BOEMRE budget request grows amid cutbacks elsewhere in DOI

02/28/2011
Nick SnowWashington EditorThe US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement would receive 50% more in fiscal 2012 than its enacted 2010 budget, which continued into 2011, under the Obama administration's proposed federal budget. The increase, which contrasts with other US Department of the Interior agencies where funding would be cut, is designed to implement organizational and regulatory reforms following the 2010 Macondo well accident and massive crude oil spill into the Gulf of Mexico."This bureau has not had sufficient resources to provide an appropriate level of regulatory oversight of offshore oil and gas development. These shortcomings have become more prono...
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