California - SB248 - 2015

Oil and gas: well history.

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Natural Gas Development

Added On: 02-21-2015
Updated On: 08-22-2017
Status: Introduced
Primary Sponsor: Mike Morrell (Republican)





Actions (6)

  • 02-07-2017 - Introduced. To Com. on RLS. for assignment. To print.
  • 02-08-2017 - From printer. May be acted upon on or after March 10.
  • 02-08-2017 - Read first time.
  • 02-16-2017 - Referred to Com. on GOV. & F.
  • 03-21-2017 - Set for hearing May 10.
  • 05-09-2017 - May 10 set for first hearing canceled at the request of author.

News (2)

Senate Passes Pavley's Well Injection Bill - SCVNEWS.com
Published by scvnews.com
Thu, 04 Jun 2015 22:53:42 GMT

SB 248 is urgently needed. Officials of the state's troubled Division of Oil, Gas and Geothermal Resources testified at recent hearings of the Senate Natural Resources and Water Committee that they'd improperly permitted 2,500 oil and gas wells. The revelation raised serious questions about the ... to not report some of its oil and gas-drilling activities. The bill is backed by the Assn. of California Water Agencies, the California League of Conservation Voters, community organizations and environmental advocates.

Sen. Pavley Authors Bill For More Well, Drilling Transparency - KHTS Radio
Published by hometownstation.com
Mon, 23 Feb 2015 22:16:19 GMT

“SB 248 sends a clear signal that California intends to closely monitor all oil and gas well activity, which will be completely transparent to the public,” Pavley said. “Regulatory accountability is essential and will help us make sure the safety of the state's ...