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Hydroelectric Licensing Under the Federal Power Act; Correction

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AGENCY:

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, DOE.

ACTION:

Final rule; correction.

SUMMARY:

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission is correcting the final rule concerning the process for hydroelectric licensing under the Federal Power Act that was published on August 25, 2003.

EFFECTIVE DATE:

October 24, 2003.

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

John Clements, 202-502-8070.

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SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

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The final rule published on August 25, 2003 at

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PART 4—LICENSES, PERMITS, EXEMPTIONS, AND DETERMINATION OF PROJECT COSTS

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1. On page 51115, in the third column, in the amendment to § 4.32, Instructions b. through d. are redesignated as Instructions c. through e., and a new Instruction b. is added to read as follows:

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b. In paragraph (a)(5)(vi), remove the reference “§ 16.7” and add in its place the reference “§ 16.11”.

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2. On page 51115, in the third column, in the amendment to § 4.32, redesignated instruction 6.e. is corrected to read as follows:

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e. In paragraph (h), remove “Division of Project Management” and add “Division of Hydropower “Environment and Engineering” in its place.

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3. On page 51116, in the first column, in the text of § 4.32(b)(2), in the second sentence, following the word “application”, add the following phrase: “on the Director of the Commission's Regional Office for the appropriate region and”.

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4. On page 51116, in the second column, in the text of § 4.34(b)(5), paragraphs (b)(5)(ii) and (b)(5)(iii) are correctly designated as paragraphs (b)(5)(iii) and (b)(5)(iv) respectively, and a new paragraph (b)(5)(ii) is added to read as follows:

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(ii) In the case of an application process using the alternative procedures of paragraph 4.34(i), the filing requirement of paragraph (b)(5)(i) shall apply upon issuance of notice the Commission has accepted the application as provided for in paragraph 4.32(d) of this part.

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5. On page 51117, in the third column, instruction 11.m. amending § 4.38(g)(1) is removed (this instruction is a duplicate of instruction 11.l.)

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6. On page 51117, in the third column, in the text of § 4.38(a)(4), add the phrase “Office of” before the phrase “Energy Projects”.

7. On page 51117, in the third column, in the text of § 4.38(b), remove the first occurrence of the reference “§ 5.6” and add in its place “§ 5.5”.

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8. On page 51119, in the second column, in the text of § 4.39(a), remove the sentence “Two duplicates must be made on sheets of each original.”

9. On page 51119, in the third column, in the text of § 4.39(a), add the sentence “Potential applicants or licensees may be required to file maps or drawings in electronic format as directed by the Commission.” to the end of the paragraph.

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10. On page 51120, in the first column, the text of § 4.41(h), introductory text, is corrected as follows:

a. In the second sentence, following the phrase “In addition,” remove the phrase “each exhibit G boundary map must be submitted” and add in its place “to the other components of Exhibit G, the Applicant must provide the project boundary data”.

b. In the third sentence, remove the phrase “boundary map” and add in its place the phrase “boundary data”, and remove the phrase “+ 40” and add in its place the phrase “+ 40”.

c. Remove the fourth sentence, beginning with the phrase “Three copies” and add in its place the following sentence: “Three sets of the maps must be submitted on compact disk or other appropriate electronic media.”

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11. On page 51120, in the second column, the text of § 4.51(e)(7) is corrected to read as follows:

(7) An estimate of the cost to develop the license application;

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12. On page 51120, in the third column, in the text of § 4.61(c)(4), remove the phrase “project which” and add in its place the phrase “projects which”.

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13. On page 51120, in the third column, in the amendment to § 4.70, instruction 18 is corrected to read as follows:

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18. In § 4.70, remove the phrase “or other hydroelectric project authorized by Congress”.”

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PART 5—INTEGRATED LICENSE APPLICATION PROCESS

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14. On page 51121, in the third column, the text of § 5.1(d)(1), remove the references “§ 5.2” and “§ 5.3” and add in their places the references “§ 5.5” and “§ 5.6”, respectively.

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15. On page 51122, in the third column, in the text of § 5.3(c)(1)(ii)(F), remove the word “commenter” and add in its place the word “applicant.”

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16. On page 51127, in the first column, in the text of § 5.7, remove the word “issuance” and add in its place the word “filing”.

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17. On page 51128, in the second column, in the text of § 5.9(c), remove the phrase “incur and set” and add in its place the phrase “incur in order to set”.

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18. On page 51130, in the first column, in the text of § 5.15(c)(7), remove the number “15” and add in its place the number “30”.

19. On page 51130, in the second column, in the text of § 5.15(f), remove the reference to paragraphs “(c)(4)-(7)” and add in its place “(c)(2)-(7)”.

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20. On page 51131, in the second column, in the text of § 5.18(a)(3)(i)(A), remove the phrase “owner or record” Start Printed Page 61743and add in its place the phrase “owner of record”.

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21. On page 51135, in the third column, in the text of § 5.19(d), remove the word “publishing” and add in its place the word “publish”.

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22. On page 51136, in the first column, in the text of § 5.20(b)(2), paragraph (b)(2)(iii) is redesignated as paragraph (b)(3).

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23. On page 51136, in the second column, in the text of § 5.22(a), introductory text, the word “filing” is removed.

24. On page 51136, in the second column, in the text of § 5.22(a)(1), remove the phrase “or § 5.21;” and add in its place the phrase “or § 5.21);”.

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25. On page 51137, in the first column, in the text of § 5.24(c), remove the phrase “and should” and add in its place the phrase “as should”.

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26. On page 51138, in the first column, in the text of § 5.27(d), remove the reference “§ 5.23” and add in its place the reference “§ 5.22”.

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27. On page 51138, in the second column, in the text of § 5.28(c), remove the phrase “§ 5.23” and add in its place the phrase “§ 5.22”.

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PART 9—TRANSFER OF LICENSE OR LEASE OF PROJECT PROPERTY

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28. On page 51139, in the second column, above instruction 29, correct the section heading to read: “§ 9.10 [Amended]”.

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PART 16—PROCEDURES RELATING TO TAKEOVER AND RELICENSING OF LICENSED PROJECTS

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29. On pages 51140-141, in the third column of page 51140 and the first column of page 51141, in the amendment to § 16.8, redesignate Instructions h. through p. as Instructions i. through q., respectively, and add after Instruction g. the following instruction:

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h. In paragraph (c)(2), remove the reference “(b)(4)(i)-(vi)” and add in its place the reference “(b)(5)(i)-(vi).”

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30. On page 51141, in the first column, the text of § 16.8(b)(2) add after the word “exemption” the following phrase: “or a potential applicant which elects to use the licensing procedures of Parts 4 or 16 of this chapter prior to July 23, 2005,”.

31. On page 51143, in the first column, in the note preceding Appendix A, “will appear” is corrected to read “will not appear”.

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Dated: October 24, 2003.

Magalie R. Salas,

Secretary.

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[FR Doc. 03-27405 Filed 10-29-03; 8:45 am]

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