From Perkinds Coie: Comment Period Opens on New Fracking Regulations and Scope of Statewide EIR

 

Comment Periods Open on New Fracking Regulations and Scope of Statewide EIR

 

In the face of mounting public pressure to address the potential perils of hydraulic fracturing, California has embarked upon a multi-faceted program to strengthen its oil and gas regulations, perform comprehensive environmental studies, and increase public disclosure. On November 15, 2013, the Department of Conservation published two notices seeking comments on steps it is taking to implement recently enacted legislation

Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to Adopt Well Stimulation Treatment Regulations.
     
Notice of Preparation of an Environmental Impact Report. 

 

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