RA 7942: Philippine Mining Act of 1995

Republic of the Philippines

Congress of the Philippines

Metro Manila

Republic Act No. 7942

AN ACT INSTITUTING A NEW SYSTEM OF MINERAL RESOURCES EXPLORATION, DEVELOPMENT, UTILIZATION AND CONSERVATION

CHAPTER I

INTRODUCTORY PROVISIONS

Section 1. Title. – This act shall be known as the Philippine Mining Act of 1995.

Section 2. Declaration of Policy. – All mineral resources in public and private lands within the territory and exclusive economic zone of the Republic of the Philippines are owned by the State. It shall be the responsibility of the State to promote their rational exploration, development, utilization and conservation through the combined efforts of government and the private sector in order to enhance national growth in a way that effectively safeguards the environment and protect the rights of affected communities.

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RA 7942: Mining Act.pdf

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