Suite 801, The Chancery Building

1120 Lincoln Street

Denver, Colorado 80203

 

Monday, December 2, 2002

Agenda

 

10:00 a.m. Roll Call of Commissioners

 

Approval of Proceedings

 

10:05 a.m. Report from the Director - Written report provided

 

10:20 a.m. Report from the Assistant Attorney General

 

10:30 a.m. Commissioner Comments

 

10:40 a.m. Report from the Executive Directors Office

 

10:55 a.m. Audience Comments

 

11:10 a.m. Consent Agenda

Cause Nos. 499, 232, and 407, Docket No. 0209-SP-12, Wattenberg Field, Weld County

Applicant: CFG Energy, Inc.

Attorney: Michael Morgan

 

Subject: Request for an order to establish a 160-acre drilling and spacing unit consisting of the NW of Section 3, Township 4 North, Range 63 West, 6th P.M. and to pool all nonconsenting owners.

 

Comments: Application withdrawn; hearing cancelled.

 

Cause No. 1, Docket No. 0212-GA-10, Grand Valley Field, Garfield County

Applicant: Fire Truck Northwestern, Inc.

Representative: Joe Feeley

 

Subject: Request to bring Williams Production RMT before the Commission to determine why payment of proceeds have not been made on several wells in the S of Section 1 and the N of Section 12, both in Township 7 South, Range 96 West, 6th P.M.

 

Comments: Continued to the January hearing

Cause No. 1, Docket No. 0212-GA-09, Kiowa County

Applicant: Monument Gas Marketing, Inc.

Representative: Randy Campbell

Subject: Motion to Reconsider Order No. 1V-238.

 

Comments: Continued to the January hearing

Cause No. 112, Docket No. 0210-UP-07, Ignacio-Blanco Field, La Plata County

Applicant: Chevron USA, Inc.

Attorney: William Keefe

 

Subject: Request for an order to pool all non-consenting owners in the N of Section 8U and Lots 1, 2, 3, & 4 of Section 5U, Township 34 North, Range 9 West, N.M.P.M. for the drilling of the Koshak BA-A Well.

 

Comments: Request to continue to the January hearing

 

Cause No. 1R, Docket No. 0212-RM-03, Statewide

Commission Motion

Subject: Request to approve amendments to Rules in the 100 Series, 303.g., 304., 325.m., 333.d., 507.b., 508.a., 522.a., 603.i., 701., 802.a., and 1004.a.

 

 CONSENT AGENDA

December 2, 2002

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No protests/interventions were received on the matters listed below and administrative hearings were held for these matters. Appropriate testimony accompanied by required exhibits were presented to the Hearing Officers in support of the applications. Hearing Officer recommendations were provided and exhibits are available upon request. The Applicants agreed to be bound by oral Order of the Commission.

 

Cause No. 133, Docket No. 0212-AW-05, Hiawatha West Field, Moffat County

Applicant: Chevron USA, Inc.

Attorney: William Keefe

Subject: Request for an order allowing up to five wells to be drilled on 320-acre drilling and spacing units on certain lands in Township 12 North, Range 100 West, 6th P.M. for production of gas and associated hydrocarbons from the Wasatch, Fort Union-Lance-Lewis, and Mesaverde Formation.

 

Hearing Officers: Tricia Beaver/Morris Bell

 

Comments: Heard by Hearing Officers who recommend approval

 

Cause No. 191, Docket No. 0212-SP-14, Mam Creek Field, Garfield County

Applicant: Calpine Natural Gas Co.

Attorney: Stephen J. Sullivan

 

Subject: Request to vacate the orders which established a 640-acre drilling and spacing unit consisting of Section 23, Township 6 South, Range 92 West, 6th P.M. for production from the Mesaverde Formation.

 

Hearing Officers: Tricia Beaver/Morris Bell

 

Comments: Heard by Hearing Officers who recommend approval

 

Administrative Order by Consent

 

The following Administrative Order by Consent was accepted and agreed to:

 

 

Cause No. 1V, Docket No. 0212-OV-24, Grass Mesa Field, Garfield County

Staff Recommendation

 

Subject: Request to approve an Administrative Order by Consent finding EnCana Oil and Gas (USA), Inc. in violation of Rule 602.b., failure to comply with the approved Access and Transportation Plan for access to the Grass Mesa Ranch 27-2B1 Well located in the NW NE of Section 27, Township 6 South, Range 93 West, 6th P.M.