BEFORE THE OIL AND GAS CONSERVATION COMMISSION

OF THE STATE OF COLORADO

 

IN THE MATTER OF THE PROMULGATION AND ESTABLISHMENT OF FIELD RULES TO GOVERN OPERATIONS IN THE "D" SAND OF THE XENIA-NORTH FIELD, WASHINGTON COUNTY, COLORADO

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CAUSE NO. 88

 

ORDER NO. 88-3

 

REPORT OF THE COMMISSION

 

This cause came on for hearing before the Commission on June 26, 1962, at 10 a.m., in Room 320E, State Capitol, Denver, Colorado, after publication of Notice of Hearing as required by law, on the Commission's own motion to consider vacating its Order No. 88-1 which established 40-acre drilling units for production of oil and gas from the "D" sand formation underlying the Xenia-North Field.

 

FINDINGS

 

The Commission finds as follows:

 

1.      That due notice of the time, place and purpose of the hearing has been given in all respects as required by law.

 

2.      That the Commission has jurisdiction over the subject matter embraced in said Notice, and of the parties interested therein, and jurisdiction to promulgate the hereinafter prescribed order.

 

3.      That at the present stage of depletion of the "D" sand reservoir of the Xenia-North Field, Order No. 88-1 promulgated by the Commission in Cause No. 88 to govern operations of said reservoir is no longer necessary and should be vacated; provided, however, that the locations of all wells previously drilled in the Xenia-North Field be authorized locations.

 

ORDER

 

NOW, THEREFORE, IT IS ORDERED, that Order No. 88-1 issued by the Commission, in Cause No. 88 is hereby vacated, and operations in said area, as previously defined, shall hereafter be governed by the general rules and regulations of this Commission; provided, however, that the locations of all wells previously drilled in the Xenia-North Field shall be authorized locations.

 

ORDERED this 26th day of June 1962.

 

OIL AND GAS CONSERVATION COMMISSION OF THE STATE OF COLORADO

 

 

By  D.V. Rogers, Secretary