GAO questions federal royalty program
Report criticizes BLM and MMS collection methods for not double checking amounts, doesn’t include Alaska fields in examination
The U.S Department of the Interior may not be getting full compensation from oil and gas development on federal land because of inadequate and incomplete management systems, according to a new review of government collection methods.
The report by the U.S. Government Accountability Office examines t....
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Report suggests government might be missing out
Little impact on current development in Alaska
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