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Frequently Asked Questions

Uranium Leasing Program PEIS Schedule

The schedule provides an overview of public involvement in the ULP PEIS process and key dates in the process.

Preparation of the ULP PEIS is a multistep process. The process includes:

  • Public and agency scoping;
  • Coordination and consultation with Federal, State, and local agencies, and tribal governments;
  • Publication of the Draft PEIS;
  • Public review of the Draft PEIS;
  • Publication of the Final PEIS; and
  • Publication of the Record of Decision.

A schedule for completion of the PEIS process is available below and at http://nepa.energy.gov/. The Final ULP PEIS has been issued and is available for viewing under PEIS Documents.

Public Involvement in the ULP PEIS Process
Public Scoping Draft PEIS Final PEIS Record of Decision
What Happens:
Gather Public Issues and Comments on Scope

Consider Public Comments
What Happens:
Issue Draft PEIS

Public Examination and Comment Period

Consider Public Comments
What Happens:
Revise Draft PEIS

Issue Final PEIS
What Happens:
Write and Issue Record of Decision
Received public scoping comments from June 21, 2011 through September 9, 2011. Received public comments from March 15, 2013 through July 1, 2013. March 2014. May 2014.
Arrow showing that current stage of the process is at completion of Draft PEIS public involvement
Public Involvement Activities:
Public Scoping Meetings

Submit Public Comments via Mail, Web, E-mail, or in Person at Meetings
Public Involvement Activities:
Public Hearings

Submit Public Comments via Mail, Web, E-mail, or in Person at Hearings
Public Involvement Activities:
Public Distribution of Final PEIS
Public Involvement Activities:
Public Distribution of ROD