MMAC & PLP Update
October 2015 by Scott HarnKeep in mind there are specific steps that must be taken to get your traditional mining district organized if it has fallen into disarray.
Mexican Government Begins Mining Industry Overhaul
A proposed constitutional amendment to raise the cap on mining taxes can proceed as written, a state judge ruled March 14.
Unfortunately, mining is politically unpopular and support of the mining industry, no matter how many jobs it brings to a state, even in times of difficult financial need, is never popular among politicians of any stripe.
- Bishop and Curtis seek to rein in Antiquities Act abuses
- Lands bill signed by President Trump
• Congress heading into summer recess
• Maintenance fees due!
If you do not have the time to read the entire document, I would suggest starting with the Executive Summary that begins on page 80.
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