Chapter 78.60 RCW


Legislative declaration.
Short title.
Geothermal resources deemed sui generis.
Administration of chapter.
Scope of chapter.
Drilling permitsApplicationsHearingFees.
Drilling permitsCriteria for granting.
Casing requirements.
Plugging and abandonment of wells or core holesTransfer of jurisdiction to department of ecology.
Suspension of drilling, shut-in or removal of equipment for authorized periodUnlawful abandonment.
Notification of abandonment or suspension of operationsRequiredProcedure.
Performance bond or other securityRequired.
Termination or cancellation of bond or change in other security, when.
Notification of sale, exchange, etc.
Combining orders, unitization programs and well spacingAuthority of department.
Designation of resident agent for service of process.
General authority of department.
Employment of personnel.
Drilling records, etc., to be maintainedInspectionFiling.
Filing of logs and surveys with department upon completion, plugging, abandonment, or suspension of operations.
Statement of geothermal resources producedFiling.
Confidentiality of recordsPreservation in an electronic data system.
Removal, destruction, alteration, etc., of records prohibited.
ViolationsModification of permit, when necessaryDepartmental orderIssuanceAppeal.
Liability in damages for violationsProcedure.
InjunctionsRestraining orders.
Judicial review.
Aiding or abetting violations.
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