The Utah Board of Oil, Gas and Mining is the policy making body for the Division of Oil, Gas and Mining. It was created and exists under the authority of the Utah Oil and Gas Conservation Act, Section 40-6 of the Utah Code. The board consists of seven members appointed by the governor, with the advice and consent of the senate. No more than four members may be from the same political party, and the members must have the following qualifications:

  • Two members knowledgeable in mining matters;
  • Two members knowledgeable in oil and gas matters;
  • One member knowledgeable in ecological and environmental matters;
  • One member who is a private land owner, owns a mineral or royalty interest and is knowledgeable in those interests; and
  • One member who is knowledgeable in geological matters.

Hearing Date Deadline To File Request for Agency Action Hearing Location
01/28/2015 12/11/2014 SLC
02/25/2015 01/12/2015 SLC
03/25/2015 02/10/2015 SLC
04/22/2015 03/10/2015 Moab UT
05/27/2015 04/10/2015 SLC
06/24/2015 05/11/2015 SLC
07/22/2015 06/10/2015 SLC
08/26/2015 07/10/2015 SLC
09/16/2015 08/03/2015 SLC
10/28/2015 09/10/2015 SLC
12/09/2015 10/26/2015 SLC
01/27/2016 12/10/2015 SLC
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