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AAPG Bulletin


Volume: 63 (1979)

Issue: 3. (March)

First Page: 466

Last Page: 466

Title: Responsibilities of Texas Railroad Commission for Uranium Mining Pursuant to Surface Mining and Reclamation Act of 1975: ABSTRACT

Author(s): J. Randel Hill

Article Type: Meeting abstract


The Texas Surface Mining and Reclamation Act was enacted on June 21, 1975, with the expressed intent of regulating the surface mining of coal and uranium and activities associated with a surface mining operation. The Railroad Commission of Texas has certain responsibilities pursuant to this legislation, although some types of activities are not affected by this law.

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