Register of the Victor Gilinsky Papers, 1943-1984
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|1934, May 28||Born, Warsaw, Poland|
|1961-1971||Physicist, Rand Corporation, Santa Monica, California|
|1971-1973||Assistant Director, Policy and Program Review, Atomic Energy Commission (AEC)|
|1973-1975||Head, Department of Physical Science, Rand Corporation, Santa Monica, California|
|1975-1984||Member, United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC)|
SPEECHES AND WRITINGS FILE, 1967-1984.
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PERSONAL NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION OFFICE FILES, 1974-1984.
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GENERAL NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION OFFICE FILES, 1972-1984.
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DOMESTIC NUCLEAR REACTOR LICENSING AND REGULATION, 1971-1984.
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INTERNATIONAL REGULATION AND EXPORT LICENSING, 1946-1984.
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NUCLEAR REACTOR OPERATION, 1974-1984.
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NUCLEAR REACTOR SAFETY AND RESEARCH, 1957-1984.
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REACTOR SITES, 1974-1984.
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GENERAL THREE MILE ISLAND INVESTIGATIONS, 1979-1984.
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NRC THREE MILE ISLAND INVESTIGATIONS, 1973-1984.
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SUBJECT FILE, 1943-1984.
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OVERSIZE FILE, 1981-1983.
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SPEECHES AND WRITINGS, 1967-1984
General. Miscellaneous speech materials, 1975 May-1979 June
The Japanese Civilian Nuclear Program, 1967 Aug. (with Paul Langer) Includes related materials
The Possibility of Uranium Enrichment in Japan, 1969 June
"A Missing Element in U.S. Antiproliferation Policy," 1970 June (with W. Hoehn)
Remarks, State/NRC Power Plant Siting Conference, 1975 April 7
"Safeguarding Nuclear Materials," 1975 May 2. Testimony, House Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs, Subcommittee on Energy and the Environment (Morris Udall, Chairman; hereafter referred to as the Udall Committee)
"Perspectives on Nuclear Regulation," 1975 June 4
"NRC Safeguards and Related Issues," 1975 June 18
"Nuclear Export Licensing and Related Issues," 1975 July 22. Testimony, Udall Committee
"The Commission's Security Agency Study," 1975 Sept. 8
Remarks, Western Interstate Nuclear Board Meeting, 1975 Sept. 29
Remarks, Agreement States Meeting, 1975 Oct. 7
"The NRC and U.S. Nuclear Exports," 1975 Oct. 29
"U.S. Nuclear Exports and the Common Defense and Security," 1975 Nov. 15
"Plutonium: Deciding What to Do With It," 1975 Dec. 12
Testimony, Senate Committee on Government Operations, Subcommittee on Energy, Nuclear Proliferation and Government Processes (John Glenn, Chairman until 1981, followed by Charles Percy and Thad Cochran; hereafter referred to as the Glenn/Percy Committee), 1976 Jan. 29. Relates to exports
"Nuclear Safety Policies: Present Practices," 1976 March
"Nuclear Export Safeguards," 1976 March 9
"Safeguarding the Fuel Cycle," 1976 April 12
"Effective International Safeguards," 1976 June 7. Testimony, House Committee on International Relations, Subcommittee on International Security and Scientific Affairs (Clement Zablocki, Chairman; hereafter referred to as the Zablocki Committee)
Decision, relating to ASCO II (Spain) reactor export, 1976 June 21
Remarks, Joint Committee on Atomic Energy (JCAE), 1976 June 22
Memorandum and order, relating to Tarapur (India) export, 1976 July 1
"Nuclear Reactor Safety and Federal Regulation," 1976 Oct. 7. Includes related materials
"Plutonium, Proliferation and Policy," 1976 Nov. 1 and Nov. 10 (speech) and 1977 Feb. (article in Technology Review)
Remarks, Panel on the Spread of Nuclear Weapons, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, 1976 Dec. 9
Testimony, California Energy Resources Conservation and Development Commission, 1977 Jan. 31
"A U.S. View of Nuclear Energy at the Crossroads," 1977 March 9
Memorandum and order, relating to Tarapur (India) export, 1977 June 28
"Toward a Stricter International Discipline over the Uses of Nuclear Energy," 1977 July 25
"Nuclear Safety and Independent Regulation," 1977 Aug.
Testimony, Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, Subcommittee on Energy Research and Development (Frank Church, Chairman until 1981, followed by Pete V. Domenici; hereafter referred to as the Church/Domenici Committee), 1977 Sept. 14. Relates to S. 897
"Anti-Proliferation: Rewriting the Rules," 1977 Sept. 26. Editorial sent to the Los Angeles Times
"Nuclear Energy and Nuclear Proliferation," 1977 Nov. 3
"Some Thoughts on Nuclear Power Plant Standardization," 1977 Nov. 17
"The NRC's Valid Role in Nuclear Exports," Washington Post, 1978 Jan. 26
Testimony, Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works, Subcommittee on Nuclear Regulation (Gary Hart, Chairman until 1981, followed by Alan K. Simpson; hereafter referred to as the Hart/Simpson Committee), 1978 March 22. Relates to nuclear waste material
Testimony, Glenn/Percy Committee, 1978 March 23. Relates to terrorism
"NRC Regulation of the Uranium Milling Industry: Problems and Prospects," 1978 May 2
Testimony, Hart/Simpson Committee, 1978 June 14. Relates to nuclear waste material
Testimony, House Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, Subcommittee on Energy and Power (John Dingell, Chairman; hereafter referred to as the Dingell Committee). NOTE: This committee was apparently reorganized ca. 1980-1981 as the House Committee on Energy and Commerce, John Dingell, Chairman, Subcommittee on Energy Conservation and Power (Richard L. Ottinger, Chairman until 1984, followed by Edward J. Markey; hereafter referred to as the Ottinger/Markey Committee), 1978 July 20. Relates to licensing reform
Testimony, Glenn/Percy Committee, 1978 July 26. Relates to nuclear waste
"Taking Charge of Reactor Licensing," 1978 Sept. 11
"Plutonium, Proliferation and the Price of Money," 1978 Sept. 27 (speech), printed in Foreign Affairs, Winter, 1978-1979
Testimony, House Committee on Foreign Affairs, Subcommittee on International Economic Policy and Trade (Jonathan B. Bingham, Chairman until 1982, followed by Don Bonker; hereafter referred to as the Bingham/Bonker Committee), 1978 Oct. 3. Relates to exports
"Activating the Nuclear Regulatory Commission," 1979 Jan. 16
Testimony, Udall Committee, 1979 March 19. Relates to the shutdown of five plants for seismic re-evaluation
Speech to Chinese nuclear delegation, 1979 March 27
"How Much Safety? At What Price?" 1979 May 30
Testimony, Committee on Environment and Public Works, 1979 June 14. Gilinsky renomination hearings
Testimony, Udall Committee, 1979 July 19. Relates to the Agreement States program
"Nuclear Energy and Three Mile Island," 1979 Sept. 19
"Some Thoughts on the Prospects for Nuclear Power: Electrical Demand and Nuclear Safety," 1979 Oct. 18
"The Effect of Three Mile Island on America's Nuclear Policy," 1979 Oct. 22
"Nuclear Reactor Regulation After Three Mile Island: What is Happening and What does it Mean?" 1979 Nov. 15
"'Delay', Public Participation and Public Confidence," 1979 Nov. 30
"The Impact of Three Mile Island," Bulletin of the Atomic Scientist, 1980 Jan.
"U.S.-Indian Nuclear Relations," 1980 Feb. 5. Includes related materials
"Three Mile Island Plus One," 1980 March 25. Includes related materials
"One-Man Rule Over Nuclear Safety," Washington Post, 1980 April 7. Includes related materials
Testimony, Glenn/Percy Committee, 1980 April 18. Relates to NRC reorganization plans
Testimony, House Committee on Government Operations, Subcommittee on Energy and Natural Resources (Anthony Toby Moffett, Chairman until 1982, followed by Mike Synar; hereafter referred to as the Moffett Committee), 1980 May 6. Relates to NRC reorganization plans
"Nuclear Energy: Electricity, Safety, and Indian Point," 1980 May 15
Statement, Virginia Bar Association Annual Convention, 1980 June 20. Includes related materials
"Nuclear Energy: Electricity and Safety," 1980 Sept. 23
"Nuclear Reactors and Nuclear Bombs," 1980 Nov. 17
"Hydrogen Control and Reactor Containments," 1981 March 13. Includes related materials
"Nuclear Power: Safety and Self-Interest," 1981 April 9. Includes related materials
Letter to the editor, Philadelphia Inquirer, 1981 May 12
"The New Policy for Nuclear Power," 1981 Oct. 27
"Nuclear Regulation: Who Needs It?" 1981 Nov. 5
Testimony, Senate Committee on Foreign Affairs, 1981 Dec. 2. Relates to International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) safeguards
Statement, Symposium on Nuclear Proliferation, 1981 Dec. 11
"Keeping More Countries from Getting Nuclear Weapons," 1982 Jan. 19
Statement, Bankers Trust Company Meeting, 1982 Jan. 21
"Future of Nuclear Power," 1982 Feb. 10
"Full Ahead for Nuclear Power?" Technology Review, 1982 Feb.-March
"Can We Safeguard the Nuclear Fuel Cycle?" 1982 April 12
"Nuclear Issues and Trends," 1982 April 23
"Streamlining Nuclear Regulation?" 1982 May 24
"Issues Before the NRC," 1982 May 27
"Nuclear Power and Nuclear Proliferation," 1982 July 13
"The Administration's Risky Plutonium Policy," Wall Street Journal, 1982 July 15
"Nuclear Power Safety--Lessons from U.S. Experience," 1982 July 31
"More Nuclear Weapon States?" 1982 Sept. 25
Testimony, Ottinger/Markey Committee, 1982 Oct. 1. Relates to Indian Point nuclear power station
"What Are We Going to Do with Spent Fuel?" 1982 Oct. 13. Includes related materials
"More Nuclear Weapon States?" 1982 Oct. 28
"U.S.-Indian Relations," 1982 Nov. 23
Interview, British Granada Television, 1982 Dec. 15
"Nuclear Energy: Issues and Trends," 1982 Dec. 10
"More Nuclear Weapons States?" 1983 Jan. 14. Modification of 1982 Oct. 28 speech
"Nuclear Safety: Dealing with Conflicts of Interest," 1983 Jan. 27
"Thoughts on Forty Years of Researching and Developing the Application of Nuclear Energy," 1983 Feb. 1
"Nuclear Trouble Spots and What to Do About Them," 1983 Feb. 3
"The First Step in Solving the Nuclear Waste Problem: Providing Adequate Spent Fuel Storage," 1983 Feb. 28
Review of M. Kaku and J. Trainer, Nuclear Power: Both Sides; The Best Arguments For and Against the Most Controversial Technology, in Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, 1983 May
Testimony, Hart/Simpson Committee, 1983 May 25. Relates to licensing reform
"Nuclear Energy: Issues and Trends," 1983 June 8
Testimony, Udall Committee, 1983 June 9. Relates to licensing reform
"Memorandum for the Parties in the Three Mile Island Unit I Proceeding," 1983 June 22
"Why Keep Helping India Make the Bomb?" Wall Street Journal, 1983 July 5. Includes related materials
Letter to the Editor, Wall Street Journal, 1983 Aug. 18
Testimony, Ottinger/Markey Committee, 1983 Sept. 23. Relates to licensing reform
"Facing the Realities of a Fragmented Nuclear Power Industry," 1983 Oct. 12. Includes related materials
Testimony, Bingham/Bonker Committee, 1983 Oct. 26. Relates to the Nuclear Non-proliferation Treaty
Speech, Bingham Conference, Columbia University, 1983 Oct. 31
"Restraining the Spread of Nuclear Weapons: A Walk on the Supply Side," 1983 Dec. 1
Testimony, Senate, hearings held by Senator Arlen Specter, 1983 Dec. 16. Relates to the re-start of TMI Unit 1
Testimony, Udall Committee, 1984 Jan. 24. Relates to Diablo Canyon
Testimony, Udall Committee, 1984 Feb. 9. Relates to the NRC budget
"Learning a Living," 1984 Feb. 9. Relates to operator training
Testimony, Hart/Simpson Committee, 1984 Feb. 23. Relates to the NRC budget and licensing reform
"Restraining the Spread of Nuclear Weapons--What Next?" 1984 March 1 and April 5
"Nuclear Waste: A New Approach," 1984 March 12
Testimony, Senate Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development (Mark Hatfield, Chairman; hereafter referred to as the Hatfield Committee), 1984 March 21. Relates to the NRC budget
Testimony, House Committee on Appropriation, Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development (Thomas Bevill, Chairman; hereafter referred to as the Bevill Committee), 1984 March 22. Relates to the NRC budget
"Additional Separate View of Commissioner Gilinsky on Reinstatement of Low-Power Operating License at Diablo Canyon," 1984 April 13
"U.S. Nuclear Power--Larger Operating Companies a Condition for Success," 1984 May 14
Testimony, Udall Committee, 1984 May 17. Relates to the Shoreham nuclear power plant
"Reactor Safety--Need More Emphasis on Operation," 1984 June 6
"Too Many Nuclear Utilities," Wall Street Journal, 1984 June 18
Testimony, Ottinger/Markey Committee, 1984 June 21. General comments relating to the NRC
PERSONAL NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION OFFICE FILES, 1974-1984
Clippings relating to Dr. Gilinsky's tenure on the NRC, 1984 March-July
Trip files. Miscellaneous material, 1977 Oct.-1984 Feb.
Agnew, Harold, 1981-1983
Babbitt, Bruce, 1983. Correspondence and statements
Bevill, Thomas (Rep.), 1980. Letter
Bingham, Jonathan (Rep.), 1980. Letter
Boggs, Lindy (Rep.), 1979. Letter
Clark, Wilson, (Gov. Edmund Brown's office), 1979. Letter and speech transcript
Cochran, Thomas (National Resources Defense Council), 1978
Cohen, Karl, 1978. Speech transcript and letter
Corey, Gordon, (Commonwealth Edison), 1978-1981. Correspondence, speech transcripts, report
Cronkite, Walter, 1980. Letter
Cubie, James, 1981. Letter
Dalton, John M., 1979. Letters, memoranda, charts, press release
Duchene, Francois, 1979. Letter
Edwards, James E., 1981. Letter and clipping
Findley, Paul (Rep.), 1980. Letter
Gillberg, Bjorn O., 1977-1978. Letters, report and miscellany
Gillette, Robert ( Los Angeles Times), 1977. Letters and articles
Glenn, John (Senator), 1980. Letter
Hart, Gary (Senator), 1977-1980. Letters
Imai, Ryukichi, 1975. Correspondence
Jenkins, Brian (Rand Corp.), 1975-1983. Letter and reports relating to terrorism
Kestin, Joseph, 1982-1984. Letters
Kolkowicz, Roman, 1975-1979. Includes mimeographed report relating to nuclear proliferation
Lanouette, William, 1983. Letters and articles
Leon, Masha, 1979. Letters and articles
Levine, Meldon E., 1979. Letter
Levine, Robert, 1979. Letter and report on Three Mile Island (TMI)
Lujan, Manuel, Jr. (Rep.), 1979. Letter
Marshall, Walter, 1979. Letter
Mathias, Charles McC., Jr. (Senator), 1980-1981. Letters
McKitterick, Nathaniel M., 1979. Letter
Miller, C.O., 1979. Letter and reports
Morgan, Robert (Rep.), 1978. Relates to the Perkins plant in North Carolina
Neal, Stephen (Rep.), 1979. Correspondence
Pickering, Thomas, 1979-1981. Letter and report
Rand Corporation, 1975-1982
Rickover, Hyman G., 1979-1983. Includes testimony transcripts, memoranda, and miscellany
Rhodes, Joseph, Jr., 1980. Correspondence
Roisman, Anthony (NRDC), 1976-1979. Letters and report
Rowen, Henry S., 1980-1981. Letters and report
Schleede, Glenn (OMB), 1977-1983. Includes statements by President Ford
Shaker, Mohamed, 1979. Letter and articles
Simon, Paul (Rep.), 1980-1982. Letters
Simpson, Alan K. (Senator), 1980. Letter
Smith, Gerard, 1977-1979. Letters
Sokolski, Henry, 1980-1983. Letters and reports relating to non-proliferation issues
Spector, Leonard S., 1979. Speech transcript and article with cover letter
Starr, Chauncey, 1978-1979. Letter and speech transcripts relating to the Civex fuel reprocessing process
Swidler, Joseph, 1977-1981. Letter, memorandum and speech transcript
Taylor, Vince, 1976-1979. Letters and reports relating to the fuel cycle
Tsongas, Paul (Senator), 1979. Letters and memoranda
Tyrrell, R. Emmett, Jr., 1981. Correspondence
Udall, Morris K. (Rep.), 1976-1983. Letters, speech transcripts and notes
Wade, Nicholas, 1983. Letter
Weiher, Rodney, 1976-1978. Memorandum and reports with cover letter
Willrich, Mason, 1975-1983. Includes reports and statements
Correspondence. Chronological, 1974 Dec.-1984 June. NOTE: includes correspondence with many of the individuals listed above
General. Miscellaneous, 1974-1984
1975 Nov.-1976 Dec.
1979 Nov.-1980 April
1980 Oct.-1981 May
1982 Dec.-1983 June
GENERAL NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION OFFICE FILES, 1972-1984
Atomic Energy Commission material, 1972
Energy Reorganization Act of 1974. Relates to the establishment of the NRC
Organizational structure, 1974-1984
General, 1977 July-1984 April. Relates to the role of the Commissioners in agency proceedings and adjudications, procedural matters, the power of the Chairman, and other miscellaneous subjects
Anders, William A. Memorandum, 1975
Asselstine, James K. Speech transcripts and memoranda, 1982-1984
Bradford, Peter A. Correspondence and speech transcripts, 1977-1983
Hendrie, Joseph M. Clipping, speech transcripts and a letter, 1977-1980
Kennedy, Richard T. Letters, speeches, report, memoranda, 1977-1981
Palladino, Nunzio J.
General. Press release and memoranda, 1981-1983
Speech transcripts, 1981-1983
Roberts, Thomas M. Memoranda, speeches, curriculum vitae, 1981-1982
Rowden, Marcus A. Speech transcript and memoranda, 1977-1979
General, 1981 Feb.-1984 May. Relates to the staff role in agency proceedings, and communications between the Commission and the staff. Also includes a memorandum relating to a proposed visit by Dr. Gilinsky to the Region I office.
Senior Executive Service program. Includes a report by D.A.M.A.N.S. and Assoc. entitled, "Final Report: Audit of Supergrade Positions at the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission," and an inquiry from Rep. Markey as to procedures used to determine bonuses and awards, 1977 Dec.-1984 Jan.
Reorganization Plan. Response to recommendations of the President's Commission on Three Mile Island (Kemeny Commission)
1979 Nov.-Dec. Includes a memorandum for Rep. Udall, 1979 Dec. 20
1980 Jan.-April. Hearings, 1980 April 17-18
1980 April-July. Hearings, April 29 and May 6
1980 July-1981 June. NRC report on implications of Reorganization Plan, 1980 July-Aug.
Exports, 1980 Jan.-1982 Jan.
Regionalization, 1982 Sept.-1984 March
General, 1981-1983. Relates to a telephone system contract and a financial management information system (IFMIS).
Budgets. NOTE: Many of the budget hearings also cover a variety of other issues, such as quality assurance, licensing, Three Mile Island, etc.
FY 1976. Amendment to strengthen the role of the Chairman, 1975 March-Aug.
FY 1980. Supplemental budget request, 1980 Feb. Bevill Committee hearing, Feb. 13. Notebook and transcript
1980 Feb. 22 Dingell Committee hearing. Transcripts
1980 Feb. 26. Bevill Committee hearing. Transcript
1980 Feb. 27. Bevill Committee hearing. Transcript
1980 Feb. 28. Hart/Simpson Committee hearing. Transcript
1980 Feb.-March. Udall Committee hearing, March 7
1980 March 24. Hart/Simpson Committee hearing. Transcript
1980 April 17. Bevill Committee hearing. Transcript
1981 April 27-June 4. Supplemental budget request
1981 Feb. 19. Bevill Committee hearing
General, 1980 Dec.-1981 March
1981 Feb. 24. Udall Committee hearing
General, 1981 Jan.-March
1981 Feb. 26. Hart/Simpson Committee hearing
General, Feb. 26-March 12
Follow-up questions, April 9. Drafts and final copies
1981 March-April. Hatfield Committee hearings, March 16-April 24
1981 March 30. Ottinger/Markey Committee hearing
Follow-up questions, March 30
1981 April 2. Bevill Committee hearing
General, March 31-April 8
1981 May 12-18. Ottinger/Markey Committee, Broyhill amendments to authorization bill
1981 Dec.-1982 April
1982 June-1983 Feb.
1982 Feb. 22. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works
General, Feb. 1-March 24
Follow-up questions, March 24-29
1982 March 2. Udall Committee hearing, Jan. 28-March 4
1982 March 3. Ottinger/Markey Committee hearing
General, Feb. 9-March 26
Follow-up questions, Feb. 25-March 22. Includes extensive appendices
1982 March 22. Bevill Committee hearing
General, Jan. 6-March 26
Follow-up questions, ca. March 26
1982 March 24. Hatfield Committee hearing, March 24-April 16
1982 July-1983 June
1983 Feb. 22. Udall hearing
1983 March 10. Hart/Simpson hearing
1983 March 17. Bevill hearing
General, 1982 Dec.-1983 March
1983 March 22. Ottinger/Markey hearing
1983 April 13. Hatfield Committee hearing, April-May
1983 June 8. Ottinger/Markey Committee hearing
1984 Feb. 9. Udall Committee hearing
1984 Feb. 23. Hart/Simpson Committee hearing
Follow-up questions (contd.)
1984 March 21. Hatfield Committee hearing, March-April
1984 March 22. Bevill Committee hearing
General, 1983 Dec.-1984 March
Follow-up questions (contd.)
1983 Sept.-1984 Jan.
FY 1986-1987, 1984 March
General. Press releases, 1975-1978
Data processing, 1982-1983
General. TERA Advanced Services Corp. contract for document control system, 1980 June-1982 Oct.
General. Classification review reports, and reports of unaccounted for documents, 1976 June-1980 Feb.
Guidelines. Relates to implementation of Executive Orders 11652 and 12065
1975 April-1978 June
1978 July-1983 March
Freedom of Information Act/Sunshine Act
General. FOIA request, 1977 Nov.
Common Cause litigation, 1981 Aug.-1982 Oct.
General, 1982 Dec.-1983 May. Study Group on Organization of Legal Services
Administrative Law Judges, 1981 March-1983 Dec.
Office of the General Counsel
1979 Oct.-1983 Jan.
Policy functions. Policy, Planning and Program Guidance (PPPG)
1980 Dec.-1982 Nov.
1982 Dec.-1984 Jan.
1982 Year End Program Review, 1982 Oct.-1983 Jan.
1983 Mid-Year Program Review, 1983 April
Notes, Daily Staff
1978 Nov. Office of Nuclear Regulatory Research (NRR), "Inquiry into Misconduct and Mismanagement in the Office of Nuclear Regulatory Research"
1979 Sept.-Oct. Office of Policy Evalution (OPE) and Office of the General Counsel (OGC), "Review of Delegation of Authority within NRC"
1981 March. Office of Inspector and Auditor (OIA), 1980 Annual Report
1981 May. "Summary Information Report." Includes organizational chart
1983 July. "NRC as an Executive Agency"
General Accounting Office (GAO). Reports relating to the operation of the NRC as well as general issues of government administration
1976 May-1978 Sept.
1978 Oct.-1980 July. Includes "The NRC: More Agressive Leadership Needed," 1980 Jan.
1980 Jan.-1981 Jan.
1981 Feb.-1982 March. Includes "Improvements Needed in the NRC's Office of Inspector and Auditor," 1981 July
1982 April-1983 April
1983 May-1984 April
Secretary, Office of the (SECY Papers). Reports, memoranda, voting records and other miscellaneous administrative material, 1980-1983. NOTE: These materials cover the full range of topics included in this collection, but are organized here according to their administrative provenance. There are gaps in all the numbering sequences.
SECY 80-1 to 80-177
SECY 80-178 to 80-207
SECY 80-208 to 80-230
SECY 80-232 to 80-256
SECY 80-257 to 80-281
SECY 80-283 to 80-299
SECY 80-301 to 80-324
SECY 80-325 to 80-345
SECY 80-346 to 80-367
SECY 80-368 to SECY 80-373
SECY 80-374 to SECY 80-391
SECY 80-392 to SECY 80-421
SECY 80-422 to SECY 80-440
SECY 80-441 to SECY 80-464
SECY 80-465 to SECY 80-485
SECY 80-486 to SECY 80-505
SECY 80-506 to SECY 80-527
SECY 80-528 to SECY 80-550
SECY 80-551 to SECY 80-555
Commission review of Atomic Licensing Appeal Board (ALAB) decisions (SECY-A)
SECY A-80-1 to SECY A-80-7
SECY A-80-8 to SECY A-80-23
SECY A-80-23 (contd.) to SECY A-80-40
SECY A-80-41 to SECY A-80-50
SECY A-80-51 to SECY A-80-71
SECY A-80-72 to SECY A-80-98
SECY A-80-99 to SECY A-80-123
SECY A-80-124 to SECY A-80-150
SECY A-80-151 to SECY A-80-183
SECY A-80-184 to SECY A-80-204
SECY 81-1 to SECY 81-13
SECY 81-14 to SECY 81-40
SECY 81-42 to SECY 81-55
SECY 81-56 to SECY 81-86
SECY 81-87 to SECY 81-114
SECY 81-116 to SECY 81-153
SECY 81-154 to SECY 81-187
SECY 81-188 TO SECY 81-219
SECY 81-220 to SECY 81-241
SECY 81-242 to SECY 81-284
SECY 81-286 to SECY 81-297
SECY 81-298 to SECY 81-319
SECY 81-320 to SECY 81-359
SECY 81-360 to SECY 81-382
SECY 81-383 to SECY 81-408
SECY 81-409 to SECY 81-427
SECY 81-428 to SECY 81-451
SECY 81-452 to SECY 81-484
SECY 81-485 to SECY 81-521
SECY 81-522 to SECY 81-557
SECY 81-558 to SECY 81-594
SECY 81-596 to SECY 81-603
SECY 81-604 to SECY 81-627
SECY 81-628 to SECY 81-664
SECY 81-665 to SECY 81-699
SECY 81-700 to SECY 81-708
SECY 82-2 to SECY 82-8
SECY 82-8 (contd.) to SECY 82-26
SECY 82-27 to SECY 82-54
SECY 82-55 to SECY 82-76
SECY 82-77 to SECY 82-103
SECY 82-104 to SECY 82-127
SECY 82-128 to SECY 82-149
SECY 82-150 to SECY 82-168
SECY 82-169 to SECY 82-196
SECY 82-197 to SECY 82-204
SECY 82-205 to SECY 82-228
SECY 82-229 to SECY 82-258
SECY 82-259 to SECY 82-288
SECY 82-289 to SECY 82-305
SECY 82-306 to SECY 82-333
SECY 82-334 to SECY 82-364
SECY 82-365 to SECY 82-388
SECY 82-389 to SECY 82-416
SECY 82-417 to SECY 82-444
SECY 82-445 to SECY 82-455
SECY 82-456 to SECY 82-465
SECY 82-466 to SECY 82-496
SECY 82-497 to SECY 82-504
SECY 83-1 to SECY 83-16
SECY 83-16 (contd.) to SECY 83-30
SECY 83-31 to SECY 83-46
SECY 83-47 to SECY 83-59
SECY 83-59 (contd.) to SECY 83-62
SECY 83-62 (contd.) to SECY 83-74
SECY 83-75 to SECY 83-97
SECY 83-98 to SECY 83-118
SECY 83-119 to SECY 83-142
SECY 83-143 to SECY 83-163
SECY 83-164 to SECY 83-176
SECY 83-177 to SECY 83-197
SECY 83-198 to SECY 83-218
SECY 83-219 to SECY 83-231
SECY 83-232 to SECY 83-241
SECY 83-242 to SECY 83-256
SECY 83-257 to SECY 83-278
SECY 83-279 to SECY 83-288
SECY 83-290 to SECY 83-306
SECY 83-307 to SECY 83-327
SECY 83-328 to SECY 83-352
SECY 83-353 to SECY 83-369
SECY 83-370 to SECY 83-397
SECY 83-399 to SECY 83-418
SECY 83-419 to SECY 83-441
SECY 83-442 to SECY 83-465
SECY 83-466 to SECY 83-484
SECY 83-485 to SECY 83-504
SECY 83-504 (contd.) to SECY 83-525
DOMESTIC NUCLEAR REACTOR LICENSING AND REGULATION, 1971-1984
General. Memoranda, letter, conference materials ("Environmental Licensing and Regulatory Requirements Affecting the Electric Utility Industry," 1978 Sept. 10-13, sponsored by the Edison Electric Institute/Envirosphere Company), reports, speech transcript
Atomic Safety and Licensing Board (ASLB) and Atomic Licensing Appeal Board (ALAB). Memoranda, 1979-1982
Intervenor funding. Reports, memoranda, printed articles, bills, notes, letters, 1975 July-1981 Aug.
Licensing status. Reports, memoranda and charts relating to specific licensing actions, 1977-1984
Regulatory reform. NOTE: For about 18 months after the TMI accident, licensing approvals were suspended while the NRC conducted internal reviews of licensing procedures (in accordance with the TMI Action Plan). Materials related to these internal reviews are included in the following "General" category. By early 1981, concern over the resultant licensing delays led to criticism and external pressure culminating in renewed legislative attempts to reform the regulatory process. Material related to these attempts has been organized under "Legislation", although some of it also relates to policy discussions continuing within the NRC.
General. Post-TMI licensing policy
Licensing Policy Statement
General. Attachment to an unidentified document which summarized the major policy issues relating to expediting the licensing process
1979 May-1980 Dec.
Pending construction permit/manufacturing licenses (CP/ML). Primarily policy issues relating to updated requirements for pending permits
1980 Oct.-1981 Sept.
1981 Oct.-1982 Jan.
1973 Dec.-1978 May
1979 Jan.-1981 March. Includes a letter with attachments from Chairman Hendrie to Congressman Bevill, March 12
1981 March-May. Udall hearing, April 9
Moffett Committee hearing, June 18
1981 July-Dec. Comments solicited by the NRC in response to a proposed rule to change the hearing process, 1981 July; and a memorandum from Chairman Palladino proposing the establishment of a task force to study regulatory reform, Sept. 21
Limited Work Authorizations (LWA), 1976 May-1977 Aug.
States' Participation, 1977 May-1978 July
1974 Sept.-1976 Oct.
1977. "Nuclear Regulatory Reform Act of 1977" (later known as "Nuclear Siting and Licensing Act of 1977")
April-July. Includes Udall hearing material, June 13, and comments from interested parties
General. First Administration draft, Aug. 6; second Administration draft, Aug. 19
Comments from interested parties
General. First NRC draft, Sept. 6; second NRC draft, Sept. 14; third NRC draft, Sept. 26
Comments from interested parties
October. Third Administration draft, Oct. 6; DOE draft, Oct. 14 (includes comments); NRC draft, Oct. 26
November. DOE drafts, Nov. 2 and Nov. 14
December. DOE draft, Dec. 1
1978. "Nuclear Siting and Licensing Act of 1978"
January. DOE draft, Jan. 4
Hearings, Dingell Committee, Feb. 7-8
March. Primarily an NRC report entitled "Improving Regulatory Effectiveness in Federal/State Licensing Actions," with extensive appendices consisting of comments from states
April. Meeting transcript, April 3
May 18, Hart/Simpson Committee hearing
May 22 and 24-25, Udall Committee hearing
June 12, 20, Udall Committee hearings (contd.)
June 28, Hart/Simpson Committee hearing
July 12-13, Hart/Simpson Committee hearings
July 18-19, Dingell Committee hearings
July 20, Dingell Committee hearing
Jan.-Feb. Includes NRC reports on issues which arose from 1978 hearings on regulatory reform legislation
March. Bevill Committee hearing, March 8; NRC draft March 14
April-Dec. NRC briefing, May 11
1980 March-Dec. Includes a memorandum on the Sholly v. NRC decision
Jan.-Feb. Report on electric industry
Hearings, March 25 and 31, Hart/Simpson Committee hearings on the Sholly decision and licensing delays. Includes transcripts
March. Includes NRC answers to follow-up questions posed by the committee
April-Oct. Includes estimates of costs of licensing delays, June-July
Feb.-April. NRC briefing transcripts, Feb. 11 and April 16; NRC report on draft bills for proposed legislation, "Nuclear Standardization Act of 1982," March 25
April-June. Includes meeting transcripts, May 7, June 10 and 28, and draft text of bill and DOE recommendations on proposed legislation
June-Aug. Includes public comments on the proposed bill; meeting transcript, July 12
August. Meeting transcripts, Aug. 4 and 31; NRC ad hoc committee report, Aug. 16
Sept.-Nov. Task Force Report draft, Nov. 3
Dec. Ad hoc committee review of task force report, Dec. 1; cover memorandum with attached revision of legislation (now entitled "Nuclear Licensing Reform Act of 1983"), Dec. 7; meeting transcript, Dec. 16
Jan. Meeting transcripts, Jan. 26-28
Feb.-April. NRC draft of legislation, "Nuclear Powerplant Licensing Reform Act of 1983," Feb. 4; proposed final NRC draft legislation, Feb. 15; meeting transcripts, March 15 and 24; NRC report on backfitting costs, April 4
May-June. Meeting transcript, May 5; Hart/Simpson Committee hearing, May 25; Udall Committee hearing, June 9; NRC report on backfitting costs, June 22
July-Dec. Meeting report, July 6; Ottinger/Markey Committee hearings, Sept. 13, 21 and 23
INTERNATIONAL REGULATION AND EXPORT LICENSING, 1946-1984
General. Primarily reports and speeches from a variety of sources relating to non-proliferation issues. SEE ALSO: SUBJECT FILE/Weapons
1956 Jan.-1975 May
1976 Feb.-1978 Oct. Includes draft of a DOE report, "Nonproliferation Alternative Systems Assessment Program," 1977 May
1978 Nov.-1980 May. Includes DOE draft report, "United States Nuclear Education and Training Provided Foreigners--What are the Proliferation Implications?" 1978 Nov.; Council on Foreign Relations Discussion Group on Nuclear Non-proliferation, 1979 Dec.
1980 June-Dec. DOE report, "Nuclear Proliferation and Civilian Nuclear Power"
1980 July-1981 May
1981 Nov.-1984 Jan.
Cooperative agreements. Notebook materials, largely specific cooperative agreements with individual countries
Sweden-Venezuela and Euratom
1975 Feb.-1977 March. Includes an internal NRC report entitled, "Review of Export Licensing Procedures," 1976 Aug.
1977 May-1982 Feb.
1982 April-1984 April
Export-Import Bank. Relates to health and safety issues for nuclear exports, 1975 Nov.-1978 June
Export Licensing Study, 1975 Sept.-1977 Feb.
Import licensing, 1975 March-1976 June
International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
General. Sigvard Ecklund, Director General, 1975-1981. Speech transcripts and memoranda
1975. Memoranda and meeting report
1976. Reports and IAEA statute
1977. Conference materials and speech transcripts
1978. Report and letters
1979. Report and letters
1980-1981 Jan. Memorandum, pamphlet, reports and letters
General. Primarily reports, May-Nov.
Hearings. Glenn/Percy Committee, Nov. 19; Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Dec. 2
General, 1981 Jan.-Dec.
Background materials, 1981 Nov.-Dec.
General. "International Safeguards System Effectiveness Evaluation" study performed for the NRC by Lawrence Livermore Lab, 1982 April-Oct.
Jan.-Feb. Includes a copy of S. 1196, "International Security and Development Cooperation Act of 1981"
Hearings. House Foreign Affairs Committee, Bingham/Bonker Subcommittee and Zablocki Subcommittee, March 3 and 18
April-July. IAEA Annual Report, May
Sept. IAEA conference, Sept.
1983 Jan.-1984 Feb.
Legislation, United States
1976 Feb.-1980 May
Amendments, 1975 Oct.-1977 Jan.
S. 1439, "Export Reorganization Act of 1976" and H.R. 15419, "Nuclear Explosive Proliferation Control Act of 1976"
General. Letters, bills, resolutions
1975 April-1976 June. Glenn/Percy Committee hearings, 1976 Jan. l9, 20, 29
1976 Sept.-1977 Jan.
S. 897, "Nuclear Non-Proliferation Act of 1977/1978" and S. 1432, "Nuclear Non-Proliferation Policy Act of 1977/1978"
General. Letters, bills, notes, clippings, memoranda
1977 April-1978 Feb.
1978 Feb.-1979 Oct.
1977 May. Includes Glenn/Percy Committee, May 6
1977 June. Senate Foreign Relations Committee, June 8 and 15; Church/Domenici Committee, June 10
1977 June-Sept. Church/Domenici Committee, Sept. 13-14
1979. Udall Committee, July 26
H.R. 4409, 1977 March-1978 Feb. H.R. version of S. 897
H.R. 6032 and H.R. 6318. Legislation to strengthen the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Act of 1978. Primarily Zablocki and Bingham/Bonker Committee hearings, 1982 Aug. 10, Sept. 8-9
Plumbat incident. Relates to a book entitled, Operation Uranium Ship, about the disappearance (in 1968) of 200 tons of uranium while en route from West Germany to Italy, 1977 April-1979 March
Canada. Speech transcripts relating to TMI, 1979
China, People's Republic of. Trip materials, 1983 May. Memorandum and State Department briefing book.
Egypt. Materials relating to Dr. Gilinksy's trip, 1977 Sept.-Oct. Reports, statements, clipping, chart, memoranda, letters, miscellaneous administrative material, 1976-1977
France. Trip materials
1978 ca. Sept.
Windscale (reprocessing plant). Includes material relating to radiation releases and the fire of 1957
"The Windscale Inquiry". Report by the Honorable Mr. Justice Parker for the Secretary of State for the Environment, 1978 Jan.
India. Predominantly relating to the Tarapur nuclear plant
Clippings (collected by Dr. Gilinksy's office), 1973-1983 July
1981 Feb.-1984 Feb.
Agreements for cooperation, 1956 March-1980 Feb.
Bomb explosion, 1974 May-1978 April
Energy plans, 1956-1975
General (notebook), 1965 April-1980 March. Relates to the fueling schedule for the Tarapur reactor
General. Summary page. NOTE: The prefix "XSNM" refers to the export of special nuclear materials (SNM), primarily fuel, and "XSCOM" to reactor components
XSNM-726. 1975 Sept. 23
XSNM-805. 1976 March-Aug.
NRC hearings, 1976 March-Aug.
Opinion, 1976 April 5-May 4
General, 1975 Dec.-1977 July
NRC Hearings, 1976 July
Opinion, 1977 June 28
General. Notebook, 1978 July-1979 Jan.
1976 May-1978 June
1978 June-1979 March
Hearings, Congressional, 1978
May 23, House Committee on Foreign Affairs
May 24, Senate Committee on Foreign Relations
June 6, House Committee on Foreign Affairs
XSNM-1060/1222, 1978 April 25
Commissioners Gilinsky and Bradford
Commissioners Gilinsky and Bradford (Contd.)
XSNM-1222, 1979 March 23
Commissioners Gilinsky and Bradford
Miscellaneous licensing actions (XSNM-1379, XSNM-1569, XSCOM-0240, XSCOM-0250, XSCOM-0376, XSCOM-0381, XSCOM-0395)
1978 Oct.-1979 Oct.
1980 Jan.-1984 May
Hearing, Senate Committees on Foreign Relations (Frank Church, Chairman) and Governmental Affairs (Abraham Ribicoff, Chairman), 1980 June 18. Primarily background materials
Opinion (XSNM-1379), 1980 May 16
Heavy water, 1955 Oct.-1980 Dec.
Legal research. Cases apparently related to intervenor status, 1970 March-1975 June
Israel. Relates primarily to the Israeli raid on an Iraqi reactor, 1977-1981 June
Japan. Relates primarily to Dr. Gilinsky's trip (1977 March), including extensive background material
1976 April-1977 March
1977 March-1981 Nov. The material from 1981 focuses primarily on the Tokai Mura reprocessing facility, including Bingham/Bonker Committee hearings, Oct. 29 and Nov. 4
Korea. Safeguards analysis, 1982
Philippines. Relates to reactor export issues such as the quality assurance program, and a proposed location near areas of volcanic and seismic activity
1980 May-1981 May
South Africa. Relates to fuel exports
1976 July-1977 April
Soviet Union. Primarily material on 1958 accident; also fuel sales, 1979 Aug.-1982 Oct.
General, 1972 Jan.-1979 Nov.
Export licensing, 1975 Oct.-1979 Nov.
General, 1976 May-1978 April
ASCO II nuclear power plant
General, 1975 Sept.-1978 March
Commissioner Gilinsky. Drafts and notes
Commissioner Gilinsky. Drafts and notes (contd.)
Valdecaballeros nuclear power plant, 1976 June-1977 May
Sweden. Summary of meeting with T. Westermark relating to underground siting, 1978
Taiwan, 1978 Jan.-1984 Feb.
1976 July-1977 Feb.
NUCLEAR REACTOR OPERATION, 1974-1984
General. NRC report and testimony transcript, 1982
Backfitting. Policy development, 1979 Dec.-1984 July
Decommissioning, 1978 Jan.-1984 June
Design and construction
General, 1976-1982. Includes EPRI report, "Human Factors Review of Nuclear Power Plant Control Room Design," 1976 Nov.; also includes materials relating to construction standards in Great Britain
Design standardization, 1979 Sept.-1983 Jan.
Quality Assurance Program
1978 Sept. Includes GAO report to Congress
1981 Oct.-1984 March. Includes Udall Committee hearing, 1981 Nov. 19; NRC report to Congress (draft), 1984 March
1984 April-June. NRC report to Congress (final), April
Inspection and enforcement program. NOTE: This heading refers to routine inspection and assessment programs in addition to fines and enforcement procedures. Inclusion in this category may refer to allegations or investigations, but does not necessarily imply negligence or wrong-doing.
General. Primarily policy-making
1980 May-1984 Feb.
General, 1982 Dec.-1984 March. Relates to the rights of those under investigation, complaints, and procedures during concurrent criminal investigations; also includes composite reports for specific plants
Resident Inspector program, 1981 May-1983 March. Includes a NRC report to Congress, 1983 March
Systematic Assessment of Licensee Performance (SALP) program. Includes reports on specific plants
1979 Jan.-1980 Feb.
1980 Sept.-1981 Nov.
Automation Industries (alleged radiation exposure)
1981 Feb.-1981 July
1981 Aug.-1983 June
Combustion Engineering (alleged falsification of test certificates), 1983 Aug.
Eveleth Expansion Company (alleged employee over-exposure), 1982 Feb.
George Washington University Medical Center (alleged inadequacy of radiation safety program), 1983 Sept.
Hayward-Tyler (alleged problems with pumps)
1982 Jan.-March. Includes investigation report
1982 March 23-April 7. Briefing materials and material relating to Ottinger/Markey Committee hearings, April 6-7
1982 May-1983 Jan. Includes Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request, April; investigation report, Dec.; request for information by Rep. Markey, Jan.
1983 March-1984 Jan. Ottinger/Markey Committee hearings, June 20
Nuclear Metals, Inc. (alleged employee radiation exposure), 1983 Sept.
Pharmaco Nuclear Inc. (alleged falsification of records), 1983 March-May
Ray Miller, Inc. (alleged fraudulent machine parts), 1983 Jan.-Aug.
Reuter-Stokes, Inc. (alleged falsification of records), 1982 May
Rockbestos, Inc. (alleged falsification of records), 1982 May-July
Shelwell Service, Inc. (alleged employee contamination), 1983 Sept.
Stepan Chemical Co. (alleged radioactive thorium burial), 1980 Nov.-1982 Nov.
Transamerica-Delaval Inc. (TDI) (alleged generator problems)
1983 Aug.-1984 Feb. Includes lengthy informational memoranda, 1983 Nov. and 1984 Jan.; meeting report, 1984 Feb.
1984 Feb.-1984 March. Includes meeting transcripts, the TDI Owners Group "Program Plan", and a "Component Tracking System" program applied initially to the Shoreham plant (SEE ALSO: Reactors/Shoreham), but designed for all nuclear power plants which use TDI generators; also includes an inspection report, 1979 March
1984 March-April. Shoreham Component Tracking System (contd.)
General, 1973-1982. Primarily reports and speech transcripts. Includes a memorandum on breeder reactors, 1976; a report prepared for the NRC (Dr. Gilinsky) by the Pan Heuristics company entitled, "Proliferation and Plutonium Mines," 1978-1979; and material on the International Nuclear Fuel Cycle Evaluation (INFCE), 1980
"S-3". Relates to efforts by the NRC to evaluate the cost-benefit impact of the fuel cycle over the projected lifetime operation of a light-water nuclear reactor. These values, presented in a table designated "S-3", were later found to be inadequate in the areas of reprocessing and waste management, leading to the re-evaluation effort documented in these materials
1977 May-1978 Jan.
1978 Jan. 31-1978 Nov. 16
1978 Nov. 16-1979 July 27. Final fuel cycle rule, July 27
1979 July 27 Final rule (contd.)
Enrichment. Reports and information on the laser enrichment procedures, 1979 and 1983
Mining and milling
1978 April-June. Dingell Committee hearings, June 19-20
1979 Jan.-1981 Sept. Material relating to the mill tailings dam failure in Church Rock, New Mexico, Udall Committee hearings, 1979 Oct. 22; petition by Kerr-McGee, Inc. for review of NRC uranium mill licensing regulations, 1981 Sept.
1982 March-1983 April. Includes hearings by the H.R., Armed Services Committee, Procurement and Military Strategy Subcommittee (Samuel S. Stratton, Chairman), 1982 Aug. 16-18
1983 April-Dec. EPA report, April; Kerr-McGee case
General. Relates predominantly to the development of a consistent federal waste management policy, with emphasis on the need for permanent high-level waste storage facilities
1977 Feb.-July. Relates primarily to spent fuel storage; includes an American Physical Society report
1977 Aug.-1978 May. Includes comparative material on waste management in other countries, March-April; DOE report, Feb.
1978 June-Aug. Includes Glenn/Percy Committee hearings, July 25-27; materials on the Interagency Group on Nuclear Waste Management, July
1978 Sept.-1979 Jan. Includes a DOE draft Environmental Impact Statement report, Sept.; and an Interagency Review Group on Nuclear Waste Management report, "Subgroup Report on Alternative Technical Strategies for the Isolation of Nuclear Waste," Oct.
1979 Jan.-March. Udall Committee hearing, Jan. 25
1979 March-May 9. Includes materials on spent fuel management; staff report, March 22; hearings of the Glenn/Percy Committee, March 13-14, the Dingell Committee, Feb. 28, and the House Foreign Affairs Committee, May 3
1979 May 10-Sept. Includes hearing of the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources (Henry M. Jackson, Chairman), May 10; information on the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant in New Mexico, Aug. 1; Hart/Simpson Committee hearing, Sept. 13
1979 Oct.-1980 Jan. House Committee on Science and Technology, Subcommittee on Energy Research and Production (Mike McCormack, Chairman; hereafter referred to as the McCormack Committee) hearing, Nov. 7
1980 Feb.-May. Hart/Simpson Committee hearing, Jan. 23; Glenn/Percy Committee hearing, Feb. 13; McCormack Committee hearing May 29; Udall hearings March 18 and May 12; DOE report, "Final Environmental Impact Statement: U.S. Spent Fuel Policy," Vols. 1-2), 1980 May
1980 May-July 25. DOE report, Vols. 3-5; Nuclear Waste Management Forum report, June
1980 July 25-Sept. Dingell Committee hearings, July 25; Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry, Subcommittee on Rural Development hearing, Aug. 26
1980 Sept.-1981 March. Visit to Hanford, Washington, Oct. 7; "Report of the Working Group on the Proposed Rulemaking on the Storage and Disposal of Nuclear Wastes," Jan. 29
1981 March-Sept. Includes comments on NRC Waste Confidence proceedings by interested groups, March; and materials relating to the proposed National Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1981; Udall Committee hearings, June 23, 25 and July 9
1981 Sept.-Dec. 11 Includes a draft report by the Office of Technology Assessment, ca. Dec.
1981 Dec. 21-1982 Jan. 8. Includes extensive briefing materials for the Waste Confidence proceedings, Dec. 21; many summary documents, notes and tables which describe various legislative proposals; materials generated by the Nuclear Assurance Corp.; Waste Confidence proceedings, Jan. 8
1982 Jan. 11-April. Includes material relating to the proposed Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982
1982 May-June 15
Hearings. Primarily Ottinger/Markey Committee hearings, June 8 and 10
1982 June 17-Sept. Udall Committee hearings, June 17
1982 Sept.-Nov. Versions of H.R. 7187 and H.R. 3809 (version eventually passed); draft versions of Commission Waste Confidence Decision
1982 Dec.-1983 Feb. Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982 passed, Dec. 20; additional drafts of Waste Confidence Decision
1983 March-July. Relates to Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982. Church/Domenici Committee hearings, May 2, Udall Committee hearings, May 26; additional drafts of Waste Confidence Decision
1983 Sept.-1984 March. Additional Waste Confidence Decision drafts and a DOE report on the proceedings of a waste management meeting
Reprocessing. SEE ALSO: INTERNATIONAL REGULATION AND EXPORT LICENSING/General/General (non-proliferation and plutonium)
General, 1975-1983. Includes a report by Oak Ridge Laboratory, "Simple Quick Processing Plant," a related NRC review report and an inquiry from Senator Glenn, 1977 Aug.-1978 Jan.
CIVEX. Reports, correspondence and memoranda relating to an alternative reprocessing method developed by EPRI, 1978
GEMSO (Generic Environmental Impact Statement on Mixed Oxide Fuel), 1980 May-1981 Nov.
Security. SEE: NUCLEAR REACTOR SAFETY AND RESEARCH/Security/Fuel
General. Temporary storage, 1977 Sept.-1983 April
Sheffield disposal site
1977 Dec.-1979 March
West Valley disposal site, 1981 Sept.-1982 June
1980 April-Dec. NRC report on licensing procedures
1981 Jan.-June. Licensing procedures
1981 June-1984 Jan. Briefing material for a meeting relating to DOE siting guidelines
1984 March-June. Background materials (?) for a trip to Palo Verde, Arizona
Transportation, 1980 Oct.-1982 Oct.
General. Relates to requirements for senior managers and financial qualifications review, 1983 May-1984 March
Institute of Nuclear Power Operations (INPO)
1980-1984 Jan. Largely workshop materials and materials evidently collected in response to a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request
1984 Jan. FOIA request (contd.)
Navy procedures, 1979 July-1980 Feb.
Operator training and licensing
1974 Feb.-1979 May. Includes a report contracted by the NRC from the Engineering Research Institute, Nuclear Safety Research Group (University of Iowa), entitled, "Evaluation of Gross Operator Error Rates Based on Past Experiences in Commerical Nuclear Reactors," 1978 Oct; also includes a testimony transcript with cover letter from Admiral Hyman Rickover 1980 Jan.-Nov. Includes operator exams, ca. 1979 May
1979 June-1981 June. Gilinsky drafts of proposed rule for operator qualifications, 1981 May
1981 June-1982 June. Includes a report by General Physics Corp., "Program Plan: Task Analysis of Nuclear Power Plant Control Room Crews", with cover memorandum, 1982 June
1982 July-1984 March. Includes OIA report, "Review of Reactor Operator Licensing," 1983 April, and a NRC report on drug and alcohol abuse, (NUREG/CR-3196), 1983 July
1984 March-June. Includes material concerning policymaking for senior managers and reactor operator examinations
Security. Access authorization ("Insider Rule") and substance abuse problems, 1983 Jan.-1984 June. SEE ALSO: NUCLEAR SAFETY AND RESEARCH/Security
1978 Oct.-1979 Nov.
1980 Jan.-1984 June
Sandia Labs. Report entitled, "Technical Criteria for Siting Criteria Development"
Draft, 1982 April
Final, 1982 July
Related material. Includes two reports by David Strip, "Estimates of the Financial Consequences of a Nuclear Power Reactor Accident" and "Analysis of a Proposed One Thousand Dollar per Man-REM Cost Effectiveness Criterion," ca. 1982 Sept.-Oct.; NRC press conference, 1982 Nov. 1; material relating to a trip to Sandia Labs by Dr. Gilinsky, 1984 Jan.-Feb.
Offshore sites (floating nuclear power stations)
1978 Nov.-1982 June
1982 Aug.-1983 March
General. Includes reports about earthquake damage prediction and safety assessment
1976 May-1982 Nov.
Union of Concerned Scientists petition, 1979 March-1980 March
Large-scale shut-down, 1979 Feb. 13. Operations at five reactors were suspended because it was discovered that the computer codes used to calculate stresses on piping were in error
1979 March 13-19. Hart Committee hearings, March 16
1979 March-Oct. Udall Committee hearings, March 19
Beaver Valley, 1979 March-Aug.
Fitzpatrick, 1979 March-Aug.
Maine Yankee, 1979 March-July
Surry (1 & 2), 1979 March-Aug.
NUCLEAR REACTOR SAFETY AND RESEARCH, 1957-1984
Agreement States Program. Relates to states' participation in regulatory procedures, radiation safety and fuel cycle programs
General. Relates to Udall Committee hearings, 1979 July 19
Commissioner Gilinsky. Drafts and comments
1979 July-1982 July
Emergency planning and procedures
1978 July-1979 May. National emergency exercise held 1979 May 30-31
1979 Aug.-Nov. Hearings of the Moffett Committee, 1979 Nov. 1
1979 Dec.-1980 June
1980 June-1981 March. Includes a staff report on finalization of emergency planning rule, June 3
1981 Dec.-1982 July
1983 Jan.-July. Hart/Simpson Committee hearings, April 15; Ottinger/Markey Committee hearings, July 8
1983 Aug.-1984 April. Ottinger/Markey Committee hearings, Aug. 2
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
General, 1979 Oct.-1981 March. Includes a report entitled, "State Radiological Emergency Planning and Preparedness in Support of Commercial Nuclear Power Plants"
Emergency Mobilization Preparedness Board. Action Plan (second draft), 1982 Dec.
Incident Response Plan
1980 Jan.-1982 Jan.
1982 March-1983 Feb.
Emergency Operations Facility (EOF), 1979 Oct.-1983 Aug.
Information and communication systems
General. Reports to Congress, 1980 Sept.
Accident Briefing Book, 1982 Dec. Collection of light-water reactor diagrams to be used in explaining problems to the public
Emergency Notification System (ENS). Communication system, includes AT&T proposal, 1979 April-1980 July
Nuclear Data Link. Proposal by Sandia Labs, 1980 April
Nuclear Safety Analysis Center. EPRI proposal, 1980 June
Health and environmental issues. SEE ALSO: NRC TMI INVESTIGATIONS/Radiation effects
General. Includes reports comparing the relative safety of nuclear and other energy sources
1975 April-1977 Feb.
1977 March-1979 Nov.
Environment. Relates to the Clean Air Act of 1977, indoor radon, and environmental quality policy-making, 1976 Sept.-1984 Jan.
1978 May-1980 Feb.
1980 March-1983 June
Research and policy development
1964 Feb.-1982 May. Includes an NRC report, "Standard Format and Content of Safety Analysis Reports for Nuclear Power Plants," 1978 Nov.; information on Lawrence Livermore Laboratory, 1982 May
1982 May-1983 Sept. Hearing of the House Committee on Science and Technology, Subcommittee on Energy Research and Production (Marilyn L. Bouquard, Chairman), 1982 June 15
Accident liability. Price Anderson Act, 1975 Aug.-1983 June
1978 Dec.-1982 Feb.
Committee to Review Generic Requirements. Meetings
1981 Nov.-1982 Dec.
1983 Feb.-1984 Jan.
General. Reports. SEE ALSO: NUCLEAR REACTOR OPERATION/Siting/General/Sandia Labs
1957 March. "Theoretical Possibilities and Consequences of Major Accidents in Large Nuclear Power Plants" (WASH-740)
1975 Oct. "Reactor Safety Study: An Assessment of Accident Risks in U.S. Commercial Nuclear Power Plants" (WASH-1400) (Rasmussen Report)
1978 Sept. "Risk Assessment Review Group Report to the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission" (NUREG/CR-0400) (Lewis Report)
1979 April. National Academy of Sciences, "Risks Associated with Nuclear Power: A Critical Review of the Literature"
1972 Aug.-1976 Sept.
1976 Oct.-1978 Oct. Lewis report to Congressman Udall, 1978 Sept.
1978 Nov.-1979 Feb. Development of NRC statement on Lewis report, with media reports
1979 Feb.-1982 Jan. Udall Committee hearing, 1979 Feb. 26; comments on Lewis report; also includes material relating to radiation releases during reactor accidents, 1981 July-Oct.
Safety classification. Relates to the distinction between "important-to-safety" and "safety-related" factors, 1983 Nov.-1984 June
Safety Goals policy
1980 Oct.-1982 June
1982 June-1983 Jan. Includes EPRI report, 1982 Dec.
Severe Accident Research Plan (SARP). Includes industry reports relating to a core meltdown accident scenario
1981 Nov.-1982 Aug.
1982 Aug.-1983 July
Systematic Evaluation Program (SEP). Relates to a program of reassessment of older reactors, 1979 Dec.-1983 March. Includes Udall hearing, 1981 Feb. 27
Specific real or potential problems
General, 1975 April-1984 Feb.
High temperature gas reactors (HTGR), 1978 Dec.-1984 Feb.
Anticipated Transient without Scram (ATWS)
1980 Sept.-1983 Aug.
1983 Sept.-1984 June
Cladding, 1980 Oct.-Nov.
Containment. Relates to controversy surrounding pressure containment systems
1972 Sept.-1980 Aug.
1981 Jan.-1982 July
Control systems. Relates to safety implications of potential failures, 1976 Dec.-1981 May
Core cooling and degradation. Includes material on loss-of-fluid transients (LOFT)
1976 April-1979 Sept.
1979 Oct.-1981 March
Electrical safeguards (includes fire protection). Equipment Qualification Rule relating to environmental qualification of electrical components
1977 June-1980 Feb.
1981 Jan.-1982 May
1982 June-1983 April
Hydrogen control. Relates primarily to the explosive resistance of ice containment systems such as those at Sequoyah and D.C. Cook nuclear power plants
1980 Sept.-1983 June. Includes report by Bechtel Power Corp. relating to the Pilgrim 2 plant, "Evaluation of Hydrogen Combustibility and Control under Degraded Core Conditions," 1980 Dec. 3
Piping systems, 1975 Feb.-1984 March. Primarily relates to intergranular stress corrosion cracking (IGSCC); five reactors shut down, 1983 July 14
1975 Feb.-1983 Nov.
1983 Dec.-1984 March
Pressurized Thermal Shock (PTS)
1980 May-1982 May. Includes undated notes, outline and a typescript report
1982 May-1983 July
Steam generators. Tube ruptures and turbine cracks, 1980 Feb.-1983 March
Relief and safety valves. Includes power-operated relief valves (PORV), implicated in the TMI-2 accident
1981 March-1983 April
1983 April-1984 April
General, 1978 March-April. Relates to an offer of sale to Westinghouse of uranium-235 and a subsequent FBI investigation
ERDA-NRC Task Force. Formed 1976 March, to develop safeguards at nuclear fuel cycle facilities processing strategic quantities of weapons-usable special nuclear materials (SSNM)
1976 Sept.-Dec. Task force report, Nov. 23
1976 Dec.-1977 Jan.
Integrated Safeguard Information System (ISIS), Relates to a proposal for a system for material accounting, 1982 March-1983 June
Materials-Unaccounted-for (MUF). Relates to inventories of SSNM, 1974 Dec.-1982 July
Safeguards Upgrade Rule. Task Force on NRC Safeguards Policy established, 1979 Jan. 26
1977 Dec.-1978 April
1978 April-1979 June
Terrorism and sabotage
General, 1971 Sept.-1984 Jan.
Glenn/Percy Committee hearings, and subsequent anti-terrorism legislation (H.R. 13225, H.R. 13283, S. 2236)
1978 Jan.-1979 March. Gilinsky testimony, March 23
REACTOR SITES, 1974-1984
General. Primarily relates to the proposed conversion from the use of high-enriched uranium to low-enriched uranium fuel in research reactors
General, 1977 Sept.-1984 June
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), 1982 March-1984 Jan.
Correspondence, 1981 Feb.-1984 June. Includes academics, industry and government officials, and U.S. Congress
Meeting materials. Transcripts, reports, notes and letters
1983 Dec. 19
1984 Jan. 27
1980 Aug. IAEA, "Research Reactor Core Conversion from the Use of Highly Enriched Uranium to the Use of Low Enriched Uranium Fuels Guidebook"
1983 Sept. "Converting Reactors at Academic Institutions from HEU to LEU". Prepared by Gerald Pollack for Dr. Gilinsky. Includes memoranda, letters, notes, charts, other miscellany
1983 Nov. LEU (Low Enrichment Uranium) Study Group report. Draft and final copy
General. Notebook, 1977-1979
1974-1982. Construction cancelled, 1981 Aug.
Big Rock Point (Michigan)
1980-1981. Relates to spent fuel pool storage expansion
1982-1983. Relates to spent fuel pool storage and emergency procedures
Browns Ferry (Alabama)
1975 March-1982 May. Includes material relating to the 1975 fire and subsequent fire protection violations
1982 May-1984 Feb. Relates to low level waste storage, and a transient event, 1984 Feb. 14
Brunswick (North Carolina). Relates to investigation and enforcement action
General. Notebook, 1980 Sept.-1982 Nov.
1982 April-1983 March
1983 May and Nov.
1981 June-1984 Jan. Atomic Safety and Licensing Board (ASLB) denial of operating license due to quality assurance deficiencies, 1984 Jan. 13
1984 Feb.-April. Inspection report, 1984 Feb.
Callaway (Missouri), 1984 May
Catawba (North Carolina)
1982 Dec.-1983 Nov. Site visit, 1983 Sept.
1983 Nov.-1984 May. TDI generator problems, 1984 Feb.; review of NRC handling of allegations, 1984 May
Clinch River (Tennessee)
General. Notebook, 1976 Aug.-Nov.
General. Notebook (contd.)
1976 July-1977 Feb. Environmental report (NUREG 0139), 1977 Feb.
1977 July-1981 Dec. Hart/Simpson Committee hearing, 1977 July 11; Dingell Committee hearing, 1981 July 21
1981 Dec. Primarily reports to support DOE exemption request to begin site preparation, 1981 Dec.
1981 Dec.-1982 Jan. DOE reports and submissions from other interested parties
1982 Feb-June. Request denied, March
1982 July 1-28. Second DOE exemption request submitted; NRC environmental report (draft of NUREG 0139, Supplement 1)
1982 July 29-Aug. Consideration of second DOE exemption request
1982 Aug.-Nov. Investigation of allegations; NRC environmental reports (NUREG 0139, Supplement 1, Vols. 1-2); second DOE request granted Aug. 17
1982 Dec.-1983 April. Limited Work Authorization decision, 1983 Feb.
1983 May-1984 March. NRC safety report, 1983 May; Congress declines to continue funding, 1983 Oct.; Los Alamos report on accident potential, 1984 March
Comanche Peak (Texas). Relates to intra-agency controversy over investigations of the facility
1982 Aug.-1983 Oct.
1983 Oct.-1984 March
Cooper (Nebraska), 1982 Jan.-1983 Feb. Investigation and enforcement action
Crystal River (Florida), 1979 May-1980 March. Transient event, 1980 Feb. 26. SEE ALSO: NRC TMI Investigations/ Babcock & Wilcox/Reports
1979 May-1980 March
1980 March-1983 March
D.C. Cook (Michigan), 1981 Sept.-1984 April. Investigations (NRC and the Department of Justice), NRC investigation report, 1983 Feb.
Davis Besse (Ohio), 1983 Oct.-1984 March. Transient event, 1984 March 2. SEE ALSO: NRC TMI INVESTIGATIONS/Babcock & Wilcox/General
Diablo Canyon (California). Relates to seismic problems, construction reevaluation and safety studies. Reports, briefs, transcripts, correspondence, memoranda, clippings
1978 Nov. Pacific Gas and Electric Company-sponsored (PG&E) report, "Seismic Evaluation for Postulated 7.5 M Hosgri Earthquake"
1978 Nov. Pacific Gas and Electric Company-sponsored (PG&E) report, "Seismic Evaluation for Postulated 7.5 M Hosgri Earthquake" (contd.)
1978 Nov. Pacific Gas and Electric Company-sponsored (PG&E) report, "Seismic Evaluation for Postulated 7.5 M Hosgri Earthquake" (contd.)
1979 Dec.-1981 Feb. Notebook relating to approval for fuel loading and low power testing
1981 March-Aug. Atomic Safety and Licensing Review Appeal Board endorsement of seismic design specifications (ALAB-644), June 16; site visit, July 10; low power testing approved, July 17
1981 Aug.-Sept. PG&E notifies NRC of potential problems in the seismic analysis of systems and equipment, Sept. 28 (includes extensive reports on technical specifications)
1981 Sept. Includes reports on technical specifications
1981 Sept.-Oct. Relates to the re-evaluation of seismic design criteria, and whether these criteria (assuming they were correct) were properly applied in the case of Diablo Canyon
1981 Oct.-Nov. Seismic design re-evaluation
1981 Nov. Fuel loading and low power testing approval rescinded, Nov. 19; enforcement action considered
1981 Dec. PG&E letter to the NRC describing commission of an independent seismic verification review study from R.L. Cloud Assoc., Inc. (Cloud study), Dec. 4
1981 Dec.-1982 Jan. Continuing review of ALAB-644, Dec. 18; investigation into the degree of involvement of PG&E in the Cloud study reports
1982 Jan. NRC "Inspection Report of 'Preliminary Report, Seismic Verification Program' at Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant, Units 1 and 2" Draft
1982 Feb. NRC "Inspection Report of 'Preliminary Report, Seismic Verification Program' at Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant, Units 1 and 2". Final report
1982 Feb.-March. Includes statement by Dr. Gilinsky relating to the failure of the NRC to impose penalties for material false statements made by PG&E about the degree of independence of the Cloud study, Feb. 26
1982 March-April. Continuing review of Cloud study; decision by the NRC to assign the Independent Design Verification Program (IDVP) to Teledyne Engineering Services, March 4; statement by Dr. Gilinksy on Commission review of ALAB-644, March 18; Bechtel Power Corp. hired by PG&E to assume the engineering management of Diablo Canyon, March 22
1982 April-June. Includes IDVP reports
1982 June-Aug. Includes IDVP reports
1982 Aug.-Sept. Primarily IDVP reports
1982 Sept.-Oct. IDVP reports; PG&E final report on Phase I of its study, Oct. 1
1982 Nov. Primarily IDVP reports
1982 Dec.-1983 Jan. Primarily IDVP reports
1983 Jan.-March. Primarily IDVP reports
1983 March-April. IDVP reports; Udall Committee hearing, March 8
1983 April-May. Primarily IDVP reports
1983 May-June. Includes IDVP reports
1983 June. Numerous interim technical reports; first installments of Independent Design Verification Program final report, May 2
1983 June-July. Primarily IDVP reports
1983 July-Aug. Primarily IDVP reports
1983 Aug. Primarily IDVP reports
1983 Aug.-Sept. Primarily IDVP reports
1983 Sept. Primarily IDVP reports
1983 Sept.-Oct. Primarily IDVP reports
1983 Oct. Primarily IDVP reports
1983 Oct. IDVP reports; discussion relating to lifting the license suspension; includes information on the "tau effect" (seismic safety factor)
1983 Oct. IDVP reports; hearings, Oct. 28
1983 Nov.-Dec. Fuel loading approval granted, Nov. 8; includes a statement by Dr. Gilinsky
1983 Dec.-1984 Feb. NRC Safety Evaluation Report (SER), Supplement, relating to allegations, Dec. 23; IDVP reports
1984 Feb. Includes material relating to the Quality Assurance program of Pullman Power Products and therefore the structural integrity of pipe welds, supports and restraints; Udall Committee hearing, Feb. 24
1984 March. Issues related to approval of low power testing, primarily continuing construction allegations and insufficient operator training and experience
1984 March. Inspection reports relating to continuing allegations and low power testing
1984 March-April. Inspection reports; "Table of Allegations Status", March 9; Gilinsky opinion, March 27; negative NRC inspection report presented by Isa Yin, March 26 meeting, and written report under April 3 cover memorandum
1984 April. Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards (ACRS) meeting, April 6; low power approval, April 13
1984 April-May. Relates to emergency planning for earthquakes; includes transcript of a meeting between the NRC and PG&E about piping and piping support problems, May 9; enforcement action proposed, May 17
1984 May-June. IDVP report; Udall Committee hearings, June 14
1984 June. Includes further allegations
Dresden (Illinois). Relates to decontamination and other penalties and problems, 1980 Sept.-1983 March
Erwin (Tennessee). Naval nuclear fuel manufacturing plant; relates to material accountability and security
Farley (Alabama). Relates to fuel loading and low power operating license proceedings
1980 Sept.-1983 Aug.
Fitzpatrick (New York). Relates to allegations by the Union of Concerned Scientists regarding pipe supports, 1983 Sept. SEE ALSO: NUCLEAR REACTOR OPERATION/Siting/ Seismic issues/Large scale shutdown
Fort St. Vrain (Colorado), 1978-1984. Release of radioactivity, 1978 Jan. 23; reactor scram, 1981 MAY 13
Ginna (New York)
1982 Jan.-May. Steam generator tube rupture, 1982 Jan. 25
1982 May-1983 Oct. NRC reports on the accident and restart proceedings
Grand Gulf (Mississippi)
1981 May-1982 Dec. Primarily construction and technical specifications; report on technical specifications, June 1982; site visit report and fuel loading and low power approval, 1982 June 16
1983 Feb.-Dec. Safety Evaluation Report, 1983 May
1984 Jan.-March. Relates primarily to amendments to technical specifications; includes computer printout and NRC status report of incidents at the plant, 1984 Feb.; continuing concerns about poor SALP ratings, errors in technical specifications, and operator inexperience; NRC meeting/status report, Feb. 29
1984 April. NRC meeting/technical specifications review, April 4
1984 April-May. Technical specifications review report submitted by Mississippi Power and Light, April 19; order restricting operation, April 24; letter/report to Rep. Edward Markey responding to his inquiry about problems with the plant, ca. May 4; order for inspection of TDI diesel generators, May 25
1984 June. Investigation report
Humboldt Bay (California), 1982 Sept.-Nov.
Indian Point (New York). Relates generally to the re-evaluation of environmental and emergency contingencies due to the location of this reactor in a high-density population area, 1979 Dec.-1980 Dec.
Major Commission Decisions, 1980 May-1982 Sept.
Review of ALAB-399
1977 Oct.-1979 Jan.
Review of Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) petition to revoke provisional operating license
1979 Dec.-1980 Feb.
1980 April-1981 May
1977 Sept.-1980 June. Report on effects of New York City blackout, 1977 Sept.; New York State Legislature Committee hearings, 1979 May; NRC Task Force report on interim operation, 1980 June 12
1980 July-Dec. UCS petition denied, July 15; reactor trip and major leakage into containment facility, 1980 Oct. 17
1980 Dec.-1982 June. Investigation report, 1980 Dec. 10; Moffett Committee hearings, 1981 March 5; review of emergency preparedness plans, 1981 April; first emergency exercise, 1982 March 3
1982 June-Aug. FEMA report, Aug. 2; Ottinger/Markey Committee hearings, Aug. 16
1982 Aug.-Sept. Review of New York Port Authority safety study by Sandia Laboratories, Aug. 25
1982 Sept.-Dec. Ottinger/Markey Committee hearings, Sept. 24 and Oct. 1
1982 Dec.-1983 March. Ottinger/Markey Committee hearing, March 1
1983 March-May. Second full-scale emergency exercise, 1983 March 9; Federal Emergency Management Agency report, April 15; New York Port Authority report, May 3
1983 May. NRC threatens to shut down the reactor if deficiencies are not corrected, May 5; oral presentations, May 26; New York State Disaster Preparedness Commission report, May 27
1983 May-Oct. Shut down averted, June 10
1983 Oct.-1984 April. ASLB report, 1983 Oct. 23; FEMA evaluation of ASLB report, 1984 Feb.; summary of ASLB report and responses, March
Kewaunee (Wisconsin), 1979 Jan.-Feb. Control rod malfunction, Jan. 10
Lacrosse (Wisconsin), 1981 May. Preliminary notification report relating to modifications of the containment structure
La Salle (Illinois)
General. Safety Evaluation Report with Supplements, 1981 March-1983 Dec.
1981 May-1982 June
1982 July. NRC investigation report, July 21; Government Accountability Project (GAP) report on allegations relating to the Zack Company (subcontractor for heating, ventilating and air conditioning equipment), 1982 July 27
1982 Aug.-1984 March. Continuing quality assurance and safety inspections prior to full power decision, 1984 Feb.-March
1980 Dec.-1983 Sept. Site visit, 1981 April 16
1983 Oct.-1984 April. ACRS meeting transcript relating to emergency planning, 1983 Oct. 13; quality assurance allegations concerning welds
Maine Yankee (Maine), 1983 March-1984 April. Relates primarily to emergency planning. SEE ALSO: NUCLEAR REACTOR OPERATION/Siting/Seismic issues/Large scale shutdown
Marble Hill (Indiana)
1978 March. Relates to water discharge into the Ohio River
1978 April-1982 Jan.. Construction permit granted, 1978 April; shutdown due to quality assurance and managerial deficiences, 1979 Aug.
McGuire (North Carolina)
1980 Aug.-1981 Jan. Notebook
1981 May-1983 May. NRC SER report, 1981 Jan.; ASLB authorizes operating license, 1981 May; briefing on full power license, May 27; full power approved, May 31
1983 May. Briefing materials
1981 Feb.-1983 March. Quality assurance problems and issues relating to the contruction of this plant on inadequately-consolidated fill soil; SER, 1982 Oct.
1983 April-June. Operating license hearing transcripts, June 1-3
1983 June. Operating license hearing transcripts (contd.), June 4-10
1983 June-July. Udall Committee hearing, June 16
1983 Aug.-1984 April. Continuing allegations and inspections
Nine Mile Point (New York), 1980 Nov.-1983 Oct. Inspection report, 1980 Nov.; enforcement actions, 1981 March 20 and Sept.4, 1983 April 26 and Oct. 7
1975 June-1979 Dec. Enforcement action for construction violations, 1976 Dec.; allegations against the utility company (VEPCO) and the NRC relating to the construction of the plant on an earthquake fault, 1977 Sept.-Oct.; Hart/Simpson Committee hearing, 1977 Oct. 13; reactor trip and radiation release incident, 1979 Sept. 25
1980 Jan.-1983 Oct. SER, 1980 Aug.; full power license granted, 1980 Aug. 31
Oconee (South Carolina), 1981 Aug.-1983 Aug. Enforcement action, 1982 June; steamline break incident, 1982 June 29. SEE ALSO: NRC TMI INVESTIGATIONS/Babcock & Wilcox/ General
Oyster Creek (New Jersey), 1979 May-1983 Feb. Loss of feedwater incident, 1979 May 2; enforcement action, 1981 Aug.; NRC safety assessment report, 1982 Sept.
Palisades (Michigan), 1975 March-1983 Aug. Multiple incidents and enforcement actions: 1979 Nov. 9, 1981 Jan. 6 and Oct. 3, 1983 May 23
Palo Verde (Arizona), 1982 April-1983 Oct. Site visit, 1982 April 3-4; issues relating to full power license, 1983 March
Peach Bottom (Pennsylvania), 1981 April-1983 June. Flooding incident, 1981 April 14; SALP report, 1982 March; other enforcement actions, 1983 March and June
Pilgrim (Massachusetts), 1982 Jan. Enforcement action for multiple violations
Pilgrim (Massachusetts), 1982 Jan.-June. Emergency planning
Point Beach (Wisconsin), 1979 Nov.-1983 Nov. Relates to problems with steam generator tube degradation; NRC inquiry report, 1980 May 8
Prairie Island (Minnesota), 1979 Oct.-1981 May. Steam generator tube failure, 1979 Oct. 2
Quad Cities (Illinois), 1984 Feb. Computer printouts of incident reports
Rancho Seco (California), 1983 March-Nov. Relates primarily to post-TMI generic safety concerns. SEE ALSO: NRC TMI INVESTIGATIONS/Babcock & Wilcox/Rancho Seco/Brown, Gov. Edmund, Jr.
St. Lucie (Florida)
General. SER with supplements, 1981 Oct.-1983 June
1980 July-1981 Sept. Loss of coolant accident, reactor trip, 1980 June 11; NRC evaluation of incident, 1981 April 1
1981 Oct.-1983 Aug. Fuel loading and low power approved, 1983 April 6; full power approved, 1983 June 10
Salem (New Jersey)
General. Safety Evaluation Report, 1974 Oct. with supplements, 1976 Aug.-1980 April
General. Supplements to SER, 1981 Jan.-May
1980 April-Dec. Full power operating license review
1980 Dec.-1983 March. Full power license review (contd.); anticipated transient without scram events (ATWS), 1983 Feb. 23 and 25; NRC report entitled, "NRC Fact-finding Task Force Report on the ATWS Event at Salem Nuclear Generating Station, Unit 1, on Feb. 25, 1983"
1983 March. Report (contd.); NRC meetings, March 2, 15 and 24
1983 March-April. Udall Committee hearings, March 25; restart evaluation reports and meetings
1983 April-July. NRC report on the generic implications of the ATWS events (draft and final copies); responses to an inquiry by Senator Joseph Biden, June 2; management assessment and action plan submitted by the utility, June 24
1983 July-1984 June. Enforcement action and continuing NRC review; SALP, Nov. 7
San Onofre (California)
General, 1982 July-1983 Aug. Notebook relating to concerns over depressurization systems in the event of loss of coolant accidents such as a steam tube rupture
Safety Evaluation Report, 1981 Jan.
Safety Evaluation Report (Supplements 1-6), 1981 Feb.-1982 June
1981 July-1982 Jan. Emergency planning relating to earthquakes, FEMA report, Dec. 1; approval for fuel loading and low power operation, Jan. 11; design verification study program plan study submitted, Jan. 22
1982 Feb.-July. ASLB decision on emergency planning issues, May 14; enforcement action related to physical security violations, June 14; materials relating to full power approval
1982 Aug.-1983 Sept. Approval of full power license for Unit 2, 1982 Sept. 7; reactor trip incident, 1982 Nov. 10; amendment to operating license and continuing allegations, 1983; NRC evaluation of the PORV/pressurizer system, 1983 Sept. 15
1983 Sept.-Nov. Full power license approved for Unit 3, Sept. 19
Seabrook (New Hampshire)
1981 Feb.-1984 April. Site visit, 1983 Aug. 19
1984 April-May. Design inspection report, 1984 April 2
Sequoyah (Tennessee). SEE ALSO: NUCLEAR SAFETY AND RESEARCH/Specific problems/Hydrogen control
General. Collected materials relating to problems with welding repairs and tests of pressurizer relief lines, 1980 July-1981 Feb.
1979 Dec.-July 1980. Relates to fuel loading and low power licensing proceedings, emergency planning, and the ice containment system; site visit, June 22-23
1980 Aug. Full power licensing proceedings
1980 Sept.-1984 Feb. SER, 1980 Aug.; full power license for Unit 1 approved, 1980 Sept. 17; full power license for Unit 2 approved, 1981 Sept. 16; SER relating to the containment issue with cover memorandum, 1982 Dec.
Shearon Harris (North Carolina), 1978 Aug.-1981 Nov. Report on investigation of allegations, 1978 Nov.
Shoreham (New York)
1981 Oct.-1983 April. Relates to attempts by Suffolk County to block the plant by refusing to develop an emergency evacuation plan
1983 May-Sept. ASLB Partial Initial Decision covering most issues related to Shoreham except emergency planning and allegations of problems with diesel generators, Sept. 21
1983 Sept.-1984 April. Unpublished appendices to ASLB decision report, Sept; FEMA report, March 15; SER supplement, April
1984 April-May. Report on failure of emergency diesel generator, May 9; Udall Committee hearing, May 17
1984 May-June. Primarily material relating to a motion by Suffolk County to disqualify Chairman Palladino and three administrative judges
1980 April-Sept. Draft investigation report relating to the effectiveness of quality assurance programs, April 11; enforcement action, April 29
1980 Sept.-1981 Oct. Dept. of Justice decides not to initiate criminal prosecution, 1981 June; investigation report, Oct. 10
1981 Nov.-1984 April.; design review reporting significant health and safety problems, 1981 Nov. 16; ASLB Partial Initial Decision on license, 1984 March 14
Stanislaus (California), 1981 Dec. and 1983 March. Primarily "Petition to Enforce and Modify License Conditions". Relates to an agreement for a proposed transmission interconnection between North California Power Agency's geothermal project and PG&E
General. Antitrust action within utility cooperative, 1980 May-1981 June
1980 Nov.-1982 June. Emergency exercise, 1981 April 13
1982 June-1983 March. Site visit, June 23; report on seismic design and piping systems, 1982 Oct.; full power deliberations, 1982 Nov.
Surry (Virginia), 1980 July-1983 May. Investigation report on multiple allegations relating to operational and security violations, 1980 July; enforcement action, 1983 May 9. SEE ALSO: NUCLEAR REACTOR OPERATION/ Siting/Seismic issues/Large scale shutdown
General. Safety Evaluation Report (with Supplements), 1981 April-1984 March
1982 April. ASLB approval for licensing
1982 May-Nov. Includes materials relating to the containment system and welds; low power approval, July 19; Teledyne design review report, Aug. 23 (with addendum, Oct.); site visit, Sept. 13; investigation pending, Oct.; full power approval, Nov. 15
1983 March-1984 May. Materials relating to FBI investigation and NRC enforcement action, 1983 March-April; SER Supplement and discussion relating to full power approval for Unit 2, 1984 May
Turkey Point (Florida), 1981 Feb.-1983 Aug. Enforcement actions, 1981 Feb. 18 and 1983 Aug. 16
Vermont Yankee (Vermont), 1981 Sept.-1983 Aug. Management performance appraisal report, 1981 Sept. 9; site visit, 1982 Feb. 17; emergency exercise, 1982 Feb. 18; enforcement actions, 1982 Oct. 15 and 1983 May 11
Washington Public Power Supply System (WPPSS)
General. SER and Supplements, 1982 March-1983 Dec.
1979 Oct.-1984 April. Investigation of allegedly falsified welding records, 1979 Oct.-Dec.; site visit, 1982 Dec. 2; materials relating to full power approval for Unit 2, including SER Supplement #5 and a quality assurance construction report, 1984 March 29
Waterford (Louisiana), 1981 June-1983 Dec. Site visit, 1983 March 9; enforcement action, 1983 March 16; allegations relating to deficiencies in quality assurance program, 1983 April-June
General. Allegations by Thomas Applegate
1982 July-1983 Feb. Letter from Thomas Applegate alleging NRC misconduct in the Zimmer investigation, 1982 July/Aug. (?) 16; NRC interview report, Nov. 16; inquiry from Rep. Morris Udall, Dec. 7; NRC draft responses to the Udall letter, 1983 Jan.-Feb.; Applegate v. NRC decision relating to the release of documents, 1983 Jan. 18
1983 March-1983 Aug. Investigation of NRC investigation of Applegate allegations: NRC meetings, June 16, 17 and 20 and Aug. 3; Hoyt-Aloot report (two annotated copies), July 12
1983 Aug.-1984 Feb. NRC reports, Aug. 31 and Oct. 12; NRC meetings, Oct. 7 and Dec. 5; NRC statement, Oct. 28; affidavit by James Cummings, Jan. 27
1981 April-Aug. NRC investigation report, Aug. 7. NOTE: the following categories also include materials relating to allegations
1981 Aug.-Oct. NRC investigation report, Oct. 16
1981 Nov.-1982 July. Final of NRC investigation report, Oct. 16; site visit, April 26-27; NRC meeting, May 26; site visit report, June; Udall Committee hearing, June 10; NRC meeting, June 16
1982 July-Aug. Includes weld documents relating to allegations
1982 Sept.-Oct. Udall Committee hearing, Sept. 14
1982 Oct.-1983 Jan. Briefing materials, Oct. 28; NRC order to halt construction due to multiple problems, Nov. 12
1983 Jan.-April. NRC public meeting, Jan. 5; NRC investigation report, Jan. 17; controversy over suggestion that Bechtel Power Corp. perform the independent management review required by the NRC in the 1982 Nov. 12 order--Torrey Pines Technology chosen instead
1983 April-July. NRC report on construction quality, April
1983 Aug.-Dec. Torrey Pines Technology report, "Independent Review of Zimmer Project Management," 1983 Sept. 2; presentation to the NRC, Sept. 28; Bechtel replaced Henry J. Kaiser Co. as construction company, 1983 Nov.; utility company (CG&E) suggests Ebasco Services Inc. as the independent auditor of CG&E's "Plan to Verify the Quality of Construction (PVQC)"; materials for NRC meeting, including Bechtel Power Corp., "Completion Forecast and Project Schedule", Dec. 15
1983 Dec.-1984 Jan. Materials relating to NRC meeting, Dec. 15 (contd.); CG&E's "Plan to Verify the Quality of Construction" and "Continuation of Construction Plan" submitted, Dec. 16; PVQC plan approved, Dec. 29; project scrapped, 97% complete, 1984 Jan.
General. "Zion Probabilistic Safety Study"
1981 Sept.-1983 Aug. Inspection report, 1981 Sept. 2; GAO report on economic impact of closing the plant, 1981 Nov. 4; investigation of drug abuse allegations, 1982 Jan.-July; fire in diesel generator room, 1982 Aug.; enforcement action, 1982 July 2 and report on employee overexposure incident, ca. 1983 Jan.; enforcement actions for security violations, 1983 May 9 and Aug. 26 (SEE ALSO: REACTOR SITES/Zimmer/NRC meeting May 26)
GENERAL THREE MILE ISLAND INVESTIGATIONS, 1979-1984
General, 1979 June-1981 March. Relates to public reaction, and includes material relating to an advertisement by Edward Teller and Dresser Industries
Notes. G.K. Wandling (Babcock and Wilcox employee)
Telephone records. Primarily Incident Response Center transcripts
General. These annotated transcript sections were separated from the larger body which follows by Dr. Gilinsky's office (to aid in preparing his depositions for the Rogovin Commission, 1979 Aug.?)
General. Isolated pages and supplemental material such as chronologies, telephone logs and a notebook
Day 1 (Wednesday, March 28, 1979)
Day 2 (Thursday, March 29, 1979)
Day 3 (Friday, March 30, 1979)
Day 4 (Saturday, March 31, 1979)
Day 5 (Sunday, April 1, 1979)
Channel 12/VIP 1
Channel 12/VIP 1
Channel 16/OUT 2
Channel 2 (contd.)
Channel 4/22 (contd.)
Channel 12/VIP 1
Channel 15/OUT 1
Channel 16/OUT 2
Channel 17 (contd.)
Channel 6/24 (contd.)
Channel 12/VIP 1
Channel 14/VIP 2
Channel 15/OUT 1
Channel 16/OUT 2
Channel 12/VIP 1
Channel 15/OUT 1
Channel 16/OUT 2
Channel 3/21 (contd.)
Channel 12/VIP 1
Channel 15/OUT 1
Channel 16/OUT 2
General Public Utilities (GPU) v. Babcock and Wilcox (B&W)
General. Clippings, 1982 Nov.-Dec.
NRC review of transcripts
1982 Nov.-1983 Sept. Includes a report by the Office of the General Counsel, 1983 April 14
NRC review of transcripts (Contd.)
Report. "GPU v. B&W Lawsuit Review and its Effect on TMI-1," 1983 Sept. Drafts and Final (Vol. 1)
Report (contd.) (Vol. 2-Appendices)
Transcripts of court proceedings
1982 Nov. 1-2
1982 Nov. 3-12
1982 Nov. 15-22
1982 Nov. 23-Dec. 7
1982 Dec. 8-17
1982 Dec. 20-1983 Jan. 4
1983 Jan. 5-14
1983 Jan. 18-20
GPU v. NRC. Relates to alleged regulatory negligence on the part of the NRC, 1980 Dec.-1981 June
Metropolitan Edison Co. et al. (including the NRC) v. People Against Nuclear Energy (PANE). Printed copies of Supreme Court decisions, 1983 April 19
PANE v. NRC. Relates to the issue of psychological stress, primarily resulting from the proposed restart of the TMI-1 power station
People of TMI et al. v. Hendrie et al. Relates to the venting of krypton gas during decontamination of the TMI-2 power station, 1982 June-1984 June
Department of Energy (DOE). Report entitled "Investigation of Hydrogen Burn Damage at the Three Mile Island Unit 2 Reactor Building," 1982 June
Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)'s Nuclear Safety Analysis Center (NSAC). Reports
"Analysis of Three Mile Island Unit 2 Accident," 1979 July-Oct. Includes indexed bibliography
"A Proposed National Nuclear Safety Goal," 1980 March
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. Serial issue, 1979 Nov.
NRC Special Inquiry Group (Rogovin Commission). This was an independent study commissioned by the NRC and prepared under the direction of the law firm of Rogovin, Stern and Huge
General. Relates primarily to NRC review of the report
1979 June-1980 Jan.
1980 Feb.-1983 May
Deposition by Dr. Gilinsky
General. Primarily reference material used in preparing the deposition: letters, memoranda, chronologies, notes, and the deposition of Thomas R. Gibbon
Deposition, 1979 Oct. 5
Report, "Three Mile Island: A Report to the Commissioners and to the Public" (NUREG/CR-1250)
General. Presentation to the Commission, 1980 Jan. 24. Transcript (two versions)
Draft copy. (Vol. II, parts 1-3 only)
Final copy. Includes review notes
Pennsylvania, State of
Advisory Panel for Health Research Studies. Transcript, 1982 June 10
Governor's Commission on Three Mile Island. Report and letter from Lt. Gov. William W. Scranton, III, 1980 Feb.
House of Representatives. Report by Democratic members of select committee on Three Mile Island, 1979 Oct.
Public Utilities Commission. Transcript of testimony by William S. Lee (President and CEO of Duke Power Co.) 1980 Jan. 30
President's Commission on the Accident (Kemeny Commission)
1979 April-June. Primarily NRC analysis of hearings. Includes executive order, 1979 April 11
1979 June-Nov. Includes request by the White House (Frank Press) for an NRC analysis of the Kemeny Commission recommendations
1979 Nov.-Dec. Includes President Carter's responses to the Kemeny Commission report
Depositions and testimony
Ahearne, John F. (NRC Commissioner), Aug. 29
Annotated copy with synopsis
Arnold, R.C. (V.P.-Generation, GPU), May 30
Bradford, Peter A. (NRC Commissioner), Sept. 10
Crietz, Walter M. (Pres., Met. Edison), May 18
Dieckamp, Herman (Pres., GPU), May 18
Gilinsky, Victor (NRC Commissioner)
June 1. Testimony transcript
General. Background material
Gossick, Lee V. (NRC Exec. Dir. for Operations), 1979 Aug. 9
Hendrie, Joseph M. (NRC Chairman), Sept. 7
Herbein, John C. (V.P.-Generation, Met. Edison), May 18
Kennedy, Richard T. (NRC Commissioner), Sept. 5
Miller, Gary P. (TMI Station Manager), May 18
Report of the President's Commission on the Accident at Three Mile Island, The Need for Change: The Legacy of TMI
"Supplemental Views by Members of the President's Commission on the Accident at Three Mile Island," 1979 Oct.
Office of Chief Counsel
"The Nuclear Regulatory Commission"
"The Role of the Managing Utility and its Suppliers"
Technical Assessment Task Force, Vol. I
"Technical Staff Analysis Reports Summary"
"Summary Sequence of Events"
Technical Assessment Task Force, Vol. II
"WASH 1400-Reactor Safety Study"
"Alternative Event Sequences"
Technical Assessment Task Force, Vol. III
"Selection, Training, Qualification, and Licensing of Three Mile Island Reactor Operating Personnel"
"Technical Assessment of Operating, Abnormal, and Emergency Procedures"
"Control Room Design and Performance"
Technical Assessment Task Force, Vol. IV
"Condensate Polishing System"
"Closed Emergency Feedwater Valves"
"Pilot-Operated Relief Valve Design and Performance"
"Containment: Transport of Radioactivity from the TMI-2 Core to the Environs"
"Iodine Filter Performance"
Public Health and Safety Task Force
"Public Health and Safety Summary"
"Health Physics and Dosimetry"
"Radiation Health Effects"
"Behavioral Effects Task Force Report"
"Public Health and Epidemiology"
Emergency Preparedness and Response Task Force "Emergency Preparedness" "Emergency Response"
Public's Right to Information Task Force. "Report of the Public's Right to Information Task Force"
Transcripts of meetings
General. Press conference, 1979 May 31
General. Correspondence, with Congressional Record excerpts and statements, 1979 March 28-1980 Feb. 15
Joint House-Senate hearings. Transcript and memorandum, 1979 Nov. 1
House of Representatives
Dingell Committee. Transcript, 1979 Nov. 5
McCormack Committee. Hearing transcript, 1979 Nov. 14; report, 1980 March
Moffett Committee. Hearing transcript, 1980 Feb. 23
Udall Committee. Hearings, 1979 March 29, May 21, 1980 May, 1983 April 26
Glenn/Percy Committee, 1979 April-May. Hearing, May 9
1979 April 10. Includes transcript
1979 April-1980 Sept. Hearings, 1979 April 23, April 30, Oct. 2-3, Nov. 8; report, 1980 July
Public Works Committee (Sen. Jennings Randolph, Chairman). Gilinsky testimony, June 14
NRC THREE MILE ISLAND INVESTIGATIONS, 1973-1984
General. Primarily pre-event materials
General, 1976-1977. Includes a supplement to the Environmental Impact Statement
Notebook, 1978 Feb.-1979 March
Reports. Primarily Licensee Event Reports, with correspondence, 1973 July-1979 Feb.
1979 March-May 17
1979 May 18-July 3
1979 July 5-Sept. 14. Includes order modifying license, Sept. 14
1979 Sept. 17-1980 March 20
1980 March 21-1981 July 27
General, 1979 April-1981 March. Includes chronologies, memoranda, and transcript fragments
1979 March 30-April 5. Joint meeting with ACRS, April 5
1979 April 5 (contd.)-April 10
1979 April 13-Oct. 22
1979 Oct. 23-1982 Dec. 1. NOTE: Beginning in 1981 Oct., the transcripts are those released to the Philadelphia Inquirer
1982 Dec. 6-1983 Nov. 8
1984 Jan. 10-Jan. 26
1979 March 29-April 25
1979 April 25-1980 March 19
Preliminary Notification event reports
General, 1979 March 28-1980 March 29. Articles, interviews, wire reports, clippings
NRC press conferences, 1979 April 2-May 7
1979 April. "Evaluation of Long-term Post Accident Core Cooling of TMI Unit 2" (NUREG 0557)
1979 Dec. "Report to the NRC from the Staff Panel on the Commission's Determination of an Extraordinary Nuclear Occurence (ENO)" (NUREG 0637)
1980 Dec. "Control Room Design Review Report for TMI-1" (NUREG 0752) Includes Supplement #1.
Accident sequence. Chronologies, 1979 March 30-1980 Jan. 14
Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards
General. Includes letter and report to the Rogovin Commission relating to ACRS recommendations, 1979 July 25
1979 April 7-1980 Dec. 10
1981 Feb. 10-Sept. 23
General, 1979 April 5-17. Primarily joint meetings with the NRC
General meetings, 1979
April 5 (Meeting #228)
April 6 (#228 contd.)
May 10-11 (#229)
May 12 (#229 contd.)
June 14-15 (#230)
1979 April 4-May 9
1979 May 31-June 6
1979 June 7-July 11
1979 July 26-Aug. 8
1981 June 25
Babcock and Wilcox. Primarily post-TMI re-evaluation of generic design and sister plants
General. Other reactors
1979 June-1980 May
Arkansas Unit 1, 1979 April-Aug.
Davis Besse, 1979 April-Aug. NOTE: A very similar accident occured here 1977 Sept. 24, yet was recognized and controlled
Oconee, 1979 April-Aug.
1979 June-1980 March
Brown, Gov. Edmund, Jr. Correspondence with the NRC, 1979 April 1-5
1978 Jan. C. Michelson, "Decay Heat Removal during a Very Small Break LOCA for a B&W 205-Fuel-Assembly PWR"
1979 May. NRC Office of Inspector and Auditor, "Michelson Report Events and Levels of Review". Includes memoranda and notes, 1979 May-Sept.
1979 May. "Staff Report on the Generic Assessment of Feedwater Transients in Pressurized Water Reactors Designed by the B&W Company" (NUREG 0560)
1979 Sept. NRC Office of Inspection and Enforcement, "Report of Investigation. Babcock and Wilcox, Possible Violation of 10CFR Part 21"
1979 Oct. NRC Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation, "Interim Report on Sensitivity Studies of the B&W Reactor Design". Includes a memorandum describing the choice of the Crystal River facility as the focus of study
1980 Jan. NRC Office of Inspection and Enforcement, "Report of Investigation". Relates to the failure of Babcock and Wilcox to report staff concerns prior to TMI regarding system response to transients
1980 March "Transient Response of Babcock and Wilcox Reactors" (NUREG 0667). Draft of the report of the NRR B&W Reactor Transient Response Task Force
Corrective efforts. SEE ALSO: DOMESTIC NUCLEAR REACTOR LICENSING AND REGULATION/Regulatory Reform
Citizens Advisory Board, 1979 Nov.-1980 May
Safety Board (proposed), 1979 May-July Action Plan/Lessons Learned
1979 May-1980 Jan.
1980 Feb.-1981 Oct.
1979 July. "TMI Lessons Learned Task Force Status Report and Short-Term Recommendations" (NUREG 0578)
1979 Oct. "TMI-2 Lessons Learned Task Force Final Report" (NUREG 0585)
1979 Oct. "Report to the Director, Office of Inspection and Enforcement on Lessons Learned from TMI" (NUREG 0616)
1979 Oct. "Draft Action Plans for Implementing Recommendations of the President's Commission and Other Studies of the TMI-2 Accident"
1980 May. "NRC Action Plans Developed as a Result of the TMI-2 Accident"
1980 Nov. "Clarification of the TMI Action Plan Requirements". Includes a supplement, 1983 Jan.
1981 June. "NRC's Implementation of the TMI Action Plan"
Decontamination and clean-up of the TMI-2 reactor
General. Collected materials (notebooks?) relating primarily to the proposed venting of krypton-85
1980 Nov. Public meeting, Nov. 10
1979 May-Oct. Relates to the proposed use of an EPICOR-2 clean-up system, the shipment of waste material, environmental assessment, and a lawsuit filed by the city of Lancaster, Pennsylvania
1979 Oct.-1980 March. Continuing assessment of waste disposal
1980 April-May. Predominantly relates to the removal of krypton-85 gas, including two reports by Gerald Pollack, March 24 and 31; Udall hearings, May 22
1980 June-Nov. Assessment of financial implications of clean-up, including NRC report entitled, "Potential Impact of Licensee Default on Clean-up of TMI-2" (NUREG 0689), 1980 Nov.
1980 Nov.-1981 March. Includes NRC report, "Final Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement Related to Decontamination and Disposal of Radioactive Wastes Resulting from the March 28, 1979 Accident at Three Mile Island Nuclear Station Unit 2", 1981 March (Vol. 1-Report)
1981 March-Sept. NRC report, "Final Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement Related to Decontamination and Disposal of Radioactive Wastes Resulting from the March 28, 1979 Accident at Three Mile Island Nuclear Station Unit 2" (Vol. 2-Appendix); continuing assessment of financial issues
1981 Oct.-1982 Nov. Hart/Simpson Committee hearings, 1981 Oct. 20; continuing assessment of financial issues; Udall Committee hearings, 1982 April 23 and 27
1983 June-Sept. Material on allegations made by Richard Parks, including an NRC report, 1983 Sept. 7-8; also includes some material on allegations made by Harold W. Hartman, Jr. (SEE: General Public Utilities/TMI-1 restart/Hartman allegations)
1983 Dec.-1984 May. Includes NRC reports on clean-up activities and Safety Advisory Board Third Annual Report
Economic effects, 1980 Feb.-1982 March. Includes materials relating to several proposed bills (S. 1606, H.R. 5963, H.R. 2512) and reports by Arthur Young and Co., "Report on the Analysis and Potential Effects of Bankruptcy," and "Analysis of Strategic Options to Finance Continuing Electric Power Service in the Jersey Central Power & Light Company Franchise Area"
Emergency response procedures, 1979 March-1983 April. Primarily evacuation plans at the time of the accident
Environmental effects. Two reports relating to effects on wildlife, 1979 Nov. and 1980 Oct. Material dealing with further effects of decontamination procedures are organized under "Decontamination"
Freedom of Information Act policy, 1979 April-May
General Public Utilities/Metropolitan Edison. Relates primarily to issues of management competence and the restart of the undamaged TMI-1 reactor
General. Organizational charts and information
1981 Aug. Glenn H. Hutchins, "TMI-1 Management Competence". Report (with drafts and notes) prepared for Dr. Gilinsky
1983 Nov. Edwin H. Stier, "TMI-2 Report: Management and Safety Allegations" Report prepared for GPU Nuclear, with cover letter (Vols. 1-2)
1983 Nov. Stier report contd. (Vol. 3 and Appendix A)
General. Investigation reports, 1981 Sept. 30, Oct. 13 and Oct. 28
Examinations (V.V. incident), 1979 July
1982 April. Report of the Special Master assigned by the ASLB, with comments by other interested organizations
1983 Jan. Report prepared by Fred Speaker of Pepper, Hamilton & Scheetz for GPU Nuclear
1983 Jan. Speaker report (contd.). Includes exhibits and various depositions submitted as "Appendix C"
Core damage. Relates to degree of GPU Nuclear's knowledge of the extent of core damage, 1979 Feb.-1982 Feb.
TMI-1 restart. NOTE: Some of these materials also relate to the management integrity of GPU Nuclear and to the PANE v. NRC lawsuit
1979 Oct.-1980 Oct.
1980 Oct.-1981 Feb.
1981 June-Aug. Site visit by Dr. Gilinsky, July 1
1981 Dec.-1982 Jan.
1982 Jan.-Feb. NRC-sponsored workshop relating to psychological stress issues, Feb. 4-5
1982 Nov. Site visit, Nov. 1; public meeting, Nov. 9; public comments, ca. Nov. 17
1982 Nov.-Dec. Public comments (contd.)
1982 Dec.-Jan. Report by the Franklin Research Center, "Technical Evaluation Report: Review of Licensees' Resolution of Outstanding Issues from NRC Equipment Environmental Qualification Safety Evaluation Reports (F-11 and B-60)--Metropolitan Edison Company, Three Mile Island Nuclear Station Unit 1" (2 vols.)
1983 Jan.-March. Investigation reports, Feb. 28 and March 21
1983 March-May. Parks allegations, March 23
1983 May-June. Gilinsky opinion, June 22
1983 June-Sept. Enforcement action proposed, July 22
1983 Sept.-Oct. Inspection report relating to leak rate testing, Oct. 6 (Hartman allegations)
1983 Oct.-Nov. Grand Jury indictment of Metropolitan Edison for criminal misconduct, Nov. 7
1983 Nov.-Dec. Senate hearings (Sen. Arlen Specter, Chairman), Dec. 16; investigation report, Dec. 21
1983 Dec.-1984 Jan.
1980 Nov. 8-9
1980 Nov. 10-17
1980 Feb. 13-Aug. 13
1980 Oct. 15-22
1980 Oct. 23-31
1980 Nov. 4-12
1980 Nov. 13-21
1980 Nov. 24-Dec. 3
1980 Dec. 4-12
1980 Dec. 16-22
1980 Dec. 23-1981 Jan. 14
1981 Jan. 15-28
1981 Feb. 3-11
1981 Feb. 12-19
1981 Feb. 20-March 4
1981 March 5-17
1981 March 18-31
1981 April 1-8
1981 April 9-22
1981 April 23-May 1
Partial Initial Decisions
1981 Aug. 27. "Procedural Background and Management Issues"
1981 Dec. 14 (Vol. 1) "Plant Design and Procedures and Separation Issues"
1981 Dec. 14 (Vol. 2) "Emergency Planning Issues"
1982 July 27. "Reopened Proceedings"
Hartman allegations. Relates to allegations by Harold W. Hartman, Jr. relating to the falsification of the results of reactor coolant surveillance leak rate tests
1980-1983 May. Includes investigation report (1980 Sept.) by Faegre & Benson (law firm?) as an attachment to a 1983 March 23 memorandum; inspection report, 1983 May 18
1983 May-1984 Feb. Letter to Congressman Udall from NRC Chairman Palladino (with extensive attachments), Feb. 6
1984 Feb. Udall letter (contd.)
Hydrogen burn/detonation. Transcripts and report by H.W. Schutz and P.K. Nagata (E.G. & G. Idaho, Inc.) entitled, "Estimated Temperatures of Organic Materials in the TMI-2 Reactor Building during Hydrogen Burn", 1979 May-1982 Dec.
International reactions, 1979 March-1980 Feb.
Investigation and enforcement
General. Primarily material relating to internal NRC investigations; also includes very preliminary material relating to the establishment of an external investigation (Rogovin Commission)
1979 Aug.-1981 May
1981 May-1982 Feb. Summary of enforcement actions against Met Ed, 1981 Oct. 13
1979 Aug. "Investigation into the March 28, 1979 Three Mile Island Accident by Office of Inspection and Enforcement" (NUREG 0600)
General. NRC comparative review of the 1979 July 15 draft with the final report, 1983 Sept.
General. Comparative review (contd.)
1980 Dec. "Reporting of Information Concerning the Accident at Three Mile Island". Attributed to H. Myers, but probably related to the following investigation
1981 Jan. "Investigation into Information Flow during the Accident at Three Mile Island" (NUREG 0760)
General, 1979 May-1982 March
Chwastyk, Joseph (1980 Sept. 4)
Dieckamp, Herman M. (1980 Sept. 12)
Herbein, John (1980 Sept. 5)
Miller, Gary Paul (1980 Sept. 5)
Draft (three copies with different annotations)
Report (advance copy and final copy)
Radiation health effects, 1979 April-1984 April. Includes a report by the Committee on the Biological Effects of Ionizing Radiations, National Academy of the Sciences, "The Effects on Populations of Exposure to Low Levels of Ionizing Radiations," May 2; Glenn/Percy Committee hearings, May 3 and May 9; joint House Committee hearing, June 13; a table on the TMI Radiological Sequence of Events, June 14; information on xenon (report by Jerry Pollack), 1979 Sept.-0ct.; "Report of the Special Panel on Three Mile Island Unit 2 Radiation Protection Program," 1979 Dec. 7
Social and psychological effects. Three Mile Island telephone survey, 1979 Sept. and a report entitled, "The Social and Economic Effects of the Accident at Three Mile Island" (NUREG/CR 1215), 1980 Jan.
SUBJECT FILE, 1943-1984
Alexander L. Kielland (North Sea oil platform). Relates to an accident, March 27, 1980. Memorandum and report, 1981
American Telephone and Telegraph divestiture. Opinion, 1982
Atomic Industrial Forum (AIF). Relates to briefings before the NRC, 1978-1983
Department of Energy (DOE)
General, 1979-1984. Includes a report entitled, "A Safety Assessment of Department of Energy Nuclear Reactors"
Laboratories. NRC memoranda, 1980
Economics of nuclear energy
Shutdowns and delays, 1979-1982
Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). Memorandum relating to inter-agency cooperation, 1975
Mobil Oil Company, 1978-1979. Advertisements
Ford, Gerald R. Speech transcripts, memoranda, letter, 1975-1977
Carter, James E.
General, 1976-1980. Speech transcripts, memoranda, clippings, letter
Schlesinger, James R. Speech transcripts, printed articles, letter, 1966-1977
Reagan, Ronald. Memoranda, clippings, speech transcripts, letters
Supreme Court decisions
PG&E vs. [California] State Energy Resources Conservation and Development Commission et al., 1983
Silkwood vs. Kerr-McGee, 1984
Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA). Statements and report, 1979-1982
Weapons. Relates to nuclear weapons construction, proliferation and arms control. Includes materials by George W. Rathjens, Jr. and Admiral Noel Gayler, lecture notes from the Manhattan Project, Los Alamos, New Mexico, and a pastoral letter by the U.S. Bishops on War and Peace. Printed articles, reports, memoranda and letters, 1943-1983
Westinghouse. Relates to a site visit and presentation, 1979 Nov.-1984 Jan.
OVERSIZE FILE, 1981-1983.
Computer printouts summarizing Licensee Event Reports for the Sequoyah, Grand Gulf and Quad Cities nuclear power plants, a report entitled, "Licensed Fuel Facility Status Report," Vol. 1, No. 6 (NUREG-0430), a resolution by the Pennsylvania State Senate, a map of the area around the San Onofre nuclear power plant, and versions of a chart relating to the construction permit for the Midland nuclear power plant.
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