Press Releases

MMS Seeks Comments on Offer of Bonus or Royalty Credits for Relinquishing Certain Leases Offshore Florida

FEDERAL REGISTER73 FR 6073PROPOSED RULEFeb. 1, 2008 DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Minerals Management Service 30 CFR Part 256 [Docket ID: MMS-2007-OMM-0064] RIN 1010-AD44 Bonus or Royalty Credits for Relinquishing Certain Leases Offshore Florida AGENCY: Minerals Management Service (MMS), Interior. ACTION: Proposed rule. SUMMARY: The MMS […]

2012 NOIA Annual Meeting

    2012 NOIA Annual Meeting March 14 - 16 The Mandarin Oriental Washington, DC   Final Meeting Program  (PDF)   Presentations: Legal Panel Direct Regulation of  Contractors - What Does It Mean? - Perkins Coie Brazil Challenges - Hornbeck Brazil: Paradise or Bureaucratic Jungle? - Claudio […]

MMS Announces February 6 Chuckchi Lease Sale

MMS Finalizes Chukchi Sea Lease Sale SaleScheduled for February 6, 2008   ANCHORAGE, ALASKA - The Minerals Management Service will hold its first Federal Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) oil and gas lease sale in the Chukchi Sea since 1991 on February 6, 2008.  The agency […]

MMS Announces Royalty Relief for Deepwater Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) Oil and Gas Leases—Conforming Regulations to Court Decision

Royalty Relief for Deepwater Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) Oil and Gas Leases—Conforming Regulations to Court Decision  Regulatory Identifier Number (RIN) 1010-AD29Federal Register/Vol. 72, No. 245, FR 72652 (12/21/2007) Summary: This proposed rule would amend 30 CFR parts 260 and 203 to conform the regulations to […]

MMS Announces Electronic Payment of Fees for Outer Continental Shelf Activities

Electronic Payment of Fees for Outer Continental Shelf Activities Regulatory Identifier Number (RIN) 1010-AD43Federal Register/Vol. 72, No. 245, FR 72648 (12/21/2007) Summary: The MMS proposes that all lessees, operators, permittees, and rights-of-way holders pay all fees for processing plans, applications, and permits electronically. The MMS […]

MMS Alternative Uses of the Offshore site

The United States Department of the Interior, Minerals Management Service (MMS), has prepared a final programmatic EIS in support of the establishment of a program for authorizing alternative energy and alternate use (AEAU) activities on the Outer Continental Shelf (OCS), as authorized by Section 388 […]

NOIA Holiday Party 2007

  Please RSVP to (202) 347-6900 This event is by invitation only and is closed to the public.

History Channel-Boneyards-Oil_Rigs

Watch the History Channel on Thursday, September 27 at 9:00 PM (EDT) Boneyards: Oil Rigs Offshore oil and gas platforms are some of the largest manmade objects, built to survive drilling disasters, hurricanes and icebergs. When they are no longer useful, dismantling them is an […]

NOIA Expresses Disappointment at Passage of HR 3221 and HR 2776

For Immediate Release                                                                                
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