[Federal Register Volume 85, Number 13 (Tuesday, January 21, 2020)]
[Rules and Regulations]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2020-00477]

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10 CFR Parts 70, 71, and 72


Pre-Application Communication and Scheduling for Accident 
Tolerant Fuel Submittals

AGENCY: Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

ACTION: Regulatory issue summary; issuance.


SUMMARY: The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is issuing 
Regulatory Issue Summary (RIS) 2019-032, ``Pre-Application 
Communication and Scheduling for Accident Tolerant Fuel Submittals.'' 
This RIS seeks Accident Tolerant Fuel (ATF) scheduling information for 
pre-application activities, topical report submittals, and other 
licensing submittals from all addressees to help inform the NRC's 
budget and resource planning for the eventual review of ATF-related 

DATES: The RIS is available as of January 21, 2020.

ADDRESSES: Please refer to Docket ID NRC-2019-0032 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 Website: Go to https://www.regulations.gov and search for Docket ID NRC-2019-0032. Address 
questions about NRC Docket IDs in Regulations.gov to Jennifer Borges; 
telephone: 301-287-9127; email: [email protected]. For technical 
questions, contact the individual 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 
ADAMS Public Documents collection at https://www.nrc.gov/reading-rm/adams.html. To begin the search, 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]. Regulatory Issue Summary (RIS) 2019-
032, ``Pre-Application Communication and Scheduling for Accident 
Tolerant Fuel Submittals'' is available in ADAMS under Accession No. 
     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.
     NRC's Public Website: This RIS is also available on the 
NRC's public website at https://www.nrc.gov/reading-rm/doc-collections/gen-comm/reg-issues/ (select ``2019'' and then select ``RIS-19-03'').

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Phillip Sahd, Office of Nuclear 
Reactor Regulation, telephone: 301-415-2314, email: 
[email protected] and Marilyn Diaz, Office of Nuclear Material 
Safety Safeguards, telephone: 301-415-7110, email: 
[email protected]. Both are staff of the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory 
Commission, Washington, DC 20555-0001.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The NRC did not publish a notice of 
opportunity for public comment on this RIS in the Federal Register, 
because it pertains to an administrative aspect of the regulatory 
process that involves the voluntary submission of information on the 
part of addressees and does not represent a departure from current 
regulatory requirements.
    Regulatory Issue Summary (RIS) 2019-032, ``Pre-Application 
Communication and Scheduling for Accident Tolerant Fuel Submittals'' is 
available in ADAMS under Accession No. ML19316B342.
    As noted in the Federal Register issued on May 8, 2018 (83 FR 
20858), this document is being published in the Rules section of the 
Federal Register to comply with publication requirements under title 1 
of the Code of Federal Regulations chapter I.

    Dated at Rockville, Maryland, this 9th day of January, 2020.

    For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Lisa M. Regner,
Branch Chief, Operating Experience Branch, Division of Reactor 
Oversight, Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation.
[FR Doc. 2020-00477 Filed 1-17-20; 8:45 am]