Legislative and Regulatory Update
September 2008 by Staff• ESA changes proposed
Pending legislation requiring the government to mint a $20 coin with palladium mined domestically would put Montana front and center.
• Crown Resources Corp.
• X-Cal Resources Ltd.
• Altair International
• Royal Gold, Inc.
The recently passed Economic Stimulus Package of 2008 is a $168-billion economic “rescue” package that includes rebates for taxpayers and tax breaks for businesses. At the heart of the package are tax rebates, scheduled to be distributed beginning in early May. The tax breaks for small-scale mining operations and businesses are retroactive to the beginning of 2008.
• Stupid policies in action
• Does a Cipro prescription come with that house?
• No Adventure Pass needed
• Supreme Court of Canada rules on aboriginal title claims
• No agreement reached in suction gold dredge permitting case
The Nevada Historical Society's "This Was Nevada" Series
“Neither rain nor sleet nor snow...” How does that saying go?
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