DiNapoli Proposes New York Gas Drilling Protection Fund

DiNapoli Proposes New York Gas Drilling Protection Fund

ALBANY N.Y. - (AP) New York Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli proposed Tuesday establishing a fund supported by fees from drillers to clean up environmental damage from natural gas drilling using high-volume hydraulic fracturing. The program, which would require legislation and also apply to current drilling operations, would be similar to the existing state fund. . . . Full version available to lexis.com subscribers.