Timeline of Major DCAS Events for 2015

Establishing the foundation for conducting dose reconstructions as required under the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA) has been an important and busy time for our Office. Major events of our dose reconstruction program are listed below.

To locate an event, click on one of the months below. A list of events that occurred during that month will be displayed.

Major Events of 2015

January 22
  • Federal Register Notice published Announcing a decision to evaluate a petition to designate a class of employees from Westinghouse Electric Corp. in Bloomfield, New Jersey, to be included in the Special Exposure Cohort (SEC)–January 1, 1950 through March 1, 2011 (Petition 217)

January 20
  • Federal Register Notice published Announcing that a Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) petition–January 1, 1974 through December 31, 1995 (Petition 221) has met the Minimum Qualifications for Review and Evaluation

  • No major events for this month.
March 25
  • Federal Register Notice Announcing that an Argonne National Laboratory – West SEC Petition has met the Minimum Qualifications for Review and Evaluation –April 10, 1951 through December 31, 1979 (Petition 224)

  • Federal Register Notice Announcing that a Hanford SEC Petition has met the Minimum Qualifications for Review and Evaluation–July 1, 1984 to December 31, 1990 (Petition 226)

  • No major events for this month.
May 13
  • Federal Register Notice Announcing that a Blockson Chemical Company SEC Petition has met the Minimum Qualifications for Review and Evaluation–July 1, 1960 through December 31, 1991, Petition 225

  • Federal Register Notice Announcing a Determination Concerning a Petition from St. Louis Airport Storage Site (SLAPS) to Add a Class of Employees to the Special Exposure Cohort–November 3, 1971, through December 31, 1973, and from January 1, 1984,through December 31, 1998, Petition 150 (May 13, 2015)

June 21
  • Effective Date of Designation of a Class of Employees from Hanford for Addition to the Special Exposure Cohort-January 1, 1984, through December 31, 1990, Petition 226
June 20
  • Effective Date of Designation of a Class of Employees from Dow Chemical Company (California) for Addition to the Special Exposure Cohort-October 1, 1947 through June 30, 1957, Petition 216
June 19
  • Effective Date of Designation of a Class of Employees from Grand Junction Facilities for Addition to the Special Exposure Cohort-February 1, 1975 through December 31, 1985, Petition 175
June 8
  • Federal Register Notice published announcing the Designation of a Class of Employees from Dow Chemical Corporation (California) for Addition to the Special Exposure Cohort–October 1, 1947, through June 30, 1957, Petition 216

  • Federal Register Notice published announcing the Designation of a Class of Employees from Grand Junction Facilities for Addition to the Special Exposure Cohort–February 1, 1975 through December 31, 1985, Petition 175

  • Federal Register Notice published announcing the Designation of a Class of Employees from Hanford for Addition to the Special Exposure Cohort–January 1, 1984 through December 31, 1990, Petition 226

July 1
  • Federal Register Notice published announcing the Final Effect of Designation of a Class of Employees from Dow Chemical Corporation (California) for Addition to the Special Exposure Cohort–October 1, 1947, through June 30, 1957, Petition 216

  • Federal Register Notice published announcing the Final Effect of Designation of a Class of Employees from Grand Junction Facilities for Addition to the Special Exposure Cohort–February 1, 1975, through December 31, 1985, Petition 175

  • Federal Register Notice published announcing the Final Effect of Designation of a Class of Employees from Hanford for Addition to the Special Exposure Cohort–January 1, 1984, through December 31, 1990, Petition 226

August 27
  • Effective Date for a Westinghouse Electric Corporation (Bloomfield, New Jersey) SEC class–February 1, 1958, through May 31, 1958, or during the period from June 1, 1959, through June 30, 1959, Petition 217

August 7
  • Federal Register Notice Published Announcing the Designation of a Class of Employees from Westinghouse Electric Corporation (Bloomfield, New Jersey) for Addition to the Special Exposure Cohort–February 1, 1958, through May 31, 1958, or during the period from June 1, 1959, through June 30, 1959, Petition 217; Final Effect date for the class is August 27, 2015

September 4
  • Federal Register Notice published announcing the Final Effect of Designation of a Class of Employees from Westinghouse Electric Corp. (New Jersey) for Addition to the Special Exposure Cohort (SEC)–February 1, 1958, through May 31, 1958, or during the period from June 1, 1959, through June 30, 1959, Petition 217; Effective date for the SEC class was August 27, 2015

October 30
  • Federal Register Notice published announcing the Final Effect of Designation of a Class of Employees from Hooker Electrochemical Corporation for Addition to the Special Exposure Cohort–July 1, 1944, through December 31, 1948, Petition 141

October 22
  • Effective Date for a Hooker Electrochemical Corporation SEC class–July 1, 1944, through December 31, 1948, Petition 141

October 9
  • Federal Register Notice published announcing the Designation of a Class of Employees from Hooker Electrochemical for Addition to the Special Exposure Cohort (SEC)–July 1, 1944 through December 31, 1948, Petition 141; Effective date for the SEC class is October 22, 2015

November 13
  • Federal Register Notice published announcing the decision to evaluate a petition to designate a class of employees from the Battelle King Avenue Site in Columbus, Ohio, to be included in the Special Exposure Cohort–July 1, 1956 through December 31, 1970, Petition 229

  • No major events for this month.
Page last reviewed: June 30, 2022