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FY21 Public Witness Hearing – Submit Comments to the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development

The House Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development will hold an “FY21 Public Witness Hearing” to allow the public to comment on issues under the subcommittee’s jurisdiction, which includes nuclear weapons, nonproliferation, and nuclear clean up.

The deadline to submit comments is March 31.

Comments can be sent to:
EW.Approp@mail.house.gov with the subject line: “Public Testimony for the Record FY21”

*Please be sure to follow written testimony instructions which can be found here

Demand the Need for Nationwide Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement on Expanded Pit Production

Comments will be accepted through April 24.
They can be mailed to: NNSA Los Alamos Field Office, Comments, LANL SWEIS SA, 3747 West Jemez Road, Los Alamos, NM, 87544.
Comments may also be emailed to: lanlsweissa@nnsa.doe.gov.

Nuclear Watch NM will have sample comments at www.nukewatch.org by April 10, 2020.

Need for Nationwide Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement on Expanded Pit Production
US Defense Secretary James Mattis walks past a protester as he arrives at hearing on nuclear weapons in Washington, DC [Mark Wilson/AFP]

LEARN MORE ABOUT PLUTONIUM PIT PRODUCTION

Save the Dates: August 5-9

March 10, 2020 – Deadline for Comments on Protecting NEPA

The Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) is proposing to update its regulations for implementing the procedural provisions of the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). Sumbit comments HERE by March 10 on how and why the National Environmental Policy Act is our country’s most fundamental environmental law. It is important for the public, Congress and federal agencies to understand that NEPA has provided benefits to government decision-making processes.

Letter from Senators Feinstein, Markey, Carper, Colleagues Calls on Trump Administration to Protect NEPA

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NNSA Draft Supplement Analysis – Submit Public Comments through August 12

A Draft Supplement Analysis (SA) of the Complex Transformation Supplemental Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement (SPEIS) is now available. NNSA is preparing the SA to determine whether, prior to proceeding with the action to produce plutonium pits at a rate of no fewer than 80 pits per year by 2030, the existing Complex Transformation SPEIS should be supplemented, a new environmental impact statement prepared, or no further National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) analysis is required.

CALL TO ACTION: Review and submit comments on the Draft SA through August 12, 2019.

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