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Addressees injection wells 
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Long Title To amend sections 317.08, 1509.02, 1509.021, 1509.22, 1509.222, 1509.223, 1509.33, and 1509.99, to enact sections 1509.023, 1509.228, 1509.229, and 5301.091, and to repeal section 1509.227 of the Revised Code to require recording and notification of assignments of leases for real property for the placing of an injection well, to revise the procedures and requirements governing the application for and issuance of a permit for a well to inject brine and other waste substances from oil and gas operations, to establish an additional fee on the injection of those substances, to require a person conducting brine or other waste substances operations prior to January 1, 2014, to obtain a permit or order to do so, to establish requirements governing ground water monitoring related to that injection, and to make other revisions in the Oil and Gas Law.


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House Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Primary Sponsors

Sean O'Brien
John Patterson


Michael J. O'Brien
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