Mining and Mining Claims

ORS 517.720
Persons with operating permit exempted

The provisions of ORS 517.702 (Legislative findings) to 517.740 (Rules) do not apply if the applicant has obtained an operating permit, described in ORS 517.790 (Operating permit required for surface mining on certain lands), for the area described in the exploration permit. [Formerly 517.968; 1999 c.492 §13]
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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