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Joint Comments to the Environmental Protection Agency in regard to its Proposed Information Collection Request for Voluntary Survey to Support the Clean Water Act Hazardous Substances Discharge Prevention and Containment Rule
( November 16, 2017 )    128 Kb PDF File

Joint Trade Association Letter in Support of H.R. 4239 the Strengthening the Economy with the Critical Untapped Resources to Expand American Energy (SECURE) Act
( November 6, 2017 )    111 Kb PDF File

AXPC Comment Letter to the Bureau of Land Management on its Proposed Suspension of Certain Provisions of its Methane and Waste Prevention Rule
( November 1, 2017 )    231 Kb PDF File

AXPC Comment Letter to the US Army Corps of Engineers Concerning Items Appropriate for Repeal, Replacement or Modification
( October 18, 2017 )    134 Kb PDF File

Coalition Letter to Members of Congress Urging Prompt Adoption of a Budget Resolution
( September 28, 2017 )    96 Kb PDF File

Joint Comment Letter to the Department of the Interior Addressing Suggested Improvements in the Process for the Management of Federal Lands and Reform of the Regulatory Process
( September 27, 2017 )    3.0 Mb PDF File

Letter to the US Army Corps of Engineers and the EPA Supporting the Proposal to Return the Definition of the Waters of the United States to the Definition Prior to the Promulgation of the Clean Water Rule in 2015
( September 22, 2017 )    154 Kb PDF File

Joint Letter to EPA' Office of Water Expressing Concern with EPA's 2016 Effluent Limitation Guidelines and Requesting, among other things, a Proper Definition of Wastewater from Unconventional Oil & Gas Operations
( September 21, 2017 )    134 Kb PDF File

Joint Response to Request from the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management for Information and Comments on the Preparation of the 2019-2024 Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Leasing Program
( August 17, 2017 )    659 Kb PDF File

AXPC Comments on the Proposed Guidelines for Public Pipelines issued by STRONGER (State Review of Oil and Natural Gas Environmental Regulations)
( August 10, 2017 )    191 Kb PDF File

Joint Comments on EPA's Proposed Rule for Emissions Standards for New Reconstructed and Modified Sources
( August 9, 2017 )    4.2 Mb PDF File

Coalition Letter to United States Trade Representative, et al in Support of Strong Investment Rules and Enforcement in NAFTA Modernization
( August 8, 2017 )    179 Kb PDF File

Comment Letter to US Army Corps of Engineers on Notice of Proposed Rulemaking Regarding Reservoir Projects for Domestic, Municipal & Industrial Water Supply
( August 8, 2017 )    130 Kb PDF File

Coalition Letter to Senate Leadership Requesting Prompt Handling of Presidential Nominees
( August 3, 2017 )    93 Kb PDF File

AXPC Response to Request of BLM for Input on Ways to Streamline the NEPA and Planning Processes
( July 24, 2017 )    102 Kb PDF File

Impacts of Elimination of the Deduction for Intangible Drilling Costs
( July 17, 2017 )    120 Kb PDF File

Letter to Energy Tax Working Group of the Senate Finance Committee Regarding Principles of Tax Reform
( July 17, 2017 )    105 Kb PDF File

Industry Coalition Comments to EIA's Proposed Revisions to Form EIA-914 Monthly Crude Oil, Lease Condensate and Natural Gas Production Report
( June 30, 2017 )    300 Kb PDF File

Oil & Natural Gas Industry Response to Request for Comments from the US Department of Commerce on Section 232 National Security Investigation of Imports of Steel
( May 31, 2017 )    483 Kb PDF File

AXPC Letter Responding to the Request of the Natural Resources Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations to Identify Burdensome Regulations
( May 23, 2017 )    83 Kb PDF File

Joint Comments of AXPC & IPAA to US Department of Transportation Responding to Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking - Hazardous Materials: Volatility of Unrefined Petroleum Products and Class 3 Materials
( May 19, 2017 )    116 Kb PDF File

AXPC Letter to EPA Recommending Priorities for Regulatory Reform
( May 15, 2017 )    119 Kb PDF File

AXPC Letter in support of S. 584 - The Small Business Regulatory Flexibility Improvement Act
( May 11, 2017 )    65 Kb PDF File

AXPC Comments to Office of Natural Resource Revenue in Response to the Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on Federal Oil and Gas and Federal Indian Coal Valuation
( May 4, 2017 )    119 Kb PDF File

Joint Comments on Implementation of Executive Orders on Floodplain Management and Establishing a Federal Flood Risk Management Standard (“FFRMS”) and a Process for Further Soliciting and Considering Stakeholder Input including Draft Engineering Circular (“Draft EC”) 1165-2-217
( April 28, 2017 )    213 Kb PDF File

AXPC Letter Requesting the Withdrawal of the Rule and Policy Regarding the Candidate Conservation Agreements with Assurances
( March 21, 2017 )    88 Kb PDF File

Letter to House Science Committee in Support of EPA Science Advisory Board Reform Act and of Honest and Open New EPA Science Treatment Act
( March 8, 2017 )    120 Kb PDF File

AXPC Letter to EPA Requesting Suspension of Information Collection Requests
( March 2, 2017 )    133 Kb PDF File

AXPC Letter to House Leadership Urging Use of the Congressional Review Act to Repeal the Valuation Rule Issued by the Office of Natural Resource Revenue
( February 13, 2017 )    66 Kb PDF File

AXPC Petition for Reconsideration and Request for Stay in the Matter of EPA's Final Greenhouse Gas Reporting Rule: Leak Detection Methodology Revisions and Confidentiality Determinations for Petroleum and Natural Gas Systems
( January 30, 2017 )    2.9 Mb PDF File

AXPC Letter to Speaker Ryan and Majority Leader McConnell Advocating Use of the Congressional Review Act to Repeal the BLM's Venting & Flaring Rule
( January 27, 2017 )    25 Kb PDF File

AXPC Statement in Support of the House Tax Reform Plan
( January 11, 2017 )    106 Kb PDF File

Comments on the Proposal by the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service to List the Rusty-Patched Bumble Bee As Endangered Under the Endangered Species Act
( November 21, 2016 )    125 Kb PDF File

Letter in Support of the American Energy and Conservation Act of 2016
( November 15, 2016 )    268 Kb PDF File

Comments Submitted to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs in Response to the US Environmental Protection Agency's Proposed Information Collection Requests Relating to Methane Emissions from Existing Sources
( October 31, 2016 )    1 Mb PDF File

Comment Letter to the Federal Emergency Management Agency on its Floodplain Management and Protection of Wetlands Regulation and Federal Flood Risk Management Standard
( October 21, 2016 )    133 Kb PDF File

Comment Letter on the Draft Endangered Species Act Compensatory Mitigation Policy of the US Fish and Wildlife Service
( October 17, 2016 )    431 Kb PDF File

Comment Letter to US Fish and Wildlife Service on Proposed Endangered Species Status of the Texas Hornshell
( October 10, 2016 )    170 Kb PDF File

Comments on the Joint Draft Habitat Conservation Planning Handbook of the US Fish and Wildlife Service and National Maritime Fisheries
( August 29, 2016 )    427 Kb PDF File

AXPC's Letter to EPA Regarding Final Recommendations of the Science Advisory Board with respect to its Draft Report on Hydraulic Fracturing
( August 22, 2016 )    57 Kb PDF File

Comment Letter on OSHA's Proposed Revision to the Process Safety Management Standard Small Entity Representative Background Document
( August 12, 2016 )    313 Kb PDF File

Comments Submitted to EPA Regarding Its Draft Information Collection Request Pertaining to the Information Collection Effort for Oil and Gas Facilities
( August 2, 2016 )    926 Kb PDF File

Comment Letter on US Army Corps of Engineers Proposal to Reissue and Modify Nationwide Permits
( July 29, 2016 )    169 Kb PDF File

Comment Letter on EPA's Preliminary 2016 Effluent Guidelines Program Plan
( July 27, 2016 )    128 Kb PDF File

Comments of Independent Producers on Pipeline Safety Rulemaking
( July 7, 2016 )    319 Kb PDF File

Letter in Support of the American Energy and Conservation Act of 2016
( June 30, 2016 )    264 Kb PDF File

Industry Comments Proposed Outer Continental Shelf Oil & Gas Leasing Program 2017-2022
( June 16, 2016 )    644 Kb PDF File

American Exploration & Production Council Statement to the EPA Science Advisory Board Regarding the Review of EPA's Draft Assessment Report on the Potential Impact of Hydraulic Fracturing for Oil and Gas on Drinking Water
( June 14, 2016 )    80 Kb PDF File

Comments on the Science Advisory Board's Draft Review of the EPA's Draft Assessment of the Potential Impacts of Hydraulic Fracturing for Oil and Gas on Drinking Water Resources
( June 2, 2016 )    406 Kb PDF File

UIC Aquifer Exemption White Paper
( May 27, 2016 )    141 Kb PDF File

Comment Letter on BLM’s Proposed Rule on Venting and Flaring
( April 22, 2016 )    763 Kb PDF File

Comment Letter on EPA's Proposed Changes to the Greeenhouse Gas Reporting Rule
( March 15, 2016 )    192 Kb PDF File

Comment Letter on Information Collection Requirements in the BLM's Proposed Venting & Flaring Rule
( March 8, 2016 )    71 Kb PDF File

Comments in Response to OSHA's Draft Guidance for Recommended Practices for Preventing and Addressing Retaliation
( January 19, 2016 )    345 Kb PDF File

Letter to EPA Addressing Concerns Regarding Recent Criticisms of EPA's Current Draft Hydraulic Fracturing Study
( January 12, 2016 )    275 Kb PDF File

Comments on National Park Service ("NPS") Proposed Rule Modifying NPS Regulations Governing Exercise of Non-Federal Oil and Gas Rights on NPS Units
( December 23, 2015 )    160 Kb PDF File

Coalition Letter Urging Support for Legislation Lifting the Ban on U.S. Crude Oil Exports
( December 16, 2015 )    321 Kb PDF File

Comment Letter on EPA's Proposed Rule to Revise Test Methods, Performance Specifications and Testing Regulations for Air Emission Sources
( December 9, 2015 )    57 Kb PDF File

Coalition Letter in Support of a Crude Oil Exports Amendment to H.R. 8
( December 1, 2015 )    292 Kb PDF File

Comment Letter on EPA's Methane Challenge Draft Partnership Agreement and Plan Implementation Guidelines
( November 13, 2015 )    178 Kb PDF File

Joint Letter Urging House of Representatives to Pass HR 702 to Lift the Ban on the Export of US Crude Oil
( October 06, 2015 )    334 Kb PDF File

Joint Letter Urging the Senate Banking Committee to Approve the American Crude Oil Export Equality Act
( September 30, 2015 )    240 Kb PDF File

Letter to House Energy & Commerce Committee Leadership Urging Passage of Legislation Repealing the Ban on the Export of Crude Oil
( September 8, 2015 )    457 Kb PDF File

Comments on EPA's Draft Report on Potential Impacts of Hydraulic Fracturing on Drinking Water Resources
( August 28, 2015 )    143 Kb PDF File

Letter in Support of OPENS Act
( July 29, 2015 )    371 Kb PDF File

Comments on EPA Effluent Limitation Guidelines & Standards for Oil & Gas Extraction Point Source Category
( July 17, 2015 )    297 Kb PDF File

Letter in Support of Senator Hoeven's Amendment to Suspend OSHA's Rulemaking on Respirable Crystalline Silica
( June 24, 2015 )    168 Kb PDF File

Industry Letter in Support of Heitkamp/Murkowski Bill to Repeal Ban on Crude Oil Exports
( May 19, 2015 )    116 Kb PDF File

Letter in Support of the Murkowski/Heitkamp Oil Export Bill
( May 13, 2015 )    121 Kb PDF File

Support for Bill to Amend the Endangered Species Act (S. 293)
( May 13, 2015 )    351 Kb PDF File

Comments on the Proposed Floodplain Management Guidelines Issued by the Federal Emergency Management Agency
( May 6, 2015 )    136 Kb PDF File

Comments of AXPC on Proposed Rule for Definition of Low Pressure Gas Well and Storage Vessel
( April 22, 2015 )    128 Kb PDF File

Letter to Business Tax Working Group of the Senate Finance Committee Regarding Tax Reform Principles
( April 15, 2015 )    112 Kb PDF File

Impacts of Elimination of the Intangible Drilling Cost Deduction
( April 15, 2015 )    150 Kb PDF File

Comments on Notice of Intent to Prepare a Draft Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement in Connection with the 2012-2017 Outer Continental Shelf Leasing Program
( March 30, 2015 )    351 Kb PDF File

Comments on the Draft Proposed Plan of the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management for Outer Continental Shelf Leasing Program 2017-2022
( March 30, 2015 )    390 Kb PDF File

Comment Letter on EPA's Proposed Revisions to the Greenhouse Gas Reporting Rule for Petroleum and Natural Gas Systems
( February 22, 2015 )    253 Kb PDF File

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AXPC 2016 Presidential Transition Briefing Papers
Industry Reports Oil and Natural Gas Industry - The Economy and the Environment
Industry Reports Regulation by Consent Decree
Industry Reports Critical Tax Provision
Industry Reports Avalanche of Federal Regulations
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16 Aug 2017 - AXPC Supports the President's Executive Order Cutting Permitting Delays on Infrastructure Projects
Industry Reports
Industry Reports AXPC Letter to the Senate Committee on Finance Re: Comments on Proposed Reforms to Cost Recovery Provisions
Industry Reports AXPC Comments on Senate Finance Committee's Proposal to Increase Taxes on Independent Oil and Gas Exploration and Production Companies
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Natural Gas: Helping to Ensure Our Energy Future
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V. Bruce Thompson,
President
American Exploration & Production Council
1001 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Suite 7205
Washington, DC 20004

(202) 347-7578

E-mail: Info@axpc.us


Melanie Reingardt,
Executive Assistant
American Exploration & Production Council
1001 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Suite 7205
Washington, DC 20004

(202) 347-7578

E-mail: MReingardt@axpc.us