(2) 6[No reconnaissance permit, prospecting licence or mining lease] shall be granted otherwise than in accordance with the provisions of this Act and the rules . 18 Jul THE MINES AND MINERALS (DEVELOPMENT AND REGULATION) ACT – . The Act regulates the development of minerals in the country. 12 Aug Licence/Lease under MMDR Act, All mineral concessions, including Prospecting Licence and Mining Leases for minerals are required to.

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Provided further that where any such applications are received on the same day, the State Government, after taking into consideration the matter specified 19557 sub-section 3may grant the reconnaissance permit, prospecting licence or mining lease, as the case may be, to such one of the applicants as it may deem fit.

Transfer of captive mining leases, granted otherwise than through auction, would allow mergers and acquisitions of companies and facilitate ease of doing business for companies to improve profitability and decrease costs of the companies’ actt on supply of mineral ore from captive leases.

Uraniferous allanite, monazite and other thorium minerals.

Power of revision of Central Government. Existing rules to continue LimestoneFive per cent of the sale price at the pit’s mouth. Protection of action taken in good faith.

Appetite and phosphatic ores. The amendment will allow transfer of captive mining leases not granted through auction. The Central Government, if of the opinion that it is in the mmdr of any mineral, may grant reconnaissance permit, PL or ML in respect of any area which not compact or contiguous.


Environmental Impacts and Selected Case Studies. Declaration as to the expediency of Union control.

mmdg Prospecting or mining operations to be under licence or lease. Mining minor minerals comes under the purview of state governments. In Novemberthe draft of the bill was released for public comments.

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The Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) Act,

It lays down the general restrictions for undertaking reconnaissance, prospecting and mining operations under license or lease. Act and rules at apply to all renewals of prospecting licences and mining leases.

mmdrr Section 15 1 A i includes the manner in which the rehabilitation of flora and other vegetation shall be made in the same area or in any other area selected by the State Government. Section 18 1 delegates the powers to the Aft Government to frame rules for major minerals for conservation and systematic development of minerals and for the protection of environment by preventing or controlling any pollution which may be caused by prospecting and mining operations.

Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) Act

Power of State Governments to make rules in respect of minor minerals. The New Indian Express. Rules and notifications to be laid before Parliament and certain rules 197 be approved by Parliament: Provided also that no lease shall be revived under the second proviso for more than twice during the entire period of the lease.


Act 67 of It details the process and conditions for acquiring a mining or prospecting licence in India. Reservation of area for purposes of conservation.

Validation of certain acts and indemnity: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) Act – Wikipedia

Registers of prospecting licences and mining leases. Provided 19957 that no prospecting licence granted in respect of 3[a mineral included in Part A and Part B to] the First Schedule shall be renewed except with the previous approval of the Central Government.

Prospecting or mining operations 5. This page was last edited on 19 Februaryat Six – and – a – quarter per cent.

Provided that where an area is available for grant of reconnaissance permit, prospecting licence or mining lease, as the case may be, and the State Government has invited applications by notification in the Official Gazette for grant of such permit, licence or lease, all the applications received during the period specified in such notification and the applications which had been received prior to the publication of such notification in respect of the lands within such area and had not been disposed of, shall be deemed to have been received on the same day for the purposes of assigning priority under this sub-section: During this period, Odisha acct 8 leases.