Legislative and Regulatory Update
February 2018 by Scott Harn
• Critical minerals a priority
• Montana miners win again
• MSHA backs down
• Environmental groups as foreign agents
The law is on our side, but we’ve seen some crazy rulings coming out of courtrooms lately. I believe Rinehart will win his case, but then we move on to the State Water Resources Control Board.
• Change is coming at Interior
• Interior Department seeking public comment regarding minerals
- Zinke leaving office
- Property rights triumph over critical habitat says Supreme Court
- Water of the United States
The fire started early October 4, destroying the Bureau of Land Management office on the edge of town within minutes.
Somehow the Bureau of Land Management seems to have forgotten that they work for the people.
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