WEST VIRGINIA LEGISLATURE
2020 REGULAR SESSION
House Bill 4311
By Delegates Foster and Porterfield
[Introduced January 14, 2020; Referred
to the Committee on Energy then the Judiciary]
A BILL to amend and reenact §64-3-1 of the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended, relating to authorizing the Oil and Gas Conservation Commission to promulgate a legislative rule relating to rules of the commission.
Be it enacted by the Legislature of West Virginia:
ARTICLE 3. Authorization for Department of environmental protection to promulgate legislative rules.
§64-3-1. Oil and Gas Conservation Commission.
The legislative rule filed in the State Register on July 25, 2019, authorized under the authority of §22C-9-4 of this code, modified by the Oil and Gas Conservation Commission to meet the objections of the Legislative Rule-Making Review Committee and refiled in the State Register on January 3, 2020, relating to the Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (rules of the commission, 39 CSR 01), is authorized.
NOTE: The purpose of this bill is to authorize the Oil and Gas Conservation Commission to promulgate a legislative rule relating to rules of the commission.
This section is new; therefore, strike-throughs and underscoring have been omitted.