88. The holder of a lease to produce petroleum and natural gas shall, at all times:
(1) keep all the wells and their surface equipment in condition to produce hydrocarbons;
(2) abide by the program for the development of the pool or field prescribed by paragraph 3 of section 86.
A licensee may modify the program referred to in subparagraph 2 of the first paragraph by submitting to the Minister, at least 15 days prior to the modification, a supplementary agreement certified by an engineer who can prove training or experience in geology explaining the nature of the modification and the reasons therefor.
O.C. 1539-88, s. 88; O.C. 1381-2009, s. 48.