Interstate Oil and Gas Conservation Compact (Maryland)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Applies to States or Provinces||Maryland|
|Name||Interstate Oil and Gas Conservation Compact (Maryland)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Siting and Permitting|
|Affected Technologies||Natural Gas|
This legislation authorizes the State to join the Interstate Compact for the Conservation of Oil and Gas. The Compact is an agreement that has been entered into by 30 oil- and gas-producing states, as well as eight associate states and 10 international affiliates (including seven Canadian provinces). Members participate in the Interstate Oil and Gas Compact Commission, which functions as a forum for governors, state appointees and key policy staff focusing on key oil and natural gas issues, and tracks, evaluates, and disseminates information on state activities and best practices.
|Department||Interstate Oil and Gas Compact Commission|
|Address||900 NE 23rd Street|
|Place||Oklahoma City, Oklahoma|
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||Environment Article, 14-401 et seq., Annotated Code of Maryland|