Material Control and Accounting of Special Nuclear Material

Docket ID: NRC-2009-0096
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC)

This rule would amend the Commission's material control and accounting (MC&A) regulations.  These regulations apply to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission licensees who are authorized to hold special nuclear material (SNM) and to certain licensees within the jurisdiction of the Agreement States that hold SNM and submit material status reports to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.  The amendments would revise and consolidate the MC&A requirements. 

RIN: 3150-AI61
Impacts and Effects: None
CFR Citation: 10 CFR 40; 10 CFR 70,10 CFR 72; 10 CFR 74,10 CFR 150
Priority: Substantive, Nonsignificant
UA and Regulatory Plan Information open glossary dialog  
Publication Period: Spring 2016
Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Long-term Action
Major Rule: Undetermined
Legal Authorities: 42 U.S.C. 2201, 42 U.S.C. 5841
Legal Deadlines: None
Government Levels Affected: No
Unfunded Mandates: No
Requires Regulatory Flexibility Analysis: No
Small Entities Affected: No
International Impacts: No
Included in Regulatory Plan: No
ActionDateFR Citation
Preliminary Proposed Rule Language05/16/201176 FR 28193
Comment Period End06/30/2011
NPRM11/08/201378 FR 67225
Comment Period Extended12/30/201378 FR 79328
NPRM Comment Period End02/18/2014
Comment Period End03/10/2014
Final Rule11/00/2017
Docket Details open glossary dialog  
Related RINs: None
Related Dockets: None
Keyword(s): 10 CFR Part 20, 10 CFR Part 40, 10 CFR Part 50, 10 CFR Part 63, 10 CFR Part 70, 10 CFR Part 74, 10 CFR Part 76, 10 CFR Part 110, MC&A
Type: Rulemaking

Primary Documents

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Comment Period Closed
Mar 10, 2014 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 12/30/2013
ID: NRC-2009-0096-0025
Comment Period Closed
Mar 10, 2014 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 11/08/2013
ID: NRC-2009-0096-0017
Comment Period Closed
Jun 30, 2011 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 05/16/2011
ID: NRC-2009-0096-0001
Comment Period Closed
Posted: 03/17/2015
ID: NRC-2009-0096-0058
Comment Period Closed
Posted: 02/27/2015
ID: NRC-2009-0096-0056

Supporting Documents

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Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 05/16/2011
ID: NRC-2009-0096-0002


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Comments Received*
Regulatory Timeline
Pre Rule
Current Stage
Proposed Rule
Current Stage
Final Rule
Current Stage
Long Term Action
Current Stage
Agency Contact
Thomas Young
301 415-5795
Office of Nuclear Material Safety and Safeguards
Washington, DC 20555-0001
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