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TITLE 10—Energy

CHAPTER I—NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION (CONTINUED)

PART 51—ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION REGULATIONS FOR DOMESTIC LICENSING AND RELATED REGULATORY FUNCTIONS

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§51.1
Scope.
§51.2
Subparts.
§51.3
Resolution of conflict.
§51.4
Definitions.
§51.5
Interpretations.
§51.6
Specific exemptions.

Subpart A—NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY ACT—REGULATIONS IMPLEMENTING SECTION 102(2)

§51.10
Purpose and scope of subpart; application of regulations of Council on Environmental Quality.
§51.11
Relationship to other subparts. [Reserved]
§51.12
Application of subpart to ongoing environmental work.
§51.13
Emergencies.
§51.14
Definitions.
§51.15
Time schedules.
§51.16
Proprietary information.
§51.17
Information collection requirements; OMB approval.

Preliminary Procedures

classification of licensing and regulatory actions

§51.20
Criteria for and identification of licensing and regulatory actions requiring environmental impact statements.
§51.21
Criteria for and identification of licensing and regulatory actions requiring environmental assessments.
§51.22
Criterion for categorical exclusion; identification of licensing and regulatory actions eligible for categorical exclusion or otherwise not requiring environmental review.
§51.23
Temporary storage of spent fuel after cessation of reactor operation—generic determination of no significant environmental impact.

determinations to prepare environmental impact statements, environmental assessments or findings of no significant impact, and related procedures

§51.25
Determination to prepare environmental impact statement or environmental assessment; eligibility for categorical exclusion.
§51.26
Requirement to publish notice of intent and conduct scoping process.
§51.27
Notice of intent.

scoping

§51.28
Scoping—participants.
§51.29
Scoping-environmental impact statement and supplement to environmental impact statement.

environmental assessment

§51.30
Environmental assessment.
§51.31
Determinations based on environmental assessment.

finding of no significant impact

§51.32
Finding of no significant impact.
§51.33
Draft finding of no significant impact; distribution.
§51.34
Preparation of finding of no significant impact.
§51.35
Requirement to publish finding of no significant impact; limitation on Commission action.

Environmental Reports and Information—Requirements Applicable to Applicants and Petitioners for Rulemaking

general

§51.40
Consultation with NRC staff.
§51.41
Requirement to submit environmental information.

environmental reports—general requirements

§51.45
Environmental report.

environmental reports—production and utilization facilities

§51.49
Environmental report—limited work authorization.
§51.50
Environmental report—construction permit, early site permit, or combined license stage.
§51.51
Uranium fuel cycle environmental data—Table S-3.
§51.52
Environmental effects of transportation of fuel and waste—Table S-4.
§51.53
Postconstruction environmental reports.
§51.54
Environmental report—manufacturing license.
§51.55
Environmental report—standard design certification.
§51.58
Environmental report—number of copies; distribution.

environmental reports—materials licenses

§51.60
Environmental report—materials licenses.
§51.61
Environmental report—independent spent fuel storage installation (ISFSI) or monitored retrievable storage installation (MRS) license.
§51.62
Environmental report—land disposal of radioactive waste licensed under 10 CFR part 61.
§51.66
Environmental report—number of copies; distribution.
§51.67
Environmental information concerning geologic repositories.

environmental reports—rulemaking

§51.68
Environmental report—rulemaking.

Environmental Impact Statements

draft environmental impact statements—general requirements

§51.70
Draft environmental impact statement—general.
§51.71
Draft environmental impact statement—contents.
§51.72
Supplement to draft environmental impact statement.
§51.73
Request for comments on draft environmental impact statement.
§51.74
Distribution of draft environmental impact statement and supplement to draft environmental impact statement; news releases.

draft environmental impact statements—production and utilization facilities

§51.75
Draft environmental impact statement—construction permit, early site permit, or combined license.
§51.76
Draft environmental impact statement—limited work authorization.
§51.77
Distribution of draft environmental impact statement.

draft environmental impact statements—materials licenses

§51.80
Draft environmental impact statement—materials license.
§51.81
Distribution of draft environmental impact statement.

draft environmental impact statements—rulemaking

§51.85
Draft environmental impact statement—rulemaking.
§51.86
Distribution of draft environmental impact statement.

legislative environmental impact statements—proposals for legislation

§51.88
Proposals for legislation.

final environmental impact statements—general requirements

§51.90
Final environmental impact statement—general.
§51.91
Final environmental impact statement—contents.
§51.92
Supplement to the final environmental impact statement.
§51.93
Distribution of final environmental impact statement and supplement to final environmental impact statement; news releases.
§51.94
Requirement to consider final environmental impact statement.

final environmental impact statements—production and utilization facilities

§51.95
Postconstruction environmental impact statements.

final environmental impact statements—materials licenses

§51.97
Final environmental impact statement—materials license.

final environmental impact statements—rulemaking

§51.99
[Reserved]

NEPA Procedure and Administrative Action

general

§51.100
Timing of Commission action.
§51.101
Limitations on actions.
§51.102
Requirement to provide a record of decision; preparation.
§51.103
Record of decision—general.
§51.104
NRC proceeding using public hearings; consideration of environmental impact statement.

production and utilization facilities

§51.105
Public hearings in proceedings for issuance of construction permits or early site permits; limited work authorizations.
§51.105a
Public hearings in proceedings for issuance of manufacturing licenses.
§51.106
Public hearings in proceedings for issuance of operating licenses.
§51.107
Public hearings in proceedings for issuance of combined licenses; limited work authorizations.
§51.108
Public hearings on Commission findings that inspections, tests, analyses, and acceptance criteria of combined licenses are met.

materials licenses

§51.109
Public hearings in proceedings for issuance of materials license with respect to a geologic repository.

rulemaking

§51.110
[Reserved]

Public Notice of and Access to Environmental Documents

§51.116
Notice of intent.
§51.117
Draft environmental impact statement—notice of availability.
§51.118
Final environmental impact statement—notice of availability.
§51.119
Publication of finding of no significant impact; distribution.
§51.120
Availability of environmental documents for public inspection.
§51.121
Status of NEPA actions.
§51.122
List of interested organizations and groups.
§51.123
Charges for environmental documents; distribution to public; distribution to governmental agencies.

Commenting

§51.124
Commission duty to comment.

Responsible Official

§51.125
Responsible official.
Appendix
Appendix A to Subpart A of Part 51—Format for Presentation of Material in Environmental Impact Statements
Appendix
Appendix B to Subpart A of Part 51—Environmental Effect of Renewing the Operating License of a Nuclear Power Plant
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Subpart B—[RESERVED]



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