Final report on the activities of the Select Committee on the Outer Continental Shelf

including proposed legislative changes.
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Marine resources -- Law and legislation -- United States., Continental shelf -- United St

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SeriesHouse report - 96th Congress, 2d session ; no. 96-1214
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LC ClassificationsKF32.5 .O8 1980
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Paginationvi, 133 p. ;
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Final report on the activities of the Select Committee on the Outer Continental Shelf: including proposed legislative changes. Budget Statement of the Ad Hoc Select Committee on Outer Con- mental Shelf justifying anticipated expenditures of the Committee, and (2) a report of the activities of the Ad Hoc Select Committee on puter Continental Shelf since Ap and a justification for •equested supplemental funding.

The Coast Guard is withdrawing the proposed rule entitled ``Outer Continental Shelf Activities'' that we published on December 7, The Coast Guard is withdrawing this proposed rule due to the passage of time, advances in technology, and changes in industry practices that have rendered the.

Report on the activities of the Ad Hoc Select Committee on the Outer Continental Shelf of the House of Representatives during the Ninety-fifth Congress.

[United States. Congress. Report on the activities of the Ad Hoc Select Committee on the Outer Continental Shelf of the House of Representatives during the Ninety-fourth Congress. [United States. Congress. NPRM, Outer Continental Shelf Activities, in the Federal Register on December 7, (64 FR ).

The Coast Guard should revoke 46 CFR Subchapter I-A. These regulations are not suitable for floating OCS facilities and, given the dearth of U.S.-flagged MODUs, it hardly seems necessaryFile Size: KB. The Coast Guard is extending the periods for public comment on its notice of proposed rulemaking on Outer Continental Shelf Activities.

We received several requests to extend the comment period for an additional 90 days because of the length and complexity of the proposed rulemaking.

The Coast Guard proposes a major revision of its regulations on Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) activities. A revision is needed to address new developments in the offshore industry, to fully address existing legislation, to effectively implement interagency agreements, to respond to comments.

Draft Staff Report Deterioration (PSD) and Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) permit programs of the Clean Air Act by revising permitting provisions in 40 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Pa 52, 55, 70, 71 and to update permit processing requirements.2 The final.

The continental shelf is broad and ends at the continental slope, which goes to the continental rise -(not located on a plate boundary, no trenches and mountains) Suppose sound travels at an average of meters per second through sea water above a particular location.

continental shelf to the outer edge of the continental margin.8 In- before the entry into force of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) – Argentina enacted Law No. Thus the landward boundary of the outer continental shelf is a legal construct rather than a physical construct, modified only at intervals by appropriate processes of law.

For legislation concerning the OCS, the United States Senate Committee on Commerce, Science & Transportation has jurisdiction within the United States Senate.

Mineral Resource Management of the Outer Continental Shelf By M. Adams, C. John, R. Kelly A. LaPointe, and R. Meurer G E 0 L 0 G I CAL 5 U R V E Y C I R C U LA R Leasing procedures, evaluation of resources, and supervision of production operations on leased lands of the Outer Continental Shelf Author: Maurice V.

Adams, C.B. John, R.F. Kelly, A.E. LaPointe, R.W. Meurer. The outer limits of the continental shelf Summary of the recommendations of the Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf in regard to the Submission made by. Purpose of the Commission. The purpose of the Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf (the Commission or CLCS) is to facilitate the implementation of the United Nations Convention on the.

On page in the third column, the definition of Outer Continental Shelf or OCS reads, “Outer Continental Shelf or OCS means all submerged lands lying seaward and outside of the area of lands beneath navigable waters (as the term ‘lands beneath navigable waters’ is defined in section 2(a) of the Submerged Lands Act (43 U.S.C.

(a)) and of which the subsoil and seabed appertain to the. Nations, information on the limits of the continental shelf beyond M from the baselines from which the breadth of the territorial sea is measured, in accordance with arti paragraph 8.

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(a) The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has approved the information collection requirements in this part under 44 U.S.C. et seq. OMB assigned the control number The title of this information collection is “30 CFR PartLeasing of Sulphur or Oil and Gas in the Outer Continental Shelf.” (b) MMS collects this information to determine if the applicant filing for a.

The Science & Technology Journal of the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management BOEM Ocean Science This issue of Ocean Science Journal takes you out in the field with BOEM’s researchers as they conduct the scientific studies that will help inform our decisions. The outer limits of the continental shelf (arti paragraph 7).

12 Recommendations for the outer limits of the continental shelf of Pakistan (article   Review of Final Rule on Exploratory Drilling in the Arctic This action item calls for the prompt review by both BOEM and BSEE of the final rule entitled "Oil and Gas and Sulfur Operations on the Outer Continental Shelf - Requirements for Exploratory Drilling on the Arctic Outer Continental Shelf," published in the Federal Register on J Get this from a library.

Outer continental shelf: report. Decem [United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs. Special Subcommittee on Outer Continental Shelf.].

Resources on the Outer Continental Shelf. STATEMENT OF. CHRIS OYNES.

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(MMS) role in promoting environmentally responsible energy and mineral development on the Outer Continental Shelf (OCS). The Department of the Interior (Department) and its agencies, including the MMS, are public stewards for much of our nation's energy resources; about 1.

This is the third of four volumes from the Committee to Review the Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) Environmental Studies Program (ESP). The first two dealt with physical, oceanographic, and ecological aspects of the program.

Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act Agencies: Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (within the Department of the Interior) Citation: 43 U.S.C. §§ et seq. Enacted as: the “Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act”, on August 7, Where Law Applies: Under the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act (OCSLA), the subsoil and seabed of the outer continental shelf belong to the United States and “are File Size: KB.

STATEMENT OF. STEPHEN ALLRED. ASSISTANT SECRETARYFORLAND AND MINERALS MANAGEMENT. U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR BEFORE THE. SENATE COMMITTEE ON ENERGY AND NATURAL RESOURCES. JANU Mr.

Chairman, thank you for the opportunity to appear here today to discuss the Federal Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) and the role. Leases, easements, and rights-of-way on the outer Continental Shelf () Disposition of revenues (26) a.

Moneys received as a result of forfeiture by Outer Continental Shelf permittee, lessee, or right-of-way holder; return of excess amounts (26) Repealed (26) Geological and geophysical explorations () Get this from a library.

Final report on Beaufort Sea Monitoring Program, analysis of trace metals and hydrocarbons from outer continental shelf (OCS) activities. [P D Boehm; Eric A Crecelius; Jerry M Neff; Margarete Steinhauer; Cary Tuckfield; United States. Minerals Management Service. Alaska OCS Region.; Battelle Ocean Sciences (Organization);] -- Final report of the three-year Beaufort Sea.

Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) means all submerged lands lying seaward and outside of the area of lands beneath navigable waters as defined in section 2 of the Submerged Lands Act (43 U.S.C. ) whose subsoil and seabed appertain to the United States and are subject to its jurisdiction and control.

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OTA report: hearing before the Subcommittee on Panama Canal/Outer Continental Shelf of the Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries, House of Representatives, Ninety-ninth Congress, first session, on a report / (Washington: U.S.

G.P.O., ), by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: / ACTIVITIES ON THE OUTER CONTINENTAL SHELF.

Management of OCS Activities. Draft EIS and final report of study results to describe planning area, analyze potential environmental effects of oil and gas leasing, and discuss mitigating measures proposed to resolve conflicts.Assessment of the U.S.

Outer Continental Shelf Environmental Studies Program reviews the ecological studies done by the Environmental Studies Program of the Minerals Management Service. This program, which has spent $10 million a year on ecological studies in recent years, is designed to provide information to predict and manage the environmental effects of outer continental shelf oil and gas.A continental shelf is a portion of a continent that is submerged under an area of relatively shallow water known as a shelf sea.

Much of these shelves has been exposed during glacial periods and interglacial shelf surrounding an island is known as an insular shelf. The continental margin, between the continental shelf and the abyssal plain, comprises a steep continental slope.