1510.02 Technical advisory council - powers and duties.

In accordance with this chapter, the technical advisory council shall do all of the following:

(A) Establish procedures by which independent producers in this state may propose, develop, and operate a marketing program to do all of the following:

(1) Demonstrate to the general public the importance and economic significance of the oil and natural gas industry in this state;

(2) Encourage the wise and efficient use of energy;

(3) Promote environmentally sound production methods and technologies in the industry;

(4) Support research and educational activities concerning the industry.

(B) Establish procedures necessary to implement and administer this chapter;

(C) Determine the eligibility of independent producers to participate in referendums and other procedures that may be required to establish a marketing program for oil and natural gas.

Effective Date: 12-18-1997