Mining and Gas and Oil Production (North Dakota)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

EZFeed Policy

Place North Dakota

Applies to States or Provinces North Dakota
Name Mining and Gas and Oil Production (North Dakota)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Siting and Permitting
Affected Technologies Coal with CCS, Geothermal Electric, Natural Gas
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator North Dakota Industrial Commission, Department of Mineral Resources, Oil and Gas Division
Primary Website

Last Review 2014-07-15
Last Substantive Modification
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Information Source


This chapter of the North Dakota Code contains provisions for oil, gas, and coal mining and the development of geothermal resources. This chapter addresses claims to mines, licensing and control of resources, exploration requirements, requirements for development and production of subsurface minerals, and reclamation operations.

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: N.D.C.C. 38; N.D.A.C. 43-02