Railroad Commission of Texas Mission Statement
The Railroad Commission serves Texas through:
- our stewardship of natural resources and the environment;
- our concern for personal and community safety; and
- our support of enhanced development and economic vitality for the benefit of Texans.
RRC Enforcement Actions Taken at Commissioners’ June 21 Conference
The Railroad Commission of Texas assessed $669,185 in fines involving 241 enforcement dockets against operators and businesses at the Commissioners’ conference earlier this week. The Commission has primary oversight and enforcement of the state’s oil and gas industry and Read More...
Texas Oil and Gas Production Statistics for April 2016
Production for April 2016 as reported to the Railroad Commission of Texas is 74,597,958 barrels of crude oil and 616,993,278 mcf (thousand cubic feet) of total gas from oil and gas wells Read More...
Commissioner Craddick Directs Railroad Commission Staff to Review Processes, Find Efficiencies
Railroad Commissioner Christi Craddick today at the Commission’s open meeting directed agency staff to conduct a full review of the Commission’s rules and processes. This initiative is designed to both create efficiencies at the agency and reduce regulatory burdens on industry without impacting environmental or public safety during Read More...