Departmental Representative to the Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board



    Most Recent Correspondence    



March 8, 2023, Department letter transmitting Milestone 5.2.1, Regulatory Analysis, of the Department of Energy's Implementation Plan for Recommendation 2020-1, Nuclear Safety Requirements.
February 28, 2023, Board letter providing the results of its review of the integration of the safety basis documents that implement the Direct-Feed Low Activity Waste (DFLAW) mission at Hanford and establishing a 60-day reporting requirement for a written response on DOE's plans to ensure effective implementation of the cover block removal SAC.
February 24, 2023, Department letter responding to the Board's November 18, 2022, letter regarding reactive material hazards at Y-12.
February 24, 2023, Board letter providing its report entitled, Flammable Gas Hazards in Idaho National Laboratory's Nuclear Waste Drums, and establishing a 90-day reporting requirement for a briefing that addresses (1) whether, when and how DOE intends to implement DOE STD-5506-2021 at INL's defense nuclear facilities and (2) any actions DOE is taking regarding the safety issues described in the report.
February 24, 2023, Board letter providing the results of its review of safety-related welding at the Pantex Plant for NNSA's information and use.
January 31, 2023, Department letter providing the FY 2022 Annual Metrics Report on Nuclear Criticality Safety Programs.
January 30, 2023, Department extension letter to provide a briefing in response to the Board's letter dated August 24, 2022, regarding DOE Safety Software Central Registry.
January 4, 2023, Board letter providing its review of the implementation of several safety improvements at the Pantex Plant relating to DOE's Implementation Plan for Recommendation 2019-1, Uncontrolled Hazard Scenarios and 10 CFR 830 Implementation at the Pantex Plant.
December 30, 2022, Board letter recognizing the winners of the 2021 Facility Representative of the Year, and the 2021 Annual Safety System Oversight Award.
December 22, 2022, Department letter transmitting milestones 5.1.1, 5.3.1, and 5.4.1 of the Implementation Plan for Recommendation 2020-1, Nuclear Safety Requirements

    Chronological Listing    

A Chronological Listing of all correspondence, reports, and memorandum between the Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board (DNFSB) and the Department of Energy (DOE) by Year - Month - Day.

Chronological Listing:
| 2023 | 2022 | 2021 | 2020 | 2019 | 2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 - 2000 | 1999 - 1990

     Board Recommendations     

A listing of all correspondence, reports, memorandum, and DOE implementation plans related to a specific DNFSB Recommendations (see About Board Recommendations) between DOE and the DNFSB by Year - Month - Day.

All Board Recommendations

Open Board Recommendations: 2020-1 | 2019-2 | 2019-1 | 2012-1

     Correspondence by Site     

Board correspondence and other documents sorted by applicable DOE site.

Hanford | INL | LANL | LLNL | NNSS | Pantex | SNL | SRS | WIPP | Y-12/ORNL | Other

     Reports to Congress     

Reports to Congress On Board-Related Activities

     Public Hearings and Meetings     

Board Public Meetings and Hearings

     DOE Briefings to DNFSB     

DOE Briefings to DNFSB

     Board Technical Reports     

Board Technical Reports

     CMRR Certification     

Correspondence - CMRR Certification