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Pennsylvania Oil and Gas Regulations


In February 2012, Pennsylvania enacted Act 13, which established environmental requirements for oil and gas developments. Subsequently, an extensive process to amend the existing oil and gas regulations has taken place

This guide is intended to represent a collection of legal resources relating to the Pennsylvania’s oil and gas regulations. While the Center for Agriculture and Shale Law makes every effort to maintain and update the content furnished in this guide, no warranty or other guarantee is made regarding the timeliness or accuracy of any information provided.

Author - Jessica Deyoe

For more information, please contact the Guide Author, Jessica Deyoe,  Research Assistant  at The Center for Agricultural and Shale Law.  

Phone: (814) 865-4290


The Center for Agricultural and Shale Law

Penn State Law

The Pennsylvania State University

329 Innovation Blvd., Suite 118

University Park, PA 16803

Phone: (814) 865-4290

Fax: (814) 865-3851