[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 73 (Friday, April 16, 2010)]
[Pages 20008-20009]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2010-8747]



[Docket No. NRC-2010-0153]

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).
    Information pertaining to the requirement to be submitted:
    1. The title of the information collection:
    NRC Form 136, ``Security Termination Statement'';
    NRC Form 237, ``Request for Access Authorization'';
    NRC Form 277, ``Request for Visit or Access Authorization''.
    2. Current OMB approval numbers:
    3150-0049, NRC Form 136;
    3150-0050, NRC Form 237;
    3150-0051, NRC Form 277.
    3. How often the collection is required:
    NRC Form 136: Routinely;
    NRC Form(s): 237 and 277: On occasion.
    4. Who is required or asked to report: NRC employees, licensees and 
    5. The number of annual respondents:
    NRC Form 136: 300;
    NRC Form 237: 420;
    NRC Form 277: 60.
    6. The number of hours needed annually to complete the requirement 
or request:
    NRC Form 136: 50;
    NRC Form 237: 84;
    NRC Form 277: 10.
    7. Abstract: The NRC Form 136 is completed by NRC employees 
licensees and contractors that are leaving the NRC. The NRC Form 237 is 

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by NRC contractors, subcontractors, licensee employees, employees of 
other government agencies, and other individuals who are not NRC 
employees that require an NRC access authorization. The NRC Form 277 
affects NRC contractor and licensees who have been granted an NRC 
access authorization and require verification of that access 
authorization and need-to-know in conjunction with a visit to NRC, 
other contractors/licensees or government agencies in which access to 
classified information will be involved or unescorted area access is 
    Submit, by June 15, 2010, 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-2010-0153. 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-2010-0153. 
Mail comments to NRC Clearance Officer, Tremaine Donnell (T-5 F52), 
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 F52), U.S. Nuclear 
Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC 20555-0001, by telephone at 301-
415-6258, or by e-mail to [email protected].

    Dated at Rockville, Maryland, this 9th day of April 2010.

    For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission,
Tremaine Donnell,
NRC Clearance Officer, Office of Information Services.
[FR Doc. 2010-8747 Filed 4-15-10; 8:45 am]