Unprotested Enforcement Actions - May 22, 2001

MASTER DEFAULT ORDER

May 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 Rules 3, 13, and 14 - Identification of Properties, Casing, Cementing, Drilling and Completion Requirements and Plugging Violations

04-0225844
(mh)

Lucros International Corporation (512231)

Z. Campos (02845) Lease, Well Nos. 2, 8w, 16, 30, 37, 44, 48, 50 and 53, Seven Sisters Field, Duval County, Texas

Plug well(s) and pay $27,000 penalty

 

Statewide Rule 8 - Water Protection

03-0226321
(mt)

Sullivan, M.A. Corporation (828532)

Mason (07110) Lease, Humble Field, Harris County, Texas

Pay $7,000 penalty

 

Statewide Rules 8 and 14 - Water Protection and Plugging Violations

03-0226343
(sp)

Terry Enterprises, Inc. (844063)

Belle Wisdom (05756) Lease, Well No. 1, the I. S. Wisdom -D- (05098) Lease, Well Nos. 4 and 5, and the May W. Wallace (05853) Lease, Well No. 2, Damon Mound Field, Brazoria County, Texas

Plug or otherwise place in compliance Well No. 1 on the Belle Wisdom (05756) Lease, plug all other well(s) and pay $10,000 penalty

 

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

10-0226876
(sp)

Ganchos Inc. (293519)

Gulf-Pan-Cline-Fee (00795) Lease, Well Nos. 2, 4, 5, 7 and 8, Panhandle Hutchinson County Field, Hutchinson County, Texas

Plug well(s) and pay $15,500 penalty

7C-0220167
(sp)

Empire Oil & Gas Services, Inc. (251441)

Canning-Alexander (13878) Lease, Well No. 2, Eden (Marble Falls) Field, Concho County, Texas

Pay $7,500 penalty and Reimburse State Funds in the amount of $6,905.00

 

Statewide Rule 14 - Plugging Violations

06-0223625
(mt)

Arnold Anderson, Sole Proprietor (020845)

Wells, Artie Lease, Well No. 1(169239), Shiloh (Travis Peak) Field, Rusk County, Texas

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

7B-0226718
(mt)

Young, Clint Inc. (948426)

Holub, Cyrus (24164) Lease, Well No. 3, Johnson Gap (Marble Falls) Field, Palo Pinto County, Texas

Place in compliance and pay $2,000 penalty

01-0227117
(sp)

Sammy Louis Hardaway d/b/a Doublecheck Operating (224997)

Noah, T.R. (06821) Lease, Well No. 2, Good Luck (San Miguel) Field, and the Noah, T.R. (04237) Lease, Well No. 1, Big Wells (San Miguel) Field, Dimmit County, Texas

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

08-0227096
(sp)

Venture Equipment, Inc. (884539)

Nutt -35- (27500) Lease, Well No. 1, Spraberry (Trend Area) Field, Glasscock County, Texas

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

7B-225512
(mt)

William E. Devine, Sole Proprietor, Concho Products (170179)

Sam S. Powers (12204) Lease, Well No. 1, Eastland County Regular Field, Eastland County, Texas

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

6E-0225461
(sp)

Regent Industries, Inc. (698778)

Evers (06095) Lease, Well Nos. 4 and 5, and the Fenn, Mollie (07143) Lease, Well No. 6, East Texas Field, Gregg County, Texas

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 May 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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