Closed Meeting April 8, 2016 | 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Los Alamos National Laboratory Public Hearing March 22, 2016 |Session 1 5:00pm - 6:30pm |Session 2 6:45pm - 9:00pm
In this public hearing, the Board wishes to gather information regarding the hazards to the public and workers posed by the management of transuranic (TRU) waste at Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) as well as the Department of Energy’s (DOE) plans to address those hazards. Persons interested in speaking during the public comment period are encouraged to pre-register by submitting a request in writing to the Board’s address or by telephone to the Office of the General Counsel at (202) 694–7062 prior to close of business on March 18, 2016.
Public Business Meeting November 23, 2015 | 1:00pm - 4:15pm
The DNFSB Office of the Technical Director Fiscal Year 2016 Work Plan presentation at the public meeting is being posted for comment by interested parties. Comments will be included in the meeting record. If you have a comment, please send to firstname.lastname@example.org by noon on November 23, 2015.
Closed Meeting February 25, 2016 | 3:00pm - 4:00pm
The Board regretfully announces the passing of the agency’s first Chairman, John T.
Conway. An engineer, lawyer, and Navy veteran of World War II, Mr. Conway brought
to bear his extensive legislative (twelve years on the staff of the United States Congress’
Staff Joint Committee on Atomic Energy, including six as the Staff Director) and
industry (seventeen years at Consolidated Edison and thirteen years as President and thenAttachment:
Closed Meeting January 27, 2016 | 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Closed Meeting December 11, 2015 | 10:00am - 1:00pm
Closed Meeting December 1, 2015 | 1:00pm - 4:00pm
The Board has released its 2015 Annual Federal Employee Viewpoint Survey data. A summary of the survey results, the results themselves, and trend data for the last six years can be found at the link above.
In a recent blog, OPM Director Cobert, after reviewing the results of the 2015 Federal Employee Viewpoint Survey (FEVS), recognized the DNFSB for its efforts to improve its organization. The blog, in part, reads:
It’s clear that some agencies truly excelled in their internal efforts. One small agency, the Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board, made double-digit gains in all three indices. Its engagement score went up by 14 percentage points, its global job satisfaction score by 17 points, and its workplace inclusion index by 12 points.
DNFSB 2015 Shutdown Plan in the Event of a Lapse in Appropriation
Please download the PDF for more information.Attachment:
August 26, 2015: Washington DC
The Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board (DNFSB) is pleased to announce that Mr. Bruce Hamilton of Dallas, Texas has been named as its newest member. He was confirmed by Congress on August 5, 2015, for a term expiring October 18, 2016.Attachment:
August 14, 2015: Washington DC
The Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board (DNFSB) is pleased to announce that Ms. Joyce L.Connery of Gainesville, Virginia has been appointed by President Obama as its Chairman. She was confirmed by Congress on August 5, 2015, as a DNFSB Member, for a term expiring October 18, 2019, and subsequently appointed as Chairman by the President on August 10, 2015.Attachment:
Closed Meeting July 29, 2015 | 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Public Business Meeting June 3, 2015 | 9:00am - 3:00pm
Closed Meeting June 3, 2015 | 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Message from the Vice Chairman:
I am pleased to take this opportunity to inform you that President Obama announced today his intent to nominate two individuals to the Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board.Attachment:
The Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board is pleased to submit to Congress its Twenty-Fifth Annual Report.