33 CFR 138.10 - Scope.

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§ 138.10 Scope.

This subpart sets forth the procedures by which an operator of a vessel must establish and maintain, for itself and for the owners and demise charterers of the vessel, evidence of financial responsibility required by Section 1016(a) of the Oil Pollution Act of 1990, as amended (OPA 90) ( 33 U.S.C. 2716), and Section 108 of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980, as amended (CERCLA) ( 42 U.S.C. 9608), equal to the total applicable amount determined under this subpart and sufficient to cover their liability arising under -

(a) Sections 1002 and 1004 of OPA 90 ( 33 U.S.C. 2702, 2704); and

(b) Section 107 of CERCLA ( 42 U.S.C. 9607).

This is a list of United States Code sections, Statutes at Large, Public Laws, and Presidential Documents, which provide rulemaking authority for this CFR Part.

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United States Code
Presidential Documents

Executive Order ... 12580

Executive Order ... 12777

Executive Order ... 13286