[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 145 (Thursday, July 29, 2010)]
[Page 44818]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2010-18653]



Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards (ACRS); Meeting of the 
ACRS Subcommittee on ESBWR

    The ACRS Subcommittee on ESBWR will hold a meeting on August 16-17, 
    Room T-2B1, 11545 Rockville Pike, Rockville, Maryland.
    The entire meeting will be open to public attendance, with the 
exception of a portion that may be closed to protect information that 
is proprietary to General Electric--Hitachi Nuclear Americas, LLC (GEH) 
and its contractors pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 552b(c)(4).
    The agenda for the subject meeting shall be as follows:

Monday, August 16, 2010 and Tuesday, August 17, 2010--8:30 a.m. Until 
5:30 p.m.

    The Subcommittee will discuss Chapters 2, 10, 12, 14, 15, 16, 18, 
20, and 21 of the final Safety Evaluation Report associated with the 
ESBWR design. In addition, the Subcommittee will discuss the staff's 
evaluations of licensing technical reports NEDC-33373P, ``Dynamic, 
Load-Drop and Thermal-Hydraulic Analysis for ESBWR Fuel Racks,'' NEDC-
33374P, ``Safety Analysis Report for Fuel Storage Racks Criticality 
Analysis for ESBWR Plants,'' NEDE-33083P, ``TRACG Application for 
ESBWR,'' NEDE-33083P, Supplement 1, ``TRACG Application for ESBWR 
Stability Analysis,'' NEDE-33083P, Supplement 2, ``TRACG Application 
for ESBWR Anticipated Transient Without Scram Analyses,'' and NEDE-
33083P, Supplement 3, ``TRACG Application for ESBWR Transient 
Analysis.'' The Subcommittee will hear presentations by and hold 
discussions with representatives of the NRC staff, GEH, and other 
interested persons regarding this matter. The Subcommittee will gather 
information, analyze relevant issues and facts, and formulate proposed 
positions and actions, as appropriate, for deliberation by the Full 
    Members of the public desiring to provide oral statements and/or 
written comments should notify the Designated Federal Official (DFO), 
Christopher Brown (Telephone 301-415-7111 or E-mail 
[email protected]) five days prior to the meeting, if possible, 
so that appropriate arrangements can be made. Thirty-five hard copies 
of each presentation or handout should be provided to the DFO thirty 
minutes before the meeting. In addition, one electronic copy of each 
presentation should be emailed to the DFO one day before the meeting. 
If an electronic copy cannot be provided within this timeframe, 
presenters should provide the DFO with a CD containing each 
presentation at least thirty minutes before the meeting. Electronic 
recordings will be permitted only during those portions of the meeting 
that are open to the public. Detailed procedures for the conduct of and 
participation in ACRS meetings were published in the Federal Register 
on October 14, 2009, (74 FR 58268-58269).
    Detailed meeting agendas and meeting transcripts are available on 
the NRC Web site at http://www.nrc.gov/reading-rm/doc-collections/acrs. 
Information regarding topics to be discussed, changes to the agenda, 
whether the meeting has been canceled or rescheduled, and the time 
allotted to present oral statements can be obtained from the Web site 
cited above or by contacting the identified DFO. Moreover, in view of 
the possibility that the schedule for ACRS meetings may be adjusted by 
the Chairman as necessary to facilitate the conduct of the meeting, 
persons planning to attend should check with these references if such 
rescheduling would result in a major inconvenience.

    Dated: July 22, 2010.
Cayetano Santos,
Chief, Reactor Safety Branch A, Advisory Committee on Reactor 
[FR Doc. 2010-18653 Filed 7-28-10; 8:45 am]