United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

Summary - Added Maintenance - Related Civil Penalty Adjustment Factor

In December 1989 the Commission issued an Enforcement Policy revision of limited scope, directed toward emphasizing the focus on improving licensee maintenance programs. The revision added a CP adjustment factor of +50% for significant violations for which the root cause involved a maintenance failure.


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