Unprotested Enforcement Actions - AUGUST 8, 2000

MASTER DEFAULT ORDER

AUGUST 8, 2000

At a conference held at its offices in Austin, the Commission finds that after statutory notice, the following enforcement proceedings were heard by the examiners, and that the Respondents failed to appear. The Final Orders prepared for the following dockets are incorporated by reference into this order, and by approval of this Master Order, the Commission approves the referenced Final Orders and adopts the findings of fact and conclusions of law contained therein.

DOCKET No.OPERATORLEASE, WELL, OR SITEORDER TERMS

Statewide Rules 8 and 14 - Unpermitted Discharges and Plugging Violations

6E-0223730
(mfk)

Regent Industries, Inc. (698778)

Burton, H.C. (07329) Lease, Well No. 1, East Texas Field, Rusk County, Texas

Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $5,500 penalty

6E-0222895
(mfk)

Desana Development Corporation (216536)

Stone Heirs (08175) Lease, Well Nos. 6, 7 and 8, East Texas Field, Gregg County, Texas

Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $8,500 penalty

Statewide Rules 8, 13 and 14 - Unpermitted Disposals, Casing, Cementing, Drilling and Completion Requirements and Plugging Violations

01-0221770
(mt)

World Energy Corporation (942177)

Cox (13506) Lease, Well No. 2, Pearsall (Austin Chalk) Field, Frio County, Texas

Plug well(s) and pay $8,500 penalty

Statewide Rules 8 and 46 - Unpermitted Disposals and Fluid Injection into Productive Reservoirs

7B-0220695
(mt)

Glen Wyatt, A Sole Proprietorship (945324)

Gillespie (15656) Lease, Well No. 7, Haskell County Regular Field, Haskell County, Texas

Place in compliance and pay $7,500 penalty

Statewide Rules 3 and 14 - Identification of Properties and Plugging Violations

03-0223721
mfk)

Mercedes Miller, Sole Proprietor, Ace Productions (003539)

Kirby - Gant #1- K Holmes (21465) Lease, Well No. 1 -K, Wildcat Field, Tyler County, Texas

Plug well(s) and pay $4,000 penalty

01-0221561
mfk)

Sierra Petroleum Co. (780205)

Williams-Buttles (13138) Lease, Well No. 1H, Pearsall (Austin Chalk) Field, Frio County, Texas

Plug well(s) and place lease in compliance and pay $3,000 penalty

Statewide Rule 14 - Plugging Violations

03-0222894
(mh)

Dal-Long Oil Company (197422)

Hodges Estate Lease, Well No. 1 (103655), Wharton, East (Frio 4568) Field, Wharton County, Texas

Plug well(s) and pay $3,000 penalty

05-0221945
mfk)

Roger Bennett, Sole Proprietor, Bennett Drilling (065296)

Sloan, Christine B. (01623) Lease, Well Nos. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 9 and 12, Corsicana (Shallow) Field, Navarro County, Texas

Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $8,000 penalty

05-0221948
mfk)

Roger Bennett, Sole Proprietor, HGD (383321)

McElroy, E. (02506) Lease, Well Nos. 3, 5, 6, 8 and 10, Johnson, Bennie Unit (02522) Lease, Well No. 1, and the Ford Unit (02529) Lease, Well No. 1, Corsicana (Shallow) Field, Navarro County, Texas

Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $7,000 penalty

09-0223902
mfk)

L.C.B. Resources, Inc. (479570)

Williams, T.D. -D- (20141) Lease, Well Nos. 1 and 2, Woodkirk (Strawn) Field, Jack County, Texas

Plug well(s) and pay $4,000 penalty

7C-0222352
(mt)

Catoilan Corporation (140090)

Upton -K- Fee Lease, Well No. 1U (054328), Texel (Pennsylvanian) Field, and the Upton -K- Fee (04053) Lease, Well No. 1L, Texel (Devonian) Field, Upton County, Texas

Pay $4,000 penalty

03-0223100
(mt)

J.D. Vickery, A Sole Proprietorship (885170)

Gulf-Conley (17949) Lease, Well No. 2, Liberty, South Field, Liberty County, Texas

Plug well(s) and pay $4,000 penalty

01-0223727
(mt)

Janco Operating (429778)

Stubblefield (12457) Lease, Well 1 (350018), Wildcat Field, Maverick County, Texas

Plug well(s) and pay $3,000 penalty

08-0223817
(mt)

Clayton Petroleum Corporation (159364)

Worsham Lease, Well No. 1019U (057945), Worsham, North (Devonian) Field, and the Worsham Lease, Well No. 1019L (057946), Worsham, North (Fusselman) Field, Reeves County, Texas

Plug well(s) and pay $4,000 penalty

Statewide Rules 14 and 46 - Plugging Violations and Fluid Injection into Productive Reservoirs

05-0218070
mfk)

Roger Bennett d/b/a HGD (383321)

Ward, Sophronia (01461) Lease, Well Nos. 1, 2, 3 and 4, Honest Ridge Field, Limestone County, Texas

Plug well(s) and pay $13,000 penalty

IT IS ORDERED that each referenced Final Order shall become effective when this Order is signed and that a copy of this Order shall be affixed to each Final Order.

Done in Austin, Texas on August 8, 2000.

 

RAILROAD COMMISSION OF TEXAS

 

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CHAIRMAN
MICHAEL L. WILLIAMS

 

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COMMISSIONER
CHARLES R. MATTHEWS

 

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COMMISSIONER
TONY GARZA

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