DCISC Agenda for the October 24–25, 2018 Public Meeting

Committee Members:

Wednesday & Thursday, October 24–25, 2018
Point San Luis Conference Room
Avila Lighthouse Suites, First & San Francisco Streets, Avila Beach, California
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Public Tour - 10/24/2018 - 8:00 A.M.

Public Tour of Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant to assemble at the PG&E Community Center
(Prior registration and security clearance required of all public participants.)

The Members of the Independent Safety Committee, accompanied by members of the public, will conduct a tour of certain accessible areas of the Diablo Canyon Power Plant (DCPP).

Following the tour, or in the alternative if the tour must be cancelled for any reason, the Committee may convene an informal question and answer session at the PG&E Energy Education Center (formerly the PG&E Community Center), 6588 Ontario Road, San Luis Obispo

Conclude Public Tour

Public Meeting Agenda

This public meeting will be webcast in real time at: http://cal-span.org/unipage/index.php?site=slo-span&meeting=2266&owner=DCISC&point=DCISC . Note. This link will only be live during the meeting.

Afternoon Session: 10/24/2018–1:15 P.M.

I Call To Order–Roll Call

II Introductions

Advisement

The Committee may consider at any time requests to change the order of a listed agenda item. Information distributed to the Committee at a public meeting becomes part of the public record of the DCISC. A copy of written material, pictures, etc. must be provided to the Committee’s Legal Counsel for this purpose. Correspondence received and sent by the Committee is on file with the Office of the DCISC Legal Counsel and copies are available upon request. Devices for attendees who may be hearing impaired are available upon request.

III Public Comments and Communications

Anyone wishing to address the Committee on matters not appearing on the Agenda may do so only at this time. The public may comment on any matter listed on the Agenda immediately following the time the matter is considered by the Committee. There will be a time limit for each speaker as designated by the presiding officer. No action will be taken by the Committee on matters brought up under this item but they may be referred to staff for further study, response or action.

IV Consent Agenda

Routine items which the Committee can approve with a single motion and vote. A member may request that any item be placed on the regular agenda for separate consideration.

  1. Minutes of June 13–14, 2018, Meeting: Approve

V Action Items

  1. DCISC 28th Annual Report on Safety of Diablo Canyon Operations, July 1, 2017 - June 30, 2018—Discussion/Action
  2. Update on Financial Matters and Committee Activities during 2018-2019—Discussion/Action
  3. Discussion of Open Items List—Discussion/Action

VI Information Items Before the Committee

  1. Informational Presentations Requested by the Committee
  1. Brief Remarks on Reactor Decommissioning & Proposed Changes to Decommissioning Regulations Mr. Bruce Watson, Chief, NRC Reactor Decommissioning Branch

VII Committee Member Reports and Discussion

  1. Public Outreach, Site Visits and Other Committee Activities; Agenda Items, Scheduling and Confirmation of Future Fact-finding Visits and Public Meetings
  2. Documents Provided to the Committee

VIII Technical Consultant & Legal Counsel Reports & Receive, Approve and Authorize Transmittal of Fact-Finding Reports to PG&E

  1. Ferman Wardell: Fact-finding Topics; Reports on and Approval of July 10–11, 2018 Fact Finding Report
  2. Consultant Richard D. McWhorter Jr.: Fact-finding Topics; Report on and Approval of August 22–23, 2018 Fact Finding Report
  3. Robert Wellington: Administrative, Regulatory and Legal Matters

IX Correspondence

X Adjourn Afternoon Meeting

Morning Session: 10/25/2018–8:30 A.M.

XI Reconvene for Morning Meeting

XII Committee Member Comments

XIII Public Comments and Communications

Anyone wishing to address the Committee on matters not appearing on the Agenda may do so only at this time. The public may comment on any matter listed on the Agenda immediately following the time the matter is considered by the Committee. There will be a time limit for each speaker as designated by the presiding officer. No action will be taken by the Committee on matters brought up under this item but they may be referred to staff for further study, response or action.

XIV Information Items Before the Committee

  1. Informational Presentations Requested by the Committee of PG&E Representatives
  1. Update on the Status of DCPP Decommissioning Planning, the Community Engagement Panel, Funding and Proposed Changes to NRC Decommissioning Regulations
  1. Informational Presentations Requested by the Committee (Cont’d.)
  1. San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station Decommissioning Experience Dr. David Victor, University of California, San Diego, Chair of SONGS Community Engagement Panel
  1. Informational Presentations Requested by the Committee of PG&E Representatives
  1. Presentation on the State of the Plant including Key Events, Highlights and Station Activities, and Employee Retention/Staffing Trends since DCISC’s June 2018 Public Meeting

XV Adjourn Morning Meeting

Afternoon Session: 10/25/2018–1:00 P.M.

XVI Reconvene for Afternoon Meeting

XVII Committee Member Comments

XVIII Public Comments and Communications

Anyone wishing to address the Committee on matters not appearing on the Agenda may do so only at this time. The public may comment on any matter listed on the Agenda immediately following the time the matter is considered by the Committee. There will be a time limit for each speaker as designated by the presiding officer. No action will be taken by the Committee on matters brought up under this item but they may be referred to staff for further study, response or action.

XIX Information Items Before the Committee (Cont’d)

  1. Informational Presentations Requested by the Committee of PG&E Representatives
  1. Update on the Status of NRC Performance Indicators, Licensee Event Reports, NRC Notices of Violations and Issues Raised by NRC Inspectors
  2. Update on Nuclear Safety Culture, Safety Conscious Work Environment and Employee Concerns Program

XX Technical Consultant Report & Receive, Approve and Authorize Transmittal of Fact-Finding Report to PG&E (Cont’d)

  1. Ferman Wardell: Fact-finding Topics; Reports on and Approval of September 5–6, 2018 Fact Finding Report

XXI Concluding Remarks & Discussion by Committee Members of Future DCISC Activities

  1. Future Actions by the Committee
  2. Discussion and Possible Direction re a Future Role for DCISC After Expiration of Operating Licenses for DCPP Including Possible Engagement, on an Ad Hoc Basis, of a Consultant to Assist in Identification of Decommissioning-related Issues.
  3. Further Information to Obtain/Review
  4. Scheduling of Future Site Visits, Study Sessions and Meetings

XXII Adjournment of Ninety–first Public Meeting

The DCISC’s policy is to schedule its public meetings in locations that are accessible to people with disabilities. The Avila Lighthouse Suites Point San Luis Conference Facility is a wheelchair accessible facility. A person who needs a disability-related accommodation or modification in order to participate in the meeting may make a request by contacting the DCISC office at (800) 439-4688 or by sending a written request to the DCISC office at 857 Cass Street, Ste. D., Monterey, CA 93940. Providing your request at least five business days before the meeting will help ensure availability of the accommodation.

For more information about DCISC contact:

Diablo Canyon Independent Safety Committee
Office of the Legal Counsel
857 Cass Street, Suite D, Monterey, California 93940
Telephone: in Califonia call 800-439-4688; outside of California call 831-647-1044
Send E-mail to: dcsafety@dcisc.org