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This part sets forth policies and procedures for grants to States to -
(a) Develop State programs for the regulation and control of surface coal mining and reclamation operations;
(b) Administer and enforce State programs for the regulation and control of surface coal mining and reclamation operations; and
(c) Administer cooperative agreements for State regulation of surface coal mining and reclamation operations on Federal lands.
(d) Fund the Small Operator Assistance Program established under section 507(c) of the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 ( 30 U.S.C. 1201) and described in part 795 of this chapter.
This is a list of United States Code sections, Statutes at Large, Public Laws, and Presidential Documents, which provide rulemaking authority for this CFR Part.
This list is taken from the Parallel Table of Authorities and Rules provided by GPO [Government Printing Office].
It is not guaranteed to be accurate or up-to-date, though we do refresh the database weekly. More limitations on accuracy are described at the GPO site.
§ 1201 - Congressional findings
§ 1211 - Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement
§ 1251 - Environmental protection standards
§ 1253 - State programs
§ 1295 - Grants to States