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Update to Governors' Designees Receiving Advance Notification of Transportation of Nuclear Waste

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On January 6, 1982 (47 FR 596 and 47 FR 600), the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) published in the Federal Register final amendments to 10 CFR parts 71 and 73 (effective July 6, 1982), that require advance notification to Governors or their designees by NRC licensees prior to transportation of certain shipments of nuclear waste and spent fuel. The advance notification covered in part 73 is for spent nuclear reactor fuel shipments and the notification for part 71 is for large quantity shipments of radioactive waste (and of spent nuclear reactor fuel not covered under the final amendment to 10 CFR part 73).

The following list, which was published on June 30, 2003, is being re-published in its entirety for the convenience of users to reflect late-breaking updates to the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of those individuals in each State who are responsible for receiving information on nuclear waste shipments. The list will be published annually in the Federal Register on or about June 30 to reflect any changes in information.

Questions regarding this matter should be directed to Rosetta O. Virgilio, Office of State and Tribal Programs, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC 20555, (Internet address: or at (301) 415-2367).

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Dated in Rockville, Maryland this 1st day of July, 2003.

For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

Josephine M. Piccone,

Deputy Director, Office of State and Tribal Programs.

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Individuals Receiving Advance Notification of Nuclear Waste Shipments

StatePart 71Part 73
AlabamaColonel W.M. Coppage, Director, Alabama Department of Public Safety, P.O. Box 1511, Montgomery, AL 36102-1511, (334) 242-4394Same.
AlaskaDouglas Dasher, Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation, Northern Regional Office, 610 University Avenue, Fairbanks, AK 99709-3643, (907) 451-2172Same.
ArizonaAubrey V. Godwin, Director, Arizona Radiation Regulatory Agency, 4814 South 40th Street, Phoenix, AZ 85040, (602) 255-4845, ext. 222, 24 hours: (602) 223-2212Same.
ArkansasBernard Bevill, Division of Radiation Control and Emergency Management, Arkansas Department of Health, 4815 West Markham Street, Mail Slot #30, Little Rock, AR 72205-3867, (501) 661-2301, 24 hours: (501) 661-2136Same.
CaliforniaCaptain Andrew R. Jones, California Highway Patrol, Enforcement Services Division, 444 North 3rd St., Suite 310, P.O. Box 942898, Sacramento, CA 94298-0001, (916) 445-1865, 24 hours: 1-(916) 861-1300Same.
ColoradoCaptain Tommy Wilcoxen, Hazardous Materials Section, Colorado State Patrol, 700 Kipling Street, Suite 1000, Denver, CO 80215-5865, (303) 239-4546, 24 hours: (303) 239-4501Same.
ConnecticutEdward L. Wilds, Jr., Ph.D., Director, Division of Radiation, Department of Environmental Protection, 79 Elm Street, Hartford, CT 06106-5127, (860) 424-3029, 24 hours: (860) 424-3333Same.
DelawareJames L. Ford, Jr., Department of Public Safety, P.O. Box 818, Dover, DE 19903, (302) 744-2680, 24 hours: pager (302) 474-1030Same.
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FloridaHarlan W. Keaton, Administrator, Bureau of Radiation Control, Environmental Radiation Program, Department of Health, P.O. Box 680069, Orlando, FL 32868-0069, (407) 297-2095Same.
GeorgiaCaptain Bruce Bugg, Special Projects Coordinator, Law Enforcement Division, Georgia Department of Motor Vehicle Safety, P.O. Box 80447, 2206 East View Parkway, Conyers, Georgia 30013, (678) 413-8825Same.
HawaiiLoretta Fuddy, Acting Deputy Director for Environmental Health, State of Hawaii Department of Health, P.O. Box 3378, Honolulu, HI 96813, (808) 586-4424Same.
IdahoLieutenant Duane Sammons, Deputy Commander, Commercial Vehicle Safety, Idaho State Police, P.O. Box 700, Meridian, ID 83680-0700, (208) 884-7220, 24 hours: (208) 846-7500Same.
IllinoisGary Wright, Assistant Director, Division of Nuclear Safety, Illinois Emergency Management Agency, 1035 Outer Park Drive, 5th Floor, Springfield, IL 62704, (217) 785-9868, 24 hours: (217) 785-9900Same.
IndianaSuperintendent Melvin J. Carraway, Indiana State Police, Indiana Government Center North, 100 North Senate Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46204, (317) 232-8248Same.
IowaEllen M. Gordon, Administrator, Homeland Security Advisor, Iowa Emergency Management Division, Hoover Street Office Building, Level A, 1305 East Walnut Street, Des Moines, IA 50319, (515) 281-3231Same.
KansasFrank H. Moussa, M.S.A., Technological Hazards Administrator, Department of the Adjutant General, Division of Emergency Management, 2800 SW. Topeka Boulevard, Topeka, KS 66611-1287, (785) 274-1409, 24 hours: (785) 296-3176Same.
KentuckyRobert L. Johnson, Manager, Radiation Health and Toxic Agents Branch, Cabinet for Health Services, 275 East Main Street, Mail Stop HS-2E-D, Frankfort, KY 40621-0001, (502) 564-7818, ext. 3697 24 hours: (1-800) 255-2587Same.
LouisianaMajor Joseph T. Booth, Louisiana State Police, 7901 Independence Boulevard, P.O. Box 66614 (#21), Baton Rouge, LA 70896-6614, (225) 925-6113, ext. 270, 24 hours: (877) 925-6252Same.
MaineColonel Michael R. Sperry, Chief of the State Police, Maine Department of Public Safety, 42 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04333, (207) 624-7000Same.
MarylandLt. Thomas McCord, Maryland State Police, Electronic Systems Division, 1201 Reisterstown Road, Pikesville, MD 21208, (410) 653-4208, 24 hours: (410) 653-4200Same.
MassachusettsRobert Walker, Director, Radiation Control Program, Massachusetts Department of Public Health, 90 Washington Street, Dorchester, MA 02121, (617) 427-2944, 24 hours: (617) 427-2913Same.
MichiganCaptain Dan Smith, Commander, Special Operations Division, Michigan State Police, 714 South Harrison Road, East Lansing, MI 48823, (517) 336-6187, 24 hours: (517) 336-6100Same.
MinnesotaJohn R. Kerr, Assistant Director, Administration and Preparedness Branch, Department of Public Safety, Division of Emergency Management 444 Cedar St., Suite 223, St. Paul, MN 55101-6223, (651) 296-0481, 24 hours: (651-649-5451)Same.
MississippiRobert R. Latham, Jr., Emergency Management Agency, P.O. Box 4501, Fondren Station, Jackson, MS 39296-4501, (601) 960-9020Same.
MissouriJerry B. Uhlmann, Director, Emergency Management Agency, P.O. Box 116, Jefferson City, MO 65102, (573) 526-9101, 24 hours: (573) 751-2748Same.
MontanaJames Greene, Administrator, Montana Disaster & Emergency Services Division, P.O. Box 4789, Helena, MT 59604-4789, (406) 841-3911Same.
NebraskaMajor Bryan J. Tuma, Nebraska State Patrol, P.O. Box 94907, Lincoln, NE 68509-4907, (402) 479-4950, 24 hours: (402) 471-4545Same.
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NevadaStanley R. Marshall, Supervisor, Radiological Health Section, Bureau of Health Protection Services, Nevada State Health Division, 1179 Fairview Drive, Suite 102, Carson City, NV 89701-5405, (775) 687-5394, ext. 276, 24 hours: (775) 688-2830Same.
New HampshireCommissioner Richard M. Flynn, New Hampshire Department of Safety, James H. Hayes Building, 10 Hazen Drive, Concord, NH 03305, (603) 271-2791, 24 hours: (603) 271-3636Same.
New JerseyKent Tosch, Chief, Bureau of Nuclear Engineering, Department of Environmental Protection, P.O. Box 415, Trenton, NJ 08625-0415, (609) 984-7701Same.
New MexicoDerrith Watchman-Moore, Deputy Secretary, New Mexico Environment Department, Office of Emergency Services and Security, 1190 St. Francis Drive, P.O. Box 26110, Santa Fe, NM 87502-6110, (505) 827-2855, 24 hours: (1-800) 249-0157Same.
New YorkAndrew Feeney, Director, State Emergency Management Office, 1220 Washington Avenue, Building 22—Suite 101, Albany, NY 12226-2251, (518) 457-8900Same.
North CarolinaLine Sergeant Mark Dalton, Hazardous Materials Coordinator, North Carolina Highway Patrol Headquarters, 4702 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-4702, (919) 733-5282, 24 hours: (919) 733-3861Same.
North DakotaTerry O'Clair, Director, Division of Air Quality, North Dakota Department of Health, 1200 Missouri Avenue, P.O. Box 5520, Bismarck, ND 58506-5520, (701) 328-5188, After hours: (701) 328-9921Same.
OhioCarol A. O'Claire, Supervisor, Ohio Emergency Management Agency, 2855 West Dublin Granville Road, Columbus, OH 43235-2206, (614) 799-3915, 24 hours: (614) 889-7150Same.
OklahomaCommissioner Bob A. Ricks, Oklahoma Department of Public Safety, P.O. Box 11415, Oklahoma City, OK 73136-0145, (405) 425-2001, 24 hours: (405) 425-2424Same.
OregonDavid Stewart-Smith, Administrator, Energy Resources Division, Oregon Office of Energy, 625 Marion Street, NE, Suite 1, Salem, OR 97301-3742, (503) 378-6469Same.
PennsylvaniaJohn Bahnweg, Director of Operations and Training, Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency, 2605 Interstate Drive, Harrisburg, PA 17110-9364, (717) 651-2001Same.
Rhode IslandWilliam A. Maloney, Associate Administrator, Motor Carriers Section, Division of Public Utilities and Carriers, 89 Jefferson Blvd., Warwick, RI 02888, (401) 941-4500, ext. 150Same.
South CarolinaHenry J. Porter, Assistant Director, Division of Waste Management, Bureau of Land and Waste Management, Department of Health & Environmental Control, 2600 Bull Street, Columbia, SC 29201, (803) 896-0424, Emergency: (803) 253-6488Same.
South DakotaJohn A. Berheim, Director, Division of Emergency Management, 500 E. Capitol Avenue, Pierre, SD 57501-5070, (605) 773-3231Same.
TennesseeJohn D. White, Jr., Director, Emergency Management Agency, 3041 Sidco Drive, Nashville, TN 37204-1504, (615) 741-0001, After hours: (Inside TN) 1-800-262-3400, (Outside TN) 1-800-258-3300Same.
TexasRichard A. Ratliff, Chief, Bureau of Radiation Control, Texas Department of Health, 1100 West 49th Street, Austin, TX 78756-3189, (512) 834-6679Colonel Thomas A. Davis Director, Texas Department of Public Safety, ATTN: EMS Preparedness Section, P. O. Box 4087, Austin, TX 78773-0223, (512) 424-2589, 24 hours: (512) 424-2277.
UtahWilliam J. Sinclair, Director, Division of Radiation Control, Department of Environmental Quality, 168 North 1950 West, P.O. Box 144850, Salt Lake City, UT 84114-4850, (801) 536-4250, After hours: (801) 536-4123Same.
VermontLieutenant Col. Thomas A. Powlovich, Director, Division of State Police, Department of Public Safety, 103 South Main Street, Waterbury, VT 05671-2101, (802) 244-7345Same.
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VirginiaBrett A. Burdick, Director, Technological Hazards Division, Department of Emergency Management, Commonwealth of Virginia, 10501 Trade Court, Richmond, VA 23236, (804) 897-6500, ext. 6569, 24 hours: (804) 674-2400Same.
WashingtonSteven L. Kalmbach, Assistant State Fire Marshall, Washington State Patrol, Fire Protection Bureau, P.O. Box 42600, Olympia, WA 98504-2600, (360) 570-3119, 24 hours: (1-800) 409-4755Same.
West VirginiaColonel H. E. Hill, Jr., Superintendent, West Virginia State Police, 725 Jefferson Road, South Charleston, WV 25309, (304) 746-2111Same.
WisconsinEdward J. Gleason, Administrator, Division of Emergency Management, 2400 Wright Street, P.O. Box 7865, Madison, WI 53707-7865, (608) 242-3232Same.
WyomingCaptain Vernon Poage, Support Services Officer, Commercial Carrier, Wyoming Highway Patrol, 5300 Bishop Boulevard, Cheyenne, WY 82009-3340, (307) 777-4317, 24 hours: (307) 777-4321Same.
District of ColumbiaGregory B. Talley, Program Manager, Radiation Protection Division, Bureau of Food, Drug & Radiation Protection, Department of Health, 51 N Street, NE., Room 6006, Washington, DC 20002, (202) 535-2320, 24 hours: (202) 666-8001Same.
Puerto RicoEsteban Mujica, Chairman, Environmental Quality Board, P.O. Box 11488, San Juan, PR 00910, (787) 767-8056 or (787) 767-8181Same.
GuamJesus T. Salas, Administrator, Guam Environmental Protection Agency, P.O. Box 22439 GMF, Barrigada, Guam 96921, (671) 457-1658Same.
Virgin IslandsDean C. Plaskett, Esq., Commissioner, Department of Planning and Natural Resources, Cyril E. King Airport, Terminal Building—Second Floor, St. Thomas, Virgin Islands 00802, (340) 774-3320Same.
American SamoaPati Faiai, Government Ecologist, Environmental Protection Agency, Office of the Governor, Pago Pago, American Samoa 96799, (684) 633-2304Same.
Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana IslandsThomas B. Pangelinan, Secretary, Department of Lands and Natural Resources, Commonwealth of Northern Mariana Islands Government, Caller Box 10007, Saipan, MP 96950, (670) 322-9830 or (670) 322-9834Same.
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[FR Doc. 03-17184 Filed 7-7-03; 8:45 am]