Unprotested Enforcement Actions - JULY 11, 2000

MASTER DEFAULT ORDER

JULY 11, 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 3, 8 and 14 - Identification of Properties, Unpermitted Discharges and Plugging Violations

7B-0223496 (mfk)

Excel Energy, Inc. 256879)

Bar -H- Bar Ranch -B- (18123) Lease, Well No. 2, Trinity (Duffer) Field, Eastland County, Texas

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

Statewide Rules 8 and 14 - Unpermitted Discharges and Plugging Violations

08-0223301 (mfk)

Gonzalo, Arroyo, Sole Proprietor, Arroyo Oil Co. (033626)

Olix (24230) Lease, Well No. 1, Thunderbird (Devonian) Field, Pecos County, Texas

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

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

08-0223479 (mfk)

Pegco Operators, A Partnership (650750)

Jenkins, B.F. (03269) Lease, Well No. 2, Keystone (Colby) Field, Winkler County, Texas

Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $4,500 penalty

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

01-0223725 (mfk)

Encino Operating Company, Inc. (251704)

Crawford (12882) Lease, Well No. 1, Pearsall (Austin Chalk) Field, La Salle County, Texas

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

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

09-0222777 (mfk)

John Fulfer d/b/a DS Oil (229341)

Kempner -L- (26972) Lease, Well No. 1, Wichita County Regular Field, Wichita County, Texas

Plug well(s) and pay $2,000 penalty

Statewide Rule 14 - Plugging Violations

7C-0220249 (mfk)

Catoilan Corporation (140090)

Upton -K- Fee (054329) Lease, Well No. 2, Texel (Pennsylvania) Field, Upton County, Texas

Pay $3,000 penalty

01-0223206 (mfk)

Legacy Exploration, Inc. (495544)

West, George W. (07121) Lease, Well No. 1, Pearsall (Austin Chalk) Field, Zavala County, Texas

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

01-0223200 (mfk)

Dunn, Debra G. , Sole Proprietor (234520)

Olenick, Claude W. (07265) Lease, Well No. 1, Floresville, S. (Austin Chalk) Field, Wilson County, Texas

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

7B-0222310 (mfk)

Young, Clint Inc. (948426)

Nowak, Joseph (14491) Lease, Well Nos. 1 and 2, and the Nowak, Joseph Al Lease, Well No. 3 (075736), Strawn, N. (Bend Congl.) Field, Palo Pinto, Texas

Place in compliance and pay $5,000 penalty

7B-0222952 (mfk)

JMS Production Inc. (433131)

Holt (19454) Lease, Well Nos. 1A, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 15 and 16, Lake Kirby Field, Taylor County, Texas

Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $12,000 penalty

7B-0224170 (mfk)

Hunter Oil & Gas Co. (418938)

Day Diaz (15544) Lease, Well Nos. 1A, 2A and 3A, McGough Springs (Cisco 1200) Field, Eastland County, Texas

Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $4,000 penalty

03-0224327 (mfk)

Good Ol' Boys Oil Company (314438)

Gulf-McLean, Marrs (06654) Lease, Well Nos. 4, 8 and 9, the Baldwin, J.C. Estate (09583) Lease, Well Nos. 2 and 3, and the Lane-C- (11113) Lease, Well Nos. 1, 2 and 3, Liberty, South Field, Liberty County, Texas

Plug well(s) 8 and 9, and plug or otherwise place in compliance the remaining subject wells and pay a $17,000 penalty

01-0215118 (mfk)

Harley E. Barnes d/b/a De Bar Well Service (208550)

Simpson, Sam P. Et Al Lease, Well No. 52-1 (017024), Wildcat Field, Maverick County, Texas

Pay $3,000 penalty

03-0218417 (mfk)

Comet Oil & Gas, Inc. (169600)

Hardy, Rufus (17137) Lease, Well Nos. 1, 2A, 3 and 5, Raccoon Bend (Sparta) Field, Austin County, Texas

Plug Well No. 2A, place in compliance Well Nos. 1, 3 and 5 and pay $14,000 penalty

01-0223822

(mfk)

Lone Star Operating Company (507246)

Bennett (13190) Lease, Well No. 2, and the Bennett Bros. (12873) Lease, Well No. 1, Pearsall (Austin Chalk) Field, Frio County, Texas

Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $4,000 penalty

01-0223823 (mfk)

Lone Star Operating Company (507246)

Johnson (13209) Lease, Well No. 1, and the Vogel (13080) Lease, Well No. 1, Pearsall (Austin Chalk) Field, Frio County, Texas

Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $4,000 penalty

01-0223628 (mfk)

J.H.W., Inc. (427607)

Gray, Floyd (05297) Lease, Well No. 1, Salt Flat Field, Caldwell County, Texas

Plug well(s) and pay $1,500 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 July 11, 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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SECRETARY

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