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Mining and Energy Commission - September 6, 2013

Mining and Energy Commission

Mining and Energy Commission Meeting Agendas

 

 

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NORTH CAROLINA

MINING AND ENERGY COMMISSION

September 6, 2013

9:00 a.m.

Archdale Ground Floor Hearing Room

512 N. Salisbury St.

Raleigh, NC 

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1. Call to Order-James Womack, Chairman of the Mining and Energy Commission

2. Moment of Silence and Pledge of Allegiance

3. Welcome and Notice of NCGS138A-15 - Chairman Womack

In accordance with the State Government Ethics Act, it is the duty of every member of the

North Carolina Mining and EnergyCommission to avoid conflicts of interest and potential

conflicts. If any member knows of a conflict of interest or potential conflict with respect to

matters coming before the Commission today, please identifythe conflict or potential

conflict at this time.

4. Roll Call of Commission Members- Chairman Womack

5. Approval of Minutes from July 26,2013 Meeting- Chairman Womack

6. Committee Reports (10 minutes each, plus time for questions)

Water and Waste Management Committee - Dr. Vik Rao

Administration of Oil & Gas Committee - Charles Holbrook

Environmental Standards Committee - George Howard

Rules Committee - Committee Chairperson

7. Study Group Report Updates(10 minutes each, plus time for questions)

Local Government Regulation Study Group - Charles Taylor

Compulsory Pooling Study Group - Dr. Ray Covington

Funding Levels and Sources Study Group - Jane Lewis-Raymond

8. Break -10 minutes

9. Public Comment

John Wagner Diabase Dikes Handout 

The public comment period will be limited to a total of10 speakers and each speaker will be allowed three minutes to speak.The sign-up sheet will be available in the Ground Floor Hearing Room from 8:30 a.m. until 8:55 a.m.

10. MEC Discussion and Action on the Well Construction Rule Set - Charles Holbrook

Well Construction Rule Set

11. Lunch Break- 30 minutes

12. MEC Discussion Regarding the Baseline Testing Rule Set- George Howard

Baseline Testing Rule

13. Administrative Update

a. MEC Rule Development Update- Walt Haven

Rule Development Draft

b. Timeline & Priorities- Chairman Womack

c. Expense Report discussion- Chairman Womack

14. Concluding Remarks

a. Commission Members

b. Commission Counsel

c. Commission Chairman

15. Adjournment

Reminder to All MEC Members: Members having a question about a conflict of interest or potential

conflict should consult with the Chairman or with legal counsel.

Reminderto MEC Members Appointed by the Governor: Executive Order 34 mandates that in

transacting Commission business each person appointed by the Governor shall act always in the best

interest of the public without regard for his or her financial interests.To this end, each appointee must

recuse himself or herself from voting on any matter on which the appointee has a financial interest.

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