Loi 2012-014 (amendment to Mining Code)

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Extractive Sector Mining
Country Mauritania
Year 2012
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?,
1.1.10a: From 2015 onwards, has the government publicly disclosed signed licences/contracts?,
1.1.7a: Are senior public officials required to publicly disclose their financial holdings in extractive companies?,
1.1.8a: From 2015 onwards, have senior public officials publicly disclosed their financial holdings in extractive companies?,
1.1.7b: Do rules require public disclosure of beneficial owners of extractive companies?,
1.1.8b: From 2015 onwards, have the beneficial owners of extractive companies been disclosed?,
1.2a: What is the fiscal system for extractive resources?,
1.2.5b: Do rules specify the royalty rate(s) applying to extractive companies?,
1.2.5e: For countries using production sharing agreements, do rules specify the company and government production shares?,
1.2.5f: Who is the tax authority (i.e. who has the authority to collect taxes and payments from extractive companies)?,
1.3.1b: Is there a requirement for the EIA and/or SIA to be publicly disclosed?,
1.3.2a: From 2015 onwards, have EIAs and/or SIAs been publicly disclosed?,
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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Publisher Government of Mauritania
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Source or API link http://www.petrole.gov.mr/IMG/pdf/loi_miniere_2012.pdf
Version 2017 Resource Governance Index
Maintainer Natural Resource Governance Institute
Maintainer Email Natural Resource Governance Institute