Saturday, June 18, 2011

State Senators Named For Marcellus Legislative Study Group

Acting Senate President Jeff Kessler has named the five state Senate members to the special Marcellus legislative study group, which was named this week. The Senate members are:

Orphy Klempa, D-Ohio
Douglas Facemire, D-Braxton
Corey Palumbo, D-Kanawha
Herb Snyder, D-Jefferson
Karen Facemyer, R-Jackson

The House of Delegates will name five members.

Senator Kessler said he anticipates the committee working quickly to develop a consensus bill regarding Marcellus regulations and drilling fees.

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The Register-Herald

Wheeling Intelligencer/New Register