Chapter 55 - Oil And Gas

Article 15 Regulations Concerning Field Equipment, Crude Oil And Related Products

55-1504 Person possessing crude oil; documentation required; penalties for violations

(a) Any person who stores, transports, possesses, disposes of or refines any crude petroleum oil shall have in the person's possession any documentation required by rules and regulations adopted by the state corporation commission pursuant to this section.

(b) The state corporation commission shall adopt rules and regulations specifying the documentation necessary to establish a person's right to be in possession of any crude petroleum oil or sediment, water or brine produced in association with the production of oil or gas which the person is storing, transporting, possessing, disposing of or refining.

(c) Failure to produce the documentation required by this section upon request of any federal, state, county or city law enforcement officer is a class B misdemeanor.

History: L. 1982, ch. 227, 4; April 22.