ABSTRACT

Five-Year Program for Offshore Oil and Gas Leasing: History and Program for 2017-2022 [Updated August 23, 2019]   [open pdf - 2MB]

From the Introduction: "The first three sections of this report discuss the history and legal framework for BOEM's [Bureau of Ocean Energy Management] five-year leasing programs and outline the agency's development process. Subsequent sections briefly summarize previous programs and analyze the program for 2017-2022. The final section of the report discusses the role of Congress, with a focus on congressional oversight and legislation related to the 2017-2022 program."

Report Number:
CRS Report for Congress, R44504
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Date:
2019-08-23
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Public Domain
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Congressional Research Service: https://crsreports.congress.gov/
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pdf
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