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US Dept of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency
Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation, NRC/RGN-IV
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Mr. Kriss Kennedy Regional Administrator U.S. NRC, Region IV 1600 East Lamar Boulevard Arlington, TX 76011-4511
Dear Mr. Kennedy:
November 13, 2018 U.S. Department of Homeland Security FEMA Region 6 800 N. Loop 288 Denton, TX 76209 FEMA Enclosed is a copy of the radiological emergency preparedness final report for the Arkansas Nuclear One (ANO), Medical Services and Reception Center Drills evaluated on September 27, 2018. FEMA Region 6 staff evaluated the drills at the Pope County Emergency Medical Services St. Mary's Station, St Mary's Regional Medical Center ht Russellville and the City of Paris Reception Center. There were no Level I Findings, two Level 2 Findings identified that were corrected during the drill. There were no Plan Issues identified.
Based on the results of the drills, the planning and preparedness for the State of Arkansas and affected local jurisdictions provide reasonable assurance that appropriate measures can be taken to protect public health and safety in the event of a radiological release. Therefore, 44 CFR Part 3 50 approval of the off site radiological emergency response plans and preparedness for the State of Arkansas, specific to Arkansas Nuclear One, will remain in effect. --emse Bordelon Technological Hazards Branch Chief Enclosure cc: FEMA-THDFileroom@fema.gov DHS/FEMA Headquarters-Vanessa Quinn, Jesse King ADEM -A.J. Gary, Director ADH -J. Chris Meyer, Section ChiefNP&RP ANO -W. Travis Renfroe, Sr. Emergency Planner www.fema.gov I