H.R. 39, Arctic Coastal Plain Domestic Energy Security Act legislative hearing before the Committee on Resources, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Eighth Congress, first session, Wednesday, March 12, 2003 by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Resources

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  • Natural gas -- Law and legislation -- Alaska,
  • Nature conservation -- Law and legislation -- Alaska -- North Slope,
  • Oil and gas leases -- Alaska -- Arctic National Wildlife Refuge,
  • Petroleum law and legislation -- Alaska,
  • Wildlife refuges -- Alaska

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Other titlesHR 39, Arctic Coastal Plain Domestic Energy Security Act, Arctic Coastal Plain Domestic Energy Security Act
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 90 p. :
Number of Pages90
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Open LibraryOL14537611M
ISBN 100160709377
OCLC/WorldCa53905478

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Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.]. Jun 4, H.R. (th). To provide for exploration, development, and production of oil and gas resources on the Arctic Coastal Plain of Alaska, and for other purposes.

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Text for H.R - th Congress (): Arctic Cultural and Coastal Plain Protection Act. The first is a coastal plain in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (often referred to as the "" area) and adjacent land, which is jointly owned by the federal government, the State of Alaska and Native American corporations (Energy Information Administration (EIA), a).

3 This region is thought to contain a relatively large amount of. The Arctic Coastal Plain Domestic Energy Security Act of was introduced to the House of Representatives on January 3, This bill was put into place to establish and implement a competitive oil and gas leasing program that will result in an environmentally sound and job creating program for the exploration, development, and production.

Repeals the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge Oil and Gas Program established under the Alaska National Interests Land Conservation Act (Sec. Amends the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to collect, from the operators of facilities subject to inspection, non-refundable fees for inspections (Sec.

The coastal plain area, consisting of million acres, was an exception. Because of the potential for vast oil and gas reserves in this area, Section of the Act called for further study of the oil and biological resources of the undesignated area, which is. Allowing drilling along the Arctic Refuge’s coast has long been controversial.

Last week, the House of Representatives passed the Arctic Cultural and Coastal Plain Protection Act, introduced by Rep. Jared Huffman, D-Calif., which repeals the provision from the tax law and prohibits energy development along the coastal plain.

The bill is. Arctic Coastal Plain Public Lands Leasing Act of hearings before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundredth Congress, first session, on S. to amend the Mineral Leasing Act of Octo 14, 15, Item Preview.

The Arctic Cultural and Coastal Plain Protection Act reinstates key safeguards that the tax bill stripped from the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge Septem Media Contacts. (th). A bill to authorize the exploration, leasing, development, and production of oil and gas in and from the western portion of the Coastal Plain of the State of Alaska without surface occupancy, and for other purposes.

Ina database of bills in the U.S. Congress. Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA) introduced the "American Made Energy Freedom Act" (HR- ) to Congress in July, targeting the opening of the Area Coastal Plain of ANWR. Chairman of the House Resources Committee Richard Pombo authored H.R.

(May, ), the "American-Made Energy and Good Jobs Act" that called for opening the ANWR. A bill to protect the energy security of the United States and decrease America's dependency on foreign oil sources to 50% by the year by enhancing the use of renewable energy resources, conserving energy resources, improving energy efficiencies, and increasing domestic energy supplies ; improve environmental quality by reducing emissions of air pollutants and greenhouse gases ; mitigate.

Repeal a program to lease federal lands in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) in Alaska for oil and gas exploration and production; Estimated budgetary effects would primarily stem from Forgone government income resulting from repealing the program Areas of significant uncertainty include.

Last week, the House Natural Resources Committee advanced legislation that would prohibit oil and gas exploration and development along the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Arctic Cultural and Coastal Plain Protection Act (), introduced by Rep.

Jared Huffman, D-Calif., repeals language from the tax law, which first opened the coastal plain to energy. The Gwich’in people consider the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge sacred.

USFWS photo. Last month the Trump administration dropped a hasty draft environmental impact statement aimed at steamrolling oil and gas drilling in the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife public by law can review and comment on the draft EIS, and now has until March 13 to do.

The Arctic Deep Water Sea Port Act of (H.R. ); The No Surface Occupancy Western Arctic Coastal Plain Domestic Energy Security Act (S. ); and Bellona Foundation,p. Environmental Policy Act, as well as planning aspects of the Coastal Zone Management Act, the National Historic Preservation Act, the Endangered Species Act, and others.

2 Ex. OrderInteragency Working Group on Coordination of Domestic Energy Development and. Title: Arctic Cultural and Coastal Plain Protection Act Vote Smart's Synopsis: Vote to pass a bill that prohibits the Bureau of Land Management from administering an oil and gas leasing, development, production and transportation program in and from the Coastal Plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska.

"If Congress were to ever turn the coastal plain of the Arctic Refuge into an industrial footprint by allowing oil drilling, the impact on the land and the wildlife would be permanent but the.

In Novembera draft report by the United States Fish and Wildlife Service recommended that all of the coastal plain within the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge be opened for oil and gas development.

It also proposed to trade the mineral rights ofacres (67, ha) in the refuge for surface rights toacres (, ha) owned by corporations of six Alaska native groups.

If regions were given hospitality rankings, the Arctic would fall somewhere between zero and below zero stars. Temperatures can plunge to −60°F, and winds can exceed 75 mph. Half the year, skies are black, making icebergs dangerous obstacles.

Still, the Arctic is critical to U.S. commercial and homeland security interests. Statement: The Arctic Cultural and Coastal Plain Protection Act Is the Strong Step We Need to Protect the Crown Jewel of Our Wildlife Refuge System WASHINGTON - U.S.

Rep. Jared Huffman announced today he is introducing the Arctic Cultural and Coastal Plain Protection Act, which aims to restore protections against oil drilling in the Arctic. The Arctic Research and Policy Act (ARPA) of (Title I of P.L.

of J ) (NSF) is the lead federal agency for implementing Arctic research policy. Key U.S. policy documents relating to the Arctic include National Security Presidential Directive 66/Homeland Security Presidential Directive 25 (NSPD energy, environmental.

Arctic Power is a grassroots, non-profit citizen’s organization with 1,s of members founded in April of to expedite congressional and presidential approval of oil and gas exploration and production within the Coastal Plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.

The changing Arctic is a topic of increasing interest to the maritime security community. Rapidly receding sea ice and increasingly navigable waters combined with the promise of rich natural.

In a vote ofthe U.S. House of Representatives passed the Arctic Cultural and Coastal Plain Protective Act preventing the Bureau of land Management from holding lease sales on the Arctic.

Today in a historic vote, the U.S. House of Representatives passed () the Arctic Cultural and Coastal Plain Protection Act, bipartisan legislation that would halt the Trump administration in its efforts to pursue oil drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.

The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, in the northeastern corner of Alaska, was first established as the Arctic National Wildlife Range by Public Land Order infor the purpose of preserving unique wildlife, wilderness, and recreational values.

The original millionacre Range was withdrawn from all forms of appropriation under the public land laws, including mining laws but not. The Act re-designated the Range as part of the larger, approximately 18 million acre Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, designated eight million acres as Wilderness, and designated three rivers as Wild.

It also called for wildlife studies and an oil and gas assessment of million acres of the Refuge coastal plain. Coast Guard to ensure the safety, security and stewardship of the nation’s arctic waters. We must think and act strategically. i am pleased to introduce the U.S.

Coast Guard arctic Strategy to guide our efforts in the region over the next 10 years. This strategy is based. The U.S. Interior Department on Thursday officially announced its plan to offer up the entire coastal plain of of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge for oil leasing.

Interior’s Bureau of Land Management, the agency put in charge of oil development in the refuge, made its leasing plan choice in its final environmental impact statement. The. An Act. To provide for a comprehensive national policy dealing with national research needs and objectives in the Arctic, for a National Critical Materials Council, for development of a continuing and comprehensive national materials policy, for programs necessary to carry out that policy, including Federal programs of advanced materials research and technology, and for innovation in basic.

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (H.R. 1) from the th Congress () permitted 2 lease sales of aboutacres of oil and gas development in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) for the first time since the Interior Department established the ANWR.

The Arctic Cultural and Coastal Plain Protection Act would repeal this provision.Drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.

For economic and national security reasons, Bush supported Alaska Senator Ted Stevens' plan to tap the oil reserves in a 2,acre (8 km 2) area of Alaska's 19 million acre (77, km²) Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. Pro-exploration supporters argue that U.S.

companies have the most stringent.The Antarctic Conservation Act incorporates into U.S. regulations the environmental standards set forth by the Protocol on Environmental Protection, which was developed by consensus by representatives of the U.S. and other Antarctic Treaty nations.

The Protocol designates Antarctica as a natural reserve, devoted to peace and science (Article 2).

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