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Comments to BOEM on Financial Assurance Criteria (November 23, 2015)

Monday, November 23, 2015

The American Petroleum Institute (API), the National Ocean Industries Association (NOIA), and the Offshore Operators Committee (OOC) (the Associations) offer the following feedback on the U.S. Department of Interior Bureau of Ocean Energy Management’s (BOEM’s) proposed updated criteria to determine the financial ability of lessees, operators, pipeline rights-of-way (ROW) holders, and rights-of-use and easement (RUE) holders to carry out their obligations on leases, ROWs, and RUEs issued on the Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) and the potential need for additional security as authorized in 30 CFR § 556.53 (d) –(f) to ensure performance of these obligations.

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Letter to Senate regarding the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (October 22, 2015)

Thursday, October 22, 2015

The undersigned associations, which strongly support the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA), write to urge you to oppose the Paul Amendment #2564. Protecting consumers' sensitive data and ensuring their privacy is of paramount importance to our member firms, and is also an underlying goal of CISA.

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Coalition letter to the House of Representatives in support of H.R. 702, a bill to lift the self-imposed restriction on U.S. crude oil exports (October 6, 2015)

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Coalition letter in support of H.R. 702, a bill to lift the self-imposed restriction on U.S. crude oil exports. Enactment of this important bipartisan legislation will benefit American consumers, create jobs right here at home, grow the economy, reduce our trade deficit, and bolster our strategic alliances abroad.

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Coalition letter to Senate regarding the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs (September 30, 2015)

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Coalition writes to express strong support for the American Crude Oil Export Equality Act, which would lift the self-imposed crude oil export ban.

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API-ANGA letter to House Committee on Energy and Commerce regarding North American Energy Security and Infrastructure Act of 2015 (September 29, 2015)

Thursday, October 1, 2015

API and ANGA write to express strong support for the Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute to the North American Energy Security and Infrastructure Act of 2015.

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API-AFPM Letter to Janet McCabe regarding Supplemental Comments to EPA’s Renewable Fuel Standard Program (September 16, 2015)

Thursday, September 17, 2015

The American Petroleum Institute (“API”) and the American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (“AFPM”) submit these supplemental comments in response to the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed rule entitled Renewable Fuel Standard Program: Standards for 2014, 2015, and 2016 and Biomass-Based Diesel Volume for 2017.

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Coalition letter to White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough regarding EPA's propose to change ozone air quality standards (August 13, 2015)

Friday, August 14, 2015

As associations representing many businesses, both large and small, that employ millions of Americans, and local governments in which those businesses thrive, we are deeply concerned about the harmful impact that EPA’s recently proposed rule to make ozone standards more stringent could have on the still struggling economy.

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Coalition Letter to the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources supporting “The Offshore Production and Energizing National Security Act” (OPENS Act) (July 29, 2015)

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

We strongly support the Energy and Natural Resources Committee’s consideration of “The Offshore Production and Energizing National Security Act” (OPENS Act).

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ANGA-API Letter of Support to Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources regarding LNG Exports (July 27, 2015)

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

On behalf of America’s Natural Gas Alliance and the American Petroleum Institute, we write to express our strong support for Sections 2201 and Section 2202 of the Energy Policy and Modernization Act of 2015 (the “Act”).

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