LWVC Issues Statement on SB 4 -- Regulation of Fracking

LWVC Issues Statement on SB 4 -- Regulation of Fracking

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SB 4 (Pavley) was passed by the Legislature and sent to the Governor on September 11. This bill establishes a framework for regulating fracking and "acidization" of oil and gas wells that is likely the strongest in the country. The League has concerns about recent amendments to the bill. Read our statement and Senator Pavley's letter in the Senate Journal clarifying the intent of SB 4.

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