H.B. No. 0056
Sponsored By: Joint Judiciary Interim Committee
AN ACT relating to mines and minerals; prohibiting carbon sequestration activities in areas with recoverable hydrocarbons; and providing for an effective date.
12/23/2008 Bill Number Assigned
1/13/2009 H Received for Introduction
1/13/2009 H Introduced and Referred to H01
1/15/2009 H01 Recommended Amend and Do Pass
Ayes: Representative(s) Bagby, Barbuto, Cannady, Gingery, Mercer, Patton, Quarberg and Throne
Nays: Representative(s) Peasley
Ayes 8 Nays 1 Excused 0 Absent 0 Conflicts 0
1/15/2009 H Placed on General File
Page 1-line 3 After ";" insert "providing for implementation by the oil and gas conservation commission;".
Page 1-line 7 After "W.S." insert "30-5-104 by creating a new subsection (e) and".
Page 1-line 8 Delete "is" insert "are".
Page 1-after line 9 Insert:
"30-5-104. Oil and gas conservation commission; powers and duties; investigations; rules and regulations.
(e) The commission shall adopt rules and regulations and take other appropriate action to effectuate the purposes of W.S. 35-11-313(n).".
Page 1-line 12 Delete "recoverable".
Page 1-line 13 Delete "in paying quantities" insert "which could reasonably be expected to be produced at a profit". GINGERY, CHAIRMAN
1/16/2009 H Passed CoW
1/19/2009 H Laid Back Pursuant to HR 9-3C
Page 2-line 1 Delete "severed". THRONE
1/20/2009 H Passed 2nd Reading
1/21/2009 H Laid Back Pursuant to HR 9-3C
1/22/2009 H Failed 3rd Reading
Nays: Representative(s) Anderson, R., Bagby, Barbuto, Berger, Blake, Bonner, Brechtel, Brown, Buchanan, Byrd, Cannady, Carson, Childers, Cohee, Connolly, Craft, Davison, Diercks, Edmonds, Esquibel, K., Gilmore, Gingery, Goggles, Hales, Hallinan, Hammons, Harshman, Harvey, Illoway, Jaggi, Landon, Lockhart, Lubnau, Madden, McKim, McOmie, Mercer, Meyer, Miller, Millin, Moniz, Patton, Peasley, Pedersen, Petersen, Philp, Quarberg, Roscoe, Semlek, Shepperson, Simpson, Steward, Stubson, Teeters, Thompson, Throne, Wallis, Zwonitzer, Dn. and Zwonitzer, Dv.
Excused: Representative(s) Jorgensen
Ayes 0 Nays 59 Excused 1 Absent 0 Conflicts 0