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Oil and Gas General Provisions (Montana)

Eligibility 
Utility
Commercial
Investor-Owned Utility
Industrial
Construction
Municipal/Public Utility
Installer/Contractor
Rural Electric Cooperative
Institutional
Program Info
State 
Montana
Program Type 
Siting and Permitting
Provider 
Montana Department of Natural Resources and Conservation

This chapter describes general provisions for the exploration and development of oil and gas resources in Montana. The chapter addresses royalty interests, regulations for the lease of local government land, underground gas storage reservoirs and the use of eminent domain, reclamation procedures for abandoned oil and gas wells, and disruption notice and compensation for landowners.