Mining and Mining Claims

ORS 517.967
Technical review team


A technical review team shall be composed of representatives from the State Department of Geology and Mineral Industries and each permitting agency and cooperating agency. The technical review team shall:


Establish methodology guidelines to be followed in the collection of baseline data;


Coordinate with the applicant the use of baseline data collection methodologies as approved by the permitting and cooperating agencies; and


Determine whether the mining operation as proposed in the consolidated application complies with ORS 517.956 (Requirements for mining operations) and any other applicable requirements for a permit listed under ORS 517.971 (Consolidated application).


Each permitting agency and cooperating agency shall designate an appropriate staff member to serve on the technical review team. [1991 c.735 §11; 2013 c.371 §15]
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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