Texas - SB1258 - 2021

Relating to the duty of a lessee or other agent in control of certain state land to drill an offset well, pay compensatory royalty, or otherwise protect the land from drainage of oil or gas by a horizontal drainhole well located on certain land.

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Natural Gas Development

Added On: 08-15-2021
Updated On: 06-07-2021
Status: Enacted
Primary Sponsors: Brian Birdwell (Republican), Craig Goldman (Republican)





Companion Bills (1)

Actions (51)

  • 03-09-2021 - Received by the Secretary of the Senate
  • 03-09-2021 - Filed
  • 03-18-2021 - Read first time
  • 03-18-2021 - Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
  • 04-08-2021 - Scheduled for public hearing on . . .
  • 04-08-2021 - Considered in public hearing
  • 04-08-2021 - Testimony taken in committee
  • 04-08-2021 - Left pending in committee
  • 04-22-2021 - Considered in public hearing
  • 04-26-2021 - Reported favorably as substituted
  • 04-26-2021 - Recommended for local & uncontested calendar
  • 04-26-2021 - Committee report printed and distributed
  • 04-28-2021 - Placed on intent calendar
  • 05-03-2021 - Rules suspended-Regular order of business
  • 05-03-2021 - Read 2nd time
  • 05-03-2021 - Amendment(s) offered FA1 Birdwell
  • 05-03-2021 - Amended
  • 05-03-2021 - Vote recorded in Journal
  • 05-03-2021 - Passed to engrossment as amended
  • 05-03-2021 - Vote recorded in Journal
  • 05-03-2021 - Three day rule suspended
  • 05-03-2021 - Record vote
  • 05-03-2021 - Read 3rd time
  • 05-03-2021 - Passed
  • 05-03-2021 - Record vote
  • 05-03-2021 - Reported engrossed
  • 05-04-2021 - Received from the Senate
  • 05-05-2021 - Read first time
  • 05-05-2021 - Referred to Energy Resources
  • 05-17-2021 - Scheduled for public hearing on . . .
  • 05-17-2021 - Considered in public hearing
  • 05-17-2021 - Testimony taken/registration(s) recorded in committee
  • 05-17-2021 - Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
  • 05-18-2021 - Comte report filed with Committee Coordinator
  • 05-18-2021 - Committee report distributed
  • 05-19-2021 - Committee report sent to Calendars
  • 05-20-2021 - Considered in Calendars
  • 05-23-2021 - Placed on General State Calendar
  • 05-23-2021 - Read 2nd time
  • 05-23-2021 - Passed to 3rd reading
  • 05-24-2021 - Read 3rd time
  • 05-24-2021 - Passed
  • 05-24-2021 - Record vote RV#1396
  • 05-24-2021 - Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
  • 05-24-2021 - House passage reported
  • 05-24-2021 - Reported enrolled
  • 05-26-2021 - Signed in the Senate
  • 05-26-2021 - Signed in the House
  • 05-26-2021 - Sent to the Governor
  • 06-07-2021 - Signed by the Governor
  • 06-07-2021 - Effective on 9/1/21

Votes (3)

DateMotion (click for details)ChamberCommitteeYes
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No
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Other
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Passed
05-03-2021Three day rule suspendedSenate3100yes
05-03-2021Read 3rd timeSenate3100yes
05-24-2021Read 3rd time RV#1396House14055yes