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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:

 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Oil, Gas and Mining
("Board"), State of Utah, will conduct a hearing on WEDNESDAY, April
27, 2011, at 10:00 AM, or as soon thereafter as possible, in the
auditorium of the Department of Natural Resources, 1594 West North
Temple, Salt Lake City, Utah.

DOCKET NO. 2011-007 CAUSE NO. 273-01

 The purpose of the hearing will be for the Board to receive testimony
and evidence regarding a Notice of Agency Action that the Board enter
an Order as follows:

 1.  Pursuant to Utah Code § 40-6-11(3)(2010) requiring compliance
by Marion Energy with the provisions of Division Order issued December
9, 2010 requiring the posting of individual well bonds for the wells
identified on the Division Order within 30 days;

 2.  In the event of the failure of Marion to take such action within
30 days of the Board's Order; (A) an authorization for suit by the
Board in the name of the state against persons violating the Division
Order, recovery of civil penalties, and immediate closure and shut
down of any well operating in violation of the Division Order as
permitted by Utah Code § 40-6-11(3), (4) and (5)(2010); and

 3.  Providing such other relief as may be just and equitable under
the circumstances.

 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. as provided for by Utah Code Ann.
§ 40-6-1 et seq. and Utah Code Ann. § 63-46b-1 et seq.

 Objections to the Request for Agency Action must be filed with the
Secretary of the Board at the address listed below no later than April
11, 2011.  A party must file a timely written objection or other
response in order to participate as a party at the Board hearing.

 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
of 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
undersigned.

 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 March, 2011.

STATE OF UTAH
BOARD OF OIL, GAS AND MINING
Douglas E. Johnson, Chairman

/s/ Julie Ann Carter
Secretary to the Board
1594 West North Temple, Suite 1210
Salt Lake City, Utah  84116
(801) 538-5277
Published in the Sun Advocate April 5, 2011.
    
    

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