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