Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" Where minerals have been found and the evidence is of such a character that a person of ordinary prudence would be justified in the further expenditure of his labor and means, with a reasonable prospect of success, in developing a valuable mine, the requirements... "
Alaska Reports - Page 541
by United States. District Court (Alaska) - 1906
Full view - About this book

Phosphate Lease Termination: Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Mines and ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs. Subcommittee on Mines and Mining - 1976 - 347 pages
...valuable mineral deposit was a discovery "of such a character that a person of ordinary prudence would ba justified in the further expenditure of his labor...and means, with a reasonable prospect of success, in developi.-.n a valuable mine . . . ." Castle v. t:onblc, l9 LD 455, ,o7 . (l094l. In Chrj.smnn v. Hillcr....
Full view - About this book

Revision of the Mining Law of 1872

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, Irving Senzel - 1977 - 57 pages
...definition in Castle v. Womble?3 endorsed by the Supreme Court,24 held that . . . where minerals have been found and the evidence is of such a character...mine, the requirements of the statute have been met ... it may be said that the requirement relating to discovery refers to present facts and not to the...
Full view - About this book

Hard Rock Mining on the Public Land

David Sheridan - 1977 - 37 pages
...Mining Law of 1872 is valid. For many years, the courts used the "prudent man" rule requiring "evidence of such a character that a person of ordinary prudence...further expenditure of his labor and means, with a valuable mine. . ." But in United States v. Coleman (1968), the Supreme Court introduced the "marketability...
Full view - About this book

Federal coal management program: oversight hearings before the Subcommittee ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs. Subcommittee on Mines and Mining - 1980
..."prudent-man test" in order to qualify as 'Valuable mineral deposits," the discovered deposits must be of such a character that "a person of ordinary prudence...prospect of success, in developing a valuable mine . . . ." This Court has approved the prudent-man formulation and interpretation on numerous occasions....
Full view - About this book

Federal Coal Management Program: Oversight Hearings Before the ..., Part 1

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs. Subcommittee on Mines and Mining - 1980
...substantially more data than is necessary to determine whether "a prudent person would be justified in further expenditure of his labor and means with a reasonable prospect of success's in developing a valuable mine". The fact that the applicant, knowing of the environmental...
Full view - About this book

How Interior Should Handle Congressionally Authorized Federal Coal Lease ...

United States. General Accounting Office - 1981 - 56 pages
...a prospecting permit is of such character and quantity that a prudent person would be justified in further expenditure of his labor and means with a...prospect of success in developing a valuable mine. A collective term for the sum of coal in both measured and indicated reserves. A procedure that considers...
Full view - About this book

Additions to the national wilderness preservation system: hearings before ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs. Subcommittee on Public Lands and National Parks - 1982
...a character and quantity that •* 7™jde-.t person would be justified in the further expend' ture of his labor and means with a reasonable prospect of success in developing a valuable mine. The permittee must present sufficient evidence to show that there is a reasonable expectation that his...
Full view - About this book

Proposed Wilderness Program for the Phoenix Wilderness EIS Area: Maricopa ...

United States. Bureau of Land Management. Phoenix District Office - 1984 - 139 pages
...lest of discovery used by the Department of the Interior. The test determines "... where minerals have been found and the evidence is of such a character...developing a valuable mine, the requirements of the statutes have been met." This test has been approved by the Supreme Court of the United States in many...
Full view - About this book

Amending the Mineral Lands Leasing Act of 1920, and Other Coal Related ...

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Subcommittee on Natural Resources Development and Production - 1986 - 853 pages
...of Section 3 compliance, a prudent man definition for "commercial quantities" would be satisfied if a person of ordinary prudence would be justified In...prospect of success in developing a valuable mine. Other suitable definition which could be adopted that are also in line with a "commercial" concept...
Full view - About this book

Potential Effects of Section 3 of the Federal Coal Leasing Amendments Act of ...

1986 - 186 pages
...under the prospecting permit shall be of such character that a prudent person would be justif>ed in further expenditure of his labor and means with a...prospect of success in developing a valuable mine. Further, the applicant must demonstrate that "there is a reasonable expectation that revenues from...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF