Wyoming enacted a severance tax exemption last year that gives the industry a break when market prices are low. New legislation would also offer a tax exemption when market prices are high.
As lawmakers prepare for the March session, several bills aim to regulate state health orders and the authority of the state health officer.
Annual disclosure forms due in advance of legislative session.
Lawmakers dole out funds as some question cloud seeding allocation, state’s priorities in hard times.
Measures aim to guard against delinquent and unpaid mineral-production taxes, strengthen local governments’ ability to collect debts in the event of mineral industry bankruptcies.