Helping to protect landowners right for the extraction of Natural Gas.
Helping to protect landowners' rights for the extraction of Natural Gas.
Tuesday, July 20, 2010
Status on Thompson Bill
The Thompson Bill (S8129) that suspends the ability of the DEC to approve permits for Marcellus Shale wells until June 1, 2011 is on the Assembly calendar, but the Assembly has adjourned for the summer. The Senate has to come back to finalize the budget and may take up the bill, which is in the Rules Committee. Sources say the Governor would likely veto any moratorium bill that reaches his desk