New York Environmental Conservation Law Article 22 - MINING OF URANIUM

  • 22-1010 - Purpose.
    The purpose of this article is to prohibit mining of uranium within the state.
  • 22-1030 - Legislative Findings.
    The legislature hereby finds and declares that mining of uranium may pose a significant danger to the public health, safety and welfare and the environment...
  • 22-1050 - Definitions.
    For the purposes of this article the following terms shall have the following meanings: 1. "Mining" means the extraction or removal of minerals from the...
  • 22-1070 - Activities Prohibited.
    No person shall mine for uranium by any method including, but not limited to, drilling, excavation and liquid or chemical extraction. Nothing in this article...

Last modified: February 3, 2019