10 CFR § 473.23 - Interagency review panel.
(a) The interagency review panel shall consist of—
(2) A representative of the DOE if the manager is not an employee of the DOE; and
(b) The interagency review panel shall—
(1) Review the research and development to be performed and consider the information presented by the applicant, in the case of a grant, cooperative agreement, or contract, and by any interested person who filed a statement of objection;
(3) Operate by majority vote with the head of the panel casting the decisive vote in the event of a tie.