What is the difference between a Public Hearing and a Public Meeting?

Public Hearing: A hearing accessible to individuals from the public, authorized under the Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board’s enabling statute, for the purpose of taking testimony and gathering information from Department of Energy (DOE) and contractor witnesses relevant to public and worker health and safety at DOE Defense Nuclear Facilities.

Public Meeting: An agency meeting of a quorum of Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board members, noticed in the Federal Register, pursuant to the Government in the Sunshine Act and open to public observation.