Unprotested Enforcement Actions - MARCH 21, 2000

MASTER DEFAULT ORDER

MARCH 21, 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 Rule 8 - Unpermitted Discharges

7B-0223040
(mfe)

Harwell Enterprises, Inc. (364798)

Holt A Lease, Well No. 2 (153605), Camille (Congl.) Field, Palo Pinto County, Texas

Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $2,500 penalty

Statewide Rules 3 and 14 - Identification of Properties, Wells, and Tanks, and Plugging Violations

03-0219456
(mfe)

Sharp Oil Corp. (770774)

Saft, Helen (10137) Lease, Well No. 1, Bonney, NW (7260 Marg.) Field, Brazoria County, Texas

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

7B-0223097
(mfe)

Travis Starr d/b/a Petro-Starr (660161)

Hines Lease, Well No. 1 (105985), Eaton (Strawn) Field, Eastland County, Texas

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

Statewide Rules 8 and 14 - Unpermitted Discharges and Plugging Violations

06-0221947
mfe

Frio Engineering, Inc. (286607)

Paul McKnight (12347) Lease, Well No.1R, Hawkins, NE (Subclarksville) Field, Wood County; and the Effie Hale (11093) Lease, Well No. 1, Good Springs (Pettit) Field, Rusk County, Texas

Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $6,500 penalty

03-0219775
(mt)

Earl Thomas Mackey d/b/a Summit Oil Co. (829215)

Robinson-Bashara (00440) Lease, Well Nos. 1, 2 and 3, Blue Ridge Field, Fort Bend County, Texas

Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $10,500 penalty

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

01-0223101
(mfe)

Wiegand Bros. Drlg, Co. (922420)

Pratt, R.T. -A- (03471) Lease, Well No. 1, Spiller Field, Caldwell County, Texas

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

Statewide Rule 14 - Plugging Violations

09-0221153
(mh)

Richard Anzaldua d/b/a Spearco Oil (808560)

Tidewater-Sunray (05705) Lease, Well Nos. 3, 5, 7, 14, 19, 20, 21, 25, 26 and 27, Wichita County Regular Field, Wichita County, Texas

Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $10,000 penalty

03-0222118
(mh)

Peridot Petroleum Company (653643)

Hankamer, E.C. (03594) Lease, Well No. 1, Sabine Tram Field, Newton County, Texas

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

7B-0221998
(mh)

American Cascade Energy, Inc. (017900)

Sullivan-Wickham (26394) Lease, Well No. 4, Raven Creek (Strawn) Field, the Wickham, J.W. (22585) Lease, Well No. 2212, and the Touchstone, Lila (26122) Lease, Well No. 3, Raven Creek (Canyon Sand) Field, Fisher County, Texas

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

06-0222034
(mh)

T.J. Oil and Gas, Inc. (833899)

Alford Enterprises Lease, Well Nos. 1C (016155) and 1T (038692), Henderson, South (Travis Peak) and Henderson, South (Petit) Fields, Rusk County, Texas

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

6E-0220165
(mh)

Axtel Energy, Inc. (039461)

League -A- (07672) Lease, Well Nos. 2 and 4, East Texas Field, Gregg County, Texas

Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $7,000 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 March 21, 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

ATTEST:

 

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SECRETARY

 

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