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Name: Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act, 2002 (No. 28 of 2002).
Country: South Africa
Subject(s): Economic and social policy
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2002-10-10
Entry into force:
Published on: Government Gazette, 2002-10-10, Vol. 448, No. 23922, pp. 5-123
ISN: ZAF-2002-L-62964
Bibliography: Government Gazette, 2002-10-10, Vol. 448, No. 23922, pp. 5-123
Abstract/Citation: Comprehensive legislation on mineral and petroleum resources. Seeks to provide for equitable access to and sustainable development of the country's mineral and petroleum resources. Divided into 6 parts. Part 1 contains definitions. Part 2 sets forth fundamental principles. Part 3 regulates administration. Part 4 provides for mineral and environmental regulation. Part 5 sets up mineral and mining development board. Part 6 deals with petroleum exploration and production.

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