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The tests would be done every three years as opposed to every eight years under the OSRE.
Daniel Hirsch says the NRC should abandon the SPA and keep the OSRE because it provides for more independent oversight.
Observers say the attempt to replace the NRC's OSRE program with the SPA fits a larger deregulatory pattern whereby the NRC has responded to successive budget cuts imposed by a hostile Congress (driven by industry lobbyists) by scaling back its oversight of the industry.