What other responsibilities does the Secretary of the Interior have under this delegation of authority?
Under this authority, the Secretary of the Interior is responsible for—
(a) Maintaining proper inventory records, as head of the landholding agency;
(b) Monitoring the minerals as necessary, as head of the landholding agency, to prevent unauthorized mining or removal of the minerals;
(c) Securing any appraisals deemed necessary by the Secretary;
(d) Coordinating with all surface landowners, Federal or otherwise, to prevent unnecessary interference with the surface use;
(e) Restoring damaged or disturbed lands after removal of the mineral deposits;
(f) Notifying the Administrator of General Services when the disposal of all marketable mineral deposits is complete;
(g) Complying with the applicable environmental laws and regulations, including the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, as amended (42 U.S.C. 4321 et seq.); and the implementing regulations issued by the Council on Environmental Quality ( 40 CFR part 1500 ); section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966, as amended (16 U.S.C. 470f ); and the Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972 (16 U.S.C. 1451 et seq.) and the Department of Commerce implementing regulations ( 15 CFR parts 923 and 930 );
(h) Forwarding promptly to the Administrator of General Services copies of any agreements executed under this authority; and
(i) Providing the Administrator of General Services with an annual accounting of the proceeds received from leases executed under this authority.
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