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Audit of NRC's Quality Assurance Planning for New Reactors

Report Information

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


Clearly define the QA [Quality Assurance] review coordination requirements of the standard review plan.

Develop a process for reviewers to coordinate QA reviews and a method to determine that the QA coordination has occurred.

Determine how the quality of translated documents impacts:
a). NRC and industry ability to assess the quality of foreign-supplied safety-related parts and services to new nuclear power plants.
b). NRC and industry QA oversight, including licensing and inspection activities.

Incorporate results of the assessments into NRC‟s QA oversight activities.