SB 906 Coalbed methane wells; pooling orders; coal owner consent.
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Summary:
Coalbed methane wells; pooling orders; coal operator consent. Requires that pooling orders authorizing the drilling and operation of coalbed methane wells include authorization for coal seam stimulation. The Virginia Gas and Oil Board may provide the necessary consent in such pooling orders for the stimulation when the operator of the coal bed to be affected cannot be found.

Full text:
01/23/95  Senate: Presented & ordered printed LD6792757  pdf
02/01/95  Senate: Printed as engrossed LD6792757-E  pdf
02/24/95  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB906ER)  pdf
03/21/95  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0269)  pdf

Amendments:
Senate amendments

Status:
01/23/95  Senate: Presented & ordered printed LD6792757
01/23/95  Senate: Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
01/30/95  Senate: Reported from A. C. & N. R. w/amds. (15-Y 0-N)
01/31/95  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
01/31/95  Senate: VOTE: CONST. READING DISPENSED (39-Y 0-N)
02/01/95  Senate: Read second time
02/01/95  Senate: Reading of amendments waived
02/01/95  Senate: Committee amendments agreed to
02/01/95  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/01/95  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/01/95  Senate: VOTE: CONST. READING DISPENSED (40-Y 0-N)
02/01/95  Senate: Passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)
02/01/95  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE (38-Y 0-N)
02/01/95  Senate: Rec. of passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/01/95  Senate: VOTE: RECONSIDER (40-Y 0-N)
02/01/95  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/01/95  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE (40-Y 0-N)
02/01/95  Senate: Communicated to House
02/01/95  Senate: Printed as engrossed LD6792757-E
02/02/95  House: Placed on Calendar
02/03/95  House: Read first time
02/03/95  House: Referred to Committee on Mining and Mineral Resources
02/15/95  House: Reported from M. & M. R. (15-Y 0-N)
02/16/95  House: Read second time
02/17/95  House: Read third time
02/17/95  House: Passed House (Block Vote) (99-Y 0-N)
02/17/95  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N)
02/24/95  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB906ER)
02/28/95  Senate: Enrolled
03/01/95  Senate: Signed by President
03/02/95  House: Signed by Speaker
03/20/95  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 269 (effective 7/1/95)
03/21/95  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0269)