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
01/22/2014 12/10/2013 SLC
02/26/2014 01/10/2014 SLC
03/26/2014 02/10/2014 SLC
04/23/2014 03/10/2014 SLC
05/28/2014 04/10/2014 SLC
06/25/2014 05/12/2014 SLC
07/30/2014 06/10/2014 SLC
08/27/2014 07/10/2014 SLC
09/24/2014 08/11/2014 Vernal
10/22/2014 09/10/2014 SLC
12/10/2014 10/20/2014 SLC
01/28/2015 12/11/2014 SLC
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