HB12-1277 - Local Control Oil Gas Regulation

Postponed Indefinitely
Concerning Strengthening Local Governments' Regulation Of Oil And Gas Operations, And, In Connection Therewith, Strengthening Local Governments' Zoning And Land Use Authority Over Oil And Gas Operations.

The bill clarifies that oil and gas operations are subject to local governments' authority, as well as the authority of the oil and gas conservation commission. The bill establishes that oil and gas operations are subject to the same local government control as is established for other mineral extractions.

House Committees

Latest update: February 20, 2012
02/20/2012 House Committee on Local Government Postpone Indefinitely
02/07/2012 Introduced In House - Assigned to Local Government