Deepwater Port Licensing Program Banner
Deepwater Port Licensing Program Banner 20
Orange vessel sitting at the dock
School of fish swimming
LNG ship at the port
Processing vessel in the ocean
Processing ship lit up at night
Red vessel Excelsior in the ocean alongside smaller boats
LNG ship at the port
A whales tail sticking out of the water
Vessel processing plant on the water
Red and White vessel charging in the ocean
Yellow processing unit
underwater processing unit transferring to vessel

Laws Related to the Deepwater Port Licensing Process

Federal Laws

Clean Air Act

Clean Water Act

Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972

Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2015

Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act of 2006

Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act of 2012

Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2016

Deepwater Port Act of 1974

Endangered Species Act of 1973

Energy Policy Act of 2005

Howard Coble Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act of 2014

Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act

Marine Protection, Research and Sanctuaries Act of 1972 (Titles I and II)

Marine Protection, Research and Sanctuaries Act of 1972 (Title III)

Maritime Transportation Security Act of 2002

National Environmental Policy Act of 1969

Natural Gas Act

Oil Pollution Act of 1990

Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act

 

Federal Regulations and Federal Register Notices

Deepwater Ports: General (33 CFR 148)

Deepwater Ports: Design, Construction and Equipment (33 CFR 149)

Deepwater Ports: Operations (33 CFR 150)

Deepwater Ports: Final Policy Notice (80 FR 26321)

Deepwater Ports: General (33 CFR 148)