Monthly Archives: January 2018

24 01, 2018

The Oil Spill Liability Trust Fund (OSLTF)

2018-01-24T19:24:48+00:00January 24th, 2018|News & Articles|

History of the Fund In August 1990, when President George H. W. Bush signed the Oil Pollution Act (OPA) into law and authorized use of the Oil Spill Liability Trust Fund (OSLTF), the Fund was already four years old. Congress created the Fund in 1986, but did not pass legislation to authorize the use of the money [...]