10 CFR 1.28 - Office of Public Affairs.
The Office of Public Affairs -
(a) Develops policies, programs, and procedures for the Chairman's approval for informing the public of NRC activities;
(b) Prepares, clears, and disseminates information to the public and the news media concerning NRC policies, programs, and activities;
(c) Keeps NRC management informed on media coverage of activities of interest to the agency;
(d) Plans, directs, and coordinates the activities of public information staffs located at Regional Offices;
(e) Conducts a cooperative program with schools; and
(f) Carries out assigned activities in the area of consumer affairs.