Law Library of Congress - Global Legal Monitor: Global Legal Monitor: Environmental protection; Natural resources http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?home The Global Legal Monitor is an online publication from the Law Library of Congress covering legal news and developments worldwide. It is updated frequently and draws on information from the Global Legal Information Network, official national legal publications, and reliable press sources. You can search previous news by searching the archive. en-us Global Legal Monitor: United States: Pacific Marine Reserve Expanded http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205404191_text Boundaries; Environmental protection; Natural resources - President Barack Obama has issued a proclamation creating the largest marine reserve in the world, expanding an existing reserve over scattered areas in the south-central Pacific Ocean. The September 25, 2014, proclamation expands the territory of... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Fri, 07 Nov 2014 12:00:00 EST http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205404191_text Global Legal Monitor: Brazil: National Contingency Plan for Oil Pollution Incidents http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403740_text Environmental protection; Natural resources - President Barack Obama has issued a proclamation creating the largest marine reserve in the world, expanding an existing reserve over scattered areas in the south-central Pacific Ocean. The September 25, 2014, proclamation expands the territory of On October 22, 2013, Brazil enacted Decree No. 8,127 (Decreto No. 8.127, de 22 de Outubro de 2013, PLANATO.GOV.BR), which launches a National Contingency Plan for oil pollution incidents in waters under national jurisdiction (Plano... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Wed, 30 Oct 2013 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403740_text