Strip Mine Law (Missouri)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Applies to States or Provinces||Missouri|
|Name||Strip Mine Law (Missouri)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Environmental Regulations|
|Affected Technologies||Coal with CCS|
|Program Administrator||Missouri Department of Natural Resources|
This law authorizes the Land Reclamation Commission of the Department of Natural Resources to adopt and promulgate rules and regulations pertaining to strip mining of coal and reclamation, review all proposals, plans, and specifications for mining operations, and oversee land reclamation practices. Additional details, as well as permitting procedures, can be found in the text of the law.
|Department||Missouri Department of Natural Resources|
|Division||Land Reclamation Program|
|Address||P.O. Box 176|
|Place||Jefferson City, Missouri|
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||Mo. Rev. Stat. 444.500 through 444.755|
|Authority 2:||Code of State Regulations 10-40|