The Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board and 12 Years of Work

Board Member: 
Delivered On: 
3/5/2002
Event: 
Citizens for Nuclear Technology Awareness (CNTA) “Up and Atom” Breakfast
Type: 
Remarks
Speech: 
In 1988, Congress and the President enacted legislation that created the Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board (Board), "an independent establishment in the Executive Branch" to recommend to the Secretary of Energy, actions "the Board determines are necessary to ensure adequate protection of public health and safety."