Policy Resolution 2018–09: National Minerals Policy


WGA Policy Resolution 2018–09 National Minerals Policy: Western Governors support building on the 1970 Mining and Minerals Policy Act with legislation and policies that unlock our mineral potential and ensure access to metals critical to U.S. economic and national security, in part by addressing the critical issue of permitting delays and the timely processing of mining permit applications. This updated resolution also incorporates language on the state-federal relationship during mine permitting processes. Read, download the resolution.


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