Friday, February 18, 2011

House Judiciary Committee Develops New Version of Horizontal Drilling, Pooling Bill

The House Judiciary Committee has prepared a new draft (Com. Sub. For HB 2878) of its version of a natural gas regulatory program and statutory pooling bill. The new draft of the bill, click to read, is expected to be considered by a subcommittee starting next week. Lewis Glasser and its GR affiliate, LGCR Government Solutions, continue to monitor the 2011 legislative proceedings, which now are past the half-way point.

Articles:
Marcellus gas legislation ready for review
Associated, Press, Feb. 20, 2011
Forced pooling imperils shale bill
Charleston Daily Mail, Feb. 18, 2011