[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 88 (Wednesday, May 7, 2014)]
[Pages 26270-26271]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-10383]



[Docket No. NRC-2014-0094]

Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; 
Comment Request

AGENCY: Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

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 U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (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 
    Information pertaining to the requirement to be submitted:
    1. The title of the information collection: 10 CFR part 61, 
Licensing Requirements for Land Disposal of Radioactive Waste.
    2. Current OMB approval number: 3150-0135.
    3. How often the collection is required: Applications for licenses 
are submitted as needed. Other reports are submitted annually and as 
other events require.
    4. Who is required or asked to report: Applicants for and holders 
of an NRC license (to include Agreement State licensees) for land 
disposal of low-level radioactive waste; and all generators, 
collectors, and processors of low-level waste intended for disposal at 
a low-level waste facility.
    5. The number of annual respondents: 4.
    6. The number of hours needed annually to complete the requirement 
or request: 5,372 hours (56 hours reporting + 5,316 hours 
    7. Abstract: Part 61 of Title 10 of the Code of Federal Regulations 
establishes the procedures, criteria, and license terms and conditions 
for the land disposal of low-level radioactive waste. The reporting and 
recordkeeping requirements are mandatory and, in the case of 
application submittals, are required to obtain a benefit. The 
information collected in the applications, reports, and records is 
evaluated by the NRC to ensure that the licensee's or applicant's 
disposal facility, equipment, organization, training, experience, 
procedures, and plans provide an adequate level of protection of public 
health and safety, common defense and security, and the environment.
    Submit, by July 7, 2014, 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?
    The public may examine and have copied, for a fee, publicly-
available documents, including the draft 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.

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    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-2014-0094. 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-2014-0094. Mail 
comments to Acting NRC Clearance Officer, Kristen Benney (T-5 F50), 
U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC 20555-0001.
    Questions about the information collection requirements may be 
directed to the Acting NRC Clearance Officer, Kristen Benney (T-5 F50), 
U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC 20555-0001, by 
telephone at 301-415-6355, or by email to 
[email protected].

    Dated at Rockville, Maryland, this 1st day of May, 2014.

    For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Kristen Benney,
Acting NRC Clearance Officer, Office of Information Services.
[FR Doc. 2014-10383 Filed 5-6-14; 8:45 am]