KANSAS OIL & GAS CODE

Chapter 55 - Oil And Gas

Article 8 Interstate Compact To Conserve Oil And Gas

55-802 When compact binding

No compact made under the authority of this act shall bind this state, unless and until:

(a) Said compact shall be ratified by the legislatures of two of the states of Texas, Oklahoma, California, Kansas, and New Mexico, and the legislature of this state, and congress shall consent thereto;

(b) Congress shall make provision for the limitation of importations of petroleum and the products thereof, including natural asphalt, to not to exceed 4.5 percent of the domestic allowable production of crude petroleum as determined in accordance with the findings referred to in K.S.A. 55-801;

(c) Congress shall provide for the control of interstate movement of petroleum produced or withdrawn from storage in violation of the law and valid regulations of the several states, and products of such petroleum;

(d) Congress shall provide for the control of interstate movement of petroleum produced in any state in excess of the determination, referred to in K.S.A. 55-801, of allowable production within said state as approved by the president, and products of such petroleum.

History: L. 1935, ch. 214, 2; March 14.