Declaration of purpose.
Hearings and meetings of department.
Employment of personnel.
Conduct of hearings—Evidence.
Failure of witness to attend or testify—Contempt.
Attorney for department.
State oil and gas supervisor—Deputy supervisors—Employment of personnel.
Duty and powers of department—In general.
Rules, regulations, and orders—Time and place of hearing—Notices.
Hearing upon petition—Time for action.
Records—Copies as evidence—Copies to be furnished.
Drilling permit required—Notice.
Environmental impact statement required when drilling affects surface waters of the state—Drilling may be denied, when.
Carbon black and carbon products—Permit required.
Investigations—Powers and duties.
Development units authorized for known pools.
Development units to be prescribed for pool after discovery—Temporary development units.
Development units—Size and shape.
Development units—Location of well.
Development units—Order must cover entire pool—Modifications.
Development units—Pooling of interests.
Pooling order—Allocation of production.
Pooled interests in well in development unit—Allocation of costs—Rights of owners.
Pooling agreement, offer to pool, pooling order—Fairness to nonconsenting, unleased owners.
Operations on development unit deemed operations on each tract—Production allocated to tract deemed produced from each tract—Shut-in well considered on each tract—Lease on part of tract excluded from unit.
Dissolution of pooling order—Interests covered by terminated lease—Modification or termination of pooling order—Extension of dissolution of pooling order.
"Wildcat" or "exploratory" well data confidential.
Limitation of production to "oil allowable"—Proration.
Determining market demand—No undue discrimination in proration of "allowable."
Limitation of production to "gas allowable"—Proration.
Limitation of gas production from one pool.
Proration of allowable production in pool—Publication of orders—Emergency orders.
Compliance with limitation or proration required.
Unit operation of separately owned tracts.
Unit operation of pools.
Ratable purchase of oil from owners or operators of pool required.
Ratable purchase of gas from owners or operators of pool required.
Participation of public lands in unit plan.
Unit plan not deemed monopolistic.
Suspension of operations for violation—Notice—Order—Hearing—Stay of order.
Illegal oil, gas, or product—Sale, purchase, etc., prohibited—Seizure and sale—Deposit of proceeds.
Objections to order—Hearing required—Modification of order.
Appeal from order or decision—Rights of department.
Violations—Injunctions by private party.
Construction—1951 c 146.
Severability—1951 c 146.