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Title 30Chapter VSubchapter BPart 550Subpart A → §550.102


Title 30: Mineral Resources
PART 550—OIL AND GAS AND SULPHUR OPERATIONS IN THE OUTER CONTINENTAL SHELF
Subpart A—General


§550.102   What does this part do?

(a) 30 CFR part 550 contains the regulations of the BOEM Offshore program that govern oil, gas, and sulphur exploration, development, and production operations on the OCS. When you conduct operations on the OCS, you must submit requests, applications, and notices, or provide supplemental information for BOEM approval.

(b) The following table of general references shows where to look for information about these processes.

Table—Where To Find Information for Conducting Operations

For information aboutRefer to
(1) Applications for permit to drill30 CFR 250, subpart D.
(2) Development and Production Plans (DPP)30 CFR 550, subpart B.
(3) Downhole commingling30 CFR 250, subpart K.
(4) Exploration Plans (EP)30 CFR 550, subpart B.
(5) Flaring30 CFR 250, subpart K.
(6) Gas measurement30 CFR 250, subpart L.
(7) Off-lease geological and geophysical permits30 CFR 551.
(8) Oil spill financial responsibility coverage30 CFR 553.
(9) Oil and gas production safety systems30 CFR 250, subpart H.
(10) Oil spill response plans30 CFR 254.
(11) Oil and gas well-completion operations30 CFR 250, subpart E.
(12) Oil and gas well-workover operations30 CFR 250, subpart F.
(13) Decommissioning Activities30 CFR 250, subpart Q.
(14) Platforms and structures30 CFR 250, subpart I.
(15) Pipelines and Pipeline Rights-of-Way30 CFR 250, subpart J and 30 CFR 550, subpart J.
(16) Sulphur operations30 CFR 250, subpart P.
(17) Training30 CFR 250, subpart O.
(18) Unitization30 CFR 250, subpart M.

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