Texas - SB 567 - 2017

Relating to the imposition of administrative, civil, and criminal penalties for violating certain statutes under the jurisdiction of, rules or orders adopted by, or licenses, permits, or certificates issued by the Railroad Commission of Texas; increasing criminal penalties.

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Regulatory

Added On: 02-02-2017
Updated On: 06-06-2017
Status: Introduced
Primary Sponsor: Jose Rodriguez (Senate/Democratic)





Companion Bills (1)

Actions (4)

  • 01-20-2017 - Received by the Secretary of the Senate
  • 01-20-2017 - Filed
  • 02-08-2017 - Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
  • 02-08-2017 - Read first time

News (1)

Bills seek to bolster state's oil spill response - San Angelo Standard Times
Published by gosanangelo.com
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 01:04:53 GMT

SB 567 — The measure, authored by Rodriguez, would increase the maximum Railroad Commission fine not related to pipeline safety from $10,000 per day to $25,000 per day. For penalties related to pipelines, the maximum would ... The staff of the Texas ...