The following table specifies the ongoing initiatives, projects, and activities that substantially crosscut multiple subarenas.
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|Initiative, Program or Project||Project Description and Major Activities||Status
|Risk Management Regulatory Framework (RMRF)||NUREG-2150, "A Proposed Risk Management Regulatory Framework," recommended that a risk management regulatory framework applicable to all NRC program areas be adopted by the NRC. The Chairman's tasking memorandum dated June 12, 2012 directed the staff to "Review NUREG-2150 and identify options and make recommendations. Including the potential development of a Commission policy statement." The Commission's SRM dated May 19, 2014, on SECY-13-0132 directed that the staff's paper providing recommendations with respect to NUREG-2150 also include "a description of any interrelationships of ongoing risk-informed initiatives to ensure the activities are well coordinated, and effectively planned and implemented."||EDO approved an extension of the due date from November 19, 2014 until December 18, 2015.|
|Approach to PRA Technical Acceptability: PRA standards and RG 1.200, "An Approach for Determining the Technical Adequacy of Probabilistic Risk"||
Risk Basis: Staff Works with standard developing organization (SDO) and industry to develop necessary PRA standards and related peer review guidance for defining PRA technical acceptability in support of risk-informed activities. Develop with the industry standards that provide requirements for:
Scope of technical elements defining PRA technical acceptability in standard and peer review to address:
Through revision and issue of a draft RG 1.200 provide guidance (staff position) in four areas:
|Approach to PRA Quality: NUREG-1855, "Guidance on the Treatment of Uncertainties Associated with PRAs in Risk-Informed Decision Making"||
Risk Basis: Provide guidance on how to treat uncertainties associated with PRA in risk-informed Decision-making with regard to:
Scope of uncertainties associated with PRA to include:
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