The relicensing schedule will be maintained and updated to show upcoming deliverables, comment deadlines, and scheduled meetings.
|File NOI, PAD, and Request to use TLP||Applicants||5 to 5 ½ years before license expiration||November 30, 2018|
|Comment on TLP Request||Stakeholders||Within 30 days of TLP Request submittal||December 31, 2018|
|Issue Public Notice of NOI, PAD, and decision on TLP Request||FERC||Within 60 days of NOI, PAD, and TLP Request submittal||February 6, 2019|
|Notify FERC of Joint Meeting and publish notice in newspaper||Applicants||At least 15 days in advance of Joint Meeting||March 6, 2019|
|Joint Meeting for consultation with agencies, tribes and interested public||Applicants||Within 30-60 days of FERC’s approval of TLP Request||March 21, 2019|
|Comment on PAD and submit study requests||Stakeholders||Within 60 days of Joint Meeting||May 20, 2019|
|Develop Study Plans||Applicants||Following receipt of PAD comments and study requests||June – August 2019*|
|Conduct Field Studies||Applicants||Following development of study plans||August 2019 – October 2020*|
|Summarize Study Results, develop Draft License Application (DLA), and distribute to Stakeholders||Applicants||Following conclusion of studies||April 2021*|
|Comment on Study Results and DLA||Stakeholders||90-day comment period||July 2021*|
|Develop Final License Application (FLA) and file with FERC||Applicants||No later than 2 years before current license expires||November 30, 2021|
|Current license expires||FERC||40 years after effective date of current license||November 30, 2023|
*Notes: Dates are estimates and will be refined and updated through the relicensing process. Dates in bold have occurred in the past.