Unprotested Enforcement Actions - DECEMBER 3, 2002

MASTER DEFAULT ORDER

DECEMBER 3, 2002

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.OPERATORLEASE, WELL, OR SITEORDER TERMS

Statewide Rules 3 and 14 - Identification of Properties, Wells, and Tanks and Plugging Violations

02-0229181
(sp)

Pawelek, Ron, Partner, Pawelek, David, Partner, and A&A Production Co., A Partnership (000157)

Stanley Unit (07485) Lease, Well No. 1, Patton (Austin Chalk) Field, Wilson County, Texas

Plug well(s) and pay $2,750 penalty less $500 already received

03-0230552
(mt)

D&P Operating & Prod. Corp. (196802)

E.A. "A" Sweet Lease, Well No. 4 (142125), Rattlesnake Mound (5260) Field, and the E.A. "A" Sweet Lease, Rattlesnake Mount (5200) Field, Brazoria County, Texas

Assess $4,500 penalty

03-0230553
(mt)

D&P Operating & Prod. Corp. (196802)

E.A. Sweet Lease, Well No. 3 (148820), and the I.P. Farms -N- Lease, Well No. 1 (141298), Rattlesnake Mound (5350) Field, Brazoria County, Texas

Assess $4,250 penalty

7B-0231266
(mt)

J.S. Taylor, Inc. (837764)

J.F. Herring Lease, Well No. 3 (132140), Mineral Well, N. (Congl., Lo.) Field, Palo Pinto County, Texas

Plug well(s) and pay $2,750 penalty

Statewide Rules 3, 8 and 14 - Identification of Properties, Wells, and Tanks, Water Protection and Plugging Violations

09-0231613
(mt)

Sage Oil & Gas, Inc. (743218)

Ancell, George Lease, Well No. 1 (481187), Wilbarger County Regular Field, Wilbarger County, Texas

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

Statewide Rules 3, 9 and 14 - Identification of Properties, Wells and Tanks, Disposal Wells and Plugging Violations

10-0230749
(sp)

Gordon Dwayne Brown d/b/a Jiro (432953)

Frass, H. (02643) Lease, Well Nos. 4 and 6, Frass, West (Tonkawa) Field, and the Frass, H. Jr., -A- NCT-A (02876) Lease, Well No. 2, Frass (Tonkawa) Field, Lipscomb County, Texas

Plug well(s) and pay $8,500 penalty

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

10-0230750
(sp)

Gordon Dwayne Brown d/b/a Jiro (432953)

Frass, H. Jr., -A- (02688) Lease, Well Nos. 3, 4 and 5, Frass, West (Tonkawa) Field, and the Montgomery (02938) Lease, Well No. 1, Frass (Tonkawa) Field, Lipscomb County, Texas

Plug well(s) and pay $9,250 penalty

Statewide Rules 3, 14 and 98 - Identification of Properties, Wells, and Tanks, Plugging Violations and Standards for Management of Hazardous Oil and Gas Waste

03-0230359
(mt)

Keystone Exploration, Inc. (458760)

Branch (18199) Lease, Well No. 1, Giddings (Austin Chalk) Field, Lee County, Texas

Plug well(s) and pay $4,500 penalty

Statewide Rules 8 and 14 - Water Protection and Plugging Violations

7C-0230057
(sp)

Van Leman Burrage d/b/a B&M Oil Field Services (040780)

Frey, Clifford (08753) Lease, Well No. 1, Beddo, East (Serratt) Field, the Pape, Walter H. Jr., (10796) Lease, Well No. 1, Pape Brothers Dog Bend Field, and the Pape, Walter H. Jr., (12104) Lease, Well No. 4, Savior (Fry, Lower) Field, Runnels County, Texas

Plug well(s) and place in compliance and pay $9,500 penalty

Statewide Rules 8, 14 and 16 - Water Protection, Plugging Violations and Log and Completion or Plugging Report

03-0225802
(sp)

Houston Operating, Inc. (404440)

Shilk, J.B. Lease, Well No. 1(478520), Wildcat Field, Colorado County, Texas

Pay $3,500 penalty

Statewide Rules 13, 14 and 17 - Casing, Cementing, Drilling and Completion Requirements, Plugging Violations and Pressure on Bradenhead

03-0229949
(mt)

Peters Petroleum Corporation (658364)

Julie C. Lease, Well No. 4, Brookshire Field, Waller County, Texas

Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $3,500 penalty

Statewide Rule 14 - Plugging Violation

7B-0230998
(sp)

Santa Anna, Partners, LP (748111)

M.H. Stephens Lease, Well Nos. 26 (071571) and 28 (071572), Brown Co. Regular (Marble Falls) Field, Brown County, Texas

Place in compliance and pay $2,000 penalty

7B-0230999
(sp)

Santa Anna, Partners, LP (748111)

M.H. Stephens Lease, Well Nos. 32 (161051), 30 (161052) and 29 (161053), Brown County Regular Field, Brown County, Texas

Place in compliance and pay $3,000 penalty

7B-0231633
(sp)

Proco Operating, Co., Inc. (679595)

Youngblood, M. Lease, Well No. 1 (115337), Soda Springs (Strawn) Field, Parker County, Texas

Plug well(s) or otherwise place in compliance and pay $2,000 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 December 3, 2002.

 

RAILROAD COMMISSION OF TEXAS

 

 

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CHAIRMAN
MICHAEL L. WILLIAMS

 

 

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COMMISSIONER
CHARLES R. MATTHEWS

ATTEST:

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SECRETARY

 

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