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Interior Department Communications Regarding Confirmation of Matters for ASLM Review

  • 1.  Interior Department Communications Regarding Confirmation of Matters for ASLM Review

    Posted 03-23-2021 12:48
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    On March 19, Laura Daniel-Davis, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary, Land and Minerals Management in the Interior Department delivered a memo to Bureau Directors (BLM, OSMRE, BSEE, BOEM) regarding Confirmation of Matters for ASLM Review.

    The memo details the ongoing review process pursuant to President Biden's executive orders on federal oil and gas leasing and Secretary Order 3395 (S.O. 3395)

    According to the memo, "S.O. 3395, which temporarily elevated specific categories of matters for Departmental review, will expire on March 21, 2021. To ensure a continued appropriate level of review, as of March 22, bureaus shall continue to provide the following matters to the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Land and Minerals Management (ASLM) for review prior to taking final action on the matters or publicly announcing decisions."

    The memo is attached to this post for your reference.

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    Russell Cohen
    AAPL Governmental Affairs
    rcohen@landman.org
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