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Title 10Chapter IPart 63


TITLE 10—Energy

CHAPTER I—NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION (CONTINUED)

PART 63—DISPOSAL OF HIGH-LEVEL RADIOACTIVE WASTES IN A GEOLOGIC REPOSITORY AT YUCCA MOUNTAIN, NEVADA

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Subpart A—GENERAL PROVISIONS

§63.1
Purpose and scope.
§63.2
Definitions.
§63.3
License required.
§63.4
Communications and records.
§63.5
Interpretations.
§63.6
Exemptions.
§63.7
License not required for certain preliminary activities.
§63.8
Information collection requirements: OMB approval.
§63.9
Employee protection.
§63.10
Completeness and accuracy of information.
§63.11
Deliberate misconduct.
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Subpart B—LICENSES

Preapplication Review

§63.15
Site characterization.
§63.16
Review of site characterization activities.

License Application

§63.21
Content of application.
§63.22
Filing and distribution of application.
§63.23
Elimination of repetition.
§63.24
Updating of application and environmental impact statement.

Construction Authorization

§63.31
Construction authorization.
§63.32
Conditions of construction authorization.
§63.33
Amendment of construction authorization.

License Issuance and Amendment

§63.41
Standards for issuance of a license.
§63.42
Conditions of license.
§63.43
License specification.
§63.44
Changes, tests, and experiments.
§63.45
Amendment of license.
§63.46
Particular activities requiring license amendment.

US/IAEA Safeguards Agreement

§63.47
Facility information and verification.

Permanent Closure

§63.51
License amendment for permanent closure.
§63.52
Termination of license.
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Subpart C—PARTICIPATION BY STATE GOVERNMENT, AFFECTED UNITS OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT, AND AFFECTED INDIAN TRIBES

§63.61
Provision of information.
§63.62
Site review.
§63.63
Participation in license reviews.
§63.64
Notice to State.
§63.65
Representation.
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Subpart D—RECORDS, REPORTS, TESTS, AND INSPECTIONS

§63.71
Records and reports.
§63.72
Construction records.
§63.73
Reports of deficiencies.
§63.74
Tests.
§63.75
Inspections.
§63.78
Material control and accounting records and reports.
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Subpart E—TECHNICAL CRITERIA

§63.101
Purpose and nature of findings.
§63.102
Concepts.

Preclosure Performance Objectives

§63.111
Performance objectives for the geologic repository operations area through permanent closure.

Preclosure Safety Analysis

§63.112
Requirements for preclosure safety analysis of the geologic repository operations area.

Postclosure Performance Objectives

§63.113
Performance objectives for the geologic repository after permanent closure.

Postclosure Performance Assessment

§63.114
Requirements for performance assessment.
§63.115
Requirements for multiple barriers.

Land Ownership and Control

§63.121
Requirements for ownership and control of interests in land.
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Subpart F—PERFORMANCE CONFIRMATION PROGRAM

§63.131
General requirements.
§63.132
Confirmation of geotechnical and design parameters.
§63.133
Design testing.
§63.134
Monitoring and testing waste packages.
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Subpart G—QUALITY ASSURANCE

§63.141
Scope.
§63.142
Quality assurance criteria.
§63.143
Implementation.
§63.144
Quality assurance program change.
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Subpart H—TRAINING AND CERTIFICATION OF PERSONNEL

§63.151
General requirements.
§63.152
Training and certification program.
§63.153
Physical requirements.
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Subpart I—EMERGENCY PLANNING CRITERIA

§63.161
Emergency plan for the geologic repository operations area through permanent closure.
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Subpart J—VIOLATIONS

§63.171
Violations.
§63.172
Criminal penalties.
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Subpart K—PRECLOSURE PUBLIC HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL STANDARDS

§63.201
Purpose and scope.
§63.202
Definitions for Subpart K.
§63.203
Implementation of Subpart K.
§63.204
Preclosure standard.
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Subpart L—POSTCLOSURE PUBLIC HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL STANDARDS

§63.301
Purpose and scope.
§63.302
Definitions for Subpart L.
§63.303
Implementation of Subpart L.
§63.304
Reasonable expectation.
§63.305
Required characteristics of the reference biosphere.

Postclosure Individual Protection Standard

§63.311
Individual protection standard after permanent closure.
§63.312
Required characteristics of the reasonably maximally exposed individual.

Human Intrusion Standard

§63.321
Individual protection standard for human intrusion.
§63.322
Human intrusion scenario.

Ground-Water Protection Standards

§63.331
Separate standards for protection of ground water.
§63.332
Representative volume.

Additional Provisions

§63.342
Limits on performance assessments.
§63.343
Severability of individual protection and ground-water protection standards.


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