Amendments to Adjudicatory Process Rules and Related Requirements

Docket ID: NRC-2008-0415
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC)
The final rule amends the Commission's adjudicatory rules of practice. The final rule corrects errors and omissions that have been noticed since the major revisions to the NRC's rules of practice in early 2004. Further, this final rule amends the NRC's adjudicatory process to provide increased efficiency to better focus the limited resources of the NRC and other involved parties.
RIN: 3150-AI43
Impacts and Effects: None
CFR Citation: 10 CFR 2; 10 CFR 12; 10 CFR 51; 10 CFR 54,10 CFR 60; 10 CFR 61; 10 CFR 63
Priority: Substantive, Nonsignificant
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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
Unfunded Mandates: No
Requires Regulatory Flexibility Analysis: No
Small Entities Affected: No
International Impacts: No
Included in Regulatory Plan: No
ActionDateFR Citation
NPRM02/28/201176 FR 10781
NPRM Comment Period End05/16/2011
Final Rule08/03/201277 FR 46562
Final Rule Effective09/04/2012
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Related RINs: None
Related Dockets: None
Keyword(s): 3150-AI43, Adjudicatory Process Rules, 10 CFR Parts 2, 51, 54, 60, 63
Type: Rulemaking

Primary Documents

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Comment Period Closed
May 16, 2011 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 02/28/2011
ID: NRC-2008-0415-0001
Comments Not Accepted
Posted: 08/03/2012
ID: NRC-2008-0415-0005

Supporting Documents

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Comments Received*
Regulatory Timeline
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Proposed Rule
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Final Rule
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Agency Contact
Tison A. Campbell
301 415-8579
Office of the General Counsel, Washington, DC 20555-0001
Washington, DC 20555-0001
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