MMAC & PLP Update
June 2016 by Scott HarnEach 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.
Judge Ochoa went so far as to call the California permit scheme “unenforceable.”
“The evidence is clear—mineral deposits alone are not enough to attract precious commodity investment dollars...”
• Idaho challenges EPA regulations
• California suction gold dredging
• California dredging update
• Favorable bills in Congress
• PLP continues the fight for miners' rights
• Oregon miners fight back
• Bills address strategic minerals
Keep in mind there are specific steps that must be taken to get your traditional mining district organized if it has fallen into disarray.
We definitely got their undivided attention with our presentations. As a direct result of our presentations, the Desert Advisory Council recommended a Memorandum of Understanding be put together between the council and the Rand Mining District. This MOU was recently completed.
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