National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Spill and Offshore Drilling

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This website is for the National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil SpilUnited States. Office of Fossil Energyl and Offshore Drilling, established by President Barack Obama on May 21, 2010. The Commission examined the relevant facts and circumstances concerning the root causes of the Deepwater Horizon explosion and developed options to guard against, and mitigate the impact of, any oil spills associated with offshore drilling in the future. This included recommending improvements to federal laws, regulations, and industry practices. The website contains detailed information about each of the commission's meetings, the commission's final reports, and other related resources.

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National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling July 25, 2011.

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This website is for the National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil SpilUnited States. Office of Fossil Energyl and Offshore Drilling, established by President Barack Obama on May 21, 2010. The Commission examined the relevant facts and circumstances concerning the root causes of the Deepwater Horizon explosion and developed options to guard against, and mitigate the impact of, any oil spills associated with offshore drilling in the future. This included recommending improvements to federal laws, regulations, and industry practices. The website contains detailed information about each of the commission's meetings, the commission's final reports, and other related resources.

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The CyberCemetery provides permanent public access to the web sites and publications of defunct U.S. government agencies and commissions. This collection is provided through a partnership between the UNT Libraries, the U.S. Government Printing Office (GPO), and the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), as part of the Federal Depository Library Program.

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  • July 25, 2011

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  • December 10, 2012

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  • May 21, 2010 - March 11, 2011

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  • Jan. 18, 2013, 8:25 a.m.

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  • Jan. 22, 2013, 12:45 p.m.

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National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling. National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Spill and Offshore Drilling, website, July 25, 2011; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc132999/: accessed February 25, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Digital Projects Unit.