The application priority afforded an applicant by OAR
141-071-0515, or awarded
by means of simultaneous filing drawing, or competitive bidding shall be
maintained provided that, within 120 calendar days following acceptance of the
application form, the applicant submits the following supplemental information
to the Division:
(1) An environmental
impact report following the form adopted by the Division.
(2) When deemed necessary or advisable, the
Division may require an applicant to submit copies of all technical data relied
upon by the applicant as proof of discovery.
(3) A proposed plan for mined land
reclamation (copy of Department of Geology and Mineral Industries Reclamation
Permit application acceptable).
Such other information as the Division advised the applicant to be
(5) Mining Lease
applications may include a corporate surety bond of not less than $1,000, or,
if not submitted at the time of application, must be provided prior to issuance
of a mineral lease.
Division may require additional amounts of bonding from time to time during the
lease term whenever the monthly proceeds from royalties exceeds 1/3 of the bond
(7) Extension during
exploration. The Division may grant an extension of time for submission of
supplemental information whenever the applicant is proceeding under a valid
mineral prospecting permit to determine the nature of the mineral resources
included in the mineral lease application. Such extension(s) shall not exceed
one year's time.