United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

495th ACRS Meeting, September 12-14, 2002

August 19, 2002

SCHEDULE AND OUTLINE FOR DISCUSSION
495th ACRS MEETING
SEPTEMBER 12-14, 2002

THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 12, 2002, NRC AUDITORIUM, TWO WHITE FLINT NORTH, ROCKVILLE, MARYLAND
1) 8:30 - 8:35 A.M. Opening Statement by the Acting ACRS Chairman (Closed) (MVB/JTL)
2)

8:35 - 11:45 A.M.

(10:00-10:20 A.M.-BREAK)

DOE/DOD Naval Reactors Virginia Class Nuclear Propulsion Plant Submarine Design
    2.1) Remarks by the Subcommittee Chairman
  2.2) Briefing by and discussions with representatives of the Department of Energy (DOE)/Department of Defense (DOD) Naval Reactors Organization and the NRC staff regarding the Virginia Class Nuclear Propulsion Plant Submarine Design.
  [NOTE: The entire session will be closed to discuss classified information applicable to this matter.]
  11:45 - 1:00 P.M. ***LUNCH***
THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 12, 2002, CONFERENCE ROOM 2B3, TWO WHITE FLINT NORTH, ROCKVILLE, MARYLAND
3) 1:00 - 1:05 P.M. Opening Remarks by the ACRS Chairman (Open)
    3.1) Opening Statement (GEA/JTL/SD)
  3.2) Items of current interest (GEA/SD)
4) 1:05 - 2:30 P.M. Human Reliability Analysis Research Plan (Open) (DAP/MME/AWC)
    4.1) Remarks by the Subcommittee Chairman
    4.2) Briefing by and discussions with representatives of the NRC staff regarding the Human Reliability Analysis Research Plan and related matters.
  2:30- 2:45 P.M. ***BREAK***
5) 2:45 - 4:15 P.M. Proposed Resolution of Generic Safety Issue-185, "Control of Recriticality Following Small-Break LOCAs in PWRs" (Open) (VHR/PAB)
    5.1) Remarks by the Cognizant ACRS Member
    5.2) Briefing by and discussions with representatives of the NRC staff regarding the proposed recommendations by the Office of Nuclear Regulatory Research for resolving Generic Safety Issue-185.
  Representatives of the nuclear industry may provide their views, as appropriate.
  4:15 - 4:30 P.M. ***BREAK***
6) 4:30 - 5:00 P.M.
Subcommittee Report Regarding D.C. Cook Switchyard Fire (Open)(JDS/MWW)
Report by the Chairman of the ACRS Subcommittee on Plant Operations regarding the Switchyard fire event that occurred at the D. C. Cook Nuclear Power Plant on June 12, 2002.
7) 5:00-5:30 P.M. Subcommittee Report Regarding the Reactor Oversight Process (Open)(JDS/GEA/MWW)
Report by the Chairman of the ACRS Subcommittee on Plant Operations regarding matters discussed at the September 9, 2002 Subcommittee meeting.
8) 5:30 - 7:00 P.M. Proposed ACRS Reports (Open/Closed)
Discussion of proposed ACRS reports on:
  8.1) Human Reliability Analysis Research Plan (DAP/MME/AWC)
  8.2) Proposed Resolution of GSI-185 (VHR/PAB)
  8.3) Virginia Class Nuclear Propulsion Plant Submarine Design (Closed) (JDS/PAB) [Room T-8E8]
FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 13, 2002, CONFERENCE ROOM 2B3, TWO WHITE FLINT NORTH, ROCKVILLE, MARYLAND
9) 8:30 - 8:35 A.M. Opening Remarks by the ACRS Chairman (Open) (GEA/JTL/SD)
10) 8:35 - 10:45 AM Proposed 10 CFR 50.69, Draft Regulatory Guide DG-1121, and
NEI Document NEI 00-04
(Open) (GEA/AWC/HJL)
    10.1) Remarks by the Subcommittee Chairman
  10.2) Briefing by and discussions with representatives of the NRC staff and Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) regarding proposed 10 CFR 50.69, "Risk-Informed Categorization and Treatment of Structures, Systems, and Components for Nuclear Power Reactors," DG-1121, "Guidelines for Categorizing Structures, Systems, and Components in Nuclear Power Plants According to Their Safety Significance," and NEI 00-04, "10 CFR 50.69 SSC Categorization Guidelines."
  10:45 - 11:00 A.M. ***BREAK***
11) 11:00 - 12:30 P.M. Draft Regulatory Guide DG-1120 and Standard Review Plan Section Associated with NRC Code Reviews (Open) (GBW/PAB/MWW)
  11.1) Remarks by the Subcommittee Chairman
  11.2) Briefing by and discussions with representatives of the NRC staff regarding draft Regulatory Guide DG-1120, "Transient and Accident Analysis Methods," and draft final Standard Review Plan Section 15.0.2, "Review of Transient and Accident Analysis Methods."
    Representatives of the nuclear industry may provide their views, as appropriate.
  12:30 - 1:30 P.M. ***LUNCH***
12) 1:30 - 2:00 P.M. Subcommittee Report on Fire Protection (Open)(SR/TJK/SD)
Report by the Chairman of the ACRS Subcommittee on Fire Protection regarding matters discussed during the September 11, 2002 Subcommittee meeting.:
13) 2:00 - 3:00 P.M. Future ACRS Activities/Report of the Planning and Procedures
Subcommittee
(Open) (GEA/JTL/SD)
  13.1) Discussion of the recommendations of the Planning and Procedures Subcommittee regarding items proposed for consideration by the full Committee during future ACRS meetings.
  13.2) Report of the Planning and Procedures Subcommittee on matters related to the conduct of ACRS business, and organizational and personnel matters relating to the ACRS.
14) 3:00 - 3:15 P.M. Reconciliation of ACRS Comments and Recommendations (Open) (GEA,et al./SD, et al.)/AWC/MME)
Discussion of the responses from the NRC Executive Director for Operations to comments and recommendations included in recent ACRS reports and letters.
  3:15 - 3:30 P.M. ***BREAK***
15) 3:30 - 7:00 P.M. Preparation of ACRS Reports (Open/Closed)
Discussion of proposed ACRS reports on:
  15.1) Human Reliability Analysis Research Plan (DAP/MME/AWC)
  15.2) Proposed Resolution of GSI-185 (VHR/PAB)
  15.3) Virginia Class Nuclear Propulsion Plant Submarine Design (Closed) (JDS/PAB) [Room T-8E8]
  15.4) Proposed 10 CFR 50.69, DG-1121, and NEI 00-04 (GEA/AWC/HJL)
  15.5) Draft Regulatory Guide DG-1120 and SRP Section Associated with NRC Code Reviews (GBW/PAB/MWW)
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2002, CONFERENCE ROOM 2B3, TWO WHITE FLINT NORTH, ROCKVILLE, MARYLAND
16) 8:30 - 12:00 Noon Preparation of ACRS Reports(Open)
Continue discussion of the proposed ACRS reports listed under Item 15.
  12:00 - 1:00 P.M. ***LUNCH***
17) 1:00- 1:30 P.M. Miscellaneous (Open) (GEA, JTL)
Discussion of matters related to the conduct of Committee activities and matters and specific issues that were not completed during previous meetings, as time and availability of information permit.

NOTE:

  • Presentation time should not exceed 50 percent of the total time allocated for a specific item. The remaining 50 percent of the time is reserved for discussion.
  • Thirty-Five (35) copies of the presentation materials should be provided to the ACRS.
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