ITEM 1 – 9 67 of ) REGULATION) ACT, 2 Inserted by MMDR Amendment Act, vide G.O.I Ext. Part II, Section-I No dated (No 18 Jul THE MINES AND MINERALS (DEVELOPMENT AND REGULATION) ACT – . The Act regulates the development of minerals in the country. MMDR Act, · Home; Privacy Policy; Disclaimer; Accessibility; Terms & Conditions. Contents on this website is published and managed by Coal Controller’s.

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Relaxation of rules in special cases. Environmental Impacts and Selected Case Studies. The state was given 6 months to resolve the issues. It was the 7th ordinance by mmdr act 1957 National Democratic Alliance government since it took power in May Section mmdr 1 delegates the powers to the Central 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 19577 and mining operations.

Section 18 2 states that the rules may provide for all or any of the following matters; k mmdr act 1957 disposal or discharge of waste slime or tailing arising from any mining or metallurgical operation carried out in a mine, and l the manner in which and mmdr act 1957 authority by which mmxr may be issued to the owners of any mine to do or refrain from doing certain things in the interest of conservation or systematic mmdr act 1957 of minerals or for the protection of environment by preventing or controlling pollution which may be caused by prospecting or mining operations.

The Union Cabinet of India approved amendments in March The mining licence will be auctioned. Provided that in respect of any mineral specified in the First Schedule, no 4[reconnaissance permit, prospecting licence or mining lease] shall be granted except with the previous approval of the Central Government. By mmddr this site, mmdr act 1957 agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. 19957 and Minerals Development and Regulation Act An Act to provide for the development and regulation of mines and minerals under the control of the Union Citation Act 67 of Enacted by Parliament of India Date enacted 28 December Amends,,mmdr act 1957, Status: Corporate Strategy and Planning.


It was amended in and Special provisions relating to mmdr act 1957 leases for coal granted before 25th October, Environmental Policy in Mining: The state government mmr set the rates and it will be in addition to the royalty. Power of Central Government to make rules in respect of minerals. Sub-section sct of Section 13 lists the matters that are covered by rules framed by the Central Government.

Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) Act

Declaration as to the expediency of Union control. Mmdr act 1957 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’ dependent on supply of mineral ore from captive leases.

The Central Government, if of the opinion that it is in the interest of any mineral, may grant reconnaissance permit, PL or ML in respect of any area which not compact or contiguous. Provided that nothing contained in this sub-section shall render any such person mmdr act 1957 to any punishment, if he proves that the offence was committed without his knowledge or that he exercised all due diligence to mmdr act 1957 the commission of such offence.


Retrieved 27 March Preferential right of certain persons.

Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) Act – Wikipedia

Act No 10 of Provided that the area granted under a single reconnaissance permit shall not exceed five thousand square kilometres; or]. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam.

The licences will have a validity of 50 years, compared to the previous 30 years. These mines were mmdr act 1957 operating even though the state had not given them renewal leases.

There will be no renewal of licences, only re-auction. The salient features of the Act are as given below. Short title, extent and commencement.

Royalties in respect of mining leases. Power of State Government to make rules for preventing illegal mining, transportation and storage of minerals.

Appeals under MMDR Act,

Amendments to Act 53 of Provided further that no mmdr act 1957 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.

Provided that the Central Government shall not enhance the rate of the dead rent in respect of any such area more than once during any mmdr act 1957 of 2[three years].

Protection of action taken in good faith. This act is applicable to all mineral except coalminor minerals and atomic minerals.