Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement (BOEMRE), Interior.
Interim final rule; correction.
BOEMRE published an interim final rule implementing certain safety measures recommended for improving the safety of oil and gas exploration and development on the Outer Continental Shelf. This document contains a correction to the final regulations published on October 14, 2010, which inadvertently deleted one sentence from the existing regulations. The correction being made is non-substantive and is necessary for clarification purposes only.
Effective Date: This correction is effective December 9, 2010.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Amy C. White, (703) 787-1665.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
BOEMRE published an interim final rule in the Federal Register on October 14, 2010 (75 FR 63346), titled “Increased Safety Measures for Energy Development on the Outer Continental Shelf.”
On page 63372 of the Federal Register publication of the interim final rule, the first sentence in § 250.415(d) was inadvertently deleted.Start List of Subjects
List of Subjects in 30 CFR Part 250
- Administrative practice and procedure
- Continental shelf
- Incorporation by reference
- Oil and gas exploration
- Public lands—mineral resources
- Reporting and recordkeeping requirements
Dated: November 30, 2010.
Deputy Assistant Secretary—Land and Minerals Management.
Accordingly, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement is making the correcting amendment toEnd Amendment Part Start Part
PART 250—OIL AND GAS AND SULPHUR OPERATIONS IN THE OUTER CONTINENTAL SHELFEnd Part Start Amendment Part
1. The authority citation for part 250 continues to read as follows:End Amendment Part Start Amendment Part
2. In § 250.415, revise paragraph (d) to read as follows:End Amendment Part
(d) In areas containing permafrost, setting depths for conductor and surface casing based on the anticipated depth of the permafrost. Your program must provide protection from thaw subsidence and freezeback effect, proper anchorage, and well control;
[FR Doc. 2010-30990 Filed 12-8-10; 8:45 am]
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