[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 156 (Wednesday, August 13, 2014)]
[Pages 47483-47484]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-19194]




Maintaining the Effectiveness of License Renewal Aging Management 

AGENCY: Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

ACTION: Regulatory issue summary; issuance.


SUMMARY: The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is issuing 
Regulatory Issue Summary (RIS) 2014-09, ``Maintaining the Effectiveness 
of License Renewal Aging Management Programs.'' This RIS reminds 
holders of renewed licenses of the requirements to maintain the 
effectiveness of their aging management programs and activities. The 
RIS explains that, in general, renewed license holders are obligated to 
maintain these programs and activities under their quality assurance 
program used to meet regulatory requirements.

ADDRESSES: Please refer to Docket ID NRC-2014-0009 when contacting the 
NRC about the availability of information regarding this document. You 
may obtain publicly-available information related to this document 
using any of the following methods:
     Federal Rulemaking Web site: Go to http://www.regulations.gov and search for Docket ID NRC-2014-0009. Address 
questions about NRC dockets to Carol Gallagher; telephone: 301-287-

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email: [email protected]. For technical questions, contact the 
individual(s) listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section of 
this document.
     NRC's Agencywide Documents Access and Management System 
(ADAMS): You may obtain publicly-available documents online in the NRC 
Library at http://www.nrc.gov/reading-rm/adams.html. To begin the 
search, select ``ADAMS Public Documents'' and then select ``Begin Web-
based ADAMS Search.'' For problems with ADAMS, please contact the NRC's 
Public Document Room (PDR) reference staff at 1-800-397-4209, 301-415-
4737, or by email to [email protected]. The RIS is available 
electronically in ADAMS under Accession No. ML14058A398 and on the 
NRC's public Web site at http://www.nrc.gov/reading-rm/doc-collections/gen-comm/reg-issues/ (select RIS 2014-09).
     NRC's PDR: You may examine and purchase copies of public 
documents at the NRC's PDR, Room O1-F21, One White Flint North, 11555 
Rockville Pike, Rockville, Maryland 20852.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: James Keene, telephone: 301-415-1994, 
email: [email protected], or Anthony Markley, telephone: 301-415-
3165; email: [email protected], both are staff of the Office of 
Nuclear Reactor Regulation, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, 
Washington, DC 20555-0001.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The NRC published a notice of opportunity 
for public comment on this RIS in the Federal Register on January 16, 
2014 (79 FR 2913). The NRC staff received one set of comments from the 
Nuclear Energy Institute.
    The NRC staff considered all comments which resulted in some 
changes to the RIS. Its evaluation of these comments and the resulting 
changes to the RIS are discussed in a publicly available document, 
which is available in ADAMS under Accession No. ML14071A434.

    Dated at Rockville, Maryland, this 6th day of August 2014.

    For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Sheldon D. Stuchell,
 Chief, Generic Communications Branch, Division of Policy and 
Rulemaking, Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation.
[FR Doc. 2014-19194 Filed 8-12-14; 8:45 am]