Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement

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Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement
BSEE logo.jpg
Agency overview
Formed October 1, 2011 (2011-10-01)
Preceding Agency Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement
Headquarters Washington, D.C.
Employees N/A
Annual budget N/A
Agency executives Brian Salerno, Director
Margaret Schneider , Deputy Director
Parent agency Department of the Interior
Website www.bsee.gov

The Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) is an agency under the United States Department of the Interior, established by Secretarial Order.[1] The agency exercises the safety and environmental enforcement functions formerly under the Minerals Management Service, including the authority to inspect, investigate, summon witnesses and produce evidence, levy penalties, cancel or suspend activities, and oversee safety, response, and removal preparedness.[1]


  1. ^ a b Salazar, Ken (May 19, 2010), Secretarial Order Nº 3299 (PDF), retrieved May 21, 2010 

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