Recent Board Activity

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11/15/1999 Board Closes Recommendation 93-5, Waste Tanks Characterization John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
10/1/1996 Board Closes Recommendation 92-2 John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
11/8/1996 Board Closes Recommendation 91-6 John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
1/28/2014 Board Closes Recommendation 2010-2, Pulse Jet Mixing at the Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant (WTP) Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
1/28/2014 Board Closes Recommendation 2009-1, Risk Assessment Methodologies at Defense Nuclear Facilities Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
4/22/2013 Board Closes Recommendation 2008-1, Safety Classification of Fire Protection Systems Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/19/2013 Board Closes Recommendation 2007-1, Safety-Related In Situ Nondestructive Assay of Radioactive Materials Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/31/2014 Board Closes Recommendation 2005-1, Nuclear Material Packaging and Issues a Reporting Requirement Concerning DOE Manual 441.1-1, Nuclear Materials Packaging Manual Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/15/2014 Board Closes Recommendation 2004-2, Active Confinement Systems Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
10/17/2013 Board Closes Recommendation 2002-3, Requirements for the Design, Implementation, and Maintenance of Administrative Controls Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
12/7/2011 Board Closes Recommendation 2001-1, High-Level Waste Management at the Savannah River Site (SRS) Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
12/19/2013 Board Closes Recommendation 2000-1, Prioritization for Stabilizing Nuclear Materials Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
6/10/1999 Board Closes Recommendation 94-5 Bill Richardson Letter application/pdf iconPDF
5/1/1992 Board Clarifies Its Position Regarding Further Action between the Board and DOE on Accepted Recommendations 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
10/13/2011 Board Believes It Is Vital that the Secretary Assert Federal Control at the Highest Level and Direct, Track, and Validate Corrective Actions to Be Taken to Establish a Strong Safety Culture within the Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
8/8/2007 Board Believes Closure of Recommendation 2000-2 is Appropriate A. J. Eggenberger Letter application/pdf iconPDF
12/17/1996 Board Approves the "Assessment of the Potential for Ferrocyanide Propagating Reaction Accidents" Report Alvin L. Alm Letter application/pdf iconPDF
4/24/1997 Board Appreciation for the Briefing on the Radiography Procedures at Pantex John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
10/23/2013 Board Annual Criticality Report Letter Modifying the Reporting Requirement Established for Closure of Recommendation 97-2, Continuation of Criticality Safety at Defense Nuclear Facilities in the DOE Complex Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
6/5/1998 Board Announces Public Hearing Scheduled for Recommendation 95-2 DNFSB Letter application/pdf iconPDF
4/9/1998 Board Announces Public Hearing Scheduled for May 6, 1998, on the Status of Implementation Plan 94-1 DNFSB Letter application/pdf iconPDF
5/20/1999 Board Announcement that Mark T. Sautman is the 1999 Recipient of the John W. Crawford, Jr. Award for Staff Excellence John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
9/2/1998 Board Announcement Scheduling a Public Hearing Regarding Recommendation 95-2 on September 22, 1998, 9:00 a.m. DNFSB Letter application/pdf iconPDF
5/14/1998 Board Announcement Scheduling a Public Hearing Regarding Recommendation 94-1 on June 2, 1998, 9:00 a.m. DNFSB Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/17/1998 Board Announcement Scheduling a Public Hearing Regarding Recommendation 93-5 on August 5, 1998, 12:30 p.m. DNFSB Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/17/1998 Board Announcement Scheduling a Public Hearing Regarding Recommendation 92-4 on August 4, 1998, 3:00 p.m. DNFSB Letter application/pdf iconPDF
2/13/2001 Board Announcement of the Continuation of the 14th Quarterly Open Meeting Conducted on February 13, 2001 Relative to Recommendations 95-2, 98-1, and 2000-2, to be Held on February 22, 2001 at 9 A.M. DNFSB Letter application/pdf iconPDF
8/27/2001 Board Announcement of the Assignment of Dr. Thomas D. Burns, Jr. as a Board Site Representative at the DOE's Savannah River Site DNFSB Letter application/pdf iconPDF
11/13/2001 Board Announcement of the Assignment of Dr. Matthew J. Forsbacka as a Board Site Representative at the DOE's Y-12 National Security Complex at Oak Ridge, Tennessee DNFSB Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/23/2001 Board Announcement of the Assignment of Dr. Charles Keilers as the Board's Site Representative at the DOE's Los Alamos National Laboratory DNFSB Letter application/pdf iconPDF
12/22/1998 Board Announcement of Public Meeting Scheduled for February 3, 1999, Regarding Recommendations 95-2 and 93-3 DNFSB Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/5/1998 Board Announcement of Public Hearing on DOE's Progress Report on Activities Associated with the DOE's Implementation Plan for the Board's Recommendation 95-2 DNFSB Letter application/pdf iconPDF
8/27/2001 Board Announcement of Dr. Charles R. Martin as the 2001 Recipient of the John W. Crawford, Jr. Award for Staff Excellence DNFSB Letter application/pdf iconPDF
1/24/2007 Board Announcement of a Third Public Meeting Regarding the Incorporation of Safety into the Design and Construction of New DOE Defense Nuclear Facilities and into Modification of Existing Facilities Schedueld on March 22, 2007 at 9 AM at the DNFSB DNFSB Letter application/pdf iconPDF
9/24/2003 Board Announcement of a Series of Public Meetings Regarding the DOE's Oversight Scheduled for October 21 and October 23, 2003 at 9:00 A.M. at the DNFSB DNFSB Letter application/pdf iconPDF
11/1/2007 Board Announcement of a Public Meeting Regarding the Safety Posture at Los Alamos National Laboratory, Including Actions Taken in Response to the Board's Letter, Dated February 1, 2007, to the ACting Administrator of the NNSA DNFSB Letter application/pdf iconPDF
10/11/2005 Board Announcement of a Public Meeting Regarding Safety in Design Scheduled on December 7, 2005 at 9 A.M. at the Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board DNFSB Letter application/pdf iconPDF
6/7/2006 Board Announcement of a Public Meeting on the Incorporation of Safety into the Design and Construction of New and Existing DOE Defense Nuclear Facilities Scheduled on July 19, 2006, at 9 AM at the Board A. J. Eggenberger Letter application/pdf iconPDF
1/10/2001 Board Announcement of a Public Meeting on Recommendation 95-2, 98-1, 2000-1, and 2000-2, Scheduled for February 13, 2001 at the Board Public Hearing Room at 9:00 A.M. DNFSB Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/1/2001 Board Announcement of a Public Meeting on Quality Assurance within the DOE's Nuclear Defense Facilities, Scheduled for March 28, 2001 at the Board Public Hearing Room at 9:00 A.M. DNFSB Letter application/pdf iconPDF
4/30/2001 Board Announcement of a Public Meeting on Quality Assurance Scheduled for May 23, 2001 at 9 AM at the Board's Public Hearing Room DNFSB Letter application/pdf iconPDF
9/2/1997 Board Agrees with DOE Changes to the 94-1 Implementation Plan John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
10/27/1992 Board Agrees to the Closure of 92-1 without an Implementation Plan John T. Conway 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
12/13/2004 Board Agrees to a 30 Day Extension for Report and Briefing for Reporting Requirement on Adequacy of Safety Bases at Sandia National Laboratories John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
12/30/1997 Board Agrees that Recommendation 93-2 can be Considered Closed John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/12/2014 Board Advises DOE to thoroughly Evaluate the Safety Controls and Contingency Plans Necessary to Maintain Confinement to Ensure Adequate Protection of the Workers and Public Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
11/26/1996 Board Addresses the Problems with Storage of Cylinders Containing Depleted Uranium Hexafluoride for the 95-1 Implementation Plan John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
6/9/2011 Board Addresses Concerns about Boreholes Near Tank C-105 at the Hanford Site Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF