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Legal aspects of the natural gas industry. A panel discussion and analysis of the effect of recent Supreme Court decisions upon the production and conservation of natural gas. by Interstate Oil Compact Commission.

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Published by The Interstate oil compact commission in Oklahoma City, Okl .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Natural gas -- United States.,
  • Mining law -- United States.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsTN880 .I5
The Physical Object
Paginationcover-title, 52 p.
Number of Pages52
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6517545M
LC Control Number47019105

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