[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 68 (Wednesday, April 9, 2014)]
[Pages 19658-19659]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-07878]



[Docket No. NRC-2013-0166]

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 December 27, 2013.
    1. Type of submission, new, revision, or extension: Extension.
    2. The title of the information collection: DOE/NRC Form 740M, 
``Concise Note'' and NUREG/BR-0006, Revision 7, ``Instructions for 
Completing Nuclear Material Transaction Reports, (DOE/NRC Forms 741 and 
    3. Current OMB approval number: 3150-0057.
    4. The form number if applicable: DOE/NRC Form 740M.
    5. How often the collection is required: DOE/NRC Form 740M is 
requested as necessary to inform the U.S. or the International Atomic 
Energy Agency (IAEA) of any qualifying statement or exception to any of 
the data contained in other reporting forms required under the U.S.-
IAEA Safeguards Agreement.
    6. Who will be required or asked to report: Persons licensed to 
possess specified quantities of special nuclear material or source 
material, and licensees of facilities on the U.S. Eligible Facilities 
List who have been notified in writing by the NRC that they are subject 
to Part 75 of Title 10 of the Code of Federal Regulations (10 CFR).
    7. An estimate of the number of annual responses: 150.
    8. The estimated number of annual respondents: 15.
    9. An estimate of the total number of hours needed annually to 
complete the requirement or request: 113.
    10. Abstract: Licensees affected by Part 75 and related sections of 
parts 40, 50, 70, and 150 are required to submit DOE/NRC Form 740M to 
inform the U.S. or the IAEA of any qualifying statement or exception to 
any of the data contained in any of the other reporting forms required 
under the U.S.--IAEA Safeguards Agreement. The use of the Form 740M 
enables the NRC to collect, retrieve, analyze, and submit the data to

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IAEA to fulfill its reporting responsibilities.
    This information collection request will also categorize this form 
as a common form. Once OMB approves the use of this common form, all 
Federal agencies using the form may request use of this common form 
without additional 60- or 30-day notice and comment requirements. At 
that point, each agency will account for its number of respondents and 
the burden associated with the agency's use.
    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 May 9, 2014. 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. Danielle Jones, 
Desk Officer, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (3150-0057), 
NEOB-10202, Office of Management and Budget, Washington, DC 20503.
    Comments can also be emailed to [email protected] or 
submitted by telephone at 202-395-1741.
    The Acting NRC Clearance Officer is Kristen Benney, telephone: 301-

    Dated at Rockville, Maryland, this 31st day of March 2014.

    For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Kristen Benney,
Acting NRC Clearance Officer, Office of Information Services.
[FR Doc. 2014-07878 Filed 4-8-14; 8:45 am]