Naps Prompt Probe Of NRC Procedures

Law360, New York (January 8, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- After a much-publicized video last year of security guards sleeping on the job at a nuclear power plant, the House Energy and Commerce Committee has announced plans to investigate how the Nuclear Regulatory Commission follows up on reports of improper conduct.

Committee Chairman John Dingell, D-Mich., and Congressman Bart Stupak, D-Mich., chairman of the subcommittee on oversight and investigations, announced their intention Monday to look into what it called “troubling questions,” raised when CBS news broadcast video in September of security guards taking naps while on...
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