Halliburton (pronounced /ˈhælɨbɜrtən/; NYSE: HAL) is the world's second largest oilfield services corporation with operations in more than 70 countries. It has hundreds of subsidiaries, affiliates, branches, brands and divisions worldwide and employs over 50,000 people.
Campaign Finance$3,729,140 Given
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Lobbying on Behalf of Halliburton Co
Names of Lobbyists
Firm Hired Amount Halliburton Co $6,140,000 MW Kellogg Ltd $0
Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
- Energy & Nuclear Power,
- Environment & Superfund,
- Labor, Antitrust & Workplace,
- Foreign Relations,
- Consumer Product Safety
Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
Bill No. Title H.R.872 Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act of 2011 H.R.618 Rare Earths and Critical Materials Revitalization Act of 2011 H.R.2454 American Clean Energy And Security Act of 2009 H.R.6 Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 S.931 Arbitration Fairness Act of 2009 H.R.1 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011 H.R.1084 Fracturing Responsibility and Awareness of Chemicals Act of 2011 S.587 FRAC Act H.R.2892 Homeland Security and and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
RegulationsMentioned in 95 dockets; Submitted to 3 dockets
All data is based on documents downloaded from Regulations.gov. The first table shows mentions: all documents that include the name of the company anywhere in the document or document metadata. The second table shows submissions: all documents where the submitter metadata included the company name. Each table shows the top 10 dockets, ranked by number of occurrences.
Matches are based on a search for the company name. Variations in the company name, such as acronyms, nicknames or alternate names may cause documents to be missed. The mention of a company name in a document may be incidental and does not necessarily indicate that the company has any relevance to the document. Company names that are common English words may erroneously match with text that is not referring to the company.
Not all agencies submit public comments to Regulations.gov. For a list of participating and non-participating agencies see here. Agencies that do submit to Regulations.gov have varying levels of accuracy and completeness.
Regulations and public comments can be downloaded in bulk here.
The tables show occurrences of "Halliburton Co" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.
Documents Submitted by the Organization
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Mentions in Document Text
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- Toggle 6 EPA AVAILABILITY OF REPORT TO CONGRESS ON CRUDE OIL, NATURAL GAS AND GEOTHERMAL ENERGY, EXPLORATION, DEVELOPMENT AND PRODUCTION WASTE; ANNOUNCEMENT OF PUBLIC HEARINGS 1988
- Toggle 5 SEC Comments on Proposed Rules for Implementing the Whistleblower Provisions of Section 21F of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 2010
- Toggle 3 EPA General Solicitation for Data Related to Hydraulic Fracturing 2010
- Toggle 3 PHMSA Halliburton Company - Petition for Rulemaking 1993
- Toggle 3 EPA TX031 Texas Revisions to 30 TAC Chapters 39, 101, and 116, RE: Rules for Qualified Facilities (Ch 39, G-65, 6-40, 6-48, 6-54, 6-58, 6-60). 2005
- Toggle 2 PTO Revision of the Materiality to Patentability Standard for the Duty to Disclose Information in Patent Applications 2011
- Toggle 2 EPA Action to Ensure Authority of State and Local Air Permit Programs to Regulate All Pollutants Elsewhere Subject to Regulation Under the Clean Air Act 2010
- Toggle 2 SEC Comments on Proposed Rule: Proxy Disclosure and Solicitation Enhancements 2009
- Toggle 2 BLM Oil and Gas; Hydraulic Fracturing on Federal and Indian Lands 2013
- Toggle 2 EPA TX110 Texas Revisions to 30 TAC Chapter 116, RE: Best Available Control Texhnology (BACT) in Prevention of Significant Deterioration (PSD) Permitting, Texas Rule Project No. 2010-005-116-PR, submitted to EPA July 16, 2010 (TX-298, 6-77) 2010
Contractor Misconduct41 Instances
This information is collected by the Project On Government Oversight from press releases, court documents, news reports and other public records. It is not meant to be an exhaustive account of all instances of federal contractor misconduct.
More information on each instance, including primary source documents, is available on POGO's site by clicking on the instance description. More information on POGO's methodology is available here.
|Misconduct Type||Hired By||Incident||Year||Disposition||Penalty|
|Ethics||International||Bribery to Win International Government Contracts||2009||Settlement||$559,000,000|
|Non-governmental Contract Fraud||Non-Governmental||Barracuda & Caratinga Leasing v. KBR (Defective Bolts)||2011||Judgment Against Defendant||$200,000,000|
|Intellectual Property||Non-Governmental||BJ Services v. Halliburton (Patent Infringement)||2002||Judgment Against Defendant||$101,100,000|
|Environment||None||Hazardous Waste Dumping||2007||Judgment Against Defendant||$54,000,000|
|Ethics||International||Nigeria LNG Contracts Bribery (Nigeria Prosecution)||2010||Settlement||$35,000,000|
|Intellectual Property||None||ReedHycalog Patent Litigation||2008||Settlement||$30,000,000|
|Securities||None||SEC v. Halliburton (Accounting Practices)||2004||Settlement||$7,500,000|
|Ethics||None||Nigeria LNG Contracts Bribery (UK Prosecution)||2011||Settlement||$6,246,716|
|Import/Export||None||Unauthorized Exports and Reexports||1995||Fine||$2,610,000|
|Import/Export||None||Criminal Unauthorized Exports and Reexports||1995||Pleaded Guilty||$1,200,000|
EPA Violations4 Enforcement Actions
Figures are based on data from the Environmental Protection Agency’s ECHO website. The ECHO database contains federal and state environmental enforcement actions. Data displayed here includes only those actions that began after 2000 and resulted in fines of over $1 million.
Actions where the company was the sole defendant are listed first. Actions where the company is one of multiple defendants are listed subsequently.
For more information see our EPA methodology page.
|Waste Disposal Inc.||Halliburton Energy Services, Inc. (+16 others)||2003||Santa Fe Springs, ...||$9,080,000|
|Casmalia Resources - Tier Ii De Minimis Aoc||Halliburton Energy Services (+23 others)||2003||Casmalia, Ca||$8,168,000|
|Operating Industries Inc.(Aka Ameron International), Ninth Partial Consent Decree||Halliburton Energy Services, Inc. (+12 others)||2010||Monterey Park, Ca||$3,868,902|
|Pcb Treatment, Inc.||Dresser Industries (+381 others)||2004||Kansas City, Ks; ...||$1,916,377|
Advisory Committees2 people on 2 committees
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The table shows only the top 10 agencies. To search and download raw records from the complete dataset see the FACA data section.
Table shows employees of "Halliburton Co" that sat on federal advisory committees.
- Toggle Department of State 2 people on 2 committees