Unprotested Enforcement Actions - May 8, 2001

MASTER DEFAULT ORDER

May 8, 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 and 14 - Identification of Properties, Wells, and Tanks and Plugging Violations

01-0224852
(mt)

David Towns, Partner, Daryl Fuqua, Partner, T&F Operators, A Partnership (833858)

Freeman (06117) Lease, Well No. 1, Mag (Austin Chalk) Field, Gonzales County, Texas

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

 

Statewide Rule 8 - Water Protection

08-0227144
(mh)

Desert Wells Corporation (216552)

Reeves-State-44 (27314) Lease, Well No. 1, Balmorhea Ranch (Bone Springs) Field, Reeves County, Texas

Place in compliance and pay $6,000 penalty

7B-0226879
(mh)

Fairfield Energy Corp. (259632)

Harrell (26801) Lease, Irwin, N. (Miss.) Field, Throckmorton County, Texas

Place in compliance and pay $4,000 penalty

 

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

09-0225189
(mt)

Bud's Drilling Company Inc. (106333)

Cowan-McKinney -B- (19925) Lease, Well Nos. 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 14, 15, 16, 18, 19, 20 and 25, and the Aminex Corporation (18914) Lease, Well Nos. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 11, 12, 13, 14 and 15, Archer County Regular Field, Archer County, Texas

Plug well(s) and pay $45,000 penalty

 

Statewide Rules 13, 14 and 16 -Casing, Cementing, Drilling and Completion Requirements, Plugging Violations and Log and Completion Or Plugging Report

7C-0227106
(mh)

Llano Management Company, Inc. (504614)

Stevenson, Coke R., Jr. Lease, Well No. 13 (424642), Wildcat Field, and the Stevenson Lease, Well No. 6 (139174), Doreen (Penn.) Field, Kimble County, Texas

Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $5,500 penalty

 

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

09-0226864
(mh)

Richard Anzaldua d/b/a Spearco Oil, A Sole Proprietorship (808560)

Douglas, Mineral Trust (05796) Lease, Well Nos. 6, 7, 9, 11, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17 and 19, Wichita County Regular Field, Wichita County, Texas

Plug well(s) and pay $29,500 penalty

 

Statewide Rule 14 - Plugging Violations

01-0226313
(mt)

O.K. Stokes (823329)

Brown, Opal (10804) Lease, Well Nos. 1, 2 and 3, and the Clarkson (10800) Lease, Well Nos. 1, 2, 3 and 4, Somerset Field, Atascosa County, Texas

Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $7,000 penalty

10-0223907
(mt)

William John Plumley d/b/a Plumley Company (668426)

Cockrell, Ellis -D- (03769) Lease, Well Nos. 2, 3, 6, 7 and 10, Panhandle Hutchinson County Field, Hutchinson County, Texas

Plug well(s) and pay $10,000 penalty

04-0225760
(mt)

Pegasus Petroleum Corporation (650635)

London, C.E. (01597) Lease, Well Nos. 3 and 4, London Gin Field, London, C.E. (11237) Lease, Well No. 2, and the Brown (12638) Lease, Well No. 2, London Gin (4800) Field, Nueces County, Texas

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

03-0223408
(mh)

Roland Lee Dorough d/b/a Dorough, Lee Operations (224474)

Condra-Pressley (20565) Lease, Well No. 1, McCoy (Wilcox 9120-Quinn Sd.) Field, Liberty County, Texas

Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $3,000 less $1,000 already received

 

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 8, 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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