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Title: S. 1461: Oil Tanker Navigation Safety Act of 1989. Introduced in the Senate of the United States, One Hundredth First Congress, First Session, August 1, 1989

This bill would enhance the navigation safety of oil tankers. Title I, Provisions applicable to nationally licensed personnel, explains provisions relating to motor vehicle driving records of vessel personnel; dangerous drugs and other grounds for suspension or revocation; alcohol testing and alcohol rehabilitation; prohibition on service; vessel traffic services; oil tanker construction and size; oil spill contingency plans and approval; international inventory of equipment and contractors; national council on oil spill technology research and development; oil spill disaster assistance; impact on other laws; penalties; and a report on user fees. Title II, Provisions applicable with respect to Alaska pilotage at Port of Valdez, includes explanations of Bligh reef light; Prince William Sound VTS; oil spill recovery institute; and the Trans-Alaska pipeline liability fund. Title III, Provisions applicable to Mississippi River radio communications on Mississippi River, is also included.
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
6629026
Resource Type:
Book
Resource Relation:
Related Information: Calendar No. 196
Publisher:
Washington, DC (US); Government Printing Office
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
02 PETROLEUM; 29 ENERGY PLANNING, POLICY AND ECONOMY; TANKER SHIPS; NAVIGATION; ALASKA OIL PIPELINE; ALCOHOLS; CHARGES; CONSTRUCTION; DRUG ABUSE; EMERGENCY PLANS; INVENTORIES; LEGISLATION; LEGISLATIVE TEXT; LIABILITIES; LICENSES; LICENSING; MARITIME TRANSPORT; MATERIALS HANDLING EQUIPMENT; MISSISSIPPI RIVER; OIL SPILLS; PETROLEUM; SAFETY; SIZE; SKIMMERS; ENERGY SOURCES; EQUIPMENT; FOSSIL FUELS; FUELS; HYDROXY COMPOUNDS; ORGANIC COMPOUNDS; PIPELINES; POLLUTION CONTROL EQUIPMENT; RIVERS; SHIPS; STREAMS; SURFACE WATERS; TRANSPORT 021000* -- Petroleum-- Legislation & Regulations; 022000 -- Petroleum-- Transport, Handling, & Storage; 294002 -- Energy Planning & Policy-- Petroleum; 290300 -- Energy Planning & Policy-- Environment, Health, & Safety