Individual quotas and enforcement measures are scheduled to be discussed further at the next commission of the NPFC
the two-step "Chevron Test" to NPFC
Established in 2011, NPFC
an SME-focused financing company, provides loans and other services to entrepreneurs and small businesses that are looking to grow their businesses and need access to working capital in order to do so.
A core mission of the NPFC
is to administer the disbursement and ensure proper use of the Emergency Fund, so that the FOSC can immediately respond to a discharge or monitor prompt and effective cleanup activities by the responsible party.
has billed the Responsible Parties for the Deepwater Horizon oil spill $581 million for response activities performed by nine federal government agencies and various state government agencies.
Upon receiving notice of an oil spill, the NPFC
designates one or more RPs for the oil spill, and provides notice to potential claimants of the RP's claims process in order to facilitate and expedite payments to injured parties.
(275) The explicit exceptions for sending the claim directly to the NPFC
rather than submitting it first to the responsible party are as follows: " the NPFC
advertises or notifies claimants to submit claims directly to the NPFC
;  An RP (Responsible Party) asserting a claim under Section 1008 of OPA (33 U.S.C.
carries out this mandate by issuing Certificates of Financial Responsibility (COFRs) to shipping vessel owners when owners demonstrate the ability to pay for oil spill cleanup and damages.
Establishing effective communications is always a priority For all major incidents, it is normal to have daily phone conferences between NPFC
, the on-scene commander, and the Joint Field Office (JFO).
The USCG and NPFC
have established a system of internal control over operating expenses and Emergency Fund disbursement processes.
Coast Guard NPFC
follows a systematic and effective process for payment of claims.
Thuring had implemented systems whereby the USCG Activities New York and the NPFC
successfully reported comprehensive financial and cost date to the Commandant.