(Pub. L. 94–258, title I, § 107, formerly Pub. L. 96–514, title I, Dec. 12, 1980, 94 Stat. 2964; Pub. L. 98–620, title IV, § 402(41),Nov. 8, 1984, 98 Stat. 3360; Pub. L. 105–83, title I, § 128,Nov. 14, 1997, 111 Stat. 1568; renumbered Pub. L. 94–258, title I, § 107, and amended Pub. L. 109–58, title III, § 347(a)(2), (b),Aug. 8, 2005, 119 Stat. 704.)
References in Text
This Act, referred to in subsecs. (a), (b), (i)(5), and (l) is Pub. L. 94–258
, Apr. 5, 1976, 90 Stat. 303
, known as the Naval Petroleum Reserves Production Act of 1976, which enacted this chapter and section
, Armed Forces, and amended section
of this title and sections
. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section
of this title and Tables.
December 12, 1980, referred to in subsec. (d), was in the original “the date of enactment of this Act”, which was translated as meaning the date of enactment of Pub. L. 96–514
, which enacted this section, to reflect the probable intent of Congress.
The National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, referred to in subsec. (d), is Pub. L. 91–190
, Jan. 1, 1970, 83 Stat. 852
, as amended, which is classified generally to chapter 55 (§ 4321 et seq.) of this title. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section
of this title and Tables.
Section 205(a)(1)(A) through (H) of the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act Amendments of 1978, referred to in subsec. (f), probably should have been a reference to section 8(a)(1)(A) through (H) of the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act (act Aug. 7, 1953, ch. 345), as amended by section 205(a) of the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act Amendments of 1978 (Pub. L. 95–372
), which is classified to section
1337(a)(1)(A)–(H) of Title 43, Public Lands. Subpar. (H) of section 8(a)(1) of act Aug. 7, 1953, was redesignated subpar. (I) and a new subpar. (H) was added by Pub. L. 104–58
, title III, § 303,Nov. 28, 1995, 109 Stat. 565
Section 1431(o) of the Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act, referred to in subsec. (k)(1)(A), is section 1431(o) of title XIV of Pub. L. 96–487
, Dec. 2, 1980, 94 Stat. 2542
, which was not classified to the Code.
Section, which consisted of the matter under the heading “Exploration of National Petroleum Reserve in Alaska” in title I of Pub. L. 96–514
, as amended, prior to being renumbered section 107 ofPub. L. 94–258
, was formerly classified to section
of this title.
A prior section 107 ofPub. L. 94–258
was renumbered 108 and is classified to section
of this title.
2005—Pub. L. 109–58
amended section catchline and revised and restructured text into subsecs. (a) to (p). Amendments by Pub. L. 109–58
, § 347(b)(2) to (7), were executed by disregarding the second set of closed quotation marks in each such paragraph to reflect the probable intent of Congress. Prior to amendment, text related to competitive leasing of oil and gas and consisted of four undesignated pars.
1997—Pub. L. 105–83
, in first par., substituted cls. (8) to (11) and two concluding provisos for “(8) each lease shall be issued for an initial period of up to ten years, and shall be extended for so long thereafter as oil or gas is produced from the lease in paying quantities, or as drilling or reworking operations, as approved by the Secretary, are conducted thereon; and (9) all receipts from sales, rentals, bonuses, and royalties on leases issued pursuant to this Act shall be paid into the Treasury of the United States: Provided, That 50 per centum thereof shall be paid by the Secretary of the Treasury semiannually, as soon as practicable after March 30 and September 30 each year, to the State of Alaska for (a) planning, (b) construction, maintenance, and operation of essential public facilities, and (c) other necessary provisions of public service: Provided further, That in the allocation of such funds, the State shall give priority to use by subdivisions of the State most directly or severely impacted by development of oil and gas leased under this Act.”
1984—Pub. L. 98–620
struck out provision in third par. that required that any proceeding on such action be assigned for hearing at the earliest possible date and be expedited by the Court.
Effective Date of 1984 Amendment
Amendment by Pub. L. 98–620
not applicable to cases pending on Nov. 8, 1984, see section 403 ofPub. L. 98–620
, set out as an Effective Date note under section
, Judiciary and Judicial Procedure.