After 3 p.m. (CST) there was more fluid movement at LA17-02. It may be an active day at other locations too.
SB209 signed. It adds penalties to oil drillers who have accidents. The bill.
SB 585 / signed into law
SB 585 Solution-Mined Cavern Permits – Public Notice (State Sen.) Mills, Fred
Signed by the Governor – Act: 766
Effective – 8/ 1/14
" salt water content for the duration of the activity for the creation of cavern storage should a permit be granted; a geologic analysis by a qualified third party geologist that examines the integrity of the salt dome; and the results of an analysis of testing that attempts to determine the source and composition of intermittent foaming or bubbling appearing in Lake Peigneur. (3) No permit to expand or convert an existing solution-mined cavern or to drill and operate a new solution-mined cavern in Iberia Parish shall be issued prior to January 31, 2016."