Oklahoma - SB285 - 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: 08-21-2017
Status: Introduced
Primary Sponsor: Mike Schulz (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 - Reported Do Pass as amended Energy committee; CR filed
  • 03-02-2017 - Title stricken
  • 03-02-2017 - Emergency clause stricken
  • 03-14-2017 - Coauthored by Representative McCall (principal House author)
  • 03-22-2017 - General Order, Considered
  • 03-22-2017 - Measure passed: Ayes: 42 Nays: 0
  • 03-22-2017 - Referred for engrossment
  • 03-23-2017 - First Reading
  • 03-23-2017 - Engrossed to House
  • 03-28-2017 - Second Reading referred to Energy and Natural Resources
  • 04-13-2017 - Enacting clause stricken
  • 04-13-2017 - CR; Do Pass, as amended, Energy and Natural Resources Committee
  • 04-26-2017 - General Order
  • 04-26-2017 - Third Reading, Measure passed: Ayes: 93 Nays: 1
  • 04-26-2017 - Referred for engrossment
  • 04-27-2017 - HAs read
  • 04-27-2017 - Engrossed, signed, to Senate

Votes (3)

DateMotion (click for details)ChamberCommitteeYes
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No
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Other
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Passed
03-22-2017Senate000yes
04-13-2017House000yes
04-26-2017House100yes

Sponsors (2)