[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 188 (Wednesday, September 30, 2009)]
[Page 50260]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E9-23571]




Draft Regulatory Guide: Public Meeting

AGENCY: Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

ACTION: Notice of Public Meeting on Draft Regulatory Guide, DG-1203.


manager, Structural Geotechnical and Seismic Engineering Branch, 
Division of Engineering, Office of Nuclear Regulatory Research, U.S. 
Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC 20555-0001. Telephone: 
(301) 251-7645; fax number: (301) 521-7420; e-mail: 
[email protected].


I. Introduction

    The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has revised Draft 
Guide 1203 considering NRC staff recommendations and public comments. 
This Draft Guide, originally entitled, ``Containment Performance for 
Pressure Loads'', describes methods that the staff of the NRC considers 
acceptable for evaluating containment structural integrity under 
internal pressurization above design pressure, in accordance with 
regulatory requirements and Commission's performance goals for 
containment structures under internal pressurization.

II. Further Information

    The NRC staff invites the public for a meeting to discuss the 
revised Draft Guide 1203. This is a Category 2 Meeting. The public is 
invited to participate in this meeting by discussing regulatory issues 
with the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) at designated points 
on the agenda. The meeting will take place on Thursday October 8, 2009 
from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the following location:
     U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Church Street 
Building, Room CSB-6B1, 21 Church Street, Rockville, MD 20850.
    Interested members of the public can also participate in the 
meeting via a toll-free teleconference. For details, please call the 
meeting contact listed above.
    The NRC provides reasonable accommodations to individuals with 
disabilities where appropriate. If you need a reasonable accommodation 
to participate in this meeting (e.g., sign language), or need this 
meeting notice or other information from the meeting in another format 
(e.g., Braille, large print), please notify the NRC's meeting contact. 
Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on 
a case-by-case basis.

    Dated at Rockville, Maryland, this 23rd day of September, 2009.

For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Rosemary T. Hogan,
Chief, Structural Geotechnical and Seismic Engineering Branch, Division 
of Engineering, Office of Nuclear Regulatory Research.

Agenda for Public Meeting Regarding Draft Regulatory Guide DG-1203: 
Containment Performance for Pressure Loads

    1 p.m.-4 p.m. Thursday October, 8, 2009, NRC, Church Street 
Building, Rockville, MD (Room CSB-6B1).

1-1:10 Introduction and Opening Remarks;
1:10-1:50 Presentation--Overview of revised Draft Guide 1203 and 
resolution to public comments;
1:50-2 Break;
2-4 Discussion on Draft Guide 1203;
4 Adjourn.

[FR Doc. E9-23571 Filed 9-29-09; 8:45 am]