Executive Order 13580: Interagency Working Group on Coordination of Domestic Energy Development and Permitting in Alaska [open pdf - 182KB]
Alternate Title: EO 13580: Interagency Working Group on Coordination of Domestic Energy Development and Permitting in Alaska
"Interagency coordination is important for the safe, responsible, and efficient development of oil and natural gas resources in Alaska, both onshore and on the Alaska Outer Continental Shelf (OCS), while protecting human health and the environment, as well as indigenous populations. A number of executive departments and agencies (agencies) are charged with ensuring that resource development projects in Alaska comply with health, safety, and environmental protection standards. To formalize and promote ongoing interagency coordination, this order establishes a high-level, interagency working group that will facilitate coordinated and efficient domestic energy development and permitting in Alaska while ensuring that all applicable standards are fully met."
Executive Order 13580; E.O. 13580
Government Printing Office: http://www.gpoaccess.gov/
Federal Register (July 15, 2011), v.7 no.136, p.41989-41991