Ley Minera

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Field Value
Extractive Sector Mining
Country Mexico
Year 2006
Natural Resource Charter Precept Precept 2: Accountability and Transparency, Precept 3: Exploration and License Allocation, Precept 4: Taxation, Precept 5: Local Effects
Document Type Statute
RGI Sub-component Licensing
RGI Questions 1.1.9a: Is the government required to publicly disclose all signed licenses/contracts with extractive companies?,
1.1.7b: Do rules require public disclosure of beneficial owners of extractive companies?,
1.1c: What licensing process does the licensing authority follow?,
1.1.3a: Is the government required to set pre-defined criteria by which companies become qualified to participate in a licensing process?,
1.1.5a: Following each licensing process, is the licensing authority required to disclose the list of companies that submitted license applications (in the case of a first-come, first served; or negotiation round) or bids (in the case of an auction)?,
1.1.5b: Following each licensing process, is the licensing authority required to publicly disclose the identity of the winning bidder or applicant?,
1.1.5c: Following the licensing process, is the licensing authority required to publicly disclose the list of areas or blocks allocated?,
1.1.10d: Is the legislature required to ratify licenses/contracts?,
1.2a: What is the fiscal system for extractive resources?,
1.2.5c: Do rules specify the level of state equity (or options for state equity such as carried interest) in extractive companies ?,
1.2.5d: Do rules specify the withholding tax rate(s) applying to extractive companies payments?,
1.2.5e: For countries using production sharing agreements, do rules specify the company and government production shares?,
1.2.3a: Is the government required to publicly disclose data on payments from extractive companies to the government?,
1.3.7b: Are there specific procedures governing the resettlement of land users when project development interferes with their access to or use of land?
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Version 2017 Resource Governance Index
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