Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Governor Tomblin Reportedly Looking To Call Marcellus Special Session

A Wheeling newspaper is reporting that Governor Tomblin is expressing hope that he may set a special session next week to take up legislation on Marcellus regulations. The newspaper says the Governor wants to take up the matter outside of the 60-day regular session of the West Virginia Legislature. The regular session starts January 11, 2012.

"The issue of getting (Marcellus Shale) rules on the book is too important to get lost with other topics during the regular session, and to be placed on the back burner," Tomblin said. "It's important to West Virginia."

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