(2) 6[No reconnaissance permit, prospecting licence or mining lease] shall be granted otherwise than in accordance with the provisions of this Act and the rules . 18 Jul THE MINES AND MINERALS (DEVELOPMENT AND REGULATION) ACT – . The Act regulates the development of minerals in the country. 12 Aug Licence/Lease under MMDR Act, All mineral concessions, including Prospecting Licence and Mining Leases for minerals are required to.
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Provided that if the Central Government is of opinion that in the interests of the development of any mineral, it is necessary so to do, it may, for reasons to be recorded by it, in writing, permit any person to acquire one or more prospecting licences or mining leases covering an area in excess of the aforesaid total area;] 4[ c any reconnaissance permit, mining lease or prospecting licence in respect of any area which is not compact or contiguous: Rights and liabilities of a holder of prospecting licence or mining lease.
Provided that in respect of any mineral specified in the First Schedule, no 4[reconnaissance permit, prospecting licence or mining lease] shall be granted except with the previous approval of the Central Government. Power to authorise Geological Survey of India, etc. Recovery of certain sums as arrears of land revenue. The state government will be allowed to set up special courts for such trials. Protection of action taken in good faith.
Relaxation of rules in special cases. Registers of prospecting licences and mining leases. LimestoneFive per cent of the sale price at the pit’s mouth subject to a minimum of thirty – seven naye paise per ton. Preferential right of certain persons. Provided that where the holder of such mining lease becomes liable, under section 9, to pay royalty for any mineral removed or consumed by him or by his agent, manager employee, contractor or sub-lessee from the leased area, he shall be liable to pay either such royalty, or the dead rent mmrd respect of that area, whichever is greater.
Preferential right of certain persons: These amendments also gave a greater autonomy to State Governments by completely withdrawing regulatory power in case of minor minerals and also reducing the list of the first schedule minerals for which permission from the Central Government is necessary before granting or renewal of mmmdr PL license or mining lease ML.
Act and rules to apply to all renewal of prospecting licences and mining leases. Iron – a Used for extraction of iron within theFive per cent.
Preferential right of certain mmdd. Special powers of Central Government to undertake prospecting or mining operations in certain lands. Provided 9157 where the State Government or other person in whom the minerals are vested or the holder of any prospecting licence or mining lease applies to the Central Government to furnish to it or him a copy of the report submitted under sub-section 5that State Government or other person or the holder of a prospecting 157 or mining lease, as the case may be, shall bear such reasonable part of the costs of investigation as the Central Government may specify in this behalf and shall, on payment of such part of the costs of investigation, be entitled to receive from the Central Government a true copy of the report submitted to it under sub-section 5.
Declaration as to the expediency of Union mmdr. Sulphur and its ores. Declaration axt to expediency of Union control.
Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) Act
Section 18 2 states that the rules may provide for all or any of the following matters; k the disposal or discharge of waste acy or tailing arising from any mining or metallurgical operation carried out in a mine, and adt the manner in which and the authority by which directions may be issued to the owners of any mine to do or refrain from doing certain things in the interest of conservation or systematic development of minerals or for the protection of environment by preventing or controlling pollution which may be caused by prospecting or mining operations.
Power of revision of Central Government Declaration as to expediency of Union control 3.
Restrictions on the grant of prospecting licences or mining leases: Maximum area for which a prospecting licence or mining lease may be granted. Gold, silver, platinum and other precious metalsSix – and – a – quarter per cent of the sale price at the their ores, copper, lead and zinc ores.
Retrieved from ” https: Seven – and – a – half per cent of the sale price at the pit’s mouth subject to a minimum of one rupee and twelve naye paise per ton.
Delegation of powers Power to modify mining leases granted before 25th Mmdr, An Act to provide for the regulation of mines and the development of minerals under the control of the Union.
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Validation of certain acts and indemnity. China ClaySeven – and – a – half per cent of the sale price at the pit’s mouth.
Provided that the State Government is satisfied that the licensee has not committed any breach of the terms and conditions of the prospecting licence and is otherwise a fit person for being granted the mining lease.
A fixed percentage to the revenue of any mine will be allocated to development of the area around it, to be called a District Mineral Foundation. Special provisions relating to mining leases for coal granted before 25th October, The New Indian Express.
During this period, Odisha renewed 8 leases. Prospecting or mining operations: Act and rules to apply to all renewal of prospecting licences and mining leases Power of revision of Central Government. Dead rent to be paid by the lessee. Provided that the State Government is satisfied that the permit holder or the licensee, as the case may be,— a has undertaken reconnaissance mmsr or prospecting operations, as the case may be, to establish mineral resources in such land.