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Chairman Macfarlane Announces Decision to Leave NRC

NRC Chairman Allison M. Macfarlane has announced that she will leave the Commission, effective January 1, 2015, to assume a position at George Washington University.  Dr. Macfarlane was nominated by President Obama to complete Chairman Jaczko’s term as chair.  She was sworn in as the 15th chairman of the Commission in July 2012, and President Obama nominated her for a second term in June 2013.  Her term was to run through June 2018.

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