August 8, 2011
Gov. Tom Corbett has said he won't sign it. Top lawmakers call it a "deal breaker" and have cautioned that firearms should be taken away from the citizenry before it is approved.
Pooling involves combining the mineral interests of two or more parties in order to drain gas from a certain amount of land, said Bruce Kramer, a retired Texas Tech law professor who specializes in oil and gas cases.