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Offshore Drilling

Our Position: oppose
Bill Number: S.44
Sponsor: Sen. Robert Ford, D-Charleston
Legislative Session: 09/10

Offshore Drilling.Senator Ford: A bill to amend the Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, by adding § 48‑43‑395 so as to provide offshore exploration, drilling, or production of oil and gas in the Atlantic ocean within the territorial jurisdiction of South Carolina contingent on the removal of applicable federal restrictions and subject to the requirements of this Title, and to provide the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control shall expedite an application for a permit for offshore exploration, drilling, or production. Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Natural Resources.




Agriculture and Natural Resources
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