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e-CFR Data is current as of November 25, 2014

Title 30Chapter VSubchapter BPart 553


TITLE 30—Mineral Resources

CHAPTER V—BUREAU OF OCEAN ENERGY MANAGEMENT, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

SUBCHAPTER B—OFFSHORE

PART 553—OIL SPILL FINANCIAL RESPONSIBILITY FOR OFFSHORE FACILITIES

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Subpart A—GENERAL

§553.1
What is the purpose of this part?
§553.3
How are the terms used in this regulation defined?
§553.5
What is the authority for collecting Oil Spill Financial Responsibility (OSFR) information?
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Subpart B—APPLICABILITY AND AMOUNT OF OSFR

§553.10
What facilities does this part cover?
§553.11
Who must demonstrate OSFR?
§553.12
May I ask BOEM for a determination of whether I must demonstrate OSFR?
§553.13
How much OSFR must I demonstrate?
§553.14
How do I determine the worst case oil-spill discharge volume?
§553.15
What are my general OSFR compliance responsibilities?
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Subpart C—METHODS FOR DEMONSTRATING OSFR

§553.20
What methods may I use to demonstrate OSFR?
§553.21
How can I use self-insurance as OSFR evidence?
§553.22
How do I apply to use self-insurance as OSFR evidence?
§553.23
What information must I submit to support my net worth demonstration?
§553.24
When I submit audited annual financial statements to verify my net worth, what standards must they meet?
§553.25
What financial test procedures must I use to determine the amount of self-insurance allowed as OSFR evidence based on net worth?
§553.26
What information must I submit to support my unencumbered assets demonstration?
§553.27
When I submit audited annual financial statements to verify my unencumbered assets, what standards must they meet?
§553.28
What financial test procedures must I use to evaluate the amount of self-insurance allowed as OSFR evidence based on unencumbered assets?
§553.29
How can I use insurance as OSFR evidence?
§553.30
How can I use an indemnity as OSFR evidence?
§553.31
How can I use a surety bond as OSFR evidence?
§553.32
Are there alternative methods to demonstrate OSFR?
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Subpart D—REQUIREMENTS FOR SUBMITTING OSFR INFORMATION

§553.40
What OSFR evidence must I submit to BOEM?
§553.41
What terms must I include in my OSFR evidence?
§553.42
How can I amend my list of COFs?
§553.43
When is my OSFR demonstration or the amendment to my OSFR demonstration effective?
§553.44
[Reserved]
§553.45
Where do I send my OSFR evidence?
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Subpart E—REVOCATION AND PENALTIES

§553.50
How can BOEM refuse or invalidate my OSFR evidence?
§553.51
What are the penalties for not complying with this part?
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Subpart F—CLAIMS FOR OIL-SPILL REMOVAL COSTS AND DAMAGES

§553.60
To whom may I present a claim?
§553.61
When is a guarantor subject to direct action for claims?
§553.62
What are the designated applicant's notification obligations regarding a claim?
Appendix
Appendix to Part 553—List of U.S. Geological Survey Topographic Maps


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