October 14, 2004

Surety's Rights and Obligations Under SMCRA

Energy and Mineral Law Foundation's 29th Mineral Law Conference, October 14-15, 2004

This outline is intended to accompany and supplement the panel discussion on coal company bankruptcies. It describes the nature of reclamation surety bonds, a debtor’s ongoing obligation to comply with law, and issues related to payment of costs related to reclamation.

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