List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks - MAGNASTOR, Revision 2

Docket ID: NRC-2011-0008
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC)
The direct final rule amends the Commission's regulations by revising the MAGNASTOR® System to include Amendment No. 2 to the Certificate of Compliance. Amendment No. 2 will include changes to allow: The addition of various boron-10 areal densities for use with Pressurized Water Reactor and Boiling Water Reactor baskets; correction of the code reference in Table 2.1-2 of the Final Safety Analysis Report, table entitled "ASME Code Alternatives for MAGNASTOR® components;" change of transportable storage canister surface contamination limits for loose contamination; and other changes in appendices A and B of the technical specification to incorporate minor editorial corrections. This direct final rule allows the holders of power reactor operating licenses to store spent fuel in this approved cask system under a general license.
RIN: 3150-AI91
Impacts and Effects: None
CFR Citation: 10 CFR 72
Priority: Other Significant
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Publication Period: Fall 2012
Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Completed Action
Major Rule: No
Legal Authorities: 42 USC 2201; 42 USC 5841
Legal Deadlines: None
Government Levels Affected: No
Federalism Implications: No
Unfunded Mandates: No
Requires Regulatory Flexibility Analysis: No
Small Entities Affected: No
International Impacts: No
Included in Regulatory Plan: No
ActionDateFR Citation
NPRM11/14/201176 FR 70374
Direct Final Rule11/14/201176 FR 70331
NPRM Comment Period End12/14/2011
Confirmation of Effective Date01/27/201277 FR 4203
Direct Final Rule Effective01/30/2012
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Related RINs: None
Related Dockets: None
Keyword(s): spent fuel, storage casks, 10 CFR Part 72
Type: Rulemaking

Primary Documents

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Comment Period Closed
Dec 14, 2011 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 11/14/2011
ID: NRC-2011-0008-0001
Comments Not Accepted
Posted: 11/14/2011
ID: NRC-2011-0008-0002

Supporting Documents

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Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 12/09/2011
ID: NRC-2011-0008-0003
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 12/09/2011
ID: NRC-2011-0008-0005
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 12/09/2011
ID: NRC-2011-0008-0006


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Agency Contact
Gregory Trussell
Office of Federal and State Materials and Environmental Management Programs, Washington, DC 20555-0001
Washington, DC 20555-0001
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