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§ 15-202. Director of Bureau of Mines

West's Annotated Code of MarylandEnvironment

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Environment
Title 15. Mines and Mining (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 2. Powers, Authority, and Organization of Units Pertaining to Mines and Mining--in General
MD Code, Environment, § 15-202
§ 15-202. Director of Bureau of Mines
The Secretary shall appoint the Director of the Bureau of Mines who shall serve at the Secretary's pleasure. The Director shall have executive ability and either a degree in mining engineering from an accredited institution of higher education or comparable knowledge in the principles and practices of mining, planning, design, conservation, and research, and experience in reclamation, abandoned mine restoration, drainage abatement, and administration. The Director shall devote full time to the duties of the Director’s office, and may not directly or indirectly have a financial interest in any way in any coal mine, mining operation, or mining investment in this or any contiguous state. The Director is responsible for the exercise of every power and duty conferred on the Department by the provisions of this title and delegated to the Director by the Secretary.

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Added by Acts 1973, 1st Sp. Sess., c. 4, § 1. Amended by Acts 1976, c. 467; Acts 1977, c. 437. Renumbered from Natural Resources § 7-202 by Acts 1995, c. 488, § 2, eff. July 1, 1995. Amended by Acts 2014, c. 45, § 5.
Formerly Art. 66C, §§ 488 to 490.
MD Code, Environment, § 15-202, MD ENVIR § 15-202
Current through legislation effective through May 9, 2024, from the 2024 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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