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Nuclear Materials COVID-19 Activities: Decommissioning | Storage & Transportation | Fuel Cycle Facilities | MIAU & Agreement States

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Storage and Transportation of Spent Nuclear Fuel

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Current Regulatory Issues

Storage and Transportation of Spent Nuclear Fuel Relief Requests Received

Licensee Received Issued Additional Documents
Supporting Issuance
GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy, LLC April 30, 2020 May 13, 2020  
Humboldt Bay ISFSI May 13, 2020 June 10, 2020  
Trojan ISFSI May 13, 2020 May 28, 2020  
Haddam Neck Plant ISFSI May 14, 2020 June 19, 2020  
Yankee Rowe ISFSI May 20, 2020
Amended June 5, 2020
June 23, 2020  

Related Communications

  • April 20, 2020, "U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission Planned Actions Related to the Requirements for Part 73, Appendix B, Section VI During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 Public Health Emergency"   The purpose of this letter is to provide information regarding licensee requests for exemptions from certain Title 10 of the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Part 73, Appendix B, Section VI security requirements during the COVID-19 PHE, and the process that the NRC plans to use when reviewing such requests.

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Page Last Reviewed/Updated Thursday, June 08, 2023