Unprotested Enforcement Actions - MAY 23, 2000

MASTER DEFAULT ORDER

MAY 23, 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 and 14 - Identification of Properties, Wells, and Tanks, and Plugging Violation

02-0223411
(mh)

Quest Research & Development Corp. d/b/a Quest Research & Dev. Corp. (684630)

Zengerle, W.O. Lease, Well No. 2 (129728), Arneckeville (Frio 2700) Field, DeWitt County, Texas

Plug well(s) and pay $6,000 penalty

01-0223596
(mh)

Richard G. Lemon (496332)

Beever (067708) Lease, Well No. 2, Pearsall (Austin Chalk) Field, Frio County, Texas

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

 

Statewide Rules 8 and 14 - Unpermitted Discharges and Plugging Violations

8A-0222091
(mfk)

Jimmie J. Key, Sole Proprietor, Key, J.J. (458655)

Smith, C.J. (61516) Lease, Well Nos. 1W and 2, Varel (Glorieta) Field, the Shannon, M.A. (61010) Lease, Well Nos. 1, 3, 4 and 4B, Revilo (Glorieta) Field, and the Joyce, Et Al (62900) Lease, Well No. 3, Tonto (Canyon Sand) Field, Scurry County, Texas

Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $18,500 penalty and Reimburse State Funds $415.50

8A-0221507
(mfk)

AP&E Co., Inc. (027000)

Neal, Bobby (62370) Lease, Well Nos. 1 and 2, Levelland Field, Hockley County, Texas

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

 

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

7B-0222891
(mfe)

C. & R. Oil, A Partnership, and William Hounshell and Raymond Hounshell, Partners Individually (120767)

Isenhower (15377) Lease, Well Nos. 1 and 2, Callahan County Regular Field, Callahan County, Texas

Plug well(s) and pay $2,500 penalty

8A-0222673
(mfe)

Jimmie J. Key, Sole Proprietor, Key, J.J.(458655)

Jones (63718) Lease, Well Nos. 2, 4, and 5, Varel, North (San Andres) Field, the Jones (63378) Lease, Well Nos. 1, 1D, and 3, Varel (Glorieta) Field, and the Key (62737) Lease, Well Nos. 1, 2, 3, 4 and 7, Revilo (Glorieta) Field, Scurry County, Texas

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

 

Statewide Rule 14 - Plugging Violation

08-0222554
(mfk)

Graystone Exploration Corp. (328346)

Petro State (35536) Lease, Well No. 1, Geraldine (Ford) Field, Culberson County, Texas

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

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

04-0222900
(mh)

Navajo Exploration, Inc. (601061)

Perez Gas Unit Lease, Well No. 1 (097998), Alta Mesa, East (Encantada) Field, Brooks County, Texas

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

02-0208323
(mh)

Duncan McCalla d/b/a Anico Six Sixty Six (025514)

Williams Unit (00481) Lease, Well No. 1, Francitas, North Field, Jackson County, Texas

Plug well(s) and pay $8,000 penalty

03-0223099
(mfk)

Texas Southern Resources, Inc. (848014)

James, A.M. Lease, Well No. 1 (103263), Iola (Sub-Clarksville) Field, and the McWhorter, G.S. (18603) Lease, Well No. 1, Iola (Georgetown) Field, Grimes County, Texas

Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $6,000 penalty

10-0220211
(mh)

Alibates Operators, Inc. d/b/a Alibates Operators (012467)

Norka (05992) Lease, Well 1MX, 1NK, 2NK, 3NK, 4MX, and 4NK, Panhandle Moore County Field, Moore County, Texas

Plug well(s) and pay $12,000 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 May 23, 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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