30 CFR 550.219 - What oil and hazardous substance spills information must accompany the EP?

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§ 550.219 What oil and hazardous substance spills information must accompany the EP?

The following information regarding potential spills of oil (see definition under 30 CFR 254.6) and hazardous substances (see definition under 40 CFR part 116) as applicable, must accompany your EP:

(a)Oil spill response planning. The material required under paragraph (a)(1) or (a)(2) of this section:

(1) An Oil Spill Response Plan (OSRP) for the facilities you will use to conduct your exploration activities prepared according to the requirements of 30 CFR part 254, subpart B; or

(2) Reference to your approved regional OSRP (see 30 CFR 254.3) to include:

(i) A discussion of your regional OSRP;

(ii) The location of your primary oil spill equipment base and staging area;

(iii) The name(s) of youroil spill removal organization(s) for both equipment and personnel;

(iv) The calculated volume of your worst case discharge scenario (see 30 CFR 254.26(a)), and a comparison of the appropriate worst case discharge scenario in your approved regional OSRP with the worst case discharge scenario that could result from your proposed exploration activities; and

(v) A description of the worst case discharge scenario that could result from your proposed exploration activities (see 30 CFR 254.26(b), (c), (d), and (e)).

(b)Modeling report. If you model a potential oil or hazardous substance spill in developing your EP, a modeling report or the modeling results, or a reference to such report or results if you have already submitted it to the Regional Supervisor.

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United States Code
U.S. Code: Title 30 - MINERAL LANDS AND MINING
U.S. Code: Title 31 - MONEY AND FINANCE
U.S. Code: Title 43 - PUBLIC LANDS

Title 30 published on 2015-10-21

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  • 2016-10-12; vol. 81 # 197 - Wednesday, October 12, 2016
    1. 81 FR 70357 - Leasing of Sulfur or Oil and Gas in the Outer Continental Shelf MMAA104000
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      DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management
      Final rule.
      Effective November 14, 2016.
      30 CFR Parts 550, 556, 559 and 560
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  • 2016-10-12; vol. 81 # 197 - Wednesday, October 12, 2016
    1. 81 FR 70357 - Leasing of Sulfur or Oil and Gas in the Outer Continental Shelf MMAA104000
      GPO FDSys: XML | Text
      DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management
      Final rule.
      Effective November 14, 2016.
      30 CFR Parts 550, 556, 559 and 560