Paged Mining Act Cap. 306 - No. 29 of 1940

CAP. 306 [Rev. 2012] Mining [Issue 1] 8 “minerals” means all minerals and mineral substances, other than mineral oil as defined in the Mineral Oil Act (Cap. 307), and may be precious metals, precious stones or non-precious minerals, but save for the purposes of Part V of this Act and of the Mining (Safety) Regulations, does not include

MINING ACT - Kenya Law Reports

CAP. 306 Mining [Rev. 2012] [Issue 1]M19 - 15 (2) Upon such reopening, the Commissioner may, by notice in the Gazette, declare that the whole or such part of the land as is reopened may be prospected or mined, or both, in accordance with— (a) the provisions of this Act and the regulations; or (b) a special licence which, notwithstanding the provisions of this Act and the regulations, may contain such terms and conditions as the Commissioner in his discretion may determine.

Mining Act (Cap. 306). - ECOLEX

Mining Act (Cap. 306). An Act of Parliament to consolidate the law relating to mining. This Act provides rules for the prospecting for and mining of minerals, except mineral oil, in Kenya.

Mining Act, 2016 (No. 12 of 2016). - ECOLEX

Country/Territory Kenya Document type Legislation Date 2016 Source FAO, FAOLEX Long title An Act of Parliament to give effect to Articles 60, 62 (1)(f), 66 (2), 69 and 71 of the Constitution in so far as they apply to minerals; provide for prospecting, mining, processing, refining, treatment, transport and any dealings in minerals and for related purposes.

Mining Act 2016 - Kenya Association of Manufacturers

The Mining Act Cap. 306, The Trading in Unwrought Precious Metals Act Cap. 309 and The Diamond Industry Protection Act Cap. 310. Any Regulation that was made under the repealed laws should continue to be in force in so long as they are consistent with the Act until such a time when they are revoked by the Cabinet Secretary.

Kenya A new mining act amendment- Publications - Eversheds ...

(Cap.306) of 1 October 1940 (the “Mining Act”), which has only been reviewed twice since 1940. Henceforth, according to the Mining Regulation, “it shall be a condition of every mining licence [issued in Kenya] that the mineral right in respect of which the licence is issued shall have a component of local equity participation amounting to at least thirty-five per cent (35%) of the mineral right”.

THE MINING ACT, 2003. ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS. Section. PART ...

THE MINING ACT, 2003. An Act to repeal and replace the Mining Act, Cap. 248, with a new legislation on mining and mineral development which conforms, and otherwise gives effect, to the relevant provisions of the Constitution; to vest the ownership and control of all minerals in Uganda in the Government; to provide for the

The Mining Act [CAP.123 R.E.2018] THE UNITED REPUBLIC OF ...

This Act be cited as the Mining Act. Application 2. This Act shall apply to Tanzania Mainland. Disapplication to petroleum 3. This Act does not apply to exploration for or production of petroleum. Interpretation Acts Nos. 23 of 2015 s.29 7 of 2- 17 Ss,4 11 Cap.4 s.8 4.-(1) In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires-

new mine law may cost sa billions mining bdlive

Mining 2020 | Laws and Regulations | South Africa | ICLG. 1.1 What regulates mining law? The mineral resources sector is primarily regulated by statute and in terms of the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act, 28 of 2002 (MPRDA).Black economic empowerment (BEE) in the mining industry is regulated under the Broad-Based Socio-Economic Empowerment Charter for the Mining and Minerals ...

MINISTRY OF MINING - UNDP

special mining lease granted under the Mining Act (Cap. 306), 1940 which is still valid and subsisting after coming into force of these regulations. “mine development” means construction and other infrastructural development work carried out on a mining licence area prior to production. “Mining Act” means the Mining Act, 2016.

Kenya’s brand new Mining Act - Lexology

Jun 15, 2016 · The Mining Act, 2016 (the Act) came into force on the 27th of May, 2016 thereby repealing inter alia, the previous Mining Act (Cap.306) which was enacted in 1940, the Trade in Unwrought Mineral ...

GEOTHERMAL RESOURCES ACT

Mining Act (Cap. 306), the licence may be modified so as to allow for the inclusion of a mining lease to enable recovery of that by-product. 9. Renewal and surrender of licence, etc. The Minister may— (a) renew a licence for a term not exceeding five years subject to such terms and conditions as he thinks fit;

What is in a Coconut? An Ethnoecological Analysis of Mining ...

km south of Mombasa, was the provision in the Kenyan Mining Act that all subterranean minerals belong to the government (Cap 306) and the Land Acquisition Act (Cap 295, Section 6 (1) (a)) that provides for government acquisition of private land for public good.2 Over three thousand residents were consequently displaced to make way for titanium

1643d Status of regulations on health and safety in mining in ...

Such laws included Mining Act CAP 306 and 1951 for the Factories Act CAP 514 whose purpose was to make provision for health, safety and welfare of persons employed in factories and other places.

Kenya Gives More Power to Mining Communities - allAfrica.com

President Uhuru Kenyatta on May 6 assented to the Mining Act, 2016, which replaced the Mining Act Cap 306 of 1940s, the Trading in Unwrought Precious Metals Act and the Diamond Industry Protection ...

Mining (Local Equity Participation) Regulations, 2012 (L.N ...

These Regulations of the Minister for Environment and Mineral Resources, made under section 92 of the Mining Act, provide that it shall be a condition of every mining licence that the mineral right in respect of which the licence is issued shall have a component of local equity participation amounting to at least thirty-five per cent of the mineral right.

No. 4 th 12 June, 2020 SPECIAL BILL SUPPLEMENT

communications act, (cap. 306) part v amendment of the excise (management and tariff) act, (cap. 147) part vi amendment of the fair competition act, (cap. 285) part vii amendment of the income tax act, (cap. 332) part viii amendment of the land act, (cap. 113) part ix amendment of the local government finance act, (cap. 290)

Mining CS Munyes Revokes 26 Mining Licenses Over Expiration ...

Mining and exploration companies ought to have reapplied for exploration licenses after the enactment of the Mining Act of 2016. It is worth noting that all the licences revoked under the above gazette notice were all exploration or prospecting licences issued under the repealed mining Act Cap 306. Mining PS, John Omenge.

An Overview Of The Nigerian Minerals And Mining Act 2007 ...

Mar 17, 2010 · The Nigerian Minerals and Mining Act 2007 ("the Act") was passed into law on March 16, 2007 to repeal the Minerals and Mining Act, No. 34 of 1999 for the purposes of regulating the exploration and exploitation of solid materials in Nigeria. This paper reviews the critical aspects of the Act. MINERALS PROSPECTING MINING AND QUARRYING. 1.

African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights Shprei

Mining Act (Cap. 306 of the laws of Kenya); Trading in Unwrought Precious Metals Act (Cap. 309 of the laws of Kenya); Diamond industry protection Act (Cap. 310 of the laws of Kenya); Petroleum (Exploration and Production) Act (Cap. 308, Laws of Kenya); Petroleum (Exploration and Production) Act (Cap. 308, Laws of Kenya); Mining (Local Equality Participation) Regulations 2012

Publications - ICJ Kenya

The Mining Act 2016 was signed into law by the president on 27 th May 2016.The Act repealed the pre-independence Mining Act Cap. 306 of 1940.The 1940 law was criticized by investors as being out of date and out of touch with the evolved times.

A GUIDE TO THE WILDLIFE ACT OF KENYA (WCMA 2013)

Management and Conservation Act EMCA (387), The Wetland Regulations of 2009, The Mining Act (Cap 306), The Tourism Act (Cap 383), The Firearms Act (Cap 114) and The Fisheries Act (cap 378). All these laws seek to ensure sustainable development in Kenya as provided for in the Constitution. This community guide to the Wildlife Conservation and ...

INTERVENTION BY Dr. Bernard Rop Commissioner of Mines of the ...

Mineral exploration and exploitation are presently governed by the Mining Act Cap. 306 of the Laws of Kenya enacted in 1940, but the legislative framework is now being reviewed in the proposed...

Why Kenya’s success in extractives depends on our schools ...

The signing into law of the Mining Act 2016, which replaced the Mining Act Cap 306 of 1940, is a key milestone. The Act has breathed new life into a sector that holds huge potential for driving...

For analytical purpose this report will briefly review ...

In turn, Parliament is supposed to enact legislation to implement these provisions. 3.3 Land Tenure and Land Use Legislation The following statutes cover land use activities with direct impact on the environment: the Agriculture Act (Cap. 318 of the Laws of Kenya); the Land Control Act (Cap. 302); the Chief’s Authority. Act (Cap 128); the Mining Act (Cap 306); the Local Government Act (Cap 268) the Trust Lands Act (Cap 288) the Land Planning Act (Cap. 303); Governments Land Act (Cap 280 ...