Mineral Exploration and Development Act of 1991: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Mining and Natural Resources of the Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Second Congress, First Session, on H.R. 918 ... Hearing Held in Denver, CO, April 12, 1991, Част 3
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs. Subcommittee on Mining and Natural Resources
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1992
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Страница 348 - ... and in the interest of conservation of natural resources, is authorized to waive, suspend, or reduce the rental, or minimum royalty, or reduce the royalty on an entire leasehold, or on any tract or portion thereof segregated for royalty purposes, whenever in his judgment it Is necessary to do so in order to promote development, or whenever In his judgment the leases cannot be successfully operated under the terms provided therein.
Страница 242 - ... or temporarily withdrawn, reserved, or withheld from private appropriation and disposal under the public land laws, including the mining laws, (d) outstanding interests of the United States in lands patented, conveyed in fee or otherwise, under the public land laws, (e) national forests, (f) wildlife refuges and ranges, and (g) the surface and subsurface resources of all such lands, including the disposition or restriction on disposition of the mineral resources in lands defined by appropriate...
Страница 242 - The Congress declares that it is the continuing policy of the Federal Government in the national interest to foster and encourage private enterprise in (1) the development of economically sound and stable domestic mining, minerals, metal and mineral reclamation industries...
Страница 243 - ... personnel as may be necessary, without regard to the provisions of title 5, United States Code, governing appointments in the competitive service...
Страница 16 - The head of each Executive agency is responsible for ensuring that all necessary actions are taken for the prevention, control, and abatement of environmental pollution with respect to Federal facilities and activities under the control of the agency.
Страница 60 - Service programs operate under additional environmental laws that were enacted to protect specific natural resources, including the Endangered Species Act, the Clean Water Act, the Clean Air Act, and other laws such as the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA).
Страница 154 - The mine plan is also subject to compliance with the Endangered Species Act, the Clean Water Act, the Clean Air Act, the National Environmental Policy Act, and other environmental regulations that are in addition to the mining laws.
Страница 243 - The Commission is authorized to secure from any department, agency, or independent instrumentality of the executive branch of the Government any information it deems necessary to carry out its functions under this Act; and each such department, agency, and instrumentality is authorized and directed to furnish such information to the Commission, upon request made by the Chairman, or the Vice Chairman when acting as Chairman.
Страница 52 - SEC. 23. CITIZEN SUITS, COURT- JURISDICTION, AND JUDICIAL REVIEW. — (a) (1) Except as provided in this section, any person having a valid legal interest which is or may be adversely affected may commence a civil action on his own behalf to compel compliance with this Act...
Страница 243 - The Chairman of the Commission shall request the head of each Federal department or independent agency which has an interest in or responsibility with respect to the retention, management, or disposition of the public lands to appoint, and the head of such department or agency shall appoint, a liaison officer who shall work closely with the Commission and its staff in matters pertaining to this Act.