Unprotested Enforcement Actions - August 21, 2001

MASTER DEFAULT ORDER

August 21, 2001

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.

OPERATOR

LEASE, WELL, OR SITE

ORDER TERMS

 

Statewide Rules 3, 14 and 22 - Identification of Properties, Wells, and Tanks , Plugging Violations and Protection of Birds

10-0225865
(mt)

Coop Energy, Inc. (175105)

Hancock "A" Lease, Well Nos. 1 and 2, Farnsworth-Conner (Des Moines) Field, Ochiltree County, Texas

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

 

Statewide Rules 8 and 14 - Water Protection and Plugging Violations

03-0213846
(mt)

Sequoia Oil Company (767537)

J.C. Ecret (01594) Lease, Well Nos. 2 and 7, Ecret Lease, Well No. 3 (130747), Gillock Field, and The Schaper, Et Al Lease, Well No. 1 (114658), Dickinson (Frio 7,800) Field, Galveston County, Texas

Plug well(s) and pay $10,500 penalty

08-0226159
(sp)

Prairie Crude, Inc. (675755)

Cowden "Q" (32351) Lease, Well No. 1, Vem (Grayburg) Field, Ector County, Texas

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

 

Statewide Rule 14 - Plugging Violations

03-0225848
(mt)

Trinity River Operating Company (870333)

Patillo, W.L. (114790) Lease, Well No. 4, Turtle Bay (Rip Sand) Field, Chambers County; and the Hannah Heirs Lease, Well No. 1 (458310), Hull Field, Liberty County, Texas

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

03-0225563
(mt)

Trinity River Operating Company (870333)

Chambers SWDS (10274) Lease, Well No. 6D, Turtle Bay Field, and The Chambers C.J. Lease, Well No. 11 (113718), Turtle Bay (Rip Sand) Field, Chambers County, Texas

Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance the Chambers SWDS Lease and plug the Chambers C.J. Lease and pay $4,000 penalty

7C-0227361
(sp)

Candelero Oil & Gas Company (129009)

Rodger Dudley Lease, Well No. 1025 (102394), Dudley (Devonian) Field, Crockett County, Texas

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

7B-0227064
(mh)

Ransom Horne, Jr. (400500)

Woods (13670) Lease, Well Nos. 1 and 2, Eastland County Regular Field, Eastland County, Texas

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

 

Statewide Rules 14 and 16 - Plugging Violations and Log and Completion or Plugging Report

7B-0225841
(mt)

Cambridge Exploration Company (126777)

Ashby C A 1 Lease, Well No. 1 (271042), Possum Kingdom (Congl.) Field, Palo Pinto County, Texas

Plug well(s) and pay $4,000 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 21, 2001.

 

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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