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Concerns rise over new Coast Guard rules

...regarding spill reporting, tug boat escorts or oil spill contingency plans, they say.For example, Washington state requires...create uncertainty about whether state-required oil spill contingency plans for tankers would be pre-empted by federal...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-06-16/concerns-rise-over-new-coast-guard-rule
State
State urges judge to uphold Greenpeace pollution convictions

...Alaska oil pollution prevention laws. Greenpeace was found guilty of two counts of operating a ship without oil spill contingency plans on July 12 and July 14, while being found innocent of operating without a certificate of financial responsibility...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052605/sta_20050526013.shtml
News
Northwest Digest

...National Forest. A Ketchikan jury on May 9 found Greenpeace guilty of two counts of operating a ship without oil spill contingency plans on July 12 and July 14, 2004. The jury also found the organization innocent of operating without a certificate...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/080205/sta_20050802014.shtml
News
Greenpeace prosecution was unjustified

...and the captain of the Arctic Sunrise from the state's charges that they operated the ship without filing an oil spill contingency plan. Greenpeace fully supports the state of Alaska's environmental safety rules for ocean-going vessels, which...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/080705/let_20050807010.shtml
Opinion
Companies settle with state over grounded tanker

...of $360,000 based on what Seabulk saved by not complying with the crew readiness requirements of Tesoro's oil spill contingency plan, and $64,870 in reimbursement for the state response and investigation. Tesoro also has agreed to produce...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070210/sta_664414330.shtml
state
Lack of awareness factor in shutdown

...program manager for the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation, said a state review of Alyeska's oil spill contingency plan found the plan was properly adhered to and that the secondary containment, to which the oil spilled, "worked...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/072910/sta_687908461.shtml
News
Fuel off-loaded from tug

...Skimming vessels also were used to suck up diesel on top of the water. The tug was not required to have an oil spill contingency plan because it was contracted to the Alyeska Pipeline Service Co. as part of its oil spill prevention and response...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/122909/sta_540669308.shtml
Legislative update

...Committee considers SB 273, requiring cruise ships and other large vessels and the Alaska Railroad to have oil spill contingency plans. Also on the agenda are several other bills, including SB 290, limiting the amount of reimbursement the state...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032600/Loc_legup.html
Local
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Committee considers SB 273, requiring cruise ships and other large vessels and the Alaska Railroad to have oil spill contingency plans. Also on the agenda are several other bills, including SB 290, limiting the amount of reimbursement the state...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032600/Loc_legup.shtml
Habitat division back with Fish and Game

...will get back a half-time position that worked with the Department of Environmental Conservation to review oil spill contingency plans. More than half of the current Habitat staff have worked formerly at Fish and Game, Howard said. Howard said...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070608/sta_300571681.shtml

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