43 CFR 3142.1 - Diligent development.
A lessee shall have met his/her diligent development obligation if:
(a) The lessee is conducting activity on the lease in accordance with an approved plan of operations; and
(b) The lessee files with the authorized officer, not later than the end of the eighth lease year, a supplement to the approved plan of operations which shall include the estimated recoverable tar sand reserves and a detailed development plan for the next stage of operations;
(c) The lessee has achieved production in paying quantities, as that term is defined in § 3142.0-5(a) of this title, by the end of the primary term; and
Title 43 published on 2013-10-01
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