Documents Provided at the Secretary's June 27, 1994 Press Conference
On June 27, 1994, the Secretary of Energy held a major press conference on the Department's
Openness Initiatives. Several documents on the Department's declassification policy, some
recently declassified information, and various guidelines documents were made available to
the public during that press conference. These documents are listed below and are available
in full text, including graphics, on this system. Click on a title below to access the document
The online versions duplicate the document as it was in June 1994 at the time of the press
conference. Later revisions are not available here. If you have questions about these
documents, please call Fletcher Whitworth, Office of Declassification, at 301-903-3685.
Drawing Back the Curtain of
Secrecy: Restricted Data Declassification Policy, 1946 to the Present. (RDD-1, Dated
Press Conference Fact Sheets. (Revision 1, Dated 6/27/94)
Test Information for Nuclear Detonations Redefined as Nuclear Tests.
Test Information for Nuclear Tests With Unannounced Simultaneous Detonations.
Nuclear Information: Topical Guidelines for
Uranium-AVLIS (TG-UAV-1 Ch. 1, Dated 9/91)
Controlled Nuclear Information: Topical Guideline for Plutonium-AVLIS.
(TG-PAV-1, Dated 7/92)
Controlled Nuclear Information: Topical Guideline for High Explosives (TG-HE-1, Dated
Controlled Nuclear Information (UCNI): Topical Guideline for
DOE Facility and Site Reviews (TG-FSR-1, Dated 9/93)
Nuclear Information: Topical Guideline for Fixed-Site Safeguards and Security (TG-FSSS-1,
Controlled Nuclear Information: Topical Guideline for New Production Reactors
(TG-NPR-2, Dated 3/93)
Draft Public Guidelines to
Department of Energy Classification of Information (Dated 6/27/94)
Controlled Nuclear Information: General Guideline (GG-3, Dated 1/93)