Oregon Mining and Mining Claims
ORS 517.775
Permit fee for certain landowners and operators; erosion stabilization at mining operations exempt from reclamation

Notwithstanding the provisions of ORS 517.770 (Exemptions from reclamation requirements):


Any landowner or operator conducting surface mining on July 1, 1972, shall pay the permit fee as provided in ORS 517.800 (Fees); and


The State Department of Geology and Mineral Industries shall require the landowner or operator to complete erosion stabilization upon completion of mining at a mining operation exempt from reclamation under ORS 517.770 (Exemptions from reclamation requirements). [1971 c.719 §17; 1979 c.435 §4; 1985 c.292 §17; 1987 c.260 §3; 1987 c.361 §2; 1999 c.492 §2; 2009 c.270 §2]
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