Mining Law 2019 | Laws and Regulations | Australia | ICLG

The ICLG to: Mining Laws and Regulations covers common issues in mining laws and regulations – including the mechanics of acquisition of rights, foreign ownership and indigenous ownership requirements and restrictions, processing, beneficiation – in 29 jurisdictions.


About Mining and Minerals | Bureau of Land Management

About Mining and MineralsThe Mining Law, as amended, opened the public lands of the United States to mineral acquisition by the location and maintenance of mining claims. Mineral deposits subject to acquisition in this manner are generally referred to as "locatable minerals." Locatable minerals include both metallic minerals (gold, silver, lead, copper, zinc, nickel, etc.)


Coal | Land Quality

Coal. The LQD regulates the permitting of coal production in the state. The LQD's regulations include issuing a variety of permits for coal mining activities, preparing cumulative hydrologic impact assessments (CHIA), and issuing annual reports on coal mining sites around the state.


Mining Regulation 2016 - NSW Legislation

Mining Regulation 2016 under the Mining Act 1992 Page 6 Mining Regulation 2016 [NSW] Part 1 Preliminary Published LW 12 August 2016 (2016 No 498) Part 1 Preliminary 1 Name of Regulation This Regulation is the Mining Regulation 2016. 2 Commencement This Regulation commences on the day on which it is published on the NSW legislation website. 3 ...


OSMRE Regulating Coal Mines

The U.S. Government's Official Website for the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSMRE). OSMRE's business practices are to reclaim abandoned mine lands (Title IV), regulate active coal mines (Title V), and apply sound science through technology transfer.


Work Health and Safety (Mines) Regulation 2014

Work Health and Safety (Mines) Regulation 2014 under the Work Health and Safety (Mines) Act 2013 ... 4 Relationship with WHS Regulations 12 5 Meaning of principal mining hazard 12 6 Appointment of mine operator 13 ... Subdivision 3 Underground coal mines 65 Coal dust explosion 46 66 Spontaneous combustion 49 67 Subsidence 49


Rules and Regulations | Department of Mines

Unofficial Oklahoma Department of Mines Regulations Title 460. Chapter 1: Oklahoma Mining Commission Chapter 2: Rules of Practice and Procedure for the Coal Reclamation Act of 1979 Chapter 3: Non-Coal Rules of Practice and Procedure Chapter 10: Non-Coal Rules and Regulations Chapter 15: Underground Coal and Asphalt


Mines and Minerals - Illinois DNR

Mine Safety and Training. The Coal Mining Act (225 ILCS 705) governs the working conditions and atmospheres in the state's underground and surface mines to ensure the health and safety of thousands of workers in the mining industry. Illinois Administrative Rules and Regulations. 62 Ill. Adm. Code 100-180 (Coal Mining Act)/


Mining related codes and regulations - dep.wv.gov

WV Coal Surface Mining Rule (38 CSR 2) (Updated 07-02-2018) (This rule denotes all changes approved by the WV Legislature and are still pending action from OSM) Groundwater Protection Rules Coal Mining Operations (38 CSR 2F) Quarry Reclamation Act (WV Code §22-4) Rules for Quarrying and Reclamation (38 CSR 3)


DNR: Mine Regulation - IN.gov

Mine Regulation Federal oversight. The U.S. OSMRE monitors the Division's Regulatory and Restoration programs. This office acts in an oversight capacity to the state's regulatory authority. OSMRE monitors the program administration to assure adequate …


Safety in Coal Mines | Ministry of Coal, Government of India

Coal Mine Safety Legislation in India is one of the most comprehensive and pervasive statutory framework for ensuring occupational health and safety (OHS). Compliance of these safety statutes is mandatory. In India, the operations in Coalmines are regulated by the Mines Act, 1952 Mine Rules – 1955, Coal Mine Regulation-1957 and several other ...


Ohio DMRM Laws & Regulations

Because of the diverse coal mining conditions in the United States, Congress intended that the states become the primary regulator. Each state proposes its own laws and regulations for the coal mining industry. These laws and regulations must meet or exceed federal standards and are subject to approval by the Secretary of the Interior.


OSMRE Laws, Regulations, and Guidance

Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act (SMCRA) P.L. 95-87, Enacted August 3, 1977 "An Act to provide for the cooperation between the Secretary of the Interior and the States with respect to the regulation of surface coal mining operations, and the acquisition and reclamation of abandoned mines, and for other purposes."


Regulations | Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA)

MSHA is responsible for enforcing the Federal Mine Safety and Health Act of 1977 (Mine Act) as amended by the MINER Act of 2006. The Mine Act gives the Secretary of Labor authority to develop, promulgate, and revise health or safety standards for the protection of …


Coal Mine Safety Regulation in China and the USA

Coal Mine Safety Regulation in China and the USA ANDREW W. HOMER Tulane University Law School, New Orleans, LA, USA ABSTRACT The People's Republic of China (PRC) and the USA are, by long measure, the world's largest producers and consumers of coal.


Coal Mining Regulation & Compliance | Coal Services

Legislation Coal Services was created upon the dissolution of the Joint Coal Board and introduction of the NSW Government's Coal Industry Act 2001. Under the Act, Coal Services exercises a number of key statutory functions. These include the provision of critical services to the NSW coal mining industry across the areas of occupational health and […]


Proposed Approach for Coal Mining Effluent Regulations

Proposed Approach for Coal Mining Effluent Regulations 2 Part 1. Proposed Approach for All Mines 1.1 Application The proposed regulations would apply to all coal mines in Canada. A coal mine would become subject to the regulations if it meets the following criterion: •


Surface Coal Mining in Appalachia | US EPA

Coal is mined in Appalachia by both surface and underground mining techniques. Surface coal mining methods in the steep terrain of the central Appalachian coalfields include mountaintop removal, contour, area and highwall mining. Coal mining operations are found in Kentucky, West ia, ia ...


COAL MINING SAFETY AND HEALTH REGULATION 2017

COAL MINING SAFETY AND HEALTH REGULATION 2017 - Made under the Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999 - As at 1 July 2019 - Reg 165 of 2017 TABLE OF PROVISIONS CHAPTER 1 - PRELIMINARY 1.Short title 2.Commencement 3.Definitions CHAPTER 2 - ALL COAL MINES PART 1 - PRELIMINARY 4.Application of chapter 5.Ways of achieving an acceptable level of risk PART 2 - …


History of Ohio Coal Mining & Regulation

History of Coal Mining & Regulation in Ohio. Ohio's Coal Mining History. Coal mining in Ohio began around 1800 and during its first 150 years, was an unregulated industry. Until the time of World War I, coal mining in Ohio was conducted almost exclusively underground and largely by manual labor.


All legislation for NSW mining workplaces - NSW Resources ...

It was drafted based on the national model WHS Regulations for mining and the additional tri-state mining provisions agreed by NSW, Queensland and Western Australia. The new legislation replaced the Coal Mine Health and Safety Act 2002, Coal Mine Health and Safety Regulation 2006, Mine Health and Safety Act 2004 and Mine Health and Safety ...


Mining | Safe Work Australia

Mining and Quarrying Safety and Health Regulation 2001; Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999; Coal Mining Safety and Health Regulation 2001; More information about Queensland's WHS regulatory framework for mining is available at the Queensland Government website. Note: This legislation is …


Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) | MSHA ...

Mine rescue teams compete in contests across the country to prepare themselves to operate effectively in a mine emergency. Provide or view comments on MSHA regulations to repeal, replace or modify Read submitted comments or provide new comments under EO …


Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977

Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1998; Long title: An Act to provide for the cooperation between the Secretary of the Interior and the States with respect to the regulation of surface coal mining operations, and the acquisition and reclamation of abandoned mines, and for other purposes.


Coal Regulatory Program – Div. of Mining, Land, and Water

Download: Regulations Governing Coal Mining in Alaska (PDF) (effective April 24, 2009) Regulatory requirements for coal mines are different than for other types of mines. Spurred by major environmental impacts from coal mining in the 1960's and 1970's, the U.S. Congress passed the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act in1977.


Surface Mining Permit - tn.gov

In addition, the Mining Section has the right to revoke or suspend any permit for violation of permit conditions or any other provisions of the Tennessee Water Quality Control Act and the Division's Surface Mining rules and regulations. The Mining Section is responsible for regulating surface mining so as to minimize the adverse effects ...


Donald Trump nixes Obama regulations on coal industry ...

Feb 16, 2017· Telling coal miners that he will keep his promises to them, President Trump on Thursday rolled back Obama-era regulations targeting the beleaguered …


Why Trump just killed a rule restricting coal companies ...

Feb 16, 2017· — Regulations around coal mining will now default to the previous 1983 stream buffer zone rule, which "has historically been applied in a manner that allows mining through streams and the ...


Trump signs bill undoing Obama coal mining rule | TheHill

President Trump on Thursday signed legislation ending a key Obama administration coal mining rule. The bill quashes the Office of Surface Mining's Stream Protection Rule, a regulation to protect ...


Coal Mining Safety and Health Regulation 2017

83 New coal mine worker not to carry out task until induction training . Contents Coal Mining Safety and Health Regulation 2017 v37 Page 6 2017 SL No. 165 Authorised by the Parliamentary Counsel ... Coal Mining Safety and Health Regulation 2017. Coal Mining Safety and.