Railroad Commission of Texas
The Railroad Commission serves Texas through:
- our stewardship of natural resources and the environment;
- our concern for personal and community safety; and
- our support of enhanced development and economic vitality for the benefit of Texans.
What We Do
RRC Follows Up on Recommendation to Temporarily Halt Gas Disconnections
A few weeks ago the Railroad Commission of Texas recommended that gas utilities temporarily suspend disconnecting residents facing financial constraints during the current COVID-19 State of Disaster.
Gas utilities have taken that very important step of voluntarily suspending disconnections, and today the RRC made another announcement in the process.Read More...
Commissioner Craddick asks Comptroller Hegar to Issue Delay on Severance Tax Collections
Texas Railroad Commissioner Christi Craddick sent a letter to Comptroller Glenn Hegar requesting he extend the monthly deadline to file crude oil and natural gas production taxes, as he has done with the state’s franchise tax deadline.Read More...
Chairman Christian Applauds President Trump on Energy Negotiations
AUSTIN – Today, Texas Railroad Commission Chairman Wayne Christian (R) applauded President Donald Trump on his international negotiations to stabilize crude oil prices.Read More...