Handbook on American Mining Law (Google eBook)

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West Publishing Company, 1908 - Mining law - 765 pages
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Page 684 - of the Act of Congress approved July first, nineteen hundred and two, entitled "An Act temporarily to provide for the administration of the affairs of civil government in the Philippine Islands, and for other purposes." By authority of the United States, be it enacted by the Philippine Commission that: Section 1. Any person
Page 679 - mining claim, under the provisions of the Act of Congress approved July first, nineteen hundred and two, entitled "An Act temporarily to provide for the administration of the affairs of civil government In the Philippine Islands, and for other purposes." By authority of the United States, be It enacted by the Philippine Commission, that:
Page 621 - coal lands. Sec. 2347. Every person above the age of twenty-one years, who Is a citizen of the United States, or who has declared his intention to become such, or any association of persons severally qualified as above, shall, upon application to the register of the proper laud office, have the right to enter, by
Page 569 - each claim located after the tenth day of May. eighteen hundred and seventy-two, and until a patent has been issued therefor, not less than one hundred dollars' worth of labor shall be performed or improvements made during each year. On all claims located prior to the tenth day of May, eighteen hundred and seventy-two, ten dollars
Page 623 - coal lands." 3. Entry by an individual may be made only by a person above the age of 21 years who Is a citizen of the United States or has declared his Intention to become such, and shall not embrace more than 160 acres. Entry by an association of persons may
Page 220 - citizen of the United States, or has declared his intention to become such, that he is acquainted with the ground claimed, and that no part has been located, or, if located, that it has been abandoned by failure to perform labor, and that he has done 10 feet of new work.
Page 673 - such failure occurred shall be open to relocation in the same manner as If no location of the same had ever been made, provided that the original locators, their heirs, assigns, or legal representatives have not resumed work upon the claim after failure and before such location. Upon the failure
Page 625 - that there is not, to my knowledge, within the limits thereof any valuable vein or lode of quartz or other rock in place bearing gold, silver, or copper, and that there is not within the limits of said land, to my knowledge, any valuable deposit of gold, silver, or copper. So help me God.
Page 433 - The locators of all mining locations * * * shall have the exclusive right of possession and enjoyment of all the surface included within the lines of their locations, and of all veins, lodes, and ledges throughout their entire depth, the top or apex of which lies inside of such surface lines extended downward vertically, although such veins,
Page 49 - all executive duties appertaining to the surveying and sale of the public lands of the United States, or in any wise respecting such public lands, and also such as relate to private claims of land, and the issuing of patents for all grants of land under the authority of the government.

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