H.R.5772 - To limit the moratorium on certain permitting and drilling activities issued by the Secretary of the Interior, and for other purposes.111th Congress (2009-2010)
Summary: H.R.5772 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)
Introduced in House (07/19/2010)
Declares that a specified suspension of (moratorium on) certain offshore permitting and drilling activities on the Outer Continental Shelf shall not apply to a drill permit applicant that has complied with specified National Notices and has completed all required safety inspections.
Instructs the Secretary of the Interior to make a determination on whether to issue a permit within 30 days after determining that the applicant is in compliance with such Notices and has completed such inspections.