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Rep. Cook Applauds BLM Proposed Rule to Streamline Royalty Rate Reduction Process for Non-Energy Solid Minerals Mined on Public Lands

Aug 26, 2019 - Targeted News Service

Rep. Paul Cook, R-California, issued the following news release:

Rep. Paul Cook (R- Apple Valley) applauded the Bureau of Land Management's (BLM) announcement today of a proposed rule to provide much needed regulatory relief and efficiencies for non-energy solid leasable minerals, including soda ash. The proposed rule is expected to save up to $5 million in regulatory costs over the next decade.

Specifically, the rule will streamline the process for the BLM to administratively reduce...