Designee [Oil and Gas] Law and Legal Definition

According to 30 USCS § 1702 (Title 30; Mineral Lands and Mining; Chapter 29; Oil and Gas Royalty Management), the term "designee" means “the person designated by a lessee pursuant to section 102(a) of this Act [30 USCS § 1712(a)], with such written designation effective on the date such designation is received by the Secretary and remaining in effect until the Secretary receives notice in writing that the designation is modified or terminated.”