United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

GEIS and Waste Confidence Rule References: Chapter 5

Offsite Impacts

10 CFR Part 20.  Code of Federal Regulations, Title 10, Energy, Part 20, "Standards for Protection Against Radiation."  Washington, D.C.

10 CFR Part 51.  Code of Federal Regulations, Title 10, Energy.  "Environmental Protection Regulations for Domestic Licensing and Related Regulatory Functions."  Washington, D.C.

10 CFR Part 71.  Code of Federal Regulations, Title 10, Energy.  "Packaging and Transportation of Radioactive Material."  Washington, D.C.

10 CFR Part 72.  Code of Federal Regulations, Title 10, Energy, "Licensing Requirements for the Independent Storage of Spent Nuclear Fuel, High-Level Radioactive Waste, and Reactor-Related Greater Than Class C Waste."  Washington, D.C.

29 CFR Part 1910.  Code of Federal Regulations, Title 29, Labor, Part 1910, "Occupational Safety and Health Standards."  Washington, D.C.

29 CFR Part 1926.  Code of Federal Regulations, Title 29, Labor, Part 1926, "Safety and Health Regulations for Construction."  Washington, D.C.

36 CFR Part 60.  Code of Federal Regulations, Title 36, Parks, Forests, and Public Property, Part 60, "National Register of Historic Places."  Washington, D.C.

36 CFR Part 800.  Code of Federal Regulations, Title 36, Parks, Forests, and Public Property, Part 800, "Protection of Historic Properties."  Washington, D.C.

40 CFR Part 51.  Code of Federal Regulations, Title 40, Protection of the Environment, Part 51,  "Requirements for Preparation, Adoptions, and Submittal of Implementation Plans."  Washington, D.C.

40 CFR Part 52.  Code of Federal Regulations, Title 40, Protection of the Environment, Part 52,   "Approval and Promulgation of Implementation Plans."  Washington, D.C.

40 CFR Part 93.  Code of Federal Regulations, Title 40, Protection of the Environment.  Part 93, "Determining Conformity of Federal Actions to State or Federal Implementation Plans."  Washington, D.C.

49 CFR Parts 171 - 189.  Code of Federal Regulations, Title 49, Transportation, Parts 171-177, "Hazardous Materials Regulations," Parts 178-180, "Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration Department of Transportation," and Parts 181-189, "Reserved."  Washington, D.C.

50 CFR Part 402.  Code of Federal Regulations, Title 50, Wildlife and Fisheries.  "Interagency Cooperation—Endangered Species Act of 1973, as Amended."  Washington, D.C.

69 FR 52040.  August 24, 2004.  "Policy Statement on the Treatment of Environmental Justice Matters in NRC Regulatory and Licensing Actions."  Federal Register, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, D.C.

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AEC (U.S. Atomic Energy Commission).  1972.  Environmental Survey of Transportation of Radioactive Materials to and From Nuclear Power Plants.  WASH-1238, Washington, D.C.

Clean Air Act.  42 USC 7401, et seq.

Clean Water Act.  33 USC 1251 et seq. (also referred to as the Federal Water Pollution Control Act [FWPCA]).

DOE (U.S. Department of Energy).  2002.  Final Environmental Impact Statement for a Geologic Repository for the Disposal of Spent Nuclear Fuel and High-Level Radioactive Waste at Yucca Mountain, Nye County, Nevada.  DOE/EIS-0250, Washington, D.C.

DOE (U.S. Department of Energy).  2008.  Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for a Geologic Repository for the Disposal of Spent Nuclear Fuel and High-Level Radioactive Waste at Yucca Mountain, Nye County, Nevada.  DOE/EIS-0250F-S1, Washington, D.C.

DOE (U.S. Department of Energy).  2013.  Strategy for the Management and Disposal of Used Nuclear Fuel and High-Level Radioactive Waste.  Washington, D.C.

Donnell, J. 1998.  Response to RAI LA 1-6 Private Fuel Storage Facility Docket No. 72-22/TAC No. L22462 Private Fuel Storage LLC.  Private Fuel Storage LLC, La Crosse, Wisconsin.

Endangered Species Act.  16 USC. 1531, et seq.

EPA (U.S. Environmental Protection Agency).  1974.  Information on Levels of Environmental Noise Requisite to Protect Public Health and Welfare with an Adequate Margin of Safety, EPA
550/9-74-004, Washington, D.C.

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EPA (U.S. Environmental Protection Agency).  2012.  Inventory of U.S. Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Sinks:  1990–2010EPA 430-R-12-001, Washington, D.C.

FWS/NMFS (Fish and Wildlife Service and National Marine Fisheries Service).  1998.  Endangered Species Act Consultation Handbook. Washington, D.C.

LES (Louisiana Energy Services, LLC).  1998.  Letter from Roland J. Jensen to Chairman Shirley Ann Jackson dated April 22, 1998, "In the Matter of Louisiana Energy Services, Docket No. 70-3070-ML."  ADAMS Legacy Library Accession No. 9804240190. (Document can be retrieved through microfiche.)

National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) of 1969.   42 USC 4321-4347.

National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA).  16 USC 470, et seq.

NRC (U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission). 1977. Final Environmental Statement on Transportation of Radioactive Material by Air and Other Modes. NUREG-0170, Volumes 1 and 2, Washington, D.C.

NRC (U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission).  1998.  In the Matter of Louisiana Energy Services, L.P. (Louisiana Energy Services Claiborne Enrichment Center).  CLI-98-3, 47 NRC 77, NUREG-0750, Washington, D.C.

NRC (U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission).  2001.  Final Environmental Impact Statement for the Construction and Operation of an Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation on the Reservation of the Skull Valley Band of Goshute Indians and the Related Transportation Facility in Tooele County, Utah.  NUREG–1714, Volume 1, Washington, D.C.

NRC (U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission).  2004.  Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed Idaho Spent Fuel Facility at the Idaho National Engineering and Environmental Laboratory in Butte County, IdahoNUREG-1773, Washington, D.C.

NRC (U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission).  2006a.  Letter from W.H. Ruland to J.D. Parkyn dated February 21, 2006, regarding "Issuance of Materials License No. SNM-2513 for the Private Fuel Storage Facility (TAC NO. L23821)."  Washington, D.C.

NRC (U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission). 2006b. Final Environmental Statement for an Early Site Permit (ESP) at the North Anna ESP Site. NUREG-1811, Volume 1, Washington, D.C.

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NRC (U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission).  2008a.  U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission Staff's Adoption Determination Report for the U.S. Department of Energy's Environmental Impact Statements for the Proposed Geologic Repository at Yucca Mountain.  Washington, D.C.

NRC (U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission). 2008b.  Final Environmental Statement for an Early Site Permit (ESP) at the Vogtle Electric Generating Plant Site. NUREG-1872, Volume 1, Washington, D.C.

NRC (U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission).  2011a.  Final Environmental Impact Statement for the Combined License (COL) for Calvert Cliffs Nuclear Power Plant Unit 3.  Final Report, NUREG-1936, Volume 1 and Volume 2, Washington, D.C.

NRC (U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission).  2011b.  Final Environmental Statement for the Combined Licenses (COLs) for South Texas Project Electric Generating Station Units 3 and 4. NUREG-1937, Washington, D.C.

NRC (U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission). 2011c. Final Environmental Statement for the Combined Licenses (COLs) for Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station, Units 2 and 3. NUREG-1939, Volumes 1 and 2, Washington, D.C.

NRC (U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission). 2011d.  Final Environmental Impact Statement for Combined Licenses (COLs) for Comanche Peak Nuclear Power Plant Units 3 and 4.  NUREG-1943, Volumes 1 and 2, Washington, DC.

NRC (U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission).  2012a. Spent Fuel Transportation Risk Assessment: Draft Report for Comment.  NUREG–2125, Washington, D.C.

NRC (U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission). 2012b. Final Environmental Impact Statement for Combined Licenses (COLs) for Levy Nuclear Plant Units 1 and 2. NUREG-1941, Volume 1, Washington, D.C.

NRC (U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission).  2013a.  Generic Environmental Impact Statement for License Renewal of Nuclear Plants.  NUREG-1437, Revision 1, Washington, D.C.

NRC (U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission). 2013b. Final Environmental Statement for the Combined License (COL) for Enrico Fermi Unit 3. NUREG-2105, Volume 1, Washington, D.C.

Private Fuel Storage, LLC. (PFS).  2001.  Environmental Report, Private Fuel Storage Facility, Skull Valley Indian Reservation, Tooele County, Utah (Revision 14).  La Crosse, Wisconsin.

Private Fuel Storage, LLC. (PFS).  2012.  Letter from R.M. Palmberg to NRC dated December 20, 2012, regarding "Termination of NRC License No. SNM-25 13 for Private Fuel Storage LLC."  La Crosse, Wisconsin.

Sprung, J.L., D.J. Ammerman, N.L. Breivik, R.J. Dukart, F.L. Kanipe, J.A. Koski, G.S. Mills, K.S. Neuhauser, H.D. Radloff, R.F. Weiner, and H.R. Yoshimura. 2000. Reexamination of Spent Fuel Shipment Risk Estimates. NUREG/CR-6672, Sandia National Laboratory, Albuquerque, New Mexico.

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