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Regulatory Guide

The NRC issued a revision to Regulatory Guide (RG) 2.3, “Quality Verification for Plate-Type Uranium-Aluminum Fuel Elements for Use in Research and Test Reactors.” The revision defines a method that the NRC Staff considers acceptable for complying with the Commission’s regulations for establishing and executing a quality assurance program for verifying the quality of plate-type uranium-aluminum fuel elements used in research and test reactors. Further, the Revision of RG 2.3 describes methods that the NRC Staff considers acceptable to implement 10 CFR § 50.34(a)(7).