Notices To Lessees Ntl / NTL 2016-N05 - Revised OCSLA Civil Penalty Assessment Matrix - July 28, 2016

NTL 2016-N05 - Revised OCSLA Civil Penalty Assessment Matrix - July 28, 2016

Document Number

NTL 2016-N05

NTL Status

Superseded

Summary Body

The purpose of this Notice to Lessees and Operators (NTL) is to provide updated information regarding BSEE’s assessment of civil penalties for violations of the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act (OCSLA). This NTL replaces NTL No. 2011-N06. Effective July 28, 2016, the maximum civil penalty amount will increase to $42,017 per day per violation in accordance with the authorities described below. BSEE has revised the Civil Penalty Assessment Matrix below to reflect the increased maximum civil penalty amount per day per violation. The increase in the OCSLA maximum civil penalty amount and the revised Civil Penalty Assessment Matrix apply to civil penalties assessed on and after July 28, 2016, even when the associated violation(s) predates July 28, 2016.

Issued Date

Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 12:00am

Document Type

Notices to Lessees (NTL)

Document Collection

Notices to Lessees

Notes

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