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Name: Law (No. 86 of 1956) concerning mines and quarries.
Country: Egypt
Subject(s): Mining and quarrying workers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1956-03-14
Entry into force:
ISN: EGY-1956-L-56955
Bibliography: English translation, 1999-12, The Middle East Library for Economic Services, Cairo, Egypt, pp. 10-44
Abstract/Citation: Declares that all mineral materials are the property of the State, except building materials in quarries that belong to third parties. Charges the Ministery of Trade and Industry with the responsibility for organising and controlling the exploitation of these materials.

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