SB 275 (Grove) Senate confirmation on CalGEM supervisor

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Existing law establishes the Geologic Energy Management Division (CalGEM) in the Department of Conservation, under the direction of the State Oil and Gas Supervisor, who is required to supervise the drilling, operation, maintenance, and abandonment of oil and gas wells, as provided.

This bill would make the appointment of the supervisor subject to confirmation by the Senate.

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