2010 Florida Statutes
Public policy of state concerning natural resources of oil and gas.
Public policy of state concerning natural resources of oil and gas.—
It is hereby declared to be the public policy of the state to conserve and control the natural resources of oil and gas in said state, and the products made therefrom; to prevent waste of said natural resources; to provide for the protection and adjustment of the correlative rights of the owners of the land wherein said natural resources lie and the owners and producers of oil and gas resources and the products made therefrom, and of others interested therein; to safeguard the health, property and public welfare of the citizens of said state and other interested persons and for all purposes indicated by the provisions herein. It is not the intention of this section to limit or restrict or modify in any way the provisions of this law.
s. 1, ch. 22819, 1945; s. 25, ch. 90-54.