Oil and Gas Conservation (Nebraska)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Nebraska

Name Oil and Gas Conservation (Nebraska)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Siting and Permitting
Affected Technologies Natural Gas
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator Nebraska Oil and Gas Conservation Commission
Primary Website http://nebraskalegislature.gov/laws/browse-chapters.php?chapter=57

Last Review 2014-09-15

Information Source http://www.nogcc.ne.gov/NOGCCrulesstatutesindex.aspx


This section establishes the state's interest in encouraging the development, production, and utilization of natural gas and oil resources in a manner which will prevent waste and lead to the greatest ultimate recovery of these resources, and encourages and to authorizes cycling, recycling, pressure maintenance and secondary recovery operations to obtain the greatest possible economic recovery of oil and gas. The statute also establishes the Nebraska Oil and Gas Conservation Commission to oversee and regulate the use of these resources in the state.

Policy Contact

Department Nebraska Oil and Gas Conservation Commission
Address 922 Illinois St., P.O. Box 399 Sidney, NE, 69162

Phone 308-254-6919

Email NOGCC@nogcc.ne.gov
Website http://www.nogcc.ne.gov/

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Neb. Rev. Stat. 57-9xx
Date Effective 1979
Date Enacted 1959