Kansas - HB2641 - 2018

Providing disposal limits for fluids produced from oil and gas operations to reduce induced seismic activity.

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Natural Gas Development

Added On: 03-06-2018
Updated On: 05-03-2018
Status: Failed
Primary Sponsor: Water and Environment

Actions (4)

  • 02-06-2018 - House Introduced
  • 02-06-2018 - House Referred to Committee on Water and Environment
  • 02-15-2018 - House Hearing: Thursday, February 15, 2018, 09:00 AM Room 582-N
  • 05-04-2018 - House Died in Committee

News (1)

Environmentalists Duel With Drillers Over Kansas Earthquake Legislation - KCUR
Published by kcur.org
Thu, 15 Feb 2018 23:35:01 GMT

On Thursday, that bill, HB2641, received a hearing before the House Water and Environment Committee. Kansas regulators told legislators that a statewide cap isn't necessary. They say the only injection wells linked directly to earthquakes are in Harper ...