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Summary of Mining and Petroleum Laws of the World (In Five Parts). 2. East Asia and the Pacific.
NTIS: PB 218 692 :104 pages
This volume summarizes mining and petroleum legislation in 25 jurisdictions of east Asia and the Pacific. Within these jurisdictions, primary attention is given to requirements that must be met in each country for acquisition of rights to permit development of mineral resources. Coverage includes the following: first, identification of the controlling laws or statutes governing minerals acquisition and reference to the administrative authority; second, analysis of the laws governing mines and quarries and their products; and third, analysis of laws applicable to natural gas, petroleum, and related materials. Where pertinent, sections dealing with historical background or administration have been added. In countries where minerals are subject to control of states or provinces, those areas are considered separately from the central government.
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NTIS: PB 218 692
Page last reviewed: April 12, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division