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- Sand thugs hit officials. // Telegraph (Calcutta, India);11/28/2015, p7
The article reports that a team of officials from the irrigation, police and land departments in India were hit by alleged Trinamul supporters when they attempted to stop illegal sand mining in Katwa in Burdwan, West Bengal.
- Assays from the legal vein. Aston, R. Lee // Engineering & Mining Journal (00958948);Feb98, Vol. 199 Issue 2, p56LL
Presents an update on legal issues affecting the North American mining industry as of February 1998. Includes a legal malpractice suit filed by an environmental supply company against a law firm over mine lien in `Environmental Liners versus Carlock Ryley'; Settlement pond rupture in `Evans...
- Finders keepers: The mining law and the great terrain robbery. Howe, S. // Backpacker;Sep91, Vol. 19 Issue 6, p65
Explains how the Mining Law of 1872 actually works. How mining and other interests can acquire public lands for as little as $2.50 an acre; Hard-rock minerals; `Grandfathered' stakes, or claims staked before a park or wilderness was officially designated; `Commercial quantity' of minerals;...
- Federal Mining Law. // Congressional Digest;Mar1994, Vol. 73 Issue 3, p72
Presents provisions of the Mining Law of 1872. Self-initiation; Free access; Security of title; Due diligence.
- Bill Summaries. // Congressional Digest;Mar1994, Vol. 73 Issue 3, p74
Compares Senate Bill 775 and House Resolution 322 introduced during the first session of the 103rd Congress to reform the Mining Law of 1872. Surface management; Abandoned mine fund; Royalty; Limitation on patent issuance.
- Recent Action in the Congress. // Congressional Digest;Mar1994, Vol. 73 Issue 3, p77
Presents legislation in Congress aimed at reforming the Mining Law of 1872. Representative Nick Rahall's introduction of House Resolution 332; Senator Dale Bumpers' proposed Senate Bill 775; Need for a House-Senate conference committee to resolve the differences between the two bills.
- Should the House Pass H.R. 322, Federal Mining Law Reform? PRO. // Congressional Digest;Mar1994, Vol. 73 Issue 3, p78
Presents arguments of those who are in favor of House's passage of House Resolution 332 aimed at reforming the Mining Law of 1872. Representative Richard H. Lehman; Representative George Miller; Representative Nick J. Rahall; Representative Ralph S. Regula; Representative Karan English;...
- Should the House Pass H.R. 322, Federal Mining Law Reform? CON. // Congressional Digest;Mar1994, Vol. 73 Issue 3, p79
Presents arguments of those who are against House's passage of House Resolution 332 aimed at reforming the Mining Law of 1872. Representative Dan Schaefer; Representative Ken Calvert; Representative Don Young; Representative Barbara F. Vucanovich; Representative Jim Kolbe; Representative Jon Kyl.
- 1872 Mining Law needs minor alternative but not vast changes, says report. // Engineering & Mining Journal (00958948);Sep98, Vol. 199 Issue 9, p32PP
Reports on the changes needed to the 1872 Mining Law in the United States. Metal mining on federal lands; Provisions of the mining law; Profitability of mines.