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Oil, gas, air, and waste files, 2008-2014

Oil, gas, air, and waste files, 2008-2014, 4.08 MB (49 files)

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Scope and Content
The Budget, Planning and Policy Office advises the governor regarding state policy and fiscal matters regarding oil, gas, air, and waste in support of his statutory role as Texas’ chief budget officer. Oil, gas, air and waste files are environment-related records of the Budget, Policy and Planning Office, dated 2008-2014. Records contain briefing papers on ethanol and other topics, applications for environmental waivers, agricultural research, federal regulations assessments, government shutdown plans for state agencies with probable environmental impact, requests for signatures, talking points and records pertaining to the budgets of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality and the Railroad Commission of Texas.

Formats of the original electronic files include word processing files (.doc), spreadsheets (.xls) and PDFs. Digital files presented for public use will generally be PDF for text documents and .jpeg for spreadsheets. Files in their original format are available on request; restrictions may apply.

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Preferred Citation
(Identify the item), Oil, gas, air, and waste files, Texas Governor Rick Perry Budget, Policy, and Planning Office records. Archives and Information Services Division, Texas State Library and Archives Commission.

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Inventory of the Oil, gas, air, and waste files

E2015/117 EPA (environmental protection mandate) ethanol mandate, 2008
Federal agency regulations impact, 2012
GOMESA (Gulf of Mexico Environmental Security Act), 2009
Government shutdown, 2013
Interstate Mining Compact Commission, 2014
IOGCC (Interstate Oil and Gas Compact Commission), 2013
Keystone, 2011, 2014
LNG (liquefied natural gas) export brief, 2013-2014
LP (liquefied petroleum) gas emergency, 2014
OCS (Outer Continental Shelf) Governor’s Coalition, 2011
RFS (Renewable Fuel Standard), 2013-2014
RRC (Railroad Commission), 2013
TCEQ (Texas Commission on Environmental Quality), 2010, 2013-2014
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