Nonprofit offers a quick capsule review of hydraulic fracturing legislation in the United States

The Council of State Governments, a nonpartisan non-profit organization that serves state governments, released a comprehensive yet accessible assessment of state legislation pertaining to hydraulic fracturing and the oil and gas industry. The article explores states that have been transformed by the shale boom as well as how other states are using those lessons as they attempt to draft legislation that avoids the pitfalls while still maintaining an environment receptive to the benefits of the oil and gas industry. For more, read the full story here.