[Coast Guard Payments from Oil Spill Liability Trust Fund]
B-255979: Oct 30, 1995
- Full Report:
The Coast Guard requested a decision on whether it could use the Oil Spill Liability Trust Fund to reimburse natural resources trustees for damage assessments. GAO held that the trustees may be reimbursed under subsection 1012(a)(2) of the Oil Pollution Act (OPA) within the limitations provided under section 6002 of OPA.