Links to Government Resources
Resources by Agency Army Corps of Engineers
Information on current nationwide permits and final decision documents
Office of Port and Facility Compliance
Information for facilities subject to the Marine Transportation Security Act (MTSA) and Transportation Workers Identification Credentials (TWIC) requirements
Department of Homeland Security
Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS)
Information on chemicals of interest and regulatory requirements for covered facilities
Department of Energy
Energy Information Administration
Publishes information and analysis on the state of energy, including forecasts of energy market trends
Energy Waiver Library
Consolidates common waiver and special permit resources for energy emergencies and natural disasters.
Environmental Protection Agency
Clean Air Act (CAA)
Information on the CAA and associated regulations
Clean Water Act (CWA)
Information on the CWA and associated regulations
Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA)
Information on reporting and emergency planning requirements for facilities that handle hazardous substances
Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS)
Information on the RFS program, including renewable fuel volume requirements and renewable identification numbers (RINs)
Risk Management Plan (RMP) Program
Information on RMP requirements, plan submission instructions, and guidance for industry
Spill Prevention, Control and Countermeasure (SPCC)
Information on SPCC plan requirements for regulated facilities
Substance Registry Services (SRS)
Searchable database that lists all regulations that reference a specific chemical substance
Waters of the United States (WOTUS)
Information on the definition of "Waters of the United States," which provides the scope of jurisdiction for Clean Water Act programs
Occupational Safety and Health Administration
Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS)
International standard for physical, health and environmental hazard classification and labeling
Information on labeling and communication requirements for hazardous chemicals in the workplace
Injury and Illness Recordkeeping
Information on workplace injury and illness recordkeeping and electronic submission requirements
Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration
Office of Pipeline Safety
Information on pipeline regulatory requirements, inspection, and enforcement
Additional Government Resources
Government Printing Office
Publishes Congressional and Presidential documents and reports, and other government publications
Federal Register Notice Archive
Searchable database of previously published federal agency rules and notices, and Presidential Executive Orders
Electronic Code of Federal Regulations
Currently updated version of the Code of Federal Regulations
Emergency Response Resources
Includes links to information and reports for areas affected by natural disasters and other emergency events.
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
Provides information on financial and physical assistance resources during national emergencies.
Department of Energy (DOE) Situation Reports
Provides detailed information on storm impacts and the energy industry's recovery and restoration activities.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Fuel Waivers
Centralized location containing links to temporary fuel waivers during fuel supply disruptions.
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) Waivers
Contains information on regulations for those providing direct emergency assistance following emergency declarations.
Oil and Natural Gas Industry Preparedness Handbook
This strategy document provides federal, state, and local officials an overview of the oil and natural gas supply chain and ensures that roles, responsibilities, and needs are clearly identified prior to any events that may affect the integrity of oil and natural gas systems.