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2015-1-3 · In Indian Territory coal towns, the coal barons were the law. to Oklahoma''s coal belt stretches in an arc across the southeastern part of the state. The center of mining activity ran from Lehigh to McAlester, then turned northeast to McCurtain. With few exceptions, the most notable being the Henryetta district, the lion''s share of
2021-6-8 · Federal notice on surface coal mining a ''significant loss of power by Oklahoma''. Farrell-Cooper Mining Co. workers operate equipment within an open pit coal mine in Oklahoma. (Oklahoma ...
2021-4-17 · Oklahoma AG challenges federal authorities over coal mining activity in Muscogee (Creek) Nation. Officials with the U.S. Department of Interior told Oklahoma leaders earlier this month to turn over their records and to halt oversight activities related to surface coal mining and reclamation activities inside the Muscogee (Creek) Nation reservation.
2010-11-30 · Oklahoma''s Abandoned Mine Land Reclamation Plan (Oklahoma Conservation Commission, 1983), allowing Oklahoma to begin applying for about S3.3 million in reclamation funds (or 50 percent of all fees collected from active coal mine operations in Oklahoma since enactment of the Surface Mining Act).
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2021-11-10 · The Oklahoma Supreme Court has overturned a $465 million opioid ruling against drugmaker Johnson & Johnson, finding that a lower court wrongly interpreted the state''s public nuisance law. The court ruled in a 5-1 decision Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2021, that the district court in 2019 was wrong to find that New Jersey-based J&J and its Belgium-based ...
Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act (SMCRA) P.L. 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."
Bibliography. I. C. Gunning, When Coal Mining Was King: Coal Mining in the Choctaw Nation (N.p.: Eastern Oklahoma Historical Society, 1975). Michael J. Hightower, "Cattle, Coal and Indian Land: A Tradition of Mining in Southeastern Oklahoma," The …
WHITEHEAD COAL MINING CO. v. SCHNEIDER. 1919 OK 230 183 P. 49 75 Okla. 175 Case Number: 10076 Decided: 07/22/1919 Supreme Court of Oklahoma. WHITEHEAD COAL MINING CO. v. SCHNEIDER. Syllabus ¶0 1. Master and Servant--Safety Appliances--Exemptions from Liability.
2021-7-20 · Gov. Kevin Stitt has filed a lawsuit against the Biden administration over the state''s right to regulate mining in eastern Oklahoma.The lawsuit is the newest chapter in the legal battle over tribal sovereignty after the U.S. Supreme Court''s McGirt ruling.
Oklahoma laws now require all lands disturbed by mining to be reclaimed and restored to their original conditions or to a beneficial use. Kenneth V. Luza and Kenneth S. Johnson See also: COAL, ENVIRONMENT AND CULTURAL ECOLOGY, LIMESTONE, MINED LAND RECLAMATION, MINING AND MINERALS, SALT AND SALT WORKS, TRI-STATE LEAD AND ZINC DISTRICT
HICKORY COAL CO. v. LOZANO - 128 P.2d 1009, 191 Okla. 262, 1942 OK 251
2021-7-19 · coal mining and reclamation operations in accordance with [the Act]"; (2) "a State law which provides sanctions for violations of State laws, regulations, or conditions of permits"; (3) "a State regulatory authority with sufficient administrative and technical
2021-9-13 · USA: Mining Laws and Regulations 2022. ICLG - Mining Laws and Regulations - USA covers common issues in mining laws and regulations – including the acquisition of rights, ownership requirements and restrictions, processing, transfer and encumbrance, environmental aspects, native title and land rights – in 15 jurisdictions.
Afterward, no significant strikes took place for four decades. In December 1977 three coal mines that produced about 40 percent of Oklahoma''s soft coal were closed by the United Mine Workers. This included the Peabody Coal and Mine Company, located between Nowata and Vinita, and two mines owned by Garland Coal and Mining near Stigler and Bokoshe.
2021-11-19 · The mission of the Oklahoma Department of Mines (ODM) is to protect the environment of the state, to protect the health and safety of the miners and to protect the life, health, and property of the citizens who are affected through enforcement of the state mining and reclamation laws. ODM is a regulatory authority empowered to execute, enforce ...
2021-7-19 · Oklahoma state leaders have filed a lawsuit against the federal government related to coal mining and reclamation operations.
2021-4-17 · Oklahoma AG challenges federal authorities over coal mining activity in Muscogee (Creek) Nation. Officials with the U.S. Department of Interior told Oklahoma leaders earlier this month to turn ...
The suit states that the Biden administration sought to "unlawfully strip Oklahoma of its jurisdiction for the regulation of surface coal mining and reclamation operations under Title IV and V of the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act (SMCRA)" and impose a federal program in its place.
Scope and Contents FULL FINDING AID (PDF) Coal mining company. Correspondence, financial reports, leases, legal reports, and general reports, all dated 1903–1944, regarding the operation and management of the Kali-Inla Coal Company of Hartshorne, Indian Territory, and Oklahoma, and that of its subsidiary coal companies and related firms.
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"(2) Plaintiff avers that on and prior to January 19, 1914, plaintiff was working for said defendant, the Oklahoma Coal Company, in its mine No. 6, located near Dewar, in the aforesaid county and state, said plaintiff was working in the capacity of what is known as brushing down the entry, and while working in said mine, and in what was known ...
2017-1-1 · P.O. Box 53390 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73152-3390 (405) 521-4911. All rules and documents listed below are current as of January 1, 2017. Unofficial Oklahoma Department of Mines Regulations Title 460. Chapter 1: Oklahoma Mining Commission. Chapter 2: Rules of Practice and Procedure for the Coal Reclamation Act of 1979
Coal Leases (BLM) Oklahoma has 248 coal leases on public land listed in The Coal Fields™. Of these leases, 4.84% are authorized while 49.6% are now closed. Le Flore, Latimer, and Haskell are the most authorized counties in Oklahoma.
2020-3-18 · means the Chief Mine Inspector of the State of Oklahoma or such officer, bureau or commission as may lawfully succeed to the powers and duties of such department. "Limited use permit" means a restricted, non-coal sur- face mining and reclamation permit limited to two (2) acres and limited to a one (1) year term. "Mine"