Underground Storage of Natural Gas and Liquefied Petroleum Gas (Nebraska)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Nebraska

Name Underground Storage of Natural Gas and Liquefied Petroleum Gas (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 statute declares underground storage of natural gas and liquefied petroleum gas to be in the public interest if it promotes the conservation of natural gas and permits the accumulation of natural gas reserves. Under this statute, a person, partnership, limited liability company, corporation, association, or municipal corporation authorized to transport or distribute natural gas as a public utility within this state for ultimate public use or consumption may exercise the right of eminent domain in certain circumstances. This section also provides other regulations regarding property acquisition for these purposes.

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. 57-6xx
Date Effective 1963
Date Enacted 1953