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Name: Royal Kram NS/RKM/0701/09 on Mineral Resource Management and Exploitation.
Country: Cambodia
Subject(s): Mining and quarrying workers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2001-07-01
Entry into force:
ISN: KHM-2001-L-86096
Bibliography: Laws and Regulations online Laws and Regulations online,, Phnom Penh, Cambodia PDF (Unofficial English Translation) PDF (Unofficial English Translation) (consulted on 2011-03-14)
Abstract/Citation: The purpose of this law is to determine the management and exploitation of mineral resources, the manipulation of mines and all activities relating to the mining operation in the Kingdom of Cambodia save for the mining operation of petroleum and gas which shall be under a separate law. Section 21 deals with the obligations of license holders or subcontractors for the proper conduct of exploration and mining operations including the health and safety of workers and public safety as well as prioritizing the employment of Cambodian nationals and ensuring their education and training in the industry. Also provides that the Ministry is to provide a competent authority responsible for supervising these criteria.

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