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NRC RIN: 3150-AJ64 Publication ID: Fall 2023 
Title: Cyber Security at Fuel Cycle Facilities [NRC-2015-0179] 

This rulemaking would amend the NRC's regulations to add cyber security requirements for certain nuclear fuel cycle facility applicants and licensees. The rule would require certain fuel cycle facilities to establish, implement, and maintain a cyber security program that is designed to protect public health and safety and the common defense and security. It would affect fuel cycle applicants or licensees that are or plan to be authorized to: (1) possess greater than a critical mass of special nuclear material and perform activities for which the NRC requires an integrated safety analysis or (2) engage in uranium hexafluoride conversion or deconversion.

Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission(NRC)  Priority: Other Significant 
RIN Status: Previously published in the Unified Agenda Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Proposed Rule Stage 
Major: No  Unfunded Mandates: No 
CFR Citation: 10 CFR 40    10 CFR 70    10 CFR 73   
Legal Authority: 42 U.S.C. 2201    42 U.S.C. 5841   
Legal Deadline:  None
Action Date FR Cite
Draft Regulatory Basis  09/04/2015  80 FR 53478   
Draft Regulatory Basis Comment Period End  10/05/2015 
Final Regulatory Basis  04/12/2016  81 FR 21449   
NPRM   03/00/2024 
Final Rule  03/00/2025 
Additional Information: The proposed rule was provided to the Commission on October 4, 2017 (SECY-17-0099), (ADAMS Package Accession No. ML17018A218).
Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: No  Government Levels Affected: None 
Small Entities Affected: No  Federalism: No 
Included in the Regulatory Plan: No 
RIN Data Printed in the FR: No 
Agency Contact:
Irene Wu
Nuclear Regulatory Commission
Office of Nuclear Material Safety and Safeguards,
Washington, DC 20555-0001
Phone:301 415-1951