[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 226 (Friday, November 23, 2012)]
[Page 70191]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-28443]



[Docket No. NRC-2012-0148]

Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for the 
Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Review; Comment Request

AGENCY: Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

ACTION: Notice of the OMB review of information collection and 
solicitation of public comment.


SUMMARY: The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has recently 
submitted to OMB for review the following proposal for the collection 
of information under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 
1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35). The NRC hereby informs potential 
respondents that an agency may not conduct or sponsor, and that a 
person is not required to respond to, a collection of information 
unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. The NRC 
published a Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period on 
this information collection on September 5, 2012 (77 FR 54616).
    1. Type of submission, new, revision, or extension: Extension.
    2. The title of the information collection: 10 CFR Part 150, 
``Exemptions and Continued Regulatory Authority in Agreement States and 
in Offshore Waters Under Section 274.''
    3. Current OMB approval number: 3150-0032.
    4. The form number if applicable: N/A.
    5. How often the collection is required: 10 CFR 150.16(b), 10 CFR 
150.17(c), and 10 CFR 150.19(c) require the submission of reports 
following specified events, such as the theft or unlawful diversion of 
licensed radioactive material. The source material inventory reports 
required under 10 CFR 150.17(b) must be submitted annually by certain 
    6. Who will be required or asked to report: Agreement State 
licensees authorized to possess source or special nuclear material at 
certain types of facilities, or at any one time and location in greater 
than specified amounts. In addition, persons engaging in activities in 
non-Agreement States, in areas of exclusive Federal jurisdiction within 
Agreement States, or in offshore waters.
    7. An estimate of the number of annual responses: 8.
    8. The estimated number of annual respondents: 8.
    9. An estimate of the total number of hours needed annually to 
complete the requirement or request: 190.
    10. Abstract: Part 150 of Title 10 of the Code of Federal 
Regulations (10 CFR), provides certain exemptions from NRC regulations 
for persons in Agreement States. The regulations in 10 CFR part 150 
also defines activities in Agreement States and in offshore waters over 
which the NRC regulatory authority continues, including certain 
information collection requirements. The information is needed to 
permit the NRC to make reports to other governments and the 
International Atomic Energy Agency in accordance with international 
agreements. The information is also used to carry out the NRC's 
safeguards and inspection programs.
    The public may examine and have copied for a fee, publicly 
available documents, including the final supporting statement, at the 
NRC's Public Document Room, Room O-1F21, One White Flint North, 11555 
Rockville Pike, Rockville, Maryland 20852. The OMB clearance requests 
are available at the NRC's Web site: http://www.nrc.gov/public-involve/doc-comment/omb/. The document will be available on the NRC's home page 
site for 60 days after the signature date of this notice.
    Comments and questions should be directed to the OMB reviewer 
listed below by December 24, 2012. Comments received after this date 
will be considered if it is practical to do so, but assurance of 
consideration cannot be given to comments received after this date.
    Chad Whiteman, Desk Officer, Office of Information and Regulatory 
Affairs (3150-0032), NEOB-10202, Office of Management and Budget, 
Washington, DC 20503.
    Comments can also be emailed to [email protected]. or 
submitted by telephone at 202-395-4718.
    The NRC Clearance Officer is Tremaine Donnell, 301-415-6258.

    Dated at Rockville, Maryland, this 16th day of November, 2012.

    For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Tremaine Donnell,
NRC Clearance Officer, Office of Information Services.
[FR Doc. 2012-28443 Filed 11-21-12; 8:45 am]