April 1st, 2011 – NRC conducted MELCO runs before White House gave order

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From: Gibson, Kathy
Sent: Friday, April 01, 2011 7:23 PM
To: Tinkler, Charles
Subject: Fw: ACTION: DRAFT PMT request to RES-RST

Baby steps

From: PMT09 Hoc
To: Gibson, Kathy
Cc: Hoc, PMT12
Sent: Fri Apr 01 19:13:06 2011
Subject: RE: ACTION: DRAFT PMT request to RES-RST


The MELCOR source term was received and sent to DOE NITOPS and NARAC on March 31, 2011 at 10:12 pm. (NARAC takes direction from NITOPS)

PMT discussed the status of this calculation with DOE at about 5 pm tonight and we learned that the White House had not yet directed that the run be made.

Steve LaVie
Radiological Assessment Assistant Director
Protective Measures Team
U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission

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