Removal of General Counsel Interpretations

Docket ID: NRC-2011-0180
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC)
The final rule amends the Commission's regulations by removing in title 10 of the Code of Federal Regulations (10 CFR) part 8, which lists the NRC General Counsel's interpretations of various regulatory provisions. These interpretations are now obsolete, having been superseded by subsequent statutory and regulatory changes, and this part of the Commission's regulations is no longer necessary.
RIN: 3150-AJ02
Impacts and Effects: None
CFR Citation: 10 CFR 8
Priority: Info./Admin./Other
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Publication Period: Fall 2012
Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Completed Action
Major Rule: No
Legal Authorities: 44 USC 1510; 42 USC 2201;
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
Final Rule04/11/201277 FR 21625
Final Rule Effective04/11/2012
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Related RINs: None
Related Dockets: None
Keyword(s): OGC
Type: Rulemaking

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Posted: 04/11/2012
ID: NRC-2011-0180-0001

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Agency Contact
Sean D. Croston
301 415-2585
Office of the General Counsel, Washington, DC 20555-0001
Washington, DC 20555-0001
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