Alabama Administrative Code
Title 880 - Alabama Surface Mining Commission
Chapter 880-X-2D - GENERAL EXEMPTION FOR COAL EXTRACTION INCIDENT TO GOVERNMENT-FINANCED HIGHWAY OR OTHER CONSTRUCTION
880-X-2D-.01 - Scope
(1) This Rule establishes the procedures for determining those surface coal mining and reclamation operations which are exempt from the Act and these regulations because the extraction of coal is an incidental part of Federal, State, or local government-financed highway or other construction.
(2) This Rule exempts the extraction of coal which is incidental to government-financed construction from the requirements of the Act and this Chapter, if that extraction meets specified criteria which ensure that the construction is government-financed and that the extraction of coal is incidental to it.
Statutory Authority:Code of Ala. 1975, §§ 9-16-71, 72, 73, 74, 75, 80, 99.