Legislative and Regulatory Update
November 2017 by Scott Harn
- EPA ends "sue and settle"
- Sage grouse mineral withdrawal cancelled
• Our Federal Landlord
• One down, two to go
• Challenging timing windows in Washington State
• More roadblocks to mining
Keep in mind there are specific steps that must be taken to get your traditional mining district organized if it has fallen into disarray.
Nevada’s attorney general for the first time is joining a rural county in a 15-year-old legal battle...
Republican legislators say the funding is necessary to protect state interests...
• Critical minerals a priority
• Montana miners win again
• MSHA backs down
• Environmental groups as foreign agents
Many miners have failed to exercise their rights by using the power of their Mining Districts and laws that are already on the books, such as 43 CFR 9712.1, which states…
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