HB 1220 Coalbed methane well operations; water supply replacement.
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Summary:
Coalbed methane operations; water supply replacement. Requires operators of coalbed methane wells to replace any water supply contaminated or partially or completely interrupted by an operation that is within 750 of a water well. The bill also requires surface owners to allow coalbed methane operators to sample water from such wells.

Full text:
01/26/98  House: Presented & ordered printed 980386460  pdf
02/11/98  House: Committee substitute printed 980406460-H1  pdf
03/09/98  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1220ER)  pdf
04/08/98  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0227)  pdf

Amendments:
Senate amendments
Senate amendments engrossed

Status:
01/26/98  House: Presented & ordered printed 980386460
01/26/98  House: Referred to Committee on Mining and Mineral Resources
02/11/98  House: Reported from M. & M. R. with sub. (16-Y 0-N)
02/11/98  House: Committee substitute printed 980406460-H1
02/12/98  House: Read first time
02/13/98  House: Passed by for the day
02/14/98  House: Read second time
02/14/98  House: Committee substitute agreed to 980406460-H1
02/14/98  House: Engrossed by House - com. sub. 980406460-H1
02/15/98  House: Read third time and passed House (Block Vote) (99-Y 0-N)
02/15/98  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N)
02/15/98  House: Communicated to Senate
02/16/98  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/16/98  Senate: Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/23/98  Senate: Reported from A. C. & N. R. w/amds. (15-Y 0-N)
02/24/98  Senate: Const. reading disp., passed by for the day (39-Y 0-N)
02/24/98  Senate: VOTE: CONST. RDG. DISPENSED R (39-Y 0-N)
02/25/98  Senate: Read third time
02/25/98  Senate: Reading of amendments waived
02/25/98  Senate: Committee amendments agreed to
02/25/98  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/25/98  Senate: Passed Senate with amendments (39-Y 0-N)
02/25/98  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE R (39-Y 0-N)
02/25/98  Senate: Rec. of Sen. passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/25/98  Senate: VOTE: RECONSIDER R (40-Y 0-N)
02/25/98  Senate: Passed Senate with amendments (40-Y 0-N)
02/25/98  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE R (40-Y 0-N)
02/26/98  House: Placed on Calendar
02/27/98  House: Senate amendments agreed to by House (99-Y 0-N)
02/27/98  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (99-Y 0-N)
03/09/98  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1220ER)
03/12/98  House: Enrolled
03/13/98  House: Signed by Speaker
03/14/98  Senate: Signed by President
04/02/98  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 227 (effective 7/1/98)
04/08/98  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0227)