• Energy Policy Act of 2005: Title III as it relates to LNG
  • August 24, 2005
  • Law Firm: Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP - Washington Office
  • On August 8, 2005, President Bush signed into law the Domenici-Barton Energy Policy Act of 2005 ("EPACT 2005" or "the Act"). Title III of the Act addresses oil and gas issues and contains significant provisions related to the importation of liquefied natural gas ("LNG"). Some of these provisions are to be incorporated into the Natural Gas Act ("NGA"), while others are stand-alone provisions. This Legal Alert summarizes the LNG provisions included in the Act.