Legislative and Regulatory Update
September 2015 by Scott Harn
For now, MSHA is just collecting information. However, the information it collects will shape what comes next.
We have an opportunity to make significant and substantial changes to provide relief for small miners with the Trump Administration and the current makeup of Congress. We realize the time to act is now, but we need your help.
Judge Ochoa went so far as to call the California permit scheme “unenforceable.”
We soon found that our discovery post and other claim markers were gone and replaced with new posts and a notice of location with an earlier date than had been on our notice of location.
• Two million acres of proposed habitat
• Last chance for Nevada claim refunds
• California suction gold dredging update
• Bills introduced to stop federal management of greater sage grouse
• WOTUS under review
• Congressional Review Act
The Bawl Mill • Ask The Experts • Ask The Experts • Ask The Experts • Ask The Experts • Ask The Experts • Ask The Experts • Detecting Nuggets—Overcoming New Challenges • Modern Mining Reclamation • Retired Geologist Warned Public of Pending EPA Disaster • Piles of Gold • AMRA Takes On USFS in Idaho • Iron Ores and Iron Mining • Two Men Claim Discovery of Nazi Treasure Train • Melman on Gold & Silver • Emergency Dredging Closures in Washington State • More Gold Recovered Off Florida Coast • Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices