MMS adds 15 days to comment period on proposed OCS sale off Virginia

The US Minerals Management Service extended the comment period for a proposed Outer Continental Shelf oil and gas lease sale off Virginia to Jan. 13, 2009.

The US Minerals Management Service extended the comment period for a proposed Outer Continental Shelf oil and gas lease sale off Virginia to Jan. 13, 2009.

Comments will be accepted on both the call for information and interest/nominations, and for the notice of intent through that date, the US Department of the Interior agency said. It said that it considered it reasonable to provide an additional 15 days for comments because the original deadline was Dec. 29.

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