Pennsylvania - SB 138 - 2017

Amending the act of July 20, 1979 (P.L.183, No.60), known as the Oil and Gas Lease Act, further providing for definitions, for payment information to interest owners, for accumulation of proceeds from production and for conflicts and providing for joint ventures and for inspection of records.

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Natural Gas Development

Added On: 02-09-2017
Updated On: 05-22-2017
Status: Passed One Chamber
Primary Sponsor: Gene Yaw (Senate/Republican)





Actions (6)

  • 01-19-2017 - PN 0092 Referred to ENVIRONMENTAL RESOURCES AND ENERGY
  • 01-24-2017 - First consideration
  • 01-24-2017 - Reported as committed
  • 01-25-2017 - Second consideration
  • 01-30-2017 - Third consideration and final passage
  • 02-02-2017 - Referred to ENVIRONMENTAL RESOURCES AND ENERGY

Votes (2)

DateMotion (click for details)ChamberCommitteeYes
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Passed
01-24-2017Committee vote (ENVIRONMENTAL RESOURCES AND ENERGY): Reported as CommittedSenate1101yes
01-30-2017FINAL PASSAGESenate4802yes

Sponsors (15)

News (1)

Pa. considers gas royalty legislation - Farm and Dairy
Published by farmanddairy.com
Wed, 15 Mar 2017 12:00:12 GMT

Senate Bill 139, which relates to S.B. 138, prohibits gas companies from retaliating against royalty interest owners who question the accuracy of the royalty payments. This retaliation bill seeks to end a lease holder's ... but is not reflective of S.B ...