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s_agr_2017a_2017-04-27t13:31:08z1 Hearing Summary

Date: 04/27/2017

Location: SCR 357

Final

Confirmation of Oil And Gas Conservation Commission



SENATE COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE, NATURAL RESOURCES, & ENERGY


Votes: View--> Action Taken:
Refer the appointment of Kent Jolley and Kent Joll PASS







01:37 PM -- Confirmation of Oil And Gas Conservation Commission



Matt Lepore, Executive Director of the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission discussed the role of the commission and introduced the Governor's appointment to the commission.



01:38 PM



Ashley Lowe Ager of Durango, appointed for a term expiring July 1, 2020 -- and to serve as a member with formal training or substantial experience in soil conservation or reclamation, west of the Continental Divide and as a Democrat, discussed her experience and interest in serving on the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (Attachment B).



170427 AttachB.pdf170427 AttachB.pdf



01:40 PM



Kent Jolley of Glenwood Springs, appointed for a term expiring July 1, 2020 -- and to serve as a member actively engaged in agricultural production, as a royalty owner, west of the Continental Divide and as a Republican, appointed -- discussed his experience and interest in serving on the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (Attachment B).



01:41 PM



The appointees responded to questions from the committee about forced pooling, set back for wells located near schools, and other issues.


BILL: Conf 17-Oil And Gas Conservation Commission
TIME: 01:53:28 PM
MOVED: Baumgardner
MOTION: Refer the appointment of Kent Jolley and Kent Jolley to the Oil And Gas Conservation Commission to the full Senate with a favorable recommendation and a recommendation that it be placed on the consent calendar. The motion passed on a vote of 11-0.
SECONDED:
VOTE
Cooke
Yes
Coram
Yes
Donovan
Yes
Fenberg
Yes
Fields
Yes
Garcia
Yes
Jones
Yes
Marble
Yes
Scott
Yes
Baumgardner
Yes
Sonnenberg
Yes
Final YES: 11 NO: 0 EXC: 0 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: PASS












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