45-6C-15Copies of intent and restrictions--Filing with county commissioners--Publication.

The Department of Agriculture and Natural Resources, upon receipt of a notice of intent to conduct an exploration operation, shall immediately file a copy of such notice with the board of county commissioners of the affected county, along with any restrictions imposed by the Department of Game, Fish and Parks, the state archaeologist, or the department. The department shall also cause a notice of the filing of a notice of intent to conduct an exploration operation to be published in a newspaper of general circulation in the locality of the planned exploration operation within ten days after the notice of intent is filed with the department. Such notice shall contain the identity and address of the operator and resident agent, a brief description of the type of mineral exploration operation to be conducted, the legal description of the land to be explored, the approximate date upon which the operation will commence, and the location where additional information about the proposed exploration operation may be obtained.

Source: SL 1982, ch 306, § 15; SL 2021, ch 1 (Ex. Ord. 21-3), § 53, eff. Apr. 19, 2021.