Deepwater Port Act Amendments report (to accompany H.R. 2353) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office) by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries

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SeriesReport / 98th Congress, 2d session, House of Representatives -- 98-519, pts. 1-2
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zation Act of and the Deepwater Port Act of Since then, Congress has included natural resource damages provisions in the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act Amendments ofCERCLA, the Oil Pollution Act ofand the amendments to the Clean Water Act CERCLA provides a good example of how these provisions by: 4.

InCongress passed the Deepwater Port Modernization Act (Public Lawtitle V, sec.Octo ). This Act amended the Deepwater Port Act of (33 U.S.C. ) for the following reasons: (1) To update and improve the Deepwater Port Act of   H.R. (th). To amend the Deepwater Port Act of Ina database of bills in the U.S.

Congress. 'Deepwater Port Act Amendments of '." SHORT TITLE Section 1 of Pub. provided: "That this Act [enacting this chapter and amending section of Ti Public Lands] may be cited as the 'Deepwater Port Act of '." CONGRESSIONAL PURPOSES FOR AMENDMENTS.

The purpose of the Deepwater Port Act of is to establish a licensing- and regulatory program governing offshore deepwater port development beyond the territorial limits and off the coast of the United States.

Such facilities would be used to transfer oil and natural. The Deepwater Port Act of The Deepwater Port Act of was enacted at a time when the United States was increasingly dependent on imported oil.

The act was passed to establish economical means to transport oil to the U.S. The act reduced the number of ships operating in U.S. coastal waters, seeking to enhance environmental protection.

(98th). A bill to amend the Deepwater Port Act ofand for other purposes. Ina database of bills in the Deepwater Port Act Amendments book. Congress. The United States Deep Water Royalty Relief Act (DWRRA) implemented a royalty-relief program that relieves eligible leases from paying royalties on defined amounts of deep-water petroleum production over Federal Outer Continental Shelf lands.

After its expiration inthe DWRRA was redefined and extended to promote continued interest in deep water. The Minerals. THE NATURAL RESOURCE DAMAGE ASSESSMENT DESKBOOK A Legal and Technical Analysis 2nd Edition Valerie Ann Lee P.J. Bridgen Environment International Ltd. & Acadia Law PLLC ENVIRONMENTAL LAW INSTITUTE Washington, D.C.

Shelf Lands Act or the Deepwater Port Act ofor that may affect natural resources belonging to, appertaining 40 CFR Ch. I (7–1–05 Edition) to, or under the exclusive management authority of the United States (includ ing resources under the Magnuson Fishery Conservation and Management Act).

(2) As used in this part, words in theFile Size: 1MB. Port and Tanker Safety Act of '. Deepwater Port Act of TABLE OF CONTENTS (continued) 5.

MAGAZINE ARTICLES Our Filthy Seas Don’t Go Near The Water A New Emphasis on Near Coastal Waters Clean Water Act Amendments Focus on Revised Ideas About Water Quality Managers Meet the Coastal Zone 12—1 Search Tools. You can search using the search bar available on most pages, a collection-specific search form, or advanced search.

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Penalties paid pursuant to section of the Federal Water Pol-lution Control Act, section (c) of that Act, as a result of viola-tions of section of that Act, and the Deepwater Port Act of, shall be deposited in the Oil Spill Liability Trust Fund cre-ated under section of the Internal Revenue Code of (26U.S.C.

).(26 U. In addition to enabling OSLTF, OPA consolidated the liability and compen- sation requirements of other federal statutes including the following â ¢ Federal Water Pollution Control Act (FWPCA), â ¢ Deepwater Port Act, â ¢ Trans-Alaska Pipeline System (TAPS) Authorization Act, and â ¢ Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act.

The zone extends, in Great Lakes waters, to the international boundary between the United States and Canada and, in other areas, seaward to the outer limit of State title and ownership under the Submerged Lands Act (43 U.S.C.

et seq.), the Act of March 2,(48 U.S.C. ), the Covenant to Establish a Commonwealth of the Northern. Title V: Deepwater Port Modernization - Deepwater Port Modernization Act - Amends the Deepwater Port Act of to revise the term "deepwater port" to include a fixed or floating manmade structure (other than a vessel) that is located beyond the territorial sea and off the U.S.

coast which is used as a port or terminal for the transportation. 8 No. GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, 4 AUGUST Act No. NATIONAL PORTS ACT, Offences Amendment of law Repeal of law, and saving Short title and commencement CHAPTER 1 5 DEFINITIONS AND OBJECTS OF ACT Definitions.

Thank you for inviting us to be here today to discuss our opposition to H.R.the Deepwater Port Modernization Act. H.R. has been presented to us as primarily a measure to give deepwater ports relief from antitrust laws, but, in fact, this bill is actually a major piece of anti-States' rights, anti-environmental, and anti-public.

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federal regulation under the Deepwater Port Act (DPA), Clean Air Act (CAA), and Clean Water Act (CAA). Only specially designed and equipped liquefied natural gas (LNG) vessels, two of which are now under construction, would be able to deliver natural gas to the fixed infrastructure of the proposed port.

Development of the LOOP deepwater port was enabled by Congress’ passage of the Deepwater Port Act of This Act authorized the ng, construction and licensi operation of deepwater ports in federal waters.

To facilitate LOOP’s development, the State of Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development authorized the. DEEPWATER PORT ACT OF [As Amended Through P.L. –59, J ] AN ACT To regulate commerce, promote efficiency in transportation, and protect the environment, by establishing procedures for the location, construction, and oper-ation of deepwater ports off the coasts of the United States, and for other pur-poses.

Definitions The terms used in this MOU have the meanings given to them in the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act (OCSLA), as amended, 43 U.S. Code (USC)§ et seq., the Federal Water Pollution Control Act, 33 USC§§ et seq., the Oil Pollution Act, 33 USC§ et seq., and the agency regulations implementing these statutes, including Titles 30 (Mineral Resources).

are not otherwise authorized in the OCSLA, the Deepwater Port Act ofthe Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion Act ofor other applicable law. Subsection (p)(4)(F) requires the Secretary to ensure that such activities are undertaken in coordination with. 40 CFR (a)(1) This part establishes procedures, methods, equipment, and other requirements to prevent the discharge of oil from non-transportation-related onshore and offshore facilities into or upon the navigable waters of the United States or adjoining shorelines, or into or upon the waters of the contiguous zone, or in connection with activities under the Outer.

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[Commencement 23rd May, ] PART I PRELIMINARY Size: KB.INVOLVING THE DEEPWATER PORT ACT AND THE COASTAL ZONE MANAGEMENT ACT LINDA KROP * I. INTRODUCTION The last decade brought an influx of proposals to import liquefied natural gas (LNG) to the United States from other countries.

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