Title 52 - Oil & Gas Code

§52-115. Conspiracy to violate act - Punishment.


If two or more persons conspire to violate any provision of this act, or any lawful order, rule, or regulation of the Commission fixing the method, manner, amount and rate of production of oil or gas from any common source of supply in the State of Oklahoma or conspire to produce oil or gas from any well or wells in any common source of supply in the State of Oklahoma in excess of the allowable production permitted from such well or wells as fixed and determined by any lawful order, rule, or regulation of the Commission or conspire to avoid making or filing any report, map or drawing, or to file any false report, map or drawing with respect to the method, manner, time, place, amount, or rate of production of oil or gas from any well or wells in any common source of supply in the State of Oklahoma, or conspire to avoid the making or filing of any report, map or drawing, or to file any false report, map or drawing, with respect to the removal or transportation of oil or gas by any means whatsoever, from any common source of supply, as may be prescribed or required by this act or by any lawful order, rule, or regulation of the Commission; or conspire to make any false statement therein with respect to any material matter contained therein, and one or more such parties shall do any act to effect the object of any such conspiracy, then each of the parties to any such conspiracy shall, upon conviction, be guilty of a felony in any court having jurisdiction of the offense, be fined not more than Five Thousand Dollars ($5,000.00) or imprisoned in the State Penitentiary for a period of not exceeding five (5) years, or both.

Added by Laws 1933, c. 131, p. 295, § 32, emerg. eff. April 10, 1933. Amended by Laws 1997, c. 133, § 493, eff. July 1, 1999; Laws 1999, 1st Ex.Sess., c. 5, § 358, eff. July 1, 1999.

NOTE: Laws 1998, 1st Ex.Sess., c. 2, § 23 amended the effective date of Laws 1997, c. 133, § 493 from July 1, 1998, to July 1, 1999.