NRC Meeting: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 8:30am

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission will hold a meeting of the Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards (ACRS). Agenda items include approaches for approving non-light-water reactors, certifying small modular reactors, and assessing various NRC reports.

The committee reviews and reports on safety studies and reactor facility license, advises the Commission on the hazards of proposed and existing production and utilization facilities, initiates reviews of specific generic matters or nuclear facility safety-related items, and provides advice in the areas of health physics and radiation protection. The committee will have briefings by and discussion with representatives of the NRC staff regarding varied topics. 

The public may attend this meeting in person, by telephone, or by webcast. More information is available at the NRC's website.