Job Posting: The Wyoming Attorney General's Office seeks an attorney to represent the Wyoming Oil and Gas Conservation Commission and its Supervisor. For more information, click here .
Wildcat or Exploratory Well Definition: The Commission voted to open standard rulemaking to address the definition for Wildcat, amending Chapter 1. The proposed definition is as follows:
AUTHORITY AND DEFINITIONS
Section 2. Definitions.
(nnn) Wildcat or Exploratory Well means any oil or gas well reasonably determined by the Wyoming Oil and Gas Conservation Commission to be outside a known field, to have discovered oil or gas in a pool not previously proven productive, or other factors that cause a significant increase in the risk associated with the well.
There will be a public comment period during the rulemaking process. Please watch the website for updates.
Proposed Rule - Chapters 3 and 5 The Commission approved the recommended rule in Chapter 3, Section 7 and Chapter 5, Section 5. Links to the comments received by the Commission, the Commission's responses to those comments and the final rule are below.
Comments Received by the Commission
Responses to comments
-For details and more information, click here.
-Updated filing deadlines are found under the Hearings tab under Hearings Docket and Information.
Commission Hearings Update: The WOGCC hearings are now being held in person the second Tuesday of each month at 9 a.m. A YouTube link to watch the hearings will be posted on the website the morning of hearings. It is strongly encouraged for everyone providing testimony to the Commission to attend in person. However, if remote testimony is necessary due to an inability to travel to the hearings, please contact the WOGCC as soon as possible to ensure remote testimony can be accommodated.