Oregon Department of Energy, Energy Facility Siting Council

Rule Rule 345-060-0005
Notification for Inspection


(1)

For shipments of irradiated reactor fuel, the shipper shall submit notification pursuant to Nuclear Regulatory Commission rules found in 10 CFR 71.97 and 10 CFR 73.37(f) in effect as of the date of this rule to: Secretary, Energy Facility Siting Council, 550 Capitol St., NE, Salem, Oregon 97301, Telephone: (503) 378-8328.

(2)

The carrier shall submit notice to the Oregon Department of Transportation and make arrangements for inspection for all spent nuclear reactor fuel shipments, Highway Route Controlled Quantity Shipments and shipments that require notice and inspection under a conditional Oregon Radioactive Material Transport Permit. The carrier shall submit notice for inspection as follows:

(a)

As soon as practicable but no later than 48 hours before time of shipment in Oregon;

(b)

When, as a result of conditions beyond the control of the carrier, the carrier cannot comply with the 48-hour minimum notification, then the carrier shall give notice immediately by telephone or in any event not later than on the next working day and shall explain why the carrier could not comply with the 48-hour requirement;

(c)

When an inspection has been scheduled, the carrier shall give additional notice if the shipper or carrier cancels the shipment or if the carrier will arrive at the inspection location early or late by two or more hours;

(d)

The carrier shall make all notice for inspection and schedule changes in writing or by telephone between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. (Pacific time) to ODOT MCTD, 3930 Fairview Industrial Drive SE; Salem, Oregon 97302, Fax: (503) 378-7481;

(e)

In a notice for inspection, the carrier shall include the following information:

(A)

The carrier’s name, address, telephone number and ODOT MCTC Field Number;

(B)

The shipper’s and receiver’s names, addresses and telephone numbers;

(C)

A description of the material that shall include proper shipping name, hazard class, hazardous material identification number and total quantity by weight or volume and number of curies;

(D)

A description of the route and approximate schedule; and

(E)

A description of the transport vehicle(s) and name(s) of driver(s).
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