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 Generic Environmental Impact Statement (GEIS) and Rule. This schedule reflects “no later than” completion dates, and may be refined as the rulemaking progresses.
|Generic Environmental Impact Statement (GEIS) Scoping Period||October 25, 2012 – January 2, 2013|
|Publish Scoping Summary Report||March 5, 2013|
|Publish Draft GEIS and Waste Confidence Proposed Rule||September 13, 2013|
|Public Comment Period||September 13, 2013 – December 20, 2013|
|Publish Final GEIS and Continued Storage Rule||September 19, 2014|