Legislative and Regulatory Update
October 2015 by Scott Harn• Anti-dredging bill SB 637 passes
We ask that all who attend this demonstration bring their mining equipment to display and actively talk with the attending public in a courteous fashion about the benefits of suction dredging…
We can either surrender or draw a line in the sand and fight to hold the remaining mining rights we still have.
• US Supreme Court declines to hear dredging controversy
• Why Senate Bill S3422 is bad for America
• Comment deadline extended for new California dredging regulations
- Reminder: Annual claim fees due September 1, 2017
- Update on California suction gold dredging
After many decades of closures, land-use restrictions, and over-regulation, miners and all other public land users may finally see some real relief due to the efforts of MMAC.
Each separate Mining District is a federally recognized entity. There are huge advantages—picture yourself going to an oversight meeting where 2, 3, 4, or even more Mining District representatives have obtained voting positions on the board.
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