Topic: "The Impact of HB 40 on Texas Drilling Operations”
Synopsis: Recently passed by the Texas Legislature, House Bill 40 places oil and gas activity under the exclusive jurisdiction of the state, as opposed to a municipality or other political subdivision. This presentation will examine the history leading up to the passage of the bill, how this bill affects Texas drilling operations, and the future implications of the bill in the state.
Speakers: Kaci Beavers and Melissa Munson, Associates, Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
Credits: AAPL – 1 RL, RPL, or CPL point
NADOA/CDOA – 1 core point
CPLTA – 1 point