10 CFR 1.36 - Office of Investigations.
The Office of Investigations (OI) -
(a) Conducts investigations of licensees, applicants, their contractors or vendors, including the investigation of all allegations of wrongdoing by other than NRC employees and contractors;
(c) Makes appropriate referrals to the Department of Justice;
(d) Maintains liaison with other agencies and organizations to ensure the timely exchange of information of mutual interest; and
(e) Issues subpoenas where necessary or appropriate for the conduct of investigations.