NOTICE

COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA VIRGINIA GAS AND OIL BOARD HEARINGS MAY 26, 2015 Pursuant to Sections 45.1-361.9B and 45.1361.22.B of the Code of Virginia, the Virginia Gas and Oil Board will hold its scheduled monthly hearing commencing at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at the Russell County Government Conference Center, 139 Highland Drive, Lebanon, Virginia. 1. The Board will receive public comments. 2. The First Bank and Trust Company, Escrow Agent for the Virginia Gas and Oil Board, will appear to address the Board on the Quarterly Report. 3. A petition from CNX Gas Company, LLC, for Unit N41 for (1) re-pooling; (2) dismissal of certain coal claimants as conflicting claimants. Docket Number VGOB 93-0420-0359-03. 4. A petition from CNX Gas Company, LLC, for Unit N40 for (1) re-pooling; (2) dismissal of certain coal claimants as conflicting claimants. Docket Number VGOB 93-0420-0358-03. 5. A petition from CNX Gas Company, LLC, for (1) the disbursement of escrowed funds heretofore deposited with the Board’s Escrow Agent, attributable to Tracts 1A, 1F & 1G to the persons identified in the table using the percentages set forth in the table; (2) authorization to begin paying royalties directly to the parties to the agreement or court order; and (3) dismissal of coal owner(s)/claimant(s) named in the Notice of Hearing and identified in Exhibit B2 who were pooled by the Board as conflicting claimants. Docket Number VGOB 05-1018-1511-01. 6. A petition from CNX Gas Company, LLC, for (1) the disbursement of escrowed funds heretofore deposited with the Board’s Escrow Agent, attributable to Tract 1A to the persons identified in the table using the percentages set forth in the table; (2) authorization to begin paying royalties directly to the parties to the agreement or court order; and (3) dismissal of coal owner(s)/claimant(s) named in the Notice of Hearing and identified in Exhibit B2 who were pooled by the Board as conflicting claimants. Docket Number VGOB 98-0324-0633-02. 7. A petition from CNX Gas Company, LLC, for (1) refund of escrow payments heretofore deposited with the Board’s Escrow Agent to reimburse overpayment of funds deposited with the Board’s Escrow Agent, attributable to Unit BA112 to CNX Gas Company, LLC. (2) The disbursement of escrowed funds heretofore deposited with the Board’s Escrow Agent, attributable to Tracts 3, 5, 7, & 8 to the persons identified in the table using the percentages set forth in the table; and (3) authorization to begin paying royalties directly to the parties to the agreement or court order (4) dismissal of coal owner(s)/claimant(s) named in the Notice of Hearing and identified in Exhibit B2 who were pooled by the Board as conflicting claimants. Docket Number VGOB 02-0416-1025-03. 8. A petition from CNX Gas Company, LLC, for (1) the disbursement of escrowed funds heretofore deposited with the Board’s Escrow Agent, attributable to Tracts 1C & 1D to the persons identified in the table using the percentages set forth in the table; (2) authorization to begin paying royalties directly to the parties to the agreement or court order; and (3) dismissal of coal owner(s)/claimant(s) named in the Notice of Hearing and identified in Exhibit B2 who were pooled by the Board as conflicting claimants. Docket Number VGOB 98-0324-0628-02. 9. A petition from CNX Gas Company, LLC, for (1) the disbursement of escrowed funds heretofore deposited with the Board’s Escrow Agent attributable to Tract 1A & 5A to the persons identified in the table using the percentages set forth in the table; (2) authorization to begin paying royalties directly to the parties to the agreement or court order; and (3) dismissal of coal owner(s)/claimant(s) named in the Notice of Hearing and identified in Exhibit B2 who were pooled by the Board as conflicting claimants. Docket Number VGOB 98-0324-0632-01. 10. A petition from Range Resources-Pine Mountain, Inc. (Formerly brought in front of the Board by EQT Production Company, LLC), for the disbursement of funds and authorization for direct payment on behalf of the known owners on Tracts 2 and 4 in Well VC-702846. Docket Number VGOB 93-0316-0343-03. Continued from September 2014. Continued from March 2015. 11. A petition from Range Resources-Pine Mountain, Inc. (Formerly brought in front of the Board by EQT Production Company, LLC), for the disbursement of funds and authorization for direct payment on behalf of known owners on Tracts 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9, in Well VC- 703655. Docket Number VGOB 97-0520-0586-02. Continued from March 2014. Continued from November 2014. Continued from March 2015. 12. A petition from Range Resources-Pine Mountain, Inc. (Formerly brought in front of the Board by EQT Production Company, LLC), for disbursement and authorization for direct payment on behalf of all known owners in Tracts 1, 2, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 and 13 in Well VC-504482. Docket Number VGOB 01-0619-0899-02. Continued from October 2014. Continued from November 2014. Continued from March 2015. 13. A petition from Range Resources-Pine Mountain, Inc., for pooling of Well No. VC-539283- Nora Grid BD-63, Ervinton District, Dickenson County, Virginia. Docket Number VGOB 15- 0421-4066. Continued from April 2015. 14. A petition from Range Resources-Pine Mountain, Inc., for disbursement and authorization for direct payment on behalf of known owners in Tract 2. Unit: Haysi 155. Docket Number VGOB 08-0916-2345-01. 15. A petition from Range Resources-Pine Mountain, Inc., for disbursement of funds and authorization for direct payment on behalf of known owners in Tracts 4 & 5. Well VC- 537839. Docket Number VGOB 08-0617-2251-01. 16. A petition from Range Resources-Pine Mountain, Inc., for disbursement of funds and authorization for direct payment on behalf of known owners in Tracts 2 & 3. Well VC- 535907. Docket Number VGOB 04-0420-1282-01. 17. A petition from Range Resources-Pine Mountain, Inc., for disbursement of funds and authorization for direct payment on behalf of known owners in Tract 1. Well VC-503308. Docket Number VGOB 04-0420-1283-04. 18. A petition from Range Resources-Pine Mountain, Inc., for disbursement of funds and authorization for direct payment on behalf of known owners in Tract 6. Well VC-537869. Docket Number VGOB 07-1016-2046-02. 19. A petition from Range Resources-Pine Mountain, Inc., for disbursement of funds and authorization for direct payment on behalf of known owners in Tract 2. Well VC-537011. Docket Number VGOB 08-0520-2227-01. 20. A petition from Range Resources-Pine Mountain, Inc., for disbursement of funds and authorization for direct payment on behalf of known owners in Tracts 2, 3 & 4. Well VC- 537876. Docket Number VGOB 08-0617-2250-01. 21. A petition from Range Resources-Pine Mountain, Inc., for disbursement of funds and authorization for direct payment on behalf of known owners in Tract 2. Well Haysi 28. Docket Number VGOB 07-0717-1966-01. 22. A petition from Range Resources-Pine Mountain, Inc., to disburse funds and authorization for direct payment to Karen Bonk, in Tract 2. Buchanan County, Virginia. Well Haysi 29. Docket Number VGOB 07-0717-1967-01. 23. A petition from Range Resources-Pine Mountain, Inc., to disburse funds and authorization for direct payment to the owners in Tracts 5 & 6. Dickenson County, Virginia. Well VC- 536768. Docket Number VGOB 05-1115-1530-02. 24. A petition from Range Resources-Pine Mountain, Inc., to disburse funds and authorization for direct payment to the owners in Tract 5. Dickenson County, Virginia. Well VC-536772. Docket Number VGOB 05-1115-1531-02. 25. The Board will receive an update of Board and Division activities from the staff. 26. The Board will review the April 2015 minutes for approval. Information concerning the above docket items can be viewed from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday at the office of the Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy, Division of Gas and Oil, 135 Highland Drive, Lebanon, Virginia. All questions concerning the agenda should be directed to the Division of Gas and Oil by telephoning 276-415-9700. Anyone needing special accommodations due to a disability for the May 2015 hearing should contact the Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy in advance of the hearing at 276-415-9700 or by calling the Virginia Relay Center TTY/TDD at 1-800-828-1120 or 1140 by May 19, 2015. The deadline for filing of petitions to the Board for the June 2015 hearing is 5 p.m., Friday, May, 15 with the June hearing scheduled for Tuesday, June 16, 2015 at the Russell County Government Conference Center, 139 Highland Drive, Lebanon, Virginia.