[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 68 (Wednesday, April 9, 2014)]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-07880]

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[Docket No. NRC-2013-0280]

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 January 10, 2014.
    1. Type of submission, new, revision, or extension: Extension.
    2. The title of the information collection: 10 CFR Part 63, 
``Disposal of High-Level Radioactive Wastes in a Geologic Repository at 
Yucca Mountain, Nevada.''
    3. Current OMB approval number: 3150-0199.
    4. The form number if applicable: Not applicable.
    5. How often the collection is required: One time.
    6. Who will be required or asked to report: The State of Nevada, 
local governments, or affected Indian tribes, or their representatives, 
requesting consultation with the NRC staff regarding review of the 
potential high-level waste geologic repository site, or wishing to 
participate in a license application review for the potential geologic 
    7. An estimate of the number of annual responses: 6.
    8. The estimated number of annual respondents: 6.
    9. An estimate of the total number of hours needed annually to 
complete the requirement or request: 726.
    10. Abstract: Part 63 of Title 10 of the Code of Federal 
Regulations (10 CFR), requires the State of Nevada, local governments, 
or affected Indian tribes to submit certain information to the NRC if 
they request consultation with the NRC staff concerning the review of 
the potential repository site, or wish to participate in a license 
application review for the potential repository. Representatives of the 
State of Nevada, local governments, or affected Indian tribes must 
submit a statement of their authority to act in such a representative 
capacity. The information submitted by the State, local governments, 
and affected Indian tribes is used by the Director of the Office of 
Nuclear Material Safety and Safeguards as a basis for decisions about 
the commitment of the NRC staff resources to the consultation and 
participation efforts.
    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 (3150-0199), 
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. 2014-07880 Filed 4-8-14; 8:45 am]