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451-1994-III-3-2-615 - PART 615 SUPERVISOR OF WELLS (324.61501...324.61527)
Section 324.61501 ‑ Definitions.
Section 324.61502 ‑ Construction of part.
Section 324.61503 ‑ Supervisor of wells; assistants; commission as appeal board; hearing; compensation and expenses; office.
Section 324.61503a ‑ Gas lease; duties of lessee; monthly revenue statements and payments; initiation; deferment.
Section 324.61503b ‑ Postproduction costs.
Section 324.61503c ‑ Violation of MCL 324.61503a or MCL 324.61503b; penalty; injunction or damages; separate offenses; recovery of postproduction costs and attorney fees; notice.
Section 324.61504 ‑ Waste prohibited.
Section 324.61505 ‑ Supervisor of wells; jurisdiction; authority; enforcement of part.
Section 324.61505a ‑ Drilling permit for well beneath lake bottomlands for exploration or production of oil or gas; condition.
Section 324.61506 ‑ Supervisor of wells; powers and duties generally.
Section 324.61506a ‑ Notice of violation.
Section 324.61506b ‑ Conditions prohibiting issuance of permit or authorization to drill oil or gas well; waiver; exception.
Section 324.61506c ‑ Toll-free telephone number; maintenance; use.
Section 324.61507 ‑ Prevention of waste; procedure; hearing; rules; orders.
Section 324.61508 ‑ Rules of order or procedure in hearings or other proceedings; entering in book; copy of rule or order as evidence; availability of writings to public.
Section 324.61509 ‑ Hearings; subpoena; witnesses and production of books; incriminating testimony.
Section 324.61510 ‑ Failure to comply with subpoena; refusal to testify; attachment; contempt; fees and mileage of witnesses.
Section 324.61511 ‑ False swearing as perjury; penalty.
Section 324.61512 ‑ Allocation or distribution of allowable production in well, field, or pool; basis.
Section 324.61513 ‑ Proration or distribution of allowable production among wells; basis; drilling unit; unnecessary wells; pooling of properties; location of well; exceptions; minimum allowable production; allowable production pursuant to rules or orders.
Section 324.61513a ‑ Pooling of properties not required.
Section 324.61514 ‑ Certificates of clearance or tenders; issuance.
Section 324.61515 ‑ Handling or disposition of illegal oil or gas; penalty.
Section 324.61516 ‑ Rule or order; public hearings required; emergency rules or orders without public hearing; requirements for public hearings held pertaining to pooling of properties.
Section 324.61517 ‑ Actions against department or commission; jurisdiction of Ingham county circuit court; injunction or restraining order; actions pertaining to pooling of properties.
Section 324.61518 ‑ Enforcement of part and rules; representation by attorney general; complaint; proceedings; powers of supervisor; exception.
Section 324.61519 ‑ Failure of owner or operator to obtain permit or to construct, operate, maintain, case, plug, or repair well; notice of determination; liability; claims.
Section 324.61520 ‑ Abandoning well without properly plugging; violation of part or rule; penalty; liability of owner; “owner” and “operator” defined.
Section 324.61521 ‑ Unlawful acts; penalties.
Section 324.61522 ‑ Violations of part, rule, or order; penalties.
Section 324.61523 ‑ Confiscation of illegal oil or gas, oil or gas products, conveyances, and containers; notice; seizure; sale; intervention.
Section 324.61524 ‑ Fee for monitoring, surveillance, enforcement, and administration of part.
Section 324.61525 ‑ Permit to drill well; application; bond; posting; fee; issuance; disposition of fees; availability of information pertaining to applications; information provided to city, village, or township.
Section 324.61525a ‑ Annual well regulatory fee; report.
Section 324.61525b ‑ Oil and gas regulatory fund; creation; disposition of money or other assets; lapse; expenditures; annual report.
Section 324.61526 ‑ Part cumulative; conflicting provisions repealed; exception.
Section 324.61527 ‑ Applicability of part.

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