Oil Spill Prevention and Liability Act of 1990(United States) Austin White Kiera Benson
Expand oil drip prevention measures and to raise awareness for the transportation, cleanup, and responses for potential oil spills. This act was signed by president W. Bush because of the EXXON Valdez essential oil spill in Knight in Shining armor William Sound, Alaska. Environmental Issues! Function/ Description
Regulating Agency US EPA • Changes to governmental responses. • Fee increases for essential oil spills • Coastline Guard response techniques • Mandated tank charter boat reactions • Action plan in potentially effected areas.