Outer Continental Shelf
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. 1301) whose subsoil and seabed appertain to the United States and are subject to its jurisdiction and control.
30 CFR § 550.105
Terms used in this part will have the meanings given in the Act and as defined in this section: