Mining and Mining Claims

ORS 517.065
Effect of noncompliance with law in locating claim


(1)

Subject to ORS 517.060 (Correcting defective notice of location), all locations or attempted locations of quartz mining claims subsequent to December 31, 1898, that do not comply with ORS 517.010 (Location of mining claims upon veins or lodes) and 517.030 (Recording copy of location notice) are void.

(2)

Except as provided in ORS 517.060 (Correcting defective notice of location), all locations or attempted locations of placer mining claims made after August 9, 1961, that do not comply with the provisions of ORS 517.042 (“Legal subdivision” defined for ORS 517.042 to 517.052) to 517.052 (Recording copy of location notice) are void. [Subsection (1) formerly 517.050; subsection (2) enacted as 1961 c.525 §6]
Chapter 517

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Power of Department of Environmental Quality to regulate mining activities and recovery of oil and geothermal activities, (1972) Vol 35, p 1100

Law Review Citations

4 EL 370 (1974)


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