36.22.1012 SAMPLES OF CORES AND CUTTINGS
(1) Any owner or operator
drilling or deepening a well for oil or gas must deliver prepaid to the board
at the office stipulated on the approved permit to drill a complete and
representative sample of the core chips and a dry, washed set of cuttings
within a period of 6 months after the completion or abandonment of such well.
(2) A complete and representative sample of
core chips and a dry, washed set of cuttings from a stratigraphic well must be
delivered prepaid to the board at the office stipulated on the approved permit
to drill within 3 years of the completion of the stratigraphic well.
(3) The board may at its discretion relieve
any owner or operator from the obligation to so deliver samples of core chips
History: Sec. 82-11-111, MCA IMP, Sec. 82-11-125, MCA; Eff. 12/31/72; AMD, 1982 MAR p. 1398, Eff. 7/16/82; AMD, 1982 MAR p. 2149, Eff. 12/17/82; AMD, 1983 MAR p. 1195, Eff. 8/26/83; AMD, 1992 MAR p. 654, Eff. 4/1/92.