Tex. Nat. Resources Code Section 89.041
Determining Proper Plugging

If it comes to the attention of the commission that a well that has been abandoned or is not being operated is causing or is likely to cause pollution of fresh water above or below the ground or if gas or oil is escaping from the well, the commission may determine at a hearing, after due notice, whether or not the well was properly plugged as provided in Section 89.011 (Duty of Operator) or Section 89.012 (Duty of Nonoperator) of this code.
Acts 1977, 65th Leg., p. 2553, ch. 871, art. I, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1977. Amended by Acts 1983, 68th Leg., p. 5256, ch. 967, Sec. 5, eff. Sept. 1, 1983; Acts 1983, 68th Leg., p. 5407, ch. 1002, Sec. 2, eff. Aug. 29, 1983.

Source: Section 89.041 — Determining Proper Plugging, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/NR/htm/NR.­89.­htm#89.­041 (accessed Apr. 20, 2024).

Apr. 20, 2024

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