In this month's edition:

Cover

Home

Page 1

Texas Changes Payment Requirements

Page 2

President's Letter

Page 3

Behind the Scenes Planning for 2002
Donna Reeves


Page 4

State Bar of Texas-
Opportunity for
Associate Membership

Page 5

Icebreaker and NAPE 2002
S. Sullivan and M. Cousins


Page 6

Counterpart Connection

Page 9

Certification News

Page 10

State of Texas HB 981
An Act
Relating to Oil and Gas
Royalty Reporting Standards

Page 12

MMS Royalty Reduction Program

Page 13

NADOA 2002 Institute

Page 14

Test Your Title Knowledge

Page 17

Calendar of Events

Page 19

Board of Directors and
Committee Chairmen

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ICEBREAKER AND NAPE 2002
NADOA again had the opportunity to host a booth at the annual NAPE conference. As we have for the past 4 years, we shared our booth with HADOA. NAPE 2002 was held January 30 through February 1, 2002 at the George R. Brown Convention Center and this yearís event proved to be the best attended ever. more...

STATE OF TEXAS CHANGES PAYMENT REQUIREMENTS
The State of Texas has enacted HB 981, which modifies the information required on a check stub for payments on Texas production. Effective September 1, 2002, each payor will be required to include on it's check stub or remittance advice, in addition to all previously required information, more...

A LOOK AT BEHIND THE SCENES PLANNING
Planning for our organizationís Annual Institute begins months ahead of the event. As early as two years prior to the scheduled Institute, the Site Selection Committee tours various hotels, meeting with their sales staff to obtain information as to how their facility and staff can accommodate the needs of NADOA. more...