NOTICE OF HEARING BEFORE THE BOARD OF OIL, GAS AND MINING DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES STATE OF UTAH
NOTICE OF HEARING
BEFORE THE BOARD OF OIL, GAS AND MINING
DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES
STATE OF UTAH
THE STATE OF UTAH TO ALL PERSONS INTERESTED IN THE FOLLOWING MATTER:
DOCKET NO. 2014-009 CAUSE NO. 280-03 - In the Matter of the Request
for Agency Action of WHITING OIL AND GAS CORPORATION for an Order
Authorizing the Venting or Flaring of Gas from the Wellington Flats
15-11-18E Well Located in Section 18, Township 15 South, Range 11
East, S.L.M., in the Wellington Flats Area of Carbon County, Utah.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Oil, Gas and Mining
("Board"), State of Utah, will conduct a hearing on WEDNESDAY,
FEBRUARY 26, 2014, at 9:00 AM, or as soon thereafter as possible, in
the auditorium of the Department of Natural Resources, 1594 West North
Temple, Salt Lake City, Utah.
THE HEARING WILL BE CONDUCTED as a formal administrative adjudication
in accordance with the rules of the Board as set forth in Utah
Administrative Code R641 et seq. and as provided for in Utah Code Ann.
Â§ 40-6-1 et seq., Utah Code Ann. Â§ 40-8-1 et seq., and Utah Code
Ann. Â§ 63G-4-101 through 601.
THE PURPOSE OF THE PROCEEDING will be for the Board to receive
testimony and evidence regarding a Request for Agency Action that the
Board enter an Order:
1. Authorizing Whiting to flare or vent produced gas from the
Wellington Flats 15-11-18E Well in amounts greater than authorized by
R649-3-20.1.1 for a six month period; and
2. Providing for such other and further relief as may be just and
equitable under the circumstances.
Objections to the Request for Agency Action must be filed with the
Secretary of the Board at the address listed below no later than the
10th day of the month, or two weeks before the scheduled hearing,
whichever is earlier. A party must file a timely written objection or
other response in order to participate as a party at the Board
hearing. Failure to participate can result in a default judgment.
Natural persons may appear and represent themselves before the Board.
All other representation by parties before the Board will be by
attorneys licensed to practice law in the State of Utah, or attorneys
licensed to practice law in another jurisdiction which meet the rules
ofÂ the Utah State Bar for practicing law before the Utah Courts.
Persons interested in this matter may participate pursuant to the
procedural rules of the Board. The Request for Agency Action, and any
subsequent pleadings, may be inspected at the office of the
Pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act, persons requiring
auxiliary communicative aids and services to enable them to
participate in this hearing should call Julie Ann Carter at (801)
538-5277, at least three working days prior to the hearing date.
DATED this 29th day of January, 2014.
STATE OF UTAH
BOARD OF OIL, GAS AND MINING
Ruland J. Gill, Jr., Chairman
/s/ Julie Ann Carter
1594 West North Temple, Suite 1210
Salt Lake City, Utah 84116
Published in the Sun Advocate February 4, 2014.
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