Split Estate law http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Bill Rekindles Debate Over Split Estate http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/bill-rekindles-debate-over-split-estate <p>There’s a fight brewing in Wyoming over the rights of landowners who don’t own the minerals below their properties. In 2005, the legislature passed a Split Estate law, but now, one lawmaker is saying it may be time to revisit the issue, in light of changes in drilling technology and intensity.</p><p>Senator Jim Anderson introduced a bill this week that would increase bonding on split-estate properties. Wyoming Public Radio energy reporter Stephanie Joyce joins us to discuss the bill, and its implications.</p><p>WILLOW BELDEN: So, what does this bill do?</p> Fri, 14 Feb 2014 23:12:18 +0000 Stephanie Joyce 54052 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Bill Rekindles Debate Over Split Estate