Unprotested Enforcement Actions - September 20, 2001

MASTER DEFAULT ORDER

September 20, 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 8 and 14 - Water Protection and Plugging Violations

04-0227786
(sp)

API Operating Co. (028656)

Kowalski, Inez W Unit (09949) Lease, Well No. 2, Kingsville (Oakville) Field, the Kowalski, Inez W. Unit (10170) Lease, Well No. 1, Kingsville (3100 Seg H) Field, and the Haunschild (10429) Lease, Well No. 2, Kingsville (Kingsville) Field, Kleberg County, Texas

Plug well(s) or otherwise place the (09949) Lease in compliance and plug (10170) and the (10429) Leases and pay $7,500 penalty

08-0227099
(sp)

Austex Petroleum Corp. (037095)

Price -8- Lease, Well No. 3 (075758), Crossett, S. (Detrital) Field, Pecos County, Texas

Plug well(s) and pay $6,000 penalty

 

Statewide Rules 8, 9 and 14 - Water Protection, Disposal Wells and Plugging Violations

09-0219153
(mt)

Terry Lynn Harrington d/b/a Tem Co. Oil (841415)

Morton (25275) Lease, Well No. 1, Archer County Regular Field, Archer County, Texas

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

 

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

01-0228336
(sp)

Glen Turner, A Sole Proprietorship (873462)

Fielder, W.M. Et Al (01044) Lease, Well Nos. 1A, 4 and 6, and the Huff, Charles (01045) Lease, Well Nos. 1A, 2A, 3A and 4A, Luling-Branyon Field, Caldwell County, Texas

Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $20,000 penalty

 

Statewide Rule 14 - Plugging Violations

04-0227687
(sp)

API Operating Co. (028656)

Henry, P.O. Heirs (05116) Lease, Well No. 1, Kingsville (2900 Seg A) Field, the Henry, P.O. Heirs (08123) Lease, Well No. 2, Kingsville (2700) Field, and the Henry, P.O. Heirs (05287) Lease, Well No. 3, Kingsville (2900 Seg A, Lower) Field, Kleberg County, Texas

Plug well(s) and pay $6,000 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 September 20, 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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