[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 228 (Monday, November 29, 2010)]
[Pages 73133-73134]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2010-29932]



[Docket No. NRC-2010-0338]

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: ``DOE/NRC Form 741 
(Nuclear Material Transaction Report) and Associated Instructions 
    2. Current OMB approval number: 3150-0003.
    3. How often the collection is required: Form 741 is submitted when 
specified events occur (nuclear material or source material transfers, 
receipts, or inventory changes).
    4. Who is required or asked to report: Persons licensed to possess 
specified quantities of special nuclear material or source material. 
Any licensee who ships, receives, or otherwise undergoes an inventory 
change of special nuclear or source material is required to submit a 
Form 741 to document the change.
    5. The number of annual respondents: For DOE/NRC Form 741, there 
are approximately 400 respondents annually.
    6. The number of hours needed annually to complete the requirement 
or request: 20,616 hours.
    7. Abstract: NRC is required to collect nuclear material 
transaction information for domestic safeguards use and to make it 
available to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA). Licensees 
use Form 741 to make inventory and accounting reports for certain 
source or special nuclear material, or for transfer or receipt of 1 
kilogram or more of source material. This form enables NRC to collect, 
retrieve, analyze, and submit the data to IAEA to fulfill its reporting 
    Submit, by January 28, 2011, 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?

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    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, MD 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-2010-0338. 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-2010-0338. 
Mail comments to NRC Clearance Officer, Tremaine Donnell (T-5 F53), 
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 F53), 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 19th day of November 2010.

    For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Tremaine Donnell,
NRC Clearance Officer, Office of Information Services.
[FR Doc. 2010-29932 Filed 11-26-10; 8:45 am]