From the LANL NewsBulletin:
December 7, 2007
The voluntary self-selection application period, part of the first phase of the Laboratory's workforce restructuring plan, ended at 5 p.m. on Thursday, December 6. At that time, about 450 employees had applied for the voluntary separation.
December 7 begins a one-week period during which employees may rescind their decision. Employees accepted for voluntary separation will be notified on December 20.
Here is the Self-Selection schedule:
December 7-13 employees may rescind their decision
December 20 employees receive notice of acceptance
January 2-8, 2008 employee departure meetings
January 10, 2008 employees depart from the Laboratory.