3142.0-5 Definitions.§ 3142.0-5 Definitions.
As used in part 3140 of this title, the term production in paying quantities means:
(a) Production, in compliance with an approved plan of operations and by nonconventional methods, of oil and gas which can be marketed; or
(b) Production of oil or gas by conventional methods as the term is currently used in part 3160 of this title.[51 FR 7276, Mar. 3, 1986, as amended at 70 FR 58616, Oct. 7, 2005]