30 CFR § 56.1000
Notification of commencement of operations and closing of mines.
The owner, operator, or person in charge of any metal and nonmetal mine
shall notify the nearest Mine Safety and Health Administration and Metal and
Nonmetal Mine Safety and Health District Office before starting operations,
of the approximate or actual date mine operation will commence. The
notification shall include the mine name, location, the company name,
mailing address, person in charge, and whether operations will be continuous
When any mine is closed, the person in charge shall notify the nearest
district office as provided above and indicate whether the closure is
temporary or permanent.
[60 FR 33719, June 29, 1995; 60 FR 35692, July 11, 1995]
Subpart B--Ground Control
AUTHORITY: 30 U.S.C. 811
SOURCE: 51 FR 36197, Oct. 8, 1986, unless otherwise noted.