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Chapter 11.
Mineral Mine Safety Act
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  • Article 2.
    Director and Mining Inspectors
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  • § 45.2-1108
    Affiliations of Department personnel with labor union, mining company, etc.; interest in mine; inspections of mines where inspector previously employed
    § 45.2-1109
    Appointment and general qualifications of mine inspectors
    § 45.2-1110
    Qualifications of mine inspectors
    § 45.2-1111
    Duties of Director
    § 45.2-1112
    Technical specialists
  • Article 4.
    Licensing of Mineral Mines
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  • § 45.2-1124
    License required for operation of mineral mines; term
    § 45.2-1125
    Fee to accompany application for license; Mineral Mine License Fund; disposition of fees
    § 45.2-1126
    Application for license
    § 45.2-1127
    Denial or revocation of license
    § 45.2-1128
    Operating without license; penalty
    § 45.2-1129
    Annual reports; condition to issuance of license following transfer of ownership
    § 45.2-1130
    Notices to Department; resumption of mining following discontinuance
    § 45.2-1131
    Maps of mines required to be made; contents; extension and preservation; use by Department; release; posting of map
    § 45.2-1132
    When the Director may cause maps to be made; payment of expense
    § 45.2-1133
    Making false statements; penalty
  • Article 6.
    Mine Explosions; Mine Fires; Accidents
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  • § 45.2-1144
    Reports of explosions and mine fires; procedure
    § 45.2-1145
    Operators' reports of accidents; investigations; reports by Department
    § 45.2-1146
    Reports of other accidents and injuries
    § 45.2-1147
    Duties of mine inspectors