Unprotested Enforcement Actions - February 22, 2001

MASTER DEFAULT ORDER

February 22, 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 Rule 8 - Water Protection

7B-0213688
(mt)

Western Reserves Corporation (912209)

Williams Unit Lease, Well No. 1 (154013), Dillion (Strawn) Field, Parker County, Texas

Place in compliance and pay $17,000 penalty

 

Statewide Rules 8 and 14 - Water Protection and Plugging Violations

01-0225772
(mh)

Lemon, Richard G., a Sole Proprietorship (496332)

Newsom -A- (04819) Lease, Well Nos. 1, 2, and 3, and the Newsom "C" Lease, Well No. 1, Pearsall (Austin Chalk) Field, Frio County, Texas

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

03-0225605
(mfk)

Moore Petroleum Service, Incorporated (581513)

Sheridan (Tank Battery) Lease, Well No. 2 (117122), Chapman (Wilcox 9890) Field, Waller County, Texas

Place in compliance and pay $6,000 penalty and Reimburse State Funds $2,225.00

 

Statewide Rules 8, 13 and 14 - Water Protection, Casing, Cementing, Drilling and Completion Requirements and Plugging Violations

09-0216141
(mt)

Longhorn Oil Properties, Inc. (508200)

Jones, T.C. -B-S- (03690) Lease, Well Nos. 3, 4W, 6W, 8W, 9W, 11, 12, 13W, 15, 18W, 19W, C1, C2 and C4, Ellis (Gunsight) Field, Jack County, Texas

Plug well(s) and pay $45,500 penalty and Reimburse State Funds in the amount of $4,162.25

 

Statewide Rule 14 - Plugging Violations

01-0222463
(mh)

Coral Resources, Inc. (177920)

Swize, Charles J. Et Al Unit (09011) Lease, Well No. 1, Floresville S. (Austin Chalk) Field, Wilson County, Texas

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

08-0224558
(mh)

Southwest-Operating, A Partnership (806530)

Tahoe-Johnson (27420) Lease, Well No. 1, Johnson Field, Ector County, Texas

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

04-0223819
(mh)

D&R Production, Inc. (196874)

Mew, Ben G. (03899) Lease, Well No. 7-C, Johns (Hockley) Field, and the Mew, Ben G. (04516) Lease, Well Nos. 7-T and 8, Johns (Hockley, Upper) Field, Duval County, Texas

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

03-0225783
(mh)

Chouteau Enterprises, Inc. (150696)

Susie (18326) Lease, Well Nos. 1 and 2H, Giddings (Austin Chalk-3) Field, Fayette County, Texas

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

04-0225771
(mt)

Rodolfo Tijerina (860153)

O.G. Kirkpatrick Net-1 Lease, Well No. 19 (073902), and the Kirkpatrick Lease, Well No. 20 (056973), Tal Vez, South (Mirando) Field, Webb County, Texas

Plug well(s) and pay $4,000

03-0225466
(mfk)

Wood Energy Corporation (936792)

Jones, Kedco (17521) Lease, Well No. 1, Goose Creek Field, Harris County, Texas

Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $2,000 penalty

7B-0225797
(mh)

Fossus Company (278851)

Schreiner (22577) Lease, Well No. 1, and the Schreiner Lease, Well No. 2 (097756), Shoaf-Mergner (Duffer-Lime) Field, Eastland 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 February 22, 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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