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Notice of Availability (NOA) of the Models For Plant-Specific Adoption of Technical Specifications Task Force (TSTF) Traveler TSTF-422, Revision 2, "Change In Technical Specifications End States (CE NPSD-1186)," For Combustion Engineering (CE) Pressurized Water Reactor (PWR) Plants Using the Consolidated Line Item Improvement Process (CLIIP)

AGENCY: U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC).
ACTION: Notice of Availability.
SUMMARY: You can access publicly available documents related to this notice using the following methods:

NRC's Public Document Room (PDR):The public may examine and have copied, for a fee, publicly available documents at the NRC's PDR, Public File Area O1 F21, One White Flint North, 11555 Rockville Pike, Rockville, Maryland.

NRC's Agencywide Documents Access and Management System (ADAMS):Publicly available documents created or received at the NRC are available electronically at the NRC's Electronic Reading Room at this page, the public can gain entry into the ADAMS, which provides text and image files of NRC's public documents. If you do not have access to the ADAMS, or if there are problems in accessing the documents located in the ADAMS, contact the NRC's PDR reference staff at 1-800-397-4209, 301-415-4737, or by e-mail

The model application (with model NSHC determination) and model SE for plant-specific adoption of TSTF-422, Revision 2, are available electronically under ADAMS Accession Number ML103270197. No comments were received to the Notice of Opportunity for Public Comment announced in theFederal Registeron May 4, 2005 (70 FR 23238).

Federal Rulemaking Web site:Supporting materials related to this notice can be found athttp://www.regulations.govby searching on Docket ID: NRC-2011-0075.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ravinder Grover, Technical Specifications Branch, Mail Stop: O-7 C2A, Division of Inspection and Regional Support, Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC 20555-0001;telephone:301-415-2166 or e-mail;Ravinder.Grover@nrc.govor Ms. Michelle C. Honcharik, Senior Project Manager, Licensing Processes Branch, Mail Stop: O-12 D1, Division of Policy and Rulemaking, Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC 20555-0001;telephone:301-415-1774 or e-mail

TSTF-422, Revision 2, is applicable to all CE PWR plants. Licensees opting to apply for this TS change are responsible for reviewing the NRC staff's model SE, referencing the applicable technical justifications, and providing any necessary plant-specific information. The NRC will process each amendment application responding to this NOA according to applicable NRC rules and procedures.

The proposed models do not prevent licensees from requesting an alternate approach or proposing changes other than those proposed in TSTF-422, Revision 2. However, significant deviations from the approach recommended in this notice or the inclusion of additional changes to the license require additional NRC staff review. This may increase the time and resources needed for the review or result in NRC staff rejection of the license amendment request (LAR). Licensees desiring significant deviations or additional changes should instead submit an LAR that does not claim to adopt TSTF-422, Revision 2.

Dated at Rockville, Maryland, this 22nd day of March, 2011.

For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

John R. Jolicoeur, Chief,Licensing Processes Branch,Division of Policy and Rulemaking,Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation .