Completed Access to Information Requests

The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission's completed Access to Information requests processed by its Access to Information and Privacy (ATIP) Office are listed below.

The list contains summaries of completed requests for which documents have been retrieved or treated. The list is provided in chronological order, by year, month and by request number. Requests focusing on personal information or third-party proprietary information are not included.

2015 2014 2013 2012 2011

2015

February 2015
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2014-00115 Records between January 1, 2014 to February 2, 2015, on the public release of information and research. All disclosed 16
A-2014-00117 A copy of a memo from K. Francis to D. Desjardins on “Bruce A Refurbishment for Life Extension and Continued Operation Project, Units 3 and 4 Refurbishment Project Description – Application of the Canadian Environmental Assessment Act”, April 29, 2008. All disclosed 3
A-2014-00118 A copy of a letter by K. Lafrenière to F. Saunders on “Bruce A Units 3 and 4: Replacement of the Calandria and Shield Tank Assembly”, December 22, 2010. All disclosed 23
A-2014-00119 A copy of a letter from K. Lafrenière to F. Saunders on “Action Item 1107-2326: Bruce A Units 3 and 4 Refurbishment for Life Extension and Continued Operations Project”, July 25, 2010. All disclosed 2
A-2014-00120 A copy of a presentation by J. Stevenson on “Bruce A Units 3 and 4 Refurbishment – Project Kick-off Meeting”, May 30, 2011. All disclosed 20
January 2015
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2014-00020 Documents related to CANDU Energy’s meeting with President Binder in October 2014. Disclosed in part 6

2014

December 2014
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2014-00020 Records related to the loss of radioactive material at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, reported to the CNSC on March 21, 2014. Disclosed in part 423
A-2014-00022 Documents related to reported incidents involving radioactive materials at Canadian ports since 2009. Disclosed in part 446
A-2014-00069 A copy of the “Safety Reports” for the Bruce A and B Nuclear Generating Stations. Note these documents were proactively released for the Pickering relicensing hearings in 2013. Disclosed in part 1370
A-2014-00071 A copy of the CNSC “Project Charters” for Darlington and Bruce A (units 1 and 2) refurbishment and life-extension projects. All disclosed 55
A-2014-00073 A copy of the MS PowerPoint deck and other documents used to support the presentation made to the Management Committee on September 29, entitled “Confirmation of Omnibus Amendments to Regulation ‘Fukushima’ ”. Disclosed in part 14
A-2014-00074 A copy of the MS PowerPoint deck and any other documents used to support the presentation made to the Management Committee on September 16, entitled “Regulatory Framework Program”. All disclosed 59
A-2014-00075 A copy of the MS PowerPoint and any other documents used to support the May 30 presentation to the Management Committee, entitled “Seismic Safety of the Canadian Nuclear Power Plants and NRU”. All disclosed 73
A-2014-00076 A copy of each of the following documents: D.A. Desjardins to F. Saunders (letter), “Bruce A Units 1 and 2 Return to Service – Identification of Potential Design Changes and Assessments Required – Major Findings of CNSC Review of Bruce Power’s Systematic Review of Safety”, December 21, 2006, NK21-CORR-00532-04697, and D.A. Desjardins to F. Saunders, “Bruce Units 1&2 Return to Service and Life Extension – CNSC Staff Review of Bruce Power’s Systematic Reivew of Safety”, May 18, 2007, NK21-CORR-00531-04994. All disclosed 97
A-2014-00077 A copy of the following letter: F. Saunders to D.A. Desjardins, “Bruce Units 1 and 2 Return to Service: Systematic Review of Safety – Major Findings of CNSC Review”, February 28, 2007, NK21-CORR-00531-04782. All disclosed 11
A-2014-00078 Table of contents of the following document: P.A. Robinson, “Bruce A Nuclear Generating Station Probabilistic Risk Assessment: BAPRA Update Part 2 Summary Report”, Bruce Power Report No. NK21-REP-03611-00002, March 2006. All disclosed 2
November 2014
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2014-00027 Internal documents related to the refurbishment and life extension of the Bruce A reactors between April 1 and July 31, 2014 Disclosed in part 59
A-2014-00055 Document provided to the CNSC Management Committee for the “Nuclear Emergency Integrated Response” agenda item at the January 17, 2014 meeting Disclosed in part 11
A-2014-00059 A copy of the following letter and attachments: F. Saunders to P. Elder, “Bruce A Units 1 and 2 return to service and life extension – risk informed decision making?, December 6, 2007 All disclosed 22
A-2014-00060 Document provided to the CNSC Management Committee for the “large LOCA safety margins” on March 2, 2011. All disclosed 22
A-2014-00067 CNSC Management Committee minutes from March 1 to September 31, 2014. Disclosed in part 102
A-2014-00079 CNSC Management Committee minutes for October 2014. All disclosed 17
October 2014
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2013-00041 A copy of the Bruce A. Limited Partnership’s (“BALP”) root cause analysis report on the exposure of workers to alpha radiation in November and December 2009 (“Report”). Disclosed in part 44
A-2014-00037 A copy of the following document: IAEA Workshop outcome on “Site Safety Goals”, Toronto, January 14–15, 2014. All disclosed 6
A-2014-00041 Documents related to the workshop held in June 2013 on policy development related to land use around nuclear power plants in Ontario. All disclosed 85
A-2014-00044 Documents that discuss how the CNSC arrived at the risk estimate discussed by Miguel Santini at the May 7, 2014 Commission hearing. Disclosed in part 76
A-2014-00048 Documents received from Emergency Management Ontario, the Ontario Ministry of Community Safety or the Office of the Fire Marshal and Emergency Management between March and April 2014 on issues related to Ontario’s offsite emergency plans or CNSC policies/regulations related to offsite emergency plans. Disclosed in part 21
A-2014-00050 Documents outlining appointments of term and casual employees in the National Capital Region from April 2014 to August 2014. Disclosed in part 1
A-2014-00054 Documentation provided to the CNSC Management Committee for the “Darlington EA/LTPS Addressing JRP Recommendations” agenda item at the December 13, 2013 Management Committee meeting. All disclosed 25
A-2014-00056 Documentation provided to the CNSC Management Committee for the “Subsection 9(b) and paragraph 21(1)(e) of the NSCA” agenda item at the January 23, 2014 Management Committee meeting. Disclosed in part 22
A-2014-00057 Documentation provided to the CNSC Management Committee for the “Licensees – Probabilistic Risk Assessment and Safety Case” agenda item at the February 26, 2014 CNSC Management Committee meeting. Disclosed in part 21
A-2014-00058 Documentation provided to the CNSC Management Committee for the “6th Review Meeting of the CNS” agenda item at the February 26, 2014 Management Committee meeting. All disclosed 14
September 2014
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2014-00025 Internal  communication between June 18 and July 24 regarding Ontario Power Generation’s request for a licence renewal. Disclosed in part 114
A-2014-00029 Copy of document: Briefing for the President – January 23, 2014 – “Study of Consequences of a Severe Nuclear Accident – An Update” Disclosed in part 10
A-2014-00030 Meeting minutes and handwritten notes related to the January 23, 2014 staff briefing for the president on the severe-accident study. Disclosed in part 5
A-2014-00032 Copy of document: “Study of Consequences of a Hypothetical Severe Nuclear Accident and Effectiveness of Mitigation Measures” All disclosed 104
A-2014-00039 Copy of document: “Briefing on OPG Emergency Response in Low Probability High Impact Incidents”. Disclosed in part 10
A-2014-00040 Copy of documents: Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Reliability Division, “Discussion Paper on Safety Goals – Stage 1: Analyze Issue”, March 13, (DAA management comments on the discussion paper on safety goals); 2014, CNSC Position on Safety Goals: Terms of Reference Disclosed in part 18
A-2014-00042 Copies of all contracts awarded through task-based informatics professional services, temporary help services, and task and solution professional services for professional services provided within the National Capital Region, between April 1 and June 30, 2014. Disclosed in part 159
A-2014-00043 Purchase order and call-ups for ink and toner supplies for the period of January 1 to April 30, 2014. Disclosed in part 9
A-2014-00051 Copies of all contracts awarded through task-based professional services and task-based informatics professional services supply arrangement contracts and standing offer call-ups issued in the National Capital Region for the months of April, May, June and July 2014. Disclosed in part 297
A-2014-00052 Copies of all contracts awarded through temporary help services supply arrangement and standing offer call-ups issued in the Western Region (specifically the city of Calgary), the Pacific Region (specifically for Vancouver), the Greater Toronto Area and the National Capital Region for the months of April, May, June and July 2014. Disclosed in part 32
August 2014
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2013-00032 Documents related to the review of the probabilistic risk assessment for the Bruce A Nuclear Generating Station from January 1, 2012 to August 1, 2013. Disclosed in part 565
A-2013-00070 Documents related to the review of the probabilistic risk assessment for the Bruce A and B Nuclear Generating Stations from August 1, 2012 to December 1, 2013. Disclosed in part 352
A-2013-00077 Documents and correspondence sent to Ontario Power Generation related to the probabilistic risk assessment for the Pickering Nuclear Generating Station in October and November 2013. Disclosed in part 124
A-2014-00103 Documents and correspondence related to the "Severe Accident Study" in December 2013. Disclosed in part 112
A-2013-00105 Documents related to staff's review of the probabilistic risk assessments for the Pickering A and B reactors in January and February 2014. Disclosed in part 104
A-2014-00026 CNSC Management Committee Minutes between April and July 2014. All disclosed 63
A-2014-00034 A copy of the following document: "G. Frappier, Multi-unit Probabilistic Safety Assessment (PSA) Considerations at the CNSC, IAEA Workshop, Toronto, January 14-15, EDOC #4294126" All disclosed 24
July 2014
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2013-00102 internal documents and correspondence related to the "Severe Accident Study" in January and February 2014. Disclosed in part 63
A-2014-00003 internal documents related to the CNSC's "Severe Accident Study" for the Darlington nuclear station in March 2014. Disclosed in part 56
A-2014-00012 For the Directorate of Nuclear Substance Regulation for the years 2006-2014: 1. the total numbers of Orders issued by each Inspector, the dates of the Orders and the Order numbers, 2. the number of Administrative Monetary Penalties (AMPs) recommended/initiated by each Inspector and to whom the AMP was ultimately issued. Please include copies of the communications by the Inspectors to their superiors recommending these AMPs 3. the number of inspections performed by each Inspector and the number of inspections for each usetype for each Inspector 4. the total number of Inspectors employed in DNSR by CNSC, sorted by regional office Disclosed in part 236
A-2014-00018 For the period of January 1st, 2014 to March 31st, 2014, please provide copies of all credit card acquisitions and call-ups against the Standing Offers for the following Information Technology equipment: printers, copiers, Pc's, notebooks, toner supplies, and monitors. Disclosed in part 14
June 2014
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2014-00007 Tables summarizing the Ex Plant Release Categories, including the disaggregated and aggregated core damage frequencies and large release frequencies, for the Bruce A and B reactors that were cited on page 10 (Safety Goals Results, Operating Nuclear Power Plants) in this presentation by Dr. Greg Rzentkowski. Disclosed in part 3
May 2014
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2013-00066 Documents related to CNSC reviews of the integrity of the calandria vessels at the Pickering A and B nuclear power plants between 2008 and December 31, 2013 Disclosed in part 299
A-2014-00002 Final versions of noted documents between December 1, 2013 and March 31, 2014: 1) meeting presentations and minutes of the Working Group on Safety Goals [WGSG]; 2) any reports and presentations made to the Project Review Group on behalf of the WGSG; 3) any reports or draft reports produced by the WGSG; 4) and comments received on those reports. Disclosed in part 53
A-2014-00004 Letter from F. Saunders to P. Elder concerning “Reliability Programs for Nuclear Power Plants – Compliance with S-98”, June 12, 2006. Disclosed in part 3
A-2014-00006 Final versions of: 1) “Risk and Reliability Program", September 1, 2010; 2) S. Yalaoui, “Seismic PSA and Safety Goals Questions to Other Regulatory Bodies", February 1, 2012; 3) CNSC safety goals; 4) PSA site results aggregation. All disclosed 38
A-2014-00013 Documents relating to temporary help services supply arrangement and standing offer call-ups, issued in the National Capital Region for the months of October 2013, November 2013, December 2013, January 2014, February 2014, March 2014. Disclosed in part 66
A-2014-00014 Documents relating to task-based professional services and task-based informatics professional services supply arrangement contracts and standing offer call-ups, issued in the National Capital Region for the months of October 2013, November 2013, December 2013, January 2014, February 2014, March 2014. Disclosed in part 255
April 2014
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2012-00043 Documents related to the review of Ontario Power Generation's probablistic risk assessment for the Darlington Nuclear Generating Station in 2012 Disclosed in part 99
A-2013-00095 Summary of incident reports for mines in Saskatchewan since 2004 All disclosed 237
A-2013-00104 CNSC Management Committee Minutes from December 2013 to February 28, 2014 All disclosed 44
A-2014-00001 Documents: 1) P. Hessel, "Outstanding Issue 21 - Safety Goals for S-337", February 7, 2007, e-Doc #3336969, 2) Y. Akl, S. Yalaoui, "Safety Goals: DAA Management Meeting", September 28, 2012, e-Doc #3900646, 3) R. Gheorghe, "Discussion Paper on Safety Goals - Presentation to DAA", e-Doc #4135799 All disclosed 80
March 2014
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2012-00007 Documents regarding Bruce Power's proposal to extend the life of Bruce A units 3 and 4 and Bruce B units 5 to 8 in 2011. Disclosed in part 1321
A-2013-00043 Documents related to the International Atomic Energy Agency Fukushima Comprehensive Report between May and July 2013. Disclosed in part 190
A-2013-00048 Documents related to the CANDU Senior Regulators Group meeting hosted by the CNSC in Ottawa in 2007. Disclosed in part 734
A-2013-00050 Documents related the the CANDU Senior Regulators Meeting that took place in Romania between November 5 – 9, 2012. Disclosed in part 909
A-2013-00051 Documents related to the CANDU PSA Working Group meeting that took place between July 8 and 12, 2013. Disclosed in part 338
A-2013-00063 Documents related to the development of safety goals for multi-unit nuclear sites between August 1 and September 31, 2013. Disclosed in part 785
A-2013-00069 Documents related to the development of safety goals for multi-unit nuclear sites in October and November 2013. All disclosed 11
A-2013-00074 Documents related to plans for decommissioning the Gentilly-2 nuclear station in October and November 2013. Disclosed in part 72
A-2013-00083 Copies of two recent submissions pursuant to paragraph 3.2.2 of the CNSC's Design Guide for Nuclear Substance Laboratories and Nuclear Medicine Rooms, Guidance Document: GD-52 Disclosed in part 26
A-2013-00093 Documents that provide guidance or stipulates what govern employees at the CNSC when publishingor reviewing scientific or technical work, that were in force as of January 1, 2014. Disclosed in part 32
A-2013-00098 Documents that provide guidance or stipulates what govern employees at the CNSC when publishing or reviewing scientific or technical work, that were in force as of January 1, 2006. All disclosed 31
February 2014
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2012-00014 Documents related to any review of the Nuclear Safety and Control Act between January 1 and April 1 2012 Disclosed in part 10
A-2012-00053 Internal CNSC documents and correspondence with Ontario Power Generation regarding the integrated safety review for the proposed refurbishment of the Darlington Nuclear Generating Station between April 1 and December 31 2012 Disclosed in part 204
A-2013-00055 Presentation made by CNSC President Michael Binder at the fourth meeting to review industry principles of conduct, which took place in Toronto in September 2013 Disclosed in part 84
A-2013-00080 Copy of report: E. Heerden, "Inter-process Communication to Facilitate Multi-unit Modeling for MAAP4 CANDU: Software Requirements Specification", COG Report ISTO-12-5081 All disclosed 32
A-2013-00084 Templates, guidelines, standards, policies and other guidance used by the CNSC in preparing memoranda to your minister or briefing notes for your minister. All disclosed 5
A-2013-00092 Documents that provides guidance or stipulates how science employees at the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission should interact with media in person, in print or electronically, that were in force as of January 1, 2014. All disclosed 1
A-2013-00094 Documents that provides guidance or stipulates how science employees at the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission should interact with media in person, in print or electronically, that were in force as of January 1, 2000. All disclosed 1
A-2013-00096 Documents that provides guidance or stipulates how science employees, at Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission should interact with media in person, in print or electronically, that were in force as of January 1, 2006. All disclosed 1
January 2014
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2012-00006 Documents regarding communications with the nuclear regulator of Argentina concerning the life extension of the Embalse nuclear station. Disclosed in part 609
A-2013-00053 Internal documents and documents sent  to Ontario Power Generation related to the to the probabilistic Risk Assessment for the Pickering nuclear station in September 2013. All disclosed 86
A-2013-00058 Documents used in the discussion of the "Canadian Emergency Management Documents at the August 15, 2013 meeting of the CNSC Management Committee All disclosed 10
A-2013-00062 Documents used in the discussion of the "Condenser Cooling Water Option for the Darlington Nuclear Project" at the February 7, 2013 meeting of the CNSC Management Committee." Disclosed in part 22
A-2013-00068 Documents sent to Emergemency Mananagement Ontario in October and November 2013. All disclosed 1
A-2013-00075 Please provide CNSC Management Committee Minutes for October and November 2013. All disclosed 32
A-2013-00076 Internal documents regarding OPG, Bruce Power, Hydro-Quebec and New Brunswick Power's compliance with the Nuclear Liability Act in 2013. All disclosed 239
A-2013-00081 Internal 2013 documents related to Recommendations 66, 63, 60 and 57 of the Joint Review Panel on new reactors at Darlington. All disclosed 91

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2013

December 2013
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A2012-00069 Annual compliance reports for medical category II licensees located in the Province of Québec between 2007 and 2011 Disclosed in part 1105
A2013-00027 Correspondence sent to Emergency Management Ontario between January 1 and August 1 2013 Disclosed in part 495
A2013-00028 Internal documents between January and August 1, 2013 related to the CNSC's review of the integrated safety review for the proposed life extension of the Darlington Nuclear Generating Station All disclosed 756
A2013-00033 Internal documents and correspondence sent to Ontario Power Generation, between January 1 and August 1, 2013, regarding the modeling of a major accident at Darlington Disclosed in part 32
A2013-00035 Documents related to the Edmonton (University of Alberta) TR24 cyclotron license applications Disclosed in part 504
A2013-00054 Internal documents related to accident modeling related to the Darlington Nuclear Generation Station, in September 2013 Disclosed in part 163
A2013-00059 Presentations and documents used in the discussion of the update on REGDOC-2.13.2, Import and Export, at the July 18, 2013 meeting of the CNSC Management Committee All disclosed 47
A2013-00060 Presentations and documents used in the discussion of the "Strengthening the Radioactive Waste and Decommissioning Regulatory Framework" at the February 14, 2013 meeting of the CNSC Management Committee All disclosed 16
A2013-00061 Presentations and documents used in the discussion of the "Modernizing the Waste Regulatory Framework" at the August 14, 2013 meeting of the CNSC Management Committee Disclosed in part 10
A2013-00064 Presentations and documents used in the discussion of the implementation of periodic safety reviews for nuclear power plants, at the April 25, 2013 meeting of the CNSC Management Committee All disclosed 40
November 2013
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2013-00024 Records relating to the health of the population in surrounding areas and/or environmental repercussions and/or wildlife damage as a result of the crash of the Soviet nuclear-powered reconnaissance satellite Kosmos 954 on January 24, 1978, and/or the subsequent cleanup (Operation Morning Light). Time covered by request - 1978 to 1983. Disclosed in part 164
A-2013-00031 Records regarding Ontario Power Generation's probabilistic risk assessment for the Pickering A nuclear station in 2009 and 2010. Disclosed in part 60
A-2013-00040 Task Based Professional Services (TSPS) Supply Arrangement (SA), Standing Offer (SO) and all Task Based Informatics Professional Services (TBIPS) Standing Offer and Supply Arrangement contracts issued in the National Capital Region for the months of April 2013, May 2013, June 2013 Disclosed in part 147
A-2013-00044 Current approved organization charts (without names of people) for programs employing "RL" versus "AS, AU, EG, BI and PC" All disclosed 136
A-2013-00049 Records relating to Ramzi Jammal's meeting with Hydro-Québec on July 12, 2013. All disclosed 1
A-2013-00057 CNSC Management Committee minutes for September 2013. All disclosed 13
October 2013
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2013-00036 A copy of the PowerPoint presentation and any associated notes related to Jacques Lavoie's presentation to the Canadian Nuclear Law Organization on June 24, 2013. All disclosed 10
A-2013-00039 A copy of the PowerPoint presentation and any associated notes related to Marc Leblanc's presentation to the Canadian Nuclear Law Organization entitled "An Insider's View of CNSC Hearings" on February 23, 2012. All disclosed 16
September 2013
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2012-00005 Documents related to Ontario Power Generation's proposed service extension of the Pickering nuclear power plant between January 1 and April 1, 2012. Disclosed in part 399
A-2013-00009 Documents related to Terry Jamieson's attendance at the Nuclear Energy Agency Policy Group on Multinational Design Evaluation Programme in 2012 (excluding travel claims). Disclosed in part 19
A-2013-00025 Records regarding the CNSC's active photocopier lease agreements as well as purchase of printers, scanners and fax machines within the last four years. All disclosed 11
A-2013-00026 Copies of Executive Committee meetings between January 1 and August 15, 2013. All disclosed 97
A-2013-00037 Correspondence sent by or on behalf of President Michael Binder to the Ontario Society of Professional Engineers regarding their 2012 report entitled Wind and the Electrical Grid. No records 0
A-2013-00042 Temporary help services supply arrangement and standing offer callups issued in the National Capital Region for the months of April, May and June 2013. All disclosed 16
August 2013
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2013-00001 Documents related to an incident that occured in September 2008 at Jubilant Draximage Inc. Disclosed in part 91
A-2013-00019 Documents related to properties used or owned by Medicago Inc. Disclosed in part 44
July 2013
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2011-00072 Documents relating to Ontario Power Generation's proposed service extension of the Pickering nuclear power plant in 2011. Disclosed in part 635
A-2011-00079 All records between February 2011 through February 2012, detailing the Commission's response to the Fukushima event. Disclosed in part 5468
A-2012-00045 Documents relating to the decision to close the Gentilly-2 nuclear power plant between September and December 2012. Disclosed in part 388
A-2012-00055 Documents relating to nuclear power reactor licensees' submissions in response to the CNSC Staff Action Plan on the CNSC Fukushima Task Force Recommendations, for all short-term items that were due for completion on 31 December 2012. Disclosed in part 1111
A-2013-00002 Documents relating to Terry Jamieson's attendance at the Multinational Design Evaluation Programme Conference on New Reactor Design Activities, in 2011. Disclosed in part 12
A-2013-00004 Documents related to the CNSC's evaluation of the nuclear emergency exercise that took place at the Bruce nuclear power plant in October 2012. Disclosed in part 110
A-2013-00006 Documents related to Ramzi Jammal's meeting with officials from the United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission between February 8-10, 2012. Disclosed in part 74
A-2013-00010 Documents sent to or received by the CNSC from Leader Resources Services Corp & Leader Energy regarding the installation of industrial wind turbines near the Port Granby Project in the Port Hope, ON area. In addition, communications between the CNSC and Atomic Energy of Canada (AECL), Natural Resources Canada, the Port Hope Area Initiative Management Office (PHAI MO) and elected officials regarding Leader Energy's proposal for wind turbines in the Port Granby Project area. Disclosed in part 314
A-2013-00016 A copy of the deliverables contracted between the CNSC and Mr. Garry R. Schwarz for assistance at the Convention of Nuclear Safety - Second Extraordinary Meeting. Disclosed in part 11
A-2013-00017 A copy of the deliverables contracted between the CNSC and Beals Lalonde to conduct an evaluation survey of CNSC employees and stakeholders, in support of the evaluation of the CNSC's contribution to the Canadian Standards Association's Nuclear Standards Program. Disclosed in part 72
A-2013-00020 A copy of the standard operating procedure for probabilistic safety assessment (PSA) review. All disclosed 58
June 2013
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2012-00015 Documents relating to any review of the Nuclear Safety and Control Act in 2011. Disclosed in part 4
A-2013-00014 Deliverables/report for Hickling Arthurs Low document (contract 87055-12-0421) - "Review of Nuclear Research Trends, Post-Fukushima" All disclosed 53
May 2013
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2012-00068 Records related to:
1. the Standards Council of Canada's plans and consultations to revise the National Standards System and accredit new standards development organizations as referred to in its communique of July 20, 2012.
2. identification of the Government of Canada's priorities and goals for the development of standards, as well as any gaps in the ability of the existing National Standards System to meet the Government of Canada's policy goals related to standards development
Disclosed in part 101
A-2013-00005 CNSC response to the 2005 Darlington emergency exercise Disclosed in part 18
A-2013-00007 Internal CNSC memorandum to Linda Keen dated December 18, 2003, regarding emergency management All disclosed 2
A-2013-00011 Temporary help services supply arrangement and standing offer callups issued in the National Capital Region for the months of September 2012, October 2012, November 2012, December 2012, January 2013, February 2013, and March 2013 All disclosed 35
April 2013
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2012-00003 Internal documents regarding the probabilistic risk assessments for the Bruce A and B nuclear power plants in 2011. All disclosed 245
A-2012-00004 Internal documents regarding the review of the Darlington probabilistic risk assessment in 2011. All disclosed 6
A-2012-00039 Documents regarding MCP Altona, and its voyage from the Port Metro Vancouver to Zhangjiang, China. Disclosed in part 641
A-2012-00046 Internal correspondence with President Binder regarding the hearings on the proposed continued operation of the Darlington nuclear station between October 15 and November 31, 2012. Disclosed in part 37
A-2012-00047 Briefings or correspondence provided to CNSC President Michael Binder regarding the Fukushima nuclear accident in 2012. Disclosed in part 552
A-2012-00048 Internal documentation received related to Coverage B risks related to the Nuclear Liability Reinsurance Account in 2012. Disclosed in part 44
A-2012-00049 CNSC correspondence sent to the Nuclear Insurance Association of Canada in 2011 and 2012. Disclosed in part 32
A-2012-00050 CNSC correspondence sent to the Nuclear Insurance Association of Canada between September 2001 and December 2004. All disclosed 1
A-2012-00052 Internal documentation related to a meeting between the CNSC and Emergency Management Ontario regarding its submission on the Darlington refurbishment environmental assessment in October-November 2012. Disclosed in part 41
A-2013-00008 All Blackberry messages between Marc Leblanc and Patsy Thompson (including PIN messages) during the Darlington hearings (December 3-6, 2012). Disclosed in part 4
March 2013
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2012-00008 Records relating to the thinning of feeder pipes at the Darlington Nuclear Generating Station, including documents related to the large-scale feeder inspection in the spring of 2011. Disclosed in part 132
A-2012-00040

List of licences (company name, street address, licence type) for the following licensing categories:
waste facilities; Class II nuclear facilities and prescribed equipment; imports and exports; nuclear substances and radiation devices and transportation; uranium mines and mills; research facilities; processing facilities; nuclear power reactors.

All disclosed 114
February 2013
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A‑2011‑00062 Records related to the repatriation of spent highly enriched uranium fuel from Chalk River Laboratories to the United States - prepared between April 1, 2010, and March 31, 2011. Disclosed in part 142
A‑2011‑00085 Records related to the repatriation of spent highly enriched uranium fuel from Chalk River Laboratories to the United States - prepared between April 1, 2011, and January 3, 2012. Disclosed in part 55
A‑2012‑00042 Procurement strategy for Aboriginal business - fiscal years 2010, 2011 and 2012. Disclosed in part 231
A‑2012‑00044 Judicial reviews filed in federal court regarding the construction of new reactors at Darlington - from October 2011 to December 2012. Disclosed in part 76
A‑2012‑00056 Copy of preliminary decommissioning plans for Gentilly-2, dated February 2010. Nothing disclosed 0
A‑2012‑00058 CNSC letter, G. Rzentkowski to W.M. ElIiott, "Opening of Fukushima Action Items (FAls) on Ontario Power Generation", February 17, 2012 All disclosed 9
January 2013
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A‑2012‑00017 Documents relating to the meeting between CNSC President Michael Binder and Ramzi Jammal with Cameco on the following dates: March 28, 2012; May 3, 2011; December 16, 2010; October 27, 2010; August 16, 2010; March 25, 2010 and February 2, 2010. Disclosed in part 176
A‑2012‑00033 Correspondence created in 2004 and 2005 with the NWMO on the inclusion of Ordovician sedimentary rock as a potentially suitable site for a high‑grade deep geological repository. All disclosed 126
A‑2012‑00036 Reports or studies created in 2004 and 2005 on Ordovician sedimentary rock as a potentially suitable site for a high‑grade deep geological repository. All disclosed 483
A‑2012‑00051 CNSC Management Committee 2012 meeting minutes. All disclosed 126
A‑2012‑00057 Pickering NGS A and B: Mitigation measures to reduce rates of fish mortality; new action item 2008‑4‑14, July 15, 2009. All disclosed 11
A‑2012‑00060 Pickering NGS A and B: Mitigation measures to reduce rates of fish mortality; new action item 2008‑4‑14, October 7, 2008. All disclosed 3
A‑2012‑00061 Pickering NGS A and B: Studies leading to decision to implement mitigation measures to reduce fish mortality from thermal effects related to the cooling water discharge; new action item 2008‑4‑13, October 7, 2008. All disclosed 2
A‑2012‑00062 Pickering NGS A and B — intake fish mortality mitigation; action item 2008‑4‑14 (2434) All disclosed 5
A‑2012‑00063 CNSC expectation regarding the path forward for resolution of action item 2008‑4‑13 All disclosed 9

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2012

December 2012
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
No access to information requests completed in December 2012

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November 2012
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2011-00078 All electronic documents, including emails and attachments to emails, from January 2009 to present (March 3, 2012), regarding VITA and VITA-CNSC. Disclosed in part 686
A-2012-00034 Draft versions of CNSC review panel decision on OPG deep geologic repository (DGR) environmental assessment document
2006-1023-DECIS-OPG-DGR-DRAFT.
Nothing disclosed 0
A-2012-00035 Records related to the inclusion or exclusion of a potential high-grade waste DGR as a cumulative effect or potential project for study in the environmental assessment for a low or intermediate deep ground repository proposed by Ontario Power Generation. Disclosed in part 161
A-2012-00037 Copy of an application for CNSC licence (NSRD_14697) that was submitted by RP Now Inc. in May-September of this year (2012). Specifically looking for any equipment RP Now Inc. may have included in the application as a requirement for this licence. All disclosed
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October 2012
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2012-00031 Documents related to the recent staffing action for the position 4620-17 Senior Communications Project Officer. Disclosed in part 1022
A-2012-00038 Temporary Help Services (THS) Supply Arrangement (SA) and Standing Offer (SO) callups issued in the National Capital Region for the months of April 2012, May 2012, June 2012, July 2012 and August 2012. All disclosed 33

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September 2012
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2012-00030 Documents sent and received by Aurèle Gervais, Sunni Locatelli and Michael Binder between June 1, 2012, and June 5, 2012, regarding media coverage of timelines for environmental assessments by the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission Disclosed in part 79
A-2012-00032 Requests for Temporary Help Service Call-ups for the years 2011-12. Disclosed in part 87

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August 2012
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2012-00002 All internal documents, as well as documents to Ontario Power Generation regarding the Integrated Safety Review for the proposed refurbishment of the Darlington nuclear station between January 1, 2012, and April 1, 2012. Disclosed in part 341
A-2012-00012 Quarterly reports for Pickering A and B, Bruce A and B, Gentilly-2 and Point Lepreau nuclear stations for 2011. Disclosed in part 2721
A-2012-00021 All records of correspondence to and from Christopher Barnes on or related to the low and intermediate level waste Deep Geological Repository and/or a high grade Deep Geological Repository between January 2006 and December 2008. Disclosed in part 13

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July 2012
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
No access to information requests completed in July 2012

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June 2012
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2011-00013 Copy of documents listed in the request dealing with the shutdown of the NRU Reactor. Disclosed in part 1373
A-2011-00049 Copy of reports or studies concerning lessons learned from the Japan crisis. Disclosed in part 412
A-2011-00066 Seismic hazard analysis for CANDU 6 reactors of the type in operation at Gentilly-2 and at Point Lepreau. Nothing disclosed 0
A-2011-00067 Copies of internal correspondence regarding the privatization of AECL in 2011. Disclosed in part 33
A-2011-00074 Copies of internal correspondence related to the CNSC's approach communications approach related to the Fukushima disaster. Please include any discussions related to the Joint Review Panel and the relicensing of the Gentilly-2 reactor. The period for this request is between March 11th 2011 and May 30th. Disclosed in part 504
A-2011-00084 Copies of document regarding communication with the Canada Border Services Agency concerning the shipment of high precision ball bearings seized by CBSA export control officers at Montreal Air Cargo on Sept. 27, 2010. Nothing disclosed 0
A-2012-00011 Copies of documents from CNSC President Michael Binder's meetings with Bruce Power on July 7, 2009 as well as on January 8 and 16th 2009. Disclosed in part 12
A-2012-00018 Copies of documents relating to the meeting between CNSC President Michael Binder and Ramzi Jamal with the Canadian Steel Producers Association on the following dates: February 29, 2012, March 24,2011, March 17,2011 and February 7, 2011. Disclosed in part 43
A-2012-00022 Copies of documents on the siting of a high-grade nuclear waste deep geological repository at the Western Waste Management Facility/ Bruce Power / Eastern Lake Huron shores greater area. All disclosed 100
A-2012-00023 Copies of documents regarding the suitability of sighting a deep geological repository next to Lake Huron - anything that considers risk assessment of water contamination. All disclosed 259

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May 2012
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2011-00086 Copies of the Preliminary Decommissioning Program (PDP), cost estimate and Financial Guarantee for Shield Source Inc. (SSI) from 2009 to March 29, 2012.

Disclosed in part

63

A-2012-00009 Copies of the minutes (without attachments) for all meetings of the CNSC Management Committee between January 1 and April 1 2012.

All disclosed

38

A-2012-00013 Copies of documents regarding the pre-licensing of the "Enhanced" CANDU reactor in 2012.

Nothing disclosed

0

A-2012-00016 Copies of Regulatory Document S-298, Effectiveness of Nuclear Response Force Standard.

Disclosed in part

62

A-2012-00019 Copies of all Temporary Help Services (THS) Supply Arrangement (SA) and Standing Offer (SO) call-ups issued in the National Capital Region for the months of October 2011 to March 2012

All disclosed

24

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April 2012
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2011-00051 Contracts issues for THS SO and SA, TBIPS, TSPS, Sole source and PS Online from September 2011 to November 2011 Disclosed in part 192
A-2011-00083 Copy of a list of all contracts awarded by the CNSC to P. Sterne since the 2006-07 fiscal year All disclosed 1
A-2012-00010 Copies of documents from CNSC President Michael Binder's meeting with Hydro-Québec CEO Thierry Vandal on November 21, 2011 No records 0

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March 2012
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2011-00015 Copies of records related to the transfer of Yellow Cake uranium from Iraq to Canada in the year 2007-2008 Disclosed in part 485
A-2011-00057 Copies of records related to the contracting of mediation services by the CNSC for Informal Conflict Management Services (ICMS) between April 2011 and December 2011 Disclosed in part 879
A-2011-00077 Copy of an electronic list (MS Excel) of all CNSC license holders. All disclosed 185
A-2011-00082 Copy of a list of all interview requests and information requests from the media to the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission from July 2006 to February 20, 2012 No records 0

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February 2012
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2011-00042 Copies of records related to licence 11098-2, MDS, 4705 Dobrin, Ville Saint-Laurent, QC Disclosed in part 108
A-2011-00070 Copies of Executive Committee meetings in 2011 All disclosed 171
A-2011-00073 Copies of records related to the “positive void coefficient” for power reactors in 2011 No records 0
A-2011-00075 Copies of records related to the pre-licensing review of AECL's “Enhanced” CANDU-6 reactor in 2011 Nothing disclosed 0
A-2011-00076 Copies of records related to the refurbishment of the Darlington Nuclear Generating Station in 2011 Disclosed in part 231

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January 2012
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2011-00058 Copies of licences for possession of tritium held by federal government institutions Disclosed in part 368
A-2011-00063 Copies of reports from all Class I nuclear facilities and uranium mines and mills in Canada in response to the Commission's March 21, 2011, request for actions following the serious situation that is occurring at the Fukushima site in Japan Disclosed in part 1261

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2011

December 2011
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2011-00025 Documentation regarding the decommissioning conducted at Plan 8220204 Block 9 Lot 12, 3911-37 Ave. Whitecourt, Alberta Disclosed in part 42
A-2011-00030 Copy of daily CNSC inspection reports from on-site inspections of MCP Altona during the decontamination (concentrated uranium) work starting in January 2011 Disclosed in part 641
A-2011-00037 Documentation relating to water hammer within the high-pressure emergency core injection system at Bruce Nuclear Generating Station A Disclosed in part 1004
A-2011-00043 Documents related to the recovery of depleted uranium rudder counter weights retrieved (or not) from the crash of Canadian Forces CT-114 Tutor aircrafts No records 0
A-2011-00045 Contracts processed in the National Capital Region under any standing offer/supply arrangement for temporary help services for October 2011 All disclosed 1
A-2011-00050 Documentation indicating all appointments of term and casual employees in the National Capital Region for September 2011 No records 0
A-2011-00052 A copy documents released for the completed ATIP request A-2010-00081 All disclosed 87
A-2011-00053 Contracts processed in the National Capital Region under any standing offer/supply arrangement for temporary help services for November 2011 All disclosed 3
A-2011-00054 Contracts under the terms of the Task-Based Informatics Professional Services (TBIPS) standing offer for November 2011 No records 0
A-2011-00056 Purchase orders in the National Capital Region for the procurement of temporary help services for November 2011 No records 0

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November 2011
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2011-00040 Documentation indicating all appointments of term and casual employees in the National Capital Region for September 2011 All disclosed 1
A-2011-00044 Documentation indicating all appointments of term and casual employees in the National Capital Region for October 2011 All disclosed 1
A-2011-00046 Contracts under the terms of the Task-Based Informatics Professional Services (TBIPS) standing offer for October 2011 No records 0
A-2011-00047 Purchase orders in the National Capital Region for the procurement of temporary help services for October 2011 No records 0

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October 2011
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2011-00032 Copy of an independent report completed for Bruce Power by the Radiation Safety Institute of Canada on the 2009 alpha contamination event Disclosed in part 194
A-2011-00038 Contracts processed in the National Capital Region under any standing offer/supply arrangement for temporary help services for September 2011 All disclosed 2
A-2011-00039 Contracts under the terms of the Task-Based Informatics Professional Services (TBIPS) standing offer for September 2011 No records 0
A-2011-00041 Purchase orders in the National Capital Region for the procurement of temporary help services for September 2011 No records 0

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September 2011
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2011-00006 Copies of reports from all Class I nuclear facilities and uranium mines and mills in Canada in response to the Commission's March 21, 2011 request for actions following the serious situation that is occurring at the Fukushima site in Japan Disclosed in part 1261
A-2011-00031 Copy of an electronic list (MS Excel) of all CNSC license holders. Disclosed in part 143
A-2011-00033 Purchase orders in the National Capital Region for the procurement of temporary help services for August 2011. No records 0
A-2011-00034 Contracts processed in the National Capital Region under any standing offer/supply arrangement for temporary help services for August 2011. All disclosed 1
A-2011-00035 Contracts under the terms of the Task Based Informatics Professional Services (TBIPS) standing offer for August 2011. No records 0
A-2011-00036 Documentation indicating all appointments of term and casual employees in the National Capital Region for August 2011. All disclosed 1

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August 2011
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2011-00026 Contracts processed in the National Capital Region under any standing offer/supply arrangement for temporary help services for July 2011. All disclosed 1
A-2011-00027 Contracts under the terms of the Task Based Informatics Professional Services (TBIPS) standing offer for July 2011. No records 0
A-2011-00028 Purchase orders in the National Capital Region for the procurement of temporary help services for July 2011. No records 0
A-2011-00029 Documentation indicating all appointments of term and casual employees in the National Capital Region for July 2011. All disclosed 1

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July 2011
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2011-00016 Documentation indicating all appointments of term and casual employees in the National Capital Region for May 2011. All disclosed 1
A-2011-00017 Contracts under the terms of the Task Based Informatics Professional Services (TBIPS) standing offer for May 2011. No records 0
A-2011-00018 Contracts processed in the National Capital Region under any standing offer/supply arrangement for temporary help services for May 2011. Disclosed in part 5
A-2011-00019 Purchase orders in the National Capital Region for the procurement of temporary help services for May 2011. No records 0
A-2011-00020 Contracts under the terms of the Task Based Informatics Professional Services (TBIPS) standing offer for June 2011. No records 0
A-2011-00022 Documentation indicating all appointments of term and casual employees in the National Capital Region for June 2011. No records 0
A-2011-00023 Contracts processed in the National Capital Region under any standing offer/supply arrangement for temporary help services for June 2011. All disclosed 4

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June 2011
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2010-00062 Copies of licenses for possession of tritium held by federal government institutions. Disclosed in part 368
A-2011-00007 Purchase orders in the National Capital Region for the procurement of temporary help services for April 2011. No records 0
A-2011-00012 Ministerial briefing notes relating to Japan between March 8, 2011 and May 9, 2011. All disclosed 25
A-2011-00014 CNSC files regarding potential licensees located at two properties in the greater Montreal area. No records 0

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May 2011
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2010-00047 Copies of documents relating to the University of Alberta's licences for the Slowpoke-2 reactor and the Cloverbar Waste Management facility.  Copies of documents relating to the Saskatchewan Research Council's licence for the Slowpoke-2 reactor and any nuclear waste facility licence. Disclosed in part 2186
A-2010-00080 Copies of documents related to the Japanese nuclear crisis and the Fukushima Daiichi Power plant between 2009 to April 4, 2011. Abandoned by requester 0
A-2010-00081 Copies of document that discusses the risk of seismic activity to Canada's nuclear power reactors. All disclosed 87
A-2011-00008 Contracts processed in the National Capital Region under any standing offer/supply arrangement for temporary help services for April 2011. Disclosed in part 3
A-2011-00009 Contracts under the terms of the Task Based Informatics Professional Services (TBIPS) Standing Offer for April 2011. No records 0
A-2011-00010 Documentation indicating all appointments of term and casual employees in the National Capital Region for April 2011. All disclosed 1

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April 2011
Request number Summary of request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
A-2010-00074 Copy of final report by the AECB on the permanent shutdown of the Gentilly-1 nuclear power plant circa late 1970s. All disclosed 93
A-2010-00079 Copy of CNSC contract 87055040397 with Bruce Carson and Associates. Disclosed in part 21
A-2011-00001 Contracts processed in the National Capital Region under any standing offer/supply arrangement for temporary help services for March 2011. Disclosed in part 5
A-2011-00002 Purchase orders in the National Capital Region for the procurement of temporary help services for March 2011. No records 0
A-2011-00003 Documentation indicating all appointments of term and casual employees in the National Capital Region for March 2011. No records 0
A-2011-00004 Contracts under the terms of the Task Based Informatics Professional Services (TBIPS) Standing Offer for March 2011. No records 0

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