The Honorable John T. Conway
Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board
Dear Mr. Chairman:
This letter is to inform you that Commitment 4.3.1 to the Implementation Plan for Software Quality Assurance (SQA) in response to Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board Recommendation 2002-1 has been completed.
Commitment 4.3.1 requires a review to identify industry or Federal agency standards that are appropriate for Department safety software.† The report prepared as a result of this review has been provided to your staff and has been posted on the Departmentís Central Registry web site at http://tis.eh.doe.gov/techstds/toolsframe.html.† Questions concerning this commitment may be directed to Chip Lagdon at (301) 903-4218 or me (301) 903-8008.
Frank B. Russo
Deputy Assistant Secretary
Office of Corporate Performance Assessment
cc:††††††† Beverly A. Cook, EH-1
††††††††††† Mark B. Whitaker, DR-1
††††††††††† Chip Lagdon, EH-31