Interior Extends Comment Period on Proposed Arctic Drilling rules

The U.S. Department of the Interior has extended the public comment period on the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking entitled, ‘‘Oil and Gas and Sulphur Operations on the Outer Continental Shelf—Requirements for Exploratory Drilling on the Arctic Outer Continental Shelf,’’ which was published in the Federal Register on February 24, 2015, (80 FR 9916). The original public comment period would have ended on April 27, 2015. The new deadline for public comments is
May 27, 2015.

Click here to read Federal Register notice extending comment period.

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