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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 4. Conservation And Natural Resources
Agency 25. Department of Energy
Chapter 160. Virginia Gas and Oil Board Regulations

4VAC25-160-140. Miscellaneous petitions to the board.

A. Any petition to the board not otherwise provided for in this chapter shall be made in writing, and shall contain:

1. The name and address of the petitioner and the petitioner's counsel, if any;

2. The names and addresses of any persons who are named as respondents in the petition;

3. An affidavit that notice has been given to each respondent, if any, named in the petition;

4. A statement of the issues of the petition; and

5. A statement setting forth the specific relief requested.

B. If a petitioner for a unit under § 45.2-1616 or § 45.2-1622 fails to provide notification to an owner of interest of any part of a unit subject to a petition before the board, then such party may file a written objection to the proceedings in the form of a petition as set out in subsection A of this section. Such petition does not require the submission of an application fee as required in 4VAC25-160-30 F.

Statutory Authority

§ 45.2-103 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR480-05-22.2 § 14, eff. October 23, 1991; amended, Virginia Register Volume 13, Issue 22, eff. August 20, 1997; Volume 38, Issue 13, eff. March 31, 2022.

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