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Audit of NRC's Oversight of Licensees' Nuclear Security Officers

Report Information

Date Issued
Report Number
Report Type
Joint Report
Agency Wide
No (location specific)
Questioned Costs
Funds for Better Use


Revise regulations governing licensee behavioral observation programs to include specific criteria, such as program staff qualifications and procedures for managing unfit personnel.

Integrate behavioral observation program regulations with access authorization regulations in ongoing Part 73 rulemaking.

Incorporate short-notice, limited-scope inspections to the baseline security inspection program.