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NRC Issues Draft Guidance on Fitness-for-Duty Programs at Reactor Construction Sites

The NRC has issued draft regulatory guide DG-5036 for comment.  DG-5036 provides guidance for implementing fitness-for-duty programs at nuclear plant construction sites and is meant to provide an acceptable method for licensees to meet their obligations under 10 CFR Part 26, subpart K.  The draft guidance endorses NEI 06-06, revision 6, “Fitness for Duty Program Guidance for New Nuclear Power Plant Construction.”  Comments are due by January 27, 2015.

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