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Name: Minerals and Mining Act 2006 (Act No. 703 of 2006).
Country: Ghana
Subject(s): Mining and quarrying workers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2006-03-31
Entry into force:
ISN: GHA-2006-L-85445
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line FAOLEX (Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations) PDF of Law in English PDF of Law in English (consulted on 2011-11-18)
Abstract/Citation: Revises and consolidates the law on mines and minerals. Provides that all mineral resources are the property of the nation of Ghana. Regulates licencing and exploitation of mineral resources. Repeals the following laws:
- Minerals and Mining Law 1986 (PNDCL 153)
- Minerals and Mining (Amendment) Act 1994 (Act 475)
- Administration of Lands (Amendment) Decree 1979 (AFRCD 61)
- Minerals Export Duty (Abolition) Law 1987 (PNDCL 182)
- Mining Operations (Government Participation)(Repeal) Act 1993 (Act 465).
Repealed text(s):

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