30 U.S. Code § 1023 - Rules and regulations

The Secretary shall prescribe such rules and regulations as he may deem appropriate to carry out the provisions of this chapter. Such regulations may include, without limitation, provisions for
(a) the prevention of waste,
(b) development and conservation of geothermal and other natural resources,
(c) the protection of the public interest,
(d) assignment, segregation, extension of terms, relinquishment of leases, development contracts, unitization, pooling, and drilling agreements,
(e) compensatory royalty agreements, suspension of operations or production, and suspension or reduction of rentals or royalties,
(f) the filing of surety bonds to assure compliance with the terms of the lease and to protect surface use and resources,
(g) use of the surface by a lessee of the lands embraced in his lease,
(h) the maintenance by the lessee of an active development program, and
(i) protection of water quality and other environmental qualities.

Source

(Pub. L. 91–581, § 24,Dec. 24, 1970, 84 Stat. 1573; Pub. L. 109–58, title II, § 236(22),Aug. 8, 2005, 119 Stat. 673.)
Amendments

2005—Pub. L. 109–58inserted section catchline.
Transfer of Functions

Functions of Secretary of the Interior to promulgate regulations under this chapter relating to fostering of competition for Federal leases, implementation of alternative bidding systems authorized for award of Federal leases, establishment of diligence requirements for operations conducted on Federal leases, setting of rates for production of Federal leases, and specifying of procedures, terms, and conditions for acquisition and disposition of Federal royalty interests taken in kind, transferred to Secretary of Energy by section 7152 (b) of Title 42, The Public Health and Welfare. Section 7152 (b) of Title 42 was repealed by Pub. L. 97–100, title II, § 201,Dec. 23, 1981, 95 Stat. 1407, and functions of Secretary of Energy returned to Secretary of the Interior. See House Report No. 97–315, pp. 25, 26, Nov. 5, 1981.

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30 CFR - Mineral Resources

30 CFR Part 203 - RELIEF OR REDUCTION IN ROYALTY RATES

30 CFR Part 1202 - ROYALTIES

30 CFR Part 1206 - PRODUCT VALUATION

30 CFR Part 1207 - SALES AGREEMENTS OR CONTRACTS GOVERNING THE DISPOSAL OF LEASE PRODUCTS

30 CFR Part 1212 - RECORDS AND FILES MAINTENANCE

30 CFR Part 1218 - COLLECTION OF ROYALTIES, RENTALS, BONUSES, AND OTHER MONIES DUE THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT

30 CFR Part 1241 - PENALTIES

30 CFR Part 1243 - SUSPENSIONS PENDING APPEAL AND BONDING—OFFICE OF NATURAL RESOURCES REVENUE

43 CFR - Public Lands: Interior

43 CFR Part 3200 - GEOTHERMAL RESOURCE LEASING

43 CFR Part 3280 - GEOTHERMAL RESOURCES UNIT AGREEMENTS

 

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