Top Tomblin Administration officials and legislative leaders do not expect lamwakers to revisit the recently enacted horizontal drilling law or other Marcellus-related issues when they come to Charleston on January 11 to start the 2012 regular legislative session. Legislators recently enacted the comprehensive new law following months of meetings.
Marcellus may not be a hot topic in 2012 session
Associated Press, January 6, 2012
Lawmakers unlikely to revisit Marcellus shale in 2012
The State Journal, January 5, 2012