7-31-43 Power of county commissioners to withhold land from oil and gas leasing.
Power of county commissioners to withhold land from oil and gas leasing.
contained in §§ 7-31-38 to 7-31-42, inclusive, shall be construed as requiring the board of county
commissioners of any county to lease any tract or tracts of land, nor to offer to lease the same, and
said board of county commissioners shall have power to withhold any tract or tracts from leasing for
oil or gas purposes, if in the opinion of said board the best interests of the county shall be served by