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Federal Register Notices Regarding DOE's License Application for a Geologic Repository at Yucca Mountain

A variety of notices have appeared in the Federal Register, in connection with the license application that the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) submitted to the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) on June 3, 2008, seeking authorization to construct a high-level waste geologic repository at Yucca Mountain, Nevada. For details, see the following categories on this page:

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Notices Related to NRC's Review and Hearing for DOE's License Application

Date Description
06/17/2008 Yucca Mountain; Notice of Receipt and Availability of Application (73 FR 34348)
07/16/2008 Yucca Mountain; Notice of Receipt and Availability of Application; Correction (73 FR 40833)
09/15/2008 DOE; Notice of Acceptance for Docketing of a License Application for Authority To Construct a Geologic Repository at a Geologic Repository Operations Area at Yucca Mountain, NV (73 FR 53284)
10/22/2008 Notice of Hearing and Opportunity To Petition for Leave To Intervene on an Application for Authority To Construct a Geologic Repository at a Geologic Repository Operations Area at Yucca Mountain (73 FR 63029)

Notices Related to Revised EPA Standards and NRC Implementing Regulations

Date Description
10/15/2008 Public Health and Environmental Radiation Protection Standards for Yucca Mountain, Nevada; Final Rule (73 FR 61256)
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