Title 29: Public Property and Supplies
Chapter 14: NATURAL GAS AND OIL CONSERVATION
Sub-Chapter 04: State Oil And Gas Leases
29 V.S.A. § 531. Management of state oil and gas resources
§ 531. Management of state oil and gas resources
(b) Each state land manager shall be responsible for management of the leasing, exploration, and development of the oil and gas resources found on state lands under the manager's primary jurisdiction.
(c) Each state land manager shall adopt a written statement of objectives, policies, procedures, and a program to guide the development of the state's oil and gas resources. Biennially, each state land manager and the board shall prepare and submit to the general assembly a proposed four-year oil and gas leasing and management program and a report on all leasing and management activities undertaken during the preceding two years. Managers may elect to collaborate on a joint program of planning, leasing, and reporting to fulfill the requirements of this section. (Added 1981, No. 240 (Adj. Sess.), § 2, eff. April 28, 1982; amended 2003, No. 121 (Adj. Sess.), § 36, eff. June 8, 2004.)