Biden seeks federal mining law overhaul
From redefining WOTUS to replacing the Mining Law of 1872, White House seeks reforms; streamlining permitting on table North of 60 Mining News – June 25, 2021
Last updated 7/29/2021 at 3:33pm
From reinstating the Roadless Rule in the Tongass Forest to replacing the General Mining Law of 1872, federal regulations being proposed by President Joe Biden threaten to rain on a parade of strong metals prices, growing demand for critical minerals, and robust investments into mineral exploration and mining across Alaska.
"We recommend Congress develop legislation to replace outdated mining l...