
    7. Abstract: 10 CFR Part 51 specifies information to be provided by 
applicants and licensees so that the NRC can make determinations 
necessary to adhere to the policies, regulations, and public laws of 
the United States, which are to be interpreted and administered in 
accordance with the policies set forth in the National Environmental 
Policy Act of 1969, as amended.
    Submit, by March 6, 2009, 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?
    A copy of the draft supporting statement may be viewed free of 
charge at the NRC Public Document Room, One White Flint North, 11555 
Rockville Pike, Room O-1 F21, Rockville, Maryland 20852. OMB clearance 
requests are available at the NRC worldwide Web site: http://www.nrc.gov/public-involve/doc-comment/omb/index.html. The document 
will be available on the NRC 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-2008-0481. 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-2008-0481. 
Mail comments to NRC Clearance Officer, Gregory Trussell (T-5 F53), 
U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission,

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Washington, DC 20555-0001. Questions about the information collection 
requirements may be directed to the NRC Clearance Officer, Gregory 
Trussell (T-5 F53), U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC 
20555-0001, by telephone at 301-415-6445, or by e-mail to INFOCOLLECTS. 
Resource @NRC.GOV.

    Dated at Rockville, Maryland, this 29th day of December 2008.

    For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Gregory Trussell,
Acting NRC Clearance Officer, Office of Information Services.
 [FR Doc. E8-31402 Filed 1-2-09; 8:45 am]