[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 36 (Thursday, February 23, 2012)]
[Pages 10784-10785]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-4227]



Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards (ACRS); Meeting of the 
ACRS Subcommittee on U.S. Advanced Pressurized Power Reactor; Notice of 

    The ACRS Subcommittee on U.S. Advanced Pressurized Power Reactor 
(US-APWR) will hold a meeting on March 22-23, 2012, 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 pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 552b(c)(4).
    The agenda for the subject meeting shall be as follows:

Thursday, March 22, 2012-8:30 a.m. Until 5 p.m.; Friday, March 23, 
2012-8:30 a.m. Until 5 p.m.

    The Subcommittee will review Chapter 9, ``Auxiliary Systems'' of 
the Safety Evaluation Report (SER) with open items associated with the 
US-APWR design certification. The Subcommittee will hear presentations 
by and hold discussions with the NRC staff, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries 
(MHI), 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 Committee.
    Members of the public desiring to provide oral statements and/or 
written comments should notify the Designated Federal Official (DFO), 
Mrs. Ilka Berrios (Telephone 301-415-3179 or Email: 
[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 17, 2011, (76 FR 64127-64128).
    Detailed meeting agendas and meeting transcripts are available on 
the NRC

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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.
    If attending this meeting, please enter through the One White Flint 
North building, 11555 Rockville Pike Rockville, MD. After registering 
with security, please contact Mr. Theron Brown (240-888-9835) to be 
escorted to the meeting room.

    Dated: February 16, 2012.
Antonio Dias,
Technical Advisor, Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards.
[FR Doc. 2012-4227 Filed 2-22-12; 8:45 am]