North Dakota - 1347 - 2017

To amend and reenact section 38-08-04.5 of the North Dakota Century Code, relating to the abandoned oil and gas well plugging and site reclamation fund; to provide an appropriation; and to provide a report to the legislative management.

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Natural Gas Development

Added On: 02-15-2017
Updated On: 08-21-2017
Status: Enacted
Primary Sponsors: Kelly Armstrong (Republican), Brad Bekkedahl (Republican), Jessica Unruh (Republican), Shawn Vedaa (Republican)





Actions (16)

  • 01-16-2017 - Introduced, first reading, referred Appropriations Committee
  • 01-26-2017 - Committee Hearing 02:30
  • 02-07-2017 - Reported back amended, do pass, amendment placed on calendar 18 1 2
  • 02-08-2017 - Amendment adopted, placed on calendar
  • 02-14-2017 - Laid over one legislative day
  • 02-15-2017 - Second reading, passed, yeas 86 nays 4
  • 02-17-2017 - Received from House
  • 02-17-2017 - Introduced, first reading, referred Appropriations Committee
  • 03-21-2017 - Committee Hearing 10:00
  • 03-31-2017 - Reported back, do pass, place on calendar 14 0 0
  • 04-03-2017 - Returned to House
  • 04-03-2017 - Second reading, passed, yeas 47 nays 0
  • 04-04-2017 - Signed by President
  • 04-05-2017 - Signed by Speaker
  • 04-10-2017 - Sent to Governor
  • 04-12-2017 - Signed by Governor 04/11

Votes (2)

DateMotion (click for details)ChamberCommitteeYes
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Passed
02-15-2017House400yes
04-03-2017Senate000yes

Sponsors (11)

News (2)

Legislative session includes 12 or more bills that would reshape oil sector - Williston Daily Herald
Published by willistonherald.com
Fri, 07 Apr 2017 05:12:11 GMT

Proponents of the bill said it would help the state target resources where they are needed most, and will put the state's requirements more in line with what is required by other states. Since North Dakota's reporting requirement has been lower than ...

Salt of the earth: State will continue efforts to reclaim legacy brine ponds, improve gathering - Williston Daily Herald
Published by willistonherald.com
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 05:18:30 GMT

North Dakota will continue efforts to reclaim its legacy brine ponds and continue studies aimed at improving the safety of its gathering lines, all of which are aimed at eliminating existing salted lands and preventing new ones from appearing. ... two ...