Apr 22, 2010 every applicant for a design approval or design certification under part 52 of this chapter is required by the provisions of 10 cfr 52. In laymans terms, we call the 10cfr50 appendix b code. As our agency historian, tom wellock, discussed in mondays post, the concept of defenseindepth emerged during the trench warfare of world war i. Title 10 of the code of federal regulations wikipedia. The evaluation performed by the auditing company came to conclusion that the q uality assurance program of.
For purposes of applying the appendix a criteria, tangible net worth must be calculated to exclude all intangible assets and the net book value of the nuclear facility and site, and total net worth, which may include intangible assets, must be calculated to exclude the net. If specific questions arise, the standard itself and regulatory guide 8. Appendix b to part 50quality assurance criteria for nuclear power plants and fuel reprocessing plants. The nrc disagrees that a drawing of the ctf or more design details are necessary. This part prescribes rules applicable to all persons in the united states governing domestic licensing of byproduct material under the atomic energy act of 1954, as amended 68 stat. Federal register guidance for implementation of 10 cfr 50. Seismic considerations for the transition break size.
While t hese are maximumallowablelimits, youremployershouldalso keep. Appendix 1a, general comparison of the scope of us nrc. Home nrc library document collections nrc regulations 10 cfr part index appendix c to part 50a guide for the financial data and related information required to establish financial qualifications for construction permits and combined licenses. Appendix 1a, general comparison of the scope of us nrc 10 cfr. Nuclear regulatory commission usnrc as a direct result of the fukushima daiichi accident. To pass the financial test, the parent company must meet the criteria of either paragraph a. The document in this appendix was retrieved from the nrcs website. The code of federal regulations cfr is an annual codification of the general and permanent rules of the executive departments and agencies of the federal government published by the office of the federal register ofr in the national archives and records administration nara in the federal. Below is the current text of title 10 cfr part 50, appendix b as published by the us federal government. United states nuclear regulatory commission washington, dc 205550001 nrc form 3. Americas nuclear energy industry is taking off and arsenal consulting is ready to help suppliers meet the growing demand for components and services that meet the industrys unique requirements. These regulations dictate the exacting standards for disclosure, safety, documentation, planning, traceability, and robust quality systems when providing.
It is available in digital and printed form, and can be referenced online using the electronic code of federal regulations ecfr. The rule made three main changes to the 10 cfr 50 regulation. By now have all us nuclear plants been fully upgraded to meet the more exacting fire protection standards specified in 10 cfr part 50 appendix r. The application for authorization must describe the need for the higher apf and demonstrate that the. Can an airliner crash into a nuclear plant compromise defense in depth and result in nuclear fuel melt. Nqa1 nuclear quality assurance1 this is the current version of many nuclear quality assurance standards developed beginning with 10 cfr 50 appendix b and continueing through american nuclear society n18. The code of federal regulations cfr is an annual codification of the general and permanent rules of the executive departments and agencies of the federal government published by the office of the federal register ofr in the national archives and records administration nara in the federal register. Appropriate nuclear regulatory commission regional office listed in appendix a means. Current version available based on modeling approaches developed in 1960s1970s, use dose factors from icrp2, circa late 1950s. Mary drouin senior program manager division of risk assessment, performance and reliability branch defenseindepth is a central theme in the nrcs regulatory oversight of the nuclear power industry. Appendix c quantities of licensed materials requiring labeling a appendix d united states nuclear regulatory commission offices. Permits to construct and licenses to operate nuclear power reactors of identical design at multiple sites.
No material surveillance program is required for reactor vessels for which it can be conservatively demonstrated by analytical methods applied to experimental data and tests performed on comparable vessels, making appropriate allowances for all uncertainties in the measurements, that the peak neutron fluence at the end of the design life of the vessel will not exceed 10 17 ncm 2 e 1 mev. This draft regulatory guide provides licensees and applicants with a method that the staff of the nrc considers acceptable for use in complying. Code of federal regulations, title 30, mineral resources, part 700end, revised as of july 1, 2019 cfr title 30 pt 700end. Compiled from requirements in title 10 of the us code of federal regulations as codified on december 31, 1991, author collins, m. The role of the nrc in license renewals international. Pursuant to the national environmental policy act of 1969 and the united states nuclear regulatory commissions regulations in appendix m to 10 cfr part 50 and 10 cfr part 51, notice is hereby given that part ii of the final environmental statement related to the generic considerations of siting and operation of floating nuclear power plants in the coastal waters of the atlantic. This is provided through direct classroom instruction of nuclear lead auditor requirements, shared experiences illustrated by instructors and nuclear. Guidelines for inservice testing at nuclear power plants. What are the code of federal regulations also referred to as the cfrs. Pursuant to the national environmental policy act of 1969 and the united states nuclear regulatory commissions regulations in appendix m to 10 cfr part 50 and 10 cfr part 51, notice is hereby given that part ii of the final environmental statement related to the generic considerations of siting and operation of floating nuclear power plants in the coastal waters of. Clarification of decommissioning funding requirements 10 cfr 30, 40, 70 pdf, docx 19957. Btp is an appendix to chapter 7 of nrc s nureg0800.
As discussed in the implementation section of this dg, the nrc has no current intention to impose the dg, if finalized, on current holders of 10 cfr part 50 operating licenses, 10 cfr part 52, subpart b, c, e, or f approvals, 10 cfr part 70 licenses, or 10 cfr part 72 licenses. Webinar nrc reporting requirements in part 21 72815. Early site permits are valid for 10 to 20 years and can be renewed for an additional 10 to 20 years. Publication of the 2014 edition of the asme om code begins the nrc rulemaking process to modify 10 cfr 50. The evaluation performed by the auditing company came to. Abbreviated cross reference 10 cfr 37 equivalent general. Regulatory perspectives on asme om code, mandatory appendix. Title 10 of the code of federal regulations is one of fifty titles comprising the united states code of federal regulations cfr, containing the principal set of rules and regulations issued by federal agencies regarding nuclear energy. Medical administration of radiation and radioactive materials 10 cfr 20, 35 superceded by 20022 and 20052 pdf, docx 19961. Appendix 1a, general comparison of the scope of us nrc 10.
In the beginning of the commercial nuclear power age which dates to 1956, when the first 10 cfr 50 regulations appeared in the federal register, the 50. Appendixes lm to part 50 reserved appendix n to part 50 standardization of nuclear power plant designs. Nuclear regulatory commission nrc discusses the applicable regulations for the inservice testing ist of pumps and valves and the examination and testing of dynamic restraints snubbers at commercial nuclear power plants. Explanation of 10cfr50 appendix b quality assurance. Regulatory perspectives on asme om code, mandatory. Dec 19, 2019 appendix b to part 50quality assurance criteria for nuclear power plants and fuel reprocessing plants. The nrc may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to, a collection of. A state need not adopt a specific regulation if the state has no licensees that would be subject to that regulation. Federal register incorporation by reference of american. We provide the expertise your company needs to be able to meet the requirements of asme nqa1, 10 cfr 50 appendix b, and ansi n45. The bracket around a compatibility category designation means that the section may have been adopted elsewhere in a state rules and it is not necessary to adopt it again.
Trigger list items are controlled in part by the nrc in accordance with its exportimport rule codified at 10 cfr part 110 for nuclear material, nuclear reactors and equipment, nonnuclear material for reactors, and certain components for sensitive facilities, as listed in. This appendix describes some key actions being taken by the u. The standard is based upon the federal regulations 10 cfr 50 appendix b and 10 cfr part 21. Nuclear regulatory commission nrc has been considering revision of the regulatory requirements for the emergency core cooling system eccs. Every applicant for a manufacturing license under part 52 of this chapter is required by the provisions of 10 cfr 52. The esp process was established by the nuclear regulatory commission nrc to enable completion of the site evaluation component of nuclear power plant licensing under 10 cfr part 52 before a utility makes a decision to build a plant. United states nuclear regulatory commission form 3 that is specified in 10 code of federal regulations part 30. The nrc position on rtd cross calibration in nuclear power plants is provided in a public document, a copy of which is attached in this appendix. Appendix f regulator and industry actions in the united states. These regulations dictate the exacting standards for disclosure, safety, documentation, planning, traceability, and robust quality systems when providing material or services to the nuclear supply chain. Every applicant for a construction permit is required by the provisions of 50. Compatibility with the iaea superceded by 20041 pdf, docx 19962.
This appendix applies to licensed nuclear power electric generating stations that were operating prior to january 1, 1979, except to the extent set forth in 50. It does not represent an official, legal, nor complete interpretation of the standard. Nrc currently anticipates that mandatory appendix iv will first appear in the 2014 edition of the asme om code. Availability of nrc final environmental statement for the.
Appendix r to part 50 fire protection program for nuclear power facilities operating prior to january 1, 1979. Asme has recently approved mandatory appendix iv, revision 0. Guide to nrc reporting and recordkeeping requirements. Trigger list items are controlled in part by the nrc in accordance with its exportimport rule codified at 10 cfr part 110 for nuclear material, nuclear reactors and equipment, nonnuclear material for reactors, and certain components for sensitive facilities, as listed in the appendices to part. Appendix s to part 50 earthquake engineering criteria for nuclear power plants. The department of environmental quality radioactive material license replaces nrc form 374, byproduct material license, as specified in 10 code of federal regulations part 30. Nqa1 and 10cfr50 appendix b nuclear quality assurance. The attached document is a reference for the material covered in chapter 6 of this book. Every applicant for a design approval or design certification under part 52 of this chapter is required by the provisions of 10 cfr 52. Appendixes op to part 50 reserved appendix q to part 50 preapplication early. This course is designed to provide an overview of nuclear lead auditor requirements stated in 10 cfr 50 appendix b and asme nqa1. The ctf does not include 10 cfr part 50 controlled structures such as the fuel handling building or reactor building. The historm 100 cask system is approved for use under the general license provisions of 10 cfr part 72.719 759 1348 665 1587 422 257 1304 268 45 1217 887 545 1225 648 847 221 1086 1214 1049 783 969 249 141 1521 1445 136 626 574 497 748 1557 910 807 506 1321 1150 1316 630 1306