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FAST-41 Postings by Agencies for Liberty Development and Production Plan

Department of the Interior, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management

( September 8, 2023 )
FAST-41 Initiation Notice

A FAST-41 Initiation Notice was not submitted for this project.  Contact the Federal Permitting Improvement Steering Council for more information. 

Application and Supporting Documents
Information on the status of mitigation measures

Will be determined in the Record of Decision (ROD).  When complete, the ROD will be posted on the Liberty Project websites, noted above.

Description of the status of any litigation

None.

Information about project-related public meetings, public hearings, and public comment periods

Refer to the Liberty Project websites, noted above.

Description of any Federal agency action taken or decision made that materially affects the status of the project

Refer to websites noted above and to the project's Permitting Dashboard page for information on the project status.

Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

( September 28, 2022 )
FAST-41 Initiation Notice

NA

Application and Supporting Documents

Link to NOAA Fisheries Marine Mammal Protection Act Incidental Take Authorization, which includes links to the application for authorization received, the Notice of Receipt of the application, the proposed rule and the final regulations as well as all supporting materials: 

 

Information on the status of mitigation measures

NA

Description of the status of any litigation

NA

Information about project-related public meetings, public hearings, and public comment periods

See NOAA Fisheries MMPA ITA link, which includes links to all Federal Register publications with information about public review/comment periods. 

Description of any Federal agency action taken or decision made that materially affects the status of the project

NOAA Fisheries issued regulations and a Letter of Authorization for incidental take of marine mammals for this project.

Department of the Interior, Fish and Wildlife Service

( September 7, 2023 )
FAST-41 Initiation Notice

The lead agency, BOEM, has posted the FIN for this project.

Application and Supporting Documents

NA

Information on the status of mitigation measures

None at this time.

Description of the status of any litigation

NA

Information about project-related public meetings, public hearings, and public comment periods

None at this time.

Description of any Federal agency action taken or decision made that materially affects the status of the project

Nothing at this time.

Department of the Interior, Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement

( September 11, 2023 )
FAST-41 Initiation Notice

A FAST-41 Initiation Notice was not submitted for this project.  Contact the Federal Permitting Improvement Steering Council for more information. 

Application and Supporting Documents

All supporting documents contain proprietary information and are not available for public review. 

Information on the status of mitigation measures

Not yet applicable to BSEE's action.  To be determined in the Application for Permit to Drill (APD) stage.

Description of the status of any litigation

None.

Information about project-related public meetings, public hearings, and public comment periods

Refer to BOEM's Liberty Project website

Description of any Federal agency action taken or decision made that materially affects the status of the project

No decision has been made pending request for additional information on Hilcorp's Oil Spill Response Plan.