Amendment ends the federal moratorium on deepwater drilling for companies that meet new safety requirements and guidelines put in place by the Secretary.

Purpose:

An amendment numbered 8 printed in Part B of House Report 111-582 to seek to end the federal moratorium on deepwater drilling. The moratorium would be prohibited from enforcement on those rigs that meet safety requirements set forth in NTL 05 and NTL 06.

House Amendment Code:

(A008)

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