Unprotested Enforcement Actions - July 24, 2001

MASTER DEFAULT ORDER

July 24, 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

8A-0225990
(mt)

Schachter, S.M. Inc. (750225)

Armes Lease, Well No. 1 (460235), Wildcat Field, Hockley County, Texas

Place in compliance and pay $2,500 penalty

 

Statewide Rules 8, 14, and 21 - Water Protection, Plugging Violations and Fire Prevention and Swabbing

03-0226019
(mt)

Gap Creek Corporation (293963)

Hines (18621) Lease, Well Nos. 1 and 2, Goose Creek Field, Harris County, Texas

Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $9,000 penalty

 

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

09-0225464
(mt)

John P. Schreiber, Jr. (756289)

Schroeder (17095) Lease, Well Nos. 1B and 2B, Clay County Regular Field, Clay County, Texas

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

09-0226316
(mh)

Sunburst Mining Corporation (829436)

O.L. Clark Est. (16414) Lease, Well Nos. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, and 11, Wichita County Regular Field, Wichita County, Texas

Pay $10,000 penalty

 

Statewide Rule 14 - Plugging Violations

01-0227105
(sp)

Source Petroleum, Inc. (802667)

Hathaway, T.C. (00858) Lease, Well No. 1, La Vernia Field, And Foerster, A.W.,/Fee/ (01857) Lease, Well Nos. 1, 2 & 3, Kaye (Navarro) Field, Wilson County, Texas

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

7C-0226898
(mt)

Mercedes Petroleum, LTD. (559813)

Krueger Unit (09424) Lease, Well No. 1, Urban (Miles) Field, Runnels County, Texas

Pay $2,000 penalty and Reimburse State Funds $675.00

08-0226841
(mh)

Thomas Exploration & Devel., Inc. (852128)

Ellwood -A- (32020) Lease, Well Nos. 1, 2 and 4, Elwood (Yates) Field, Mitchell County, Texas

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

7C-0227360
(mh)

Sandia Production Co., Inc. (747717)

Suburban Propane Gas Corp. (04649) Lease, Well Nos. 3 and 5, Refoil (Clear Fork 3056) Field, Crockett 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 July 24, 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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