Coal Mining Regulation


Coal Mining Safety and Health Regulation 2017

Coal Mining Safety and Health Regulation 2017 Page 4 42 Safety and health management system for personal fatigue and other physical and psychological impairment, and drugs 59 43 Dealing with records and information about a person’s fitness for work 61 Division 2 Coal mine workers’ health scheme Subdivision 1 Preliminary


Trump signs bill undoing Obama coal mining rule | TheHill

The bill quashes the Office of Surface Mining's Stream Protection Rule, a regulation to protect waterways from coal mining waste that officials finalized in December


Trump overturns regulation on coal mining debris - CBS News

Feb 16, 2017 · Trump overturns regulation on coal mining debris Mr Trump called the regulation a “job-killing rule” before he signed a measure to overturn it Lawmakers from coal-mining states stood close by, including Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky, Sen Rand Paul, R-Ky, Sen Joe Manchin, D-WVa and Sen Shelley Moore Capito, R-WVa


Trump signs measure rolling back last-minute Obama coal

Feb 16, 2017 · President Donald Trump signed a measure Thursday that rolls back a last-minute Obama administration rule aimed at stopping the coal mining industry from dumping waste into …


OSMRE Regulating Coal Mines


Coal Mining Effluent Guidelines | US EPA


History of Ohio Coal Mining & Regulation

History of Coal Mining & Regulation in Ohio Ohio's Coal Mining History Coal mining in Ohio began around 1800 and during its first 150 years, was an unregulated industry Until the time of World War I, coal mining in Ohio was conducted almost exclusively underground and largely by manual stoneor


Coal Mining Regulation & Compliance | Coal Services

Legislation Under the Act, Coal Services exercises a number of key statutory functions These include the provision of critical services to the NSW coal mining industry across the areas of occupational health and rehabilitation, workers compensation, collection of statistics, and mines rescue emergency services and training As


Donald Trump nixes Obama regulations on coal industry

Feb 16, 2017 · The testing is meant to provide baseline data that would help government agencies determine if there had been any pollution due to coal mining In practical terms the regulations …


Regulations | Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA)

The Mine Act gives the Secretary of stoneor authority to develop, promulgate, and revise health or safety standards for the protection of life and prevention of injuries in the nation’s mines Implementation of the Mine Act includes: Regulations and Standards in 30 CFR Parts 1 – 199


OSMRE Regulating Coal Mines

The Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSMRE) is the primary regulator of coal mining under SMCRA until a State or Indian Tribe demonstrates that it has developed a regulatory program that meets all of the requirements in the SMCRA and implementing regulations issued by OSMRE (30 CFR Chapter VII) When a State or Indian Tribe


Republicans Move to Block Rule on Coal Mining Near Streams

Feb 02, 2017 · Republicans Move to Block Rule on Coal Mining Near StreamsRepublicans Move to Block Rule on Coal Mining Near Streams Both the coal and foreign-payment rules were made final in the last days of the Obama administration, putting them in the cross hairs of the Republican-controlled Congress, together with other last-minute Obama regulations yet to take effect


Trump rolls back regulations on coal - USA TODAY

Feb 16, 2017 · President Donald Trump signed a resolution Thursday rolling back a the Stream Protection Rules -- a body of regulations aimed at coal mining near streams (Feb 16)


History of Ohio Coal Mining & Regulation

Ohio’s first state law regulating coal mining, the Strip Coal Mining Act, became effective in 1947 This law required Ohio mine operators to have a state-issued license and, to ensure that reclamation would be performed, to pay a bond of $10000 for each acre of land mined


Coal regulations - SourceWatch

Oct 04, 2017 · Coal Mining The main US statute controlling coal mining is the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act (SMCRA) Under the law, each state must establish a federally approved enforcement program SMCRA is administered by the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement in the Department of Interior


DNR: Mine Regulation - Indiana

Mine Regulation The Division of Reclamation administers Indiana’s Surface Coal Mine Reclamation Act following the grant of primacy to the state by the United States Department of Interior, Office of Surface Mining, in 1982 Coal mining contributes approximately $5-6 billion annually to the Indiana economy


Coal Mine Safety Regulation in China and the USA

Coal Mine Safety Regulation in China and the USA ANDREW W HOMER Tulane University Law School, New Orleans, LA, USA ABSTRACT The People’s Republic of China (PRC) and the USA are, by long measure, the world’s largest producers and consumers of coal Coal production is inherently risky, and fatal-ities are unavoidable in these large coal economies


Donald Trump nixes Obama regulations on coal industry

Feb 16, 2017 · Trump nixes Obama regulations on coal industry The regulations, which would cost the coal sector at least $81 million per year, according to government estimates, were designed to protect America’s streams and waterways from pollution produced during mining Environmentalists maintain such rules are desperately needed to protect the nation’s water from the dangers of fossil fuel …


About Mining and Minerals | Bureau of Land Management

Mining Law of 1872 The federal law governing locatable minerals is the Mining Law of 1872 (May 10, 1872), which declared all valuable mineral deposits in land belonging to the United States to be free and open to exploration and purchase


Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) | MSHA

Regulations FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS; Up to $400,000 is available for mine safety education and training Accepting applications until June 9 As of 2019, MSHA no longer separates Coal and Metal/Nonmetal fatalities in this space All Fatality Reports


Obama rushes out 11th-hour regulations targeting coal

Dec 19, 2016 · At the eleventh hour, the Obama administration on Monday rolled out regulations to crack down on coal mining across the country, a parting shot against the beleaguered industry as …


Regulations and Publications - Illinois DNR

The Coal Mining Act (225 ILCS 705) governs the working conditions and atmospheres in the state's underground and surface mines to ensure the health and safety …


Underground Mining Regulations - Occupational Health and

(2) At a non-coal mine, if flammable gas has been ignited, or flammable gas has been measured in the general body of air in a concentration that is equal to or greater than 025% by volume in the air being tested, the Director may order that a provision of these regulations that is otherwise applicable only to a coal mine be adopted by the


The Coal Mines Regulations, 2011 - DGMS

The Coal Mines Regulations, 2011 11 (53) “ Regional Inspector” means the Inspector of Mines having jurisdiction over a geographical area in which the mine is situated and over which he exercises his powers under the Act; (54) “river” means any stream or current of …


THE COAL MINES REGULATIONS, 1957 - India - Home Page

submitted within sixty days of coming into force of the Coal Mines (Amendment) Regulations, 1985: Provided further that if the boundary of amine is changed as per sub-regulation (1) of regulation 107, a plan showing the new boundary, shall be submitted within seven days of the said change


A History of Government Regulations Imposed on the Mining

Apr 17, 2019 · The Federal Coal Mine Safety Act of 1952 introduced a range of new regulations The act introduced annual mine inspections for the first time, and it gave the BOM the power to issue violation notices and withdrawal orders


Trump Signs Repeal Of Obama Coal Mining Regulations

Trump said he’s “committed to reviving America’s coal mining communities, which have been hurting for too long” — a major campaign promise he made was to rollback federal regulations on coal use Lawmakers have introduced at least 37 CRA resolutions to repeal Obama-era rules As many as 150 regulations are eligible for repeal under


Obama issues coal mining regulations despite Trump's

Dec 19, 2016 · WASHINGTON, Dec 19 (UPI) --President Barack Obama approved new regulations Monday to protect streams and groundwater from coal mining, a measure that his successor Donald Trump opposesThe rule


Coal Mining Safety and Health Regulation 2001

[s 61] Coal Mining Safety and Health Regulation 2001 Chapter 2 All coal mines Part 8 Mine plans and other information about mines Current as at 11 September 2015 Page 69 prescribed equipment means— (a) metal equipment, including casing; and (b) any other equipment that may create a hazard to coal mining operations


The Coal Mines Regulations, 2011 - DGMS

The Coal Mines Regulations, 2011 10 (i) any locomotive or any stationary or portable engine, air compressor, boiler or steam apparatus, or any such apparatus, appliances or combination of appliances which is intended for developing, storing, transmitting, converting or utilizing energy; or


Underground Mining Regulations - Occupational Health and

185 (1) The mine manager at a coal mine must prepare a mine explosion suppression procedure certified as adequate by an engineer for the suppression of explosions of coal dust and flammable gas underground that is suitable for the conditions and mining system of the mine


Ohio DMRM Laws & Regulations

Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) In addition to the coal mining and reclamation laws, operators must comply with a host of other local, state, and federal laws and programs to maintain a permit to mine coal in Ohio Federal laws include the Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, Federal Coal Mine Safety and Health Act, Endangered Species Act,


Coal Mine Health and Safety Regulation 2006

Page 3 2004 No 783 Coal Mine Health and Safety Regulation 2006 Explanatory note This Regulation is made under the Coal Mine Health and Safety Act 2002 (as amended by the Mine Health and Safety Act 2004), including section 192 (the general regulation-making power) and the sections mentioned in the Regulation


Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) | MSHA

Regulations FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS; Up to $400,000 is available for mine safety education and training Accepting applications until June 9 As of 2019, MSHA no longer separates Coal and Metal/Nonmetal fatalities in this space All Fatality Reports


OSMRE Laws, Regulations, and Guidance

Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act (SMCRA) PL 95-87, Enacted August 3, 1977 "An Act to provide for the cooperation between the Secretary of the Interior and the States with respect to the regulation of surface coal mining operations, and the acquisition and reclamation of abandoned mines, and for other purposes"


Obama rushes out 11th-hour regulations targeting coal

Dec 19, 2016 · At the eleventh hour, the Obama administration on Monday rolled out regulations to crack down on coal mining across the country, a parting shot against the beleaguered industry as …


Trump overturns bill on coal mining debris | Fox News

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump has put the brakes on a regulation blocking coal mining debris from being dumped into nearby streams Trump called the regulation a "job-killing rule" before


Mining related codes and regulations

WV Coal Surface Mining Rule (38 CSR 2) (Updated 07-02-2018) (This rule denotes all changes approved by the WV Legislature and are still pending action from OSM) Groundwater Protection Rules Coal Mining Operations (38 CSR 2F) Quarry Reclamation Act (WV Code §22-4) Rules for Quarrying and Reclamation (38 CSR 3)