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Chapter 74: Mines and Quarries.

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Article 1 - Operation of Mines and Quarries. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-1 through 74-14 74-1 through 74-14. Repealed by Session Laws 1975, c. 206, s. 21.[HTML] [RTF]
Article 2 - Inspection of Mines and Quarries. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-15 through 74-24 74-15 through 74-24. Repealed by Session Laws 1975, c. 206, s. 21.[HTML] [RTF]
Article 2A - Mine Safety and Health Act. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-24.1 74-24.1. Short title and legislative purpose.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-24.2 74-24.2. Definitions.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-24.3 74-24.3. Coverage.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-24.4 74-24.4. Safety and health standards.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-24.5 74-24.5. Modification of safety and health standards.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-24.6 74-24.6. Advisory Council.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-24.7 74-24.7. Inspections and investigations.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-24.8 74-24.8. Findings, notices, and orders.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-24.9 74-24.9. Issuance and delivery of notices, orders, and decisions.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-24.10 74-24.10. Administrative and judicial review of decisions on mine safety.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-24.11 74-24.11. Repealed by Session Laws 1987, c. 827, s. 260.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-24.12 74-24.12. Injunctions.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-24.13 74-24.13. Mandatory reporting.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-24.14 74-24.14. Criminal penalties.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-24.15 74-24.15. Rights and duties of miners.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-24.16 74-24.16. Education, training, technical assistance, and research.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-24.17 74-24.17. State-federal plan.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-24.18 74-24.18. Legal representation.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-24.19 74-24.19. Administrative provisions.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-24.20 74-24.20. Construction of Article and severability.[HTML] [RTF]
Article 3 - Waterways Obtained. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-25 74-25. Water and drainage rights obtained.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-26 74-26. The petition, what to contain.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-27 74-27. Appraisers; appointment and duties.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-28 74-28. Confirmation of report; payment of damages; rights of petitioner.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-29 74-29. Registration of report.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-30 74-30. Obstructing mining drains.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-31 74-31. Disposition of waste.[HTML] [RTF]
Article 4 - Adjustment of Conflicting Claims. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-32 74-32. Liability for damage for trespass.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-33 74-33. Persons entitled to bring suit.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-34 74-34. Application and order for survey.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-35 74-35. Free access to mine for survey.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-36 74-36. Costs of the survey.[HTML] [RTF]
Article 5 - Interstate Mining Compact. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-37 74-37. Compact enacted into law.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-38 74-38. Commission to file copies of bylaws with Department of Environmental Quality.[HTML] [RTF]
Article 6 - Mining Registration. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-39 through 74-40 74-39, 74-40: Repealed by Session Laws 1977, c. 712, s. 2.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-41 74-41. Repealed by Session Laws 1973, c. 1262, s. 33.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-42 through 74-45 74-42 through 74-45: Repealed by Session Laws 1977, c. 712, s. 2.[HTML] [RTF]
Article 7 - The Mining Act of 1971. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-46 74-46. Title.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-47 74-47. Findings.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-48 74-48. Purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-49 74-49. Definitions.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-50 74-50. Permits General.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-51 74-51. Permits Application, granting, conditions.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-52 74-52. Permit modifications.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-53 74-53. Reclamation plan.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-54 74-54. Bonds.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-54.1 74-54.1. Permit fees.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-55 74-55. Reclamation report.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-56 74-56. Inspection and approval of reclamation; bond release or forfeiture.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-57 74-57. Departmental modification of permit or reclamation plan.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-58 74-58. Suspension or revocation of permit.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-59 74-59. Bond forfeiture proceedings.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-60 74-60. Notice.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-61 74-61. Administrative and judicial review of decisions.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-62 74-62. Repealed by Session Laws 1987, c. 827, s. 83.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-63 74-63. Rules.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-64 74-64. Penalties for violations.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-65 74-65. Effect on local zoning regulations.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-66 74-66. Private relief against nuisance or hazard.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-67 74-67. Exemptions.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-68 74-68. Cooperation with other agencies; contracts and grants.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-69 through 74-74 74-69 through 74-74. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
Article 8 - Control of Exploration for Uranium in North Carolina. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-75 74-75. Legislative findings; declaration of policy.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-76 74-76. Definitions.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-77 74-77. Permit requirement.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-78 74-78. Permits; application; granting; terms; duration; renewal.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-79 74-79. Bonds.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-80 74-80. Abandonment.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-81 74-81. Inspection and approval of abandonment; bond release; forfeiture.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-82 74-82. Suspension, revocation or modification of permit.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-83 74-83. Forfeiture proceedings.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-84 74-84. Notice.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-85 74-85. Administrative and judicial review of decisions.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-86 74-86. Rules.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-87 74-87. Penalty for violations.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-88 74-88. Confidentiality of logs, surveys, and reports.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 74-89 74-89. Delay before mining permits issued.[HTML] [RTF]