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House passes bill to prohibit mining near Grand Canyon

Oct 30, 2019· The House passed legislation Wednesday that would ban mining near the Grand Canyon, a move designed to counter any efforts by the Trump administration to bolster the uranium industry by mining on

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Berkeley opposes move to ban uranium mining in Spain

Oct 16, 2020· Berkeley opposes move to ban uranium mining in Spain. 16 October 2020. Share. A proposed amendment to Spain's draft climate change and energy transition bill that would prohibit the exploration and extraction of uranium is unconstitutional, says Berkeley Energia. The Australian-based company is at an advanced stage in licensing its Salamanca

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U.S. miners seek reversal of uranium mining ban near Grand

The U.S. mining industry asked the U.S. Supreme Court on Friday to overturn an Obama-era rule that prohibits the mining of uranium on public lands adjacent to the Grand Canyon National Park.

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No Uranium Mining in Virginia; Supreme Court Finds Mining

Jul 02, 2019· Observant readers may remember that a year ago, the U.S. Supreme Court agreed to hear a mining case, a somewhat rare event for the Court. The case examined whether the Commonwealth of Virginia interfered with an area of law preempted by Congress under the Atomic Energy Act of 1954 (AEA) when it enacted a 1981 moratorium to prohibit uranium mining.

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U.S. Uranium Mining Restrictions And Potential Changes

The Northwest Mining Association's constitutional challenge against the ban was rejected by an Arizona federal district court, which has kept the ban in place. While uranium miners have expressed their disappointment, environmentalists fear that advancements in domestic uranium mining could end necessary environmental protections.

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U.S. Uranium Mining Restrictions and Potential Changes

Oct 24, 2019· The Northwest Mining Association’s constitutional challenge against the ban was rejected by an Arizona federal district court, which has kept the ban in place. While uranium miners have expressed their disappointment, environmentalists fear that advancements in domestic uranium mining could end necessary environmental protections.

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Uranium Mining A Risky Experiment Southern

Jun 17, 2019· Uranium Mining in Virginia: A Risky Experiment. Virginia Uranium Inc. is pushing to lift a 30-year ban on uranium mining in Virginia so it can mine and mill the radioactive metal, beginning in the Roanoke River basin where the waste would remain toxic for generations.

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New Uranium Mining Projects Arizona, USA

House of Representatives passes bill for permanent uranium mining ban near Grand Canyon: The U.S. House voted today to approve a bill that would prohibit new uranium mines on about 1 million acres around the Grand Canyon, making permanent a ban put in place in 2012. The vote of 236-185 was nearly all along party lines.

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U.S. Uranium Mining Restrictions and Potential Changes

Oct 24, 2019· The Northwest Mining Association’s constitutional challenge against the ban was rejected by an Arizona federal district court, which has kept the ban in place. While uranium miners have expressed their disappointment, environmentalists fear that advancements in domestic uranium mining could end necessary environmental protections.

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U.S. miners seek reversal of uranium mining ban near Grand

The U.S. mining industry asked the U.S. Supreme Court on Friday to overturn an Obama-era rule that prohibits the mining of uranium on public lands adjacent to the Grand Canyon National Park.

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U.S. Uranium Mining Restrictions And Potential Changes

The Northwest Mining Association's constitutional challenge against the ban was rejected by an Arizona federal district court, which has kept the ban in place. While uranium miners have expressed their disappointment, environmentalists fear that advancements in domestic uranium mining could end necessary environmental protections.

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from mines that are not located on Indigenous peoples

Environmental Justice: S. 4897 seeks to expand uranium mining in the U.S. through creation of a domestic uranium reserve. While the bill does restrict procurement of uranium for the reserve from mines that are not located on Indigenous peoples’ lands, it does not prohibit mining

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Grand Canyon uranium mining ban passes House committee

Jul 17, 2019· The bill would make permanent the 20-year uranium mining moratorium put in place by the Obama administration in 2012, which withdrew 1,006,545 acres of

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Supreme Court's Uranium Ruling Hints At Limits of Federal

(THE CONVERSATION) Virginia has the authority to ban uranium mining under state law, even as the federal government regulates the processing of nuclear fuel under the Atomic Energy Act, the Supreme Court has ruled.. Neil Gorsuch, joined by the court’s longest-serving and newest conservatives Clarence Thomas and Brett Kavanaugh rejected the idea that Congress’ plan for nuclear

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Trump administration signals support for uranium mining

Uranium mining, like all forms of mining, poses a risk to neighboring ground water sources. House Democrats this month introduced a bill designed to prohibit hard rock mining for the next 100

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Uranium Mining Is Important for Securing America's Energy

Mar 25, 2008· Despite the fact that uranium has been mined safely around the world for decades, including in New Mexico, Nebraska, Utah, and Wyoming, Virginia bureaucrats have decided to prohibit

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Kyrgyzstan bans uranium mining after protests Reuters

Kyrgyzstan's parliament voted on Thursday to ban uranium exploration and mining in the Central Asian nation despite previously issuing licenses to foreign companies such as Canada's Azarga Uranium.

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Radiation Exposure Compensation Act

Uranium Worker States: The Act covers certain uranium industry employment in the states of Colorado, New Mexico, Arizona, Wyoming, South Dakota, Washington, Utah, Idaho, North Dakota, Oregon, and Texas.. The dates of coverage are from January 1, 1942, through December 31, 1971. The Act requires the employee to have worked in a covered uranium mine for at least one year, or have been exposed

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Ban on new uranium mines near Grand Canyon extended

Jun 20, 2011· Mining supporters say prohibiting new claims for one of the country's most prolific uranium reserves would keep hundreds from employment and further harm the economy. They vowed to

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Uranium Exploration and Mining Prohibition Act

2 The purpose of this Act is to prohibit exploration for or mining of uranium in order to protect the health and safety of Nova Scotians and the quality of their environment. 2009, c. 6, s. 2. Interpretation 3 (1) In this Act, "exploration" means the search for uranium orebodies by any means.

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