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§ 720.
Definitions
In this chapter:
(1)
Alaska natural gas

The term “Alaska natural gas” means natural gas derived from the area of the State of Alaska lying north of 64 degrees north latitude.

(2)
Alaska natural gas transportation project
The term “Alaska natural gas transportation project” means any natural gas pipeline system that carries Alaska natural gas to the border between Alaska and Canada (including related facilities subject to the jurisdiction of the Commission) that is authorized under—
(A)
the Alaska Natural Gas Transportation Act of 1976 (15 U.S.C. 719 et seq.); or
(3)
Alaska natural gas transportation system

The term “Alaska natural gas transportation system” means the Alaska natural gas transportation project authorized under the Alaska Natural Gas Transportation Act of 1976 (15 U.S.C. 719 et seq.) and designated and described in section 2 of the President’s decision.

(4)
Commission

The term “Commission” means the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.

(5)
Federal Coordinator

The term “Federal Coordinator” means the head of the Office of the Federal Coordinator for Alaska Natural Gas Transportation Projects established by section 720d(a) of this title.

(6)
President’s decision
The term “President’s decision” means the decision and report to Congress on the Alaska natural gas transportation system—
(A)
issued by the President on September 22, 1977, in accordance with section 7 of the Alaska Natural Gas Transportation Act of 1976 (15 U.S.C. 719e); and
(B)
approved by Public Law 95–158 (15 U.S.C. 719f note; 91 Stat. 1268).
(7)
Secretary

The term “Secretary” means the Secretary of Energy.

(8)
State

The term “State” means the State of Alaska.

(Pub. L. 108–324, div. C, § 102, Oct. 13, 2004, 118 Stat. 1255.)
cite as: 15 USC 720