Recent Board Activity

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8/7/2003 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement to DOE for a Report within 30 Days Explaining How DOE Plans to Provide Effective, Detailed Guidance to Contractors on Electrical Safety Programs (DOE-HDBK-1092-98) John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
8/14/2003 Board Requests to be Informed of DOE’s Plans for HEPA Filter Testing Prior to Any Changes in HEPA Filter Testing Protocols, Including Deactivation of the Filter Test Facility John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
8/25/2003 Need for DOE to Develop and Promulgate Cohesive and Focused Expectations and Guidance in the Existing Safe Harbor Methodologies for Title 10 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) 830, Nuclear Safety Management; Commitment 4.1, Recommendation 2002-3 John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
9/2/2003 Board Commends Sustained Superior Performance John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
12/8/2003 Board Requests DOE Provide Experience and Qualifications of Personnel Involved in Preparation and Modifications of DOE Standards 3009 and 3011 as Regards Commitments 4.2.1 and 4.2.2, Recommendation 2002-3 John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
12/8/2003 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement for NNSA to Forward the Plan and Associated Schedule for Revising Safety-Related Orders, Standards, Supplemental Directives, and Site Office Procedures; FRA Manual John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
1/29/2004 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement to DOE for a Report within 30 Days for a Briefing on Comments on the Proposed Title 10 Code of Federal Regulations, Part 851, Worker Safety and Health John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
1/30/2004 "Criticality Safety Lessons Learned in a Deactivation and Decommissioning Environment," A Guide for Facility and Project Managers John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
2/24/2004 Board Cancels Its Public Hearing Scheduled for February 27, 2004 John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/24/2004 Board Reiteration of Request for List of DOE Waivers Granted to DOE Order 440.1A John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
4/1/2004 Board Issues a Reporing Requirement to DOE for a Briefing within 15 Days on the Purpose of the Use of the Term "Site/Facility Management Contractor" John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
4/5/2004 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement to DOE that Next Year's Annual Report on Nuclear Criticality Safety Address Stated Concerns John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
4/5/2004 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement to DOE for a Briefing within 60 Days on Ongoing and Planned Programs and Policies for Assessing, Prioritizing, and Managing Risk John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
6/10/2004 Response to Congressman Concerning Constituent Joseph Carson's May 1, 2004 Letter John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
8/13/2004 Annual Report on Commercial Activities at the Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board; FAIR Act John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
8/6/2004 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement to DOE for a Briefing within 45 Days Providing the Results of Evaluations of the Training and Qualification Programs at LANL, LLNL, and NTS in Accordance with DOE Standard 1070-94 Linton Brooks Letter application/pdf iconPDF
10/26/2004 Board Agrees to an Extension of 45 Days to Submit Implementation Plan for Recommendation 2004-1 John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
10/27/2004 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement to NNSA for a Report within 90 Days on Archiving Activities Regarding Recommendation 93-6 Implementation Plan John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
11/3/2004 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement to NNSA for a Report within 90 Days on the Actions that will be Taken to Identify and Correct any Deficiencies in the Device Assembly Facility, its Equipment, or Safety Management John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
11/24/2004 Condolences to the Family of William Mullen John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
12/14/2004 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement to DOE Establishing a Monthly Requirement for a Briefing on the Status of Commitments under the Recommendation 98-2 Implementation Plan John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
12/22/2004 Comments on DOE Policy 226.1, "Department of Energy Oversight Policy" John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
1/31/2005 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement to DOE for A Report within 90 Days on Conditions of Approval in CFR Part 830, Nuclear Safety Management John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
2/10/2005 Board Grants Extension of 45 Days for DOE Response to Recommendation 2004-2 John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
2/14/2005 Comments on the DOE's Implementation Plan to Improve Oversight of Nuclear Operations John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
6/21/2005 Board Acknowledges Jeffrey Cravens and Robert Knighten as DOE Facility Representatives of 2004 A. J. Eggenberger Letter application/pdf iconPDF
6/22/2005 Matters Requiring Attention in the DOE Second Annual Nuclear Criticality Safety Program (NCSP) Report A. J. Eggenberger Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/21/2005 Board Grants Extension of 45 Days to DOE to Submit Implementation Plan for Recommendation 2004-2 A. J. Eggenberger Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/25/2005 Board Commends Sustained Superior Performance A. J. Eggenberger Letter application/pdf iconPDF
8/5/2005 Recommended Additions to the Project Execution Plan to Improve Oversight of Nuclear Operations for Approval of Implementation Plan A. J. Eggenberger Letter application/pdf iconPDF
8/29/2005 FY 2005 Annual Report on Commercial Activities for the Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board; FAIR Act A. J. Eggenberger Letter application/pdf iconPDF
9/13/2005 Board Accepts DOE's Implementation Plan for Recommendation 2005-1 A. J. Eggenberger Letter application/pdf iconPDF
9/19/2005 Board Finds DOE Implementation Plan for Recommendation 2004-2 Satisfies Policy Statement 1 A. J. Eggenberger Letter application/pdf iconPDF
1/6/2010 Thanking Ms. Liz Woodruff for her 12/1/2009 Letter regarding Recommendation 2009-2 John E. Mansfield Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/9/2010 Expressing thanks and well wishes for Robert J. Lewis's service to the Board John E. Mansfield Letter application/pdf iconPDF
10/11/2005 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement to DOE for a Report within 45 days on Approach and Schedule to Address Board Comments A. J. Eggenberger Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/15/2010 Concern of DOE's regulatory interpretation of 10 CFR 830 requesting a response within 30 days and a report within 60 days John E. Mansfield Letter application/pdf iconPDF
4/14/2010 Closure of Recommendation 2002-1 Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
5/5/2010 Requesting a report and briefing within 15 days regarding criteria for reducing and streamlining DOE Directives under the "DOE 2010 Safety and Security Reform Plan" Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
5/26/2010 Acceptance of DOE Implementation Plan for Recommendation 2009-1 Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
5/27/2010 Acceptance of Revision 5 of DOE Implementation Plan for Recommendation 2001-1 and Request for revised version by November 2010 Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
6/10/2010 Expressing thanks to Mr. Thomas P. D'Agostino for testimony given at 5/12/2010 Public Hearing Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
6/10/2010 Expressing thanks to Mr. Glenn S. Podonsky for testimony given at 5/12/2010 Public Hearing Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/1/2010 Strengthening DOE Standard 1066 and incorporating additional guidance related to Fire Protection Systems Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
12/7/2010 Appreciation of actions taken by Daniel B. Poneman to address NNSA's initiative to reduce health and safety contract requirements Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
11/22/2005 Board Requests that Future Changes to 29 CFR Part 1910, Subpart 1096 and any OSHA Guidance or Revised Standards on Radiation Protection be Provided to the Board for Comment A. J. Eggenberger Letter application/pdf iconPDF
1/13/2009 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement to Supplement DOE's 2008 Nuclear Criticality Safety Annual Report A. J. Eggenberger Letter application/pdf iconPDF
11/28/2005 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement to NNAA for a Report and Briefing within 60 Days on what Additional Actions will be Taken to Address the Board's Comments on Device Assembly Facility A. J. Eggenberger Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/27/2006 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement to DOE for a List of Vital Safety Systems at Each Site and Qualifications of Safety Personnel A. J. Eggenberger Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/23/2009 Congratulations to and Presentation of the Board's Views on the State of Nuclear Safety at DOE Defense Nuclear Facilities to Dr. Steven Chu Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF