Oklahoma - SB 285 - 2017

Relating to the Corporation Commission; amending 17 O.S. 2011, Sections 500, 501, 502, 503, 504, 506, 507 and 508, which relate to short title, purpose, definitions, jurisdiction, utilization and application of brine rights, the Commission's findings, delineation of unit area and provisions; amending short title; clarifying certain Legislative findings; defining terms; modifying definitions; conforming language; updating references to act to Oklahoma Brine and Produced Water Development Act; modifying certain findings required by Commission; applying certain orders of the Commission to oil or gas wells; providing for certain exceptions; instructing Commission to authorize unit areas to be a certain size; specifying certain types of units as brine development units; specifying required terms of certain utilization plans; modifying terms required for certain utilization plans to become effective; specifying certain owners as brine owners of record; and declaring an emergency.

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Natural Gas Development

Added On: 03-25-2017
Updated On: 06-24-2017
Status: Passed Both Chambers
Primary Sponsors: Charles A. McCall (House/Republican), Mike Schulz (Senate/Republican)





Actions (20)

  • 02-06-2017 - Authored by Senator Schulz
  • 02-06-2017 - First Reading
  • 02-07-2017 - Second Reading referred to Energy
  • 03-02-2017 - Emergency clause stricken
  • 03-02-2017 - Title stricken
  • 03-02-2017 - Reported Do Pass as amended Energy committee; CR filed
  • 03-14-2017 - Coauthored by Representative McCall (principal House author)
  • 03-22-2017 - Referred for engrossment
  • 03-22-2017 - Measure passed: Ayes: 42 Nays: 0
  • 03-22-2017 - General Order, Considered
  • 03-23-2017 - Engrossed to House
  • 03-23-2017 - First Reading
  • 03-28-2017 - Second Reading referred to Energy and Natural Resources
  • 04-13-2017 - CR; Do Pass, as amended, Energy and Natural Resources Committee
  • 04-13-2017 - Enacting clause stricken
  • 04-26-2017 - Third Reading, Measure passed: Ayes: 93 Nays: 1
  • 04-26-2017 - Referred for engrossment
  • 04-26-2017 - General Order
  • 04-27-2017 - HAs read
  • 04-27-2017 - Engrossed, signed, to Senate

Votes (2)

DateMotion (click for details)ChamberCommitteeYes
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No
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Other
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Passed
03-22-2017THIRD READINGSenate4205yes
04-26-2017THIRD READINGHouse9314yes

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