Department of Energy.
This notice has been issued under the authority of Section 131 of the Atomic Energy Act of 1954, as amended (42 U.S.C. 2160). The Department is providing notice of a proposed “subsequent arrangement” under the Agreement for Cooperation Concerning Civil Uses of Atomic Energy between the United States and Canada and Agreement for Cooperation in the Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy between the United States and the European Atomic Energy Community (EURATOM).
This subsequent arrangement concerns the retransfer of 211,742 kg of U.S.-origin natural uranium hexafluoride, 143,137.6 kg of which is uranium, from the Cameco Corporation, Ontario, Canada to Urenco Capenhurst, England. The material, which is now located at Cameco Corp., Port Hope, Ontario, will be transferred to Urenco for enrichment. Upon completion of the enrichment, the material will be retransferred to Duke Energy Corp., Charlotte, NC for use as fuel. The uranium hexafluoride was originally obtained by the Cameco Corp. from Power Resources, Inc. pursuant to export license number XSOU8744.
In accordance with Section 131 of the Atomic Energy Act of 1954, as amended, we have determined that this subsequent arrangement is not inimical to the common defense and security.This subsequent arrangement will take effect no sooner than fifteen days after the date of publication of this notice.Start Signature
Dated: June 24, 2002.
For the Department of Energy.
Director, Office of Nonproliferation Policy.
[FR Doc. 02-16334 Filed 6-27-02; 8:45 am]
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