NRC Waste Confidence Update Schedule
The following table summarizes the general milestone schedule that the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has established for drafting a new Waste Confidence Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) and Rule. This schedule reflects “no later than” completion dates, and may be refined as the EIS scope is developed.
|Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) Scoping Period||October 25, 2012 – January 2, 2013|
|Publish Scoping Summary Report||March 5, 2013|
|Draft EIS, Draft Waste Confidence Decision, and Proposed Waste Confidence Rule||September 2013|
|Public Comment Period||September – November 2013|
|Final EIS, Final Waste Confidence Decision, and Final Waste Confidence Rule||August 2014|