Congress. House of Representatives. Implementing the Recommendations of the BP Oil Spill Commission Act of 2011. 112th Cong., 1st sess., 2011. H.R. 501. http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/BILLS-112hr501ih/pdf/BILLS-112hr501ih.pdf (accessed 20 March 2012).
This act sought to effectively implement the recommendations of the National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling. It creates new agencies within the Department of the Interior, outlines federal oil and gas development policies, reforms oil and gas royalties, and other initiatives.