Pennsylvania Bill Setting Drilling Regulations Removed From Table

(June 8, 2016, 2:40 PM EDT) -- HARRISBURG, Pa. — The Pennsylvania Senate on June 8 removed from the table a measure that would direct the Environmental Quality Board (EQB) to promulgate proposed regulations relating to conventional oil and gas wells, opening the way for legislators to take action on the bill.

(SB 1011 available. Document #94-160614-012L.)

SB 1011

Senate Bill 1011, which authorizes the EQB to issue regulations relating to conventional and unconventional oil and gas wells under 58 Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes (PCS), calls for the board to differentiate between conventional and...
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