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The Mines Safety Department (MSD) is responsible for all matters pertaining to safety and health of persons employed in Exploration, Mining and Mineral processing operations throughout the Republic of Zambia in line with the provisions of the Mines Minerals Development Act number 7 of 2008. The department is made up of four Units. These include the Machinery, Mining, Explosives and

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The Mines and Minerals Act, 2015 - National Assembly of Zambia

ENACTED by the Parliament of Zambia PART I PRELIMINARY 1. This Act may be cited as the Mines and Minerals Development Act, 2015, and shall come into operation on 1st July, 2015. 2. (1) In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires— “ access agreement ” means an agreement entered into between the holder of a mining right and an owner or

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Zambia - Mines and Minerals Development Act, 2015 [No.

13/08/2015  Mines and Minerals Development Act, 2015 [No. 11 of 2015]. Legislation on-line Zambia Legal Information Institute (ZamLII), Zambia PDF (consulted on 2016-02-25) An Act to revise the law relating to the exploration for, mining and processing of, minerals; provide for safety, health and environmental protection in mining operations; provide for the ...

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Mining Law 2021 Laws and Regulations Zambia ICLG

09/10/2020  The primary law governing the mining sector in Zambia is the Mines and Minerals Development Act No. 11 of 2015 of the Laws of Zambia (MMDA) as read together with the Mines and Minerals Development (Amendment) Act No. 14 of 2016. The MMDA became effective on 1 st July, 2015 although the date of assent is 14 th August, 2015.

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The Mines and Minerals National Assembly of Zambia

14/08/2015  An Act to revise the law relating to the exploration for, mining and processing of, minerals; provide for safety, health and environmental protection in mining operations; provide for the establishment of the Mining Appeals Tribunal; repeal and replace the Mines and Minerals Development Act, 2008; and provide for matters connected with, or incidental to, the foregoing. ENACTED by the ...

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Mines and Minerals Development Act, 2015 Zambia Legal ...

01/07/2015  Long title: An Act to revise the law relating to the exploration for, mining and processing of, minerals; provide for safety, health and environmental protection in mining operations; provide for the establishment of the Mining Appeals Tribunal; repeal and replace the Mines and Minerals Development Act, 2008; and provide for matters connected with, ...

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The Mines and Minerals National Assembly of Zambia

14/08/2015  Act Number: Act Number 11 of 2015. Date of Assent: 14th August, 2015. An Act to revise the law relating to the exploration for, mining and processing of, minerals; provide for safety, health and environmental protection in mining operations; provide for the establishment of the Mining Appeals Tribunal; repeal and replace the Mines and Minerals ...

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Mines and Minerals Development Act, 2015 Zambia

01/07/2015  Long title: An Act to revise the law relating to the exploration for, mining and processing of, minerals; provide for safety, health and environmental protection in mining operations; provide for the establishment of the Mining Appeals Tribunal; repeal and replace the Mines and Minerals Development Act, 2008; and provide for matters connected with, ...

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Mining legislation - Zambia Mining

In line with its stated Mining Policy, the Government of Zambia has enacted new legislation – the Mines and Minerals Act (1995) – which greatly simplifies licensing procedures, places minimum reasonable constraints on prospecting and mining activities, and creates a very favourable investment environment, whilst allowing for international ...

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MINE HEALTH AND SAFETY ACT NO. 29 OF 1996 - Wylie

MINE HEALTH AND SAFETY ACT NO. 29 OF 1996 [View Regulation] [ASSENTED TO 30 MAY, 1996] [DATE OF COMMENCEMENT: 15 JANUARY, 1997] (Unless otherwise indicated) (English text signed by the President) This Act has been updated to Government Gazette 32226 dated 12 May, 2009. as amended by Mine Health and Safety Amendment Act, No. 72 of 1997

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MINE HEALTH AND SAFETY ACT MINE HEALTH AND SAFETY

MINE HEALTH AND SAFETY ACT Act 29 of 1996. MINE HEALTH AND SAFETY REGULATIONS [Updated to 10 July 2015] GoN R93, G. 17725 (c.i.o 15 January 1997), GoN R846, G. 18078 (c.i.o 21 June 1997), GoN R1315, G. 19354 (16 October 1998), GoN R721, G. 20155 (c.i.o 11 June 1999), GoN R1486, G. 20714 (corrected by GoN R303, G. 21029) (c.i.o 17 December 1999), GoN R134, G.

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Zambia : Mines Safety Department Should Prohibit

19/11/2019  Lusaka - Zambia: Green Party President Peter Sinkamba has called upon the Mines Safety Department (MSD) to enforce the mining laws and regulations by prohibiting

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Mine Health and Safety Act: Guideline for mandatory code ...

Act (MHSA), 1996 (Act No 29 of 1996) Regulations which came into force in 2004 and a guideline was issued on 1 August 2003 and came into force on 1 February 2004. Despite the above revised legislation accidents involving rail bound equipment remained unacceptably high and in 2012 the Mine Health and Safety

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Mine Health and Safety Act: Regulations: Machinery and ...

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The Mines Regulations 2014 - Mine Safety and Health ...

Health and Safety The Mines Regulations 2014 Executive Page 8 of 102 Regulation 1 Citation, commencement and extent (1) These Regulations may be cited as the Mines Regulations 2014. (2) These Regulations come into force on 6th April 2015. (3) These Regulations apply outside Great Britain as sections 1 to 59 and 80 to 82 of the 1974 Act apply by virtue of the Health and Safety at Work etc. Act ...

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Mine Health and Safety - Society for Mining, Metallurgy ...

The Federal Mine Safety and Health Act, passed in 1977, requires regular inspections of all surface mines, mandatory training, creation of rescue teams for all underground mines, and involvement of mine employees and their representatives in safety and health. MSHA, a division of the U.S. Department of Labor that promulgates rules and regulations, conducts inspections and investigations at ...

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Mining legislation - Zambia Mining

In line with its stated Mining Policy, the Government of Zambia has enacted new legislation – the Mines and Minerals Act (1995) – which greatly simplifies licensing procedures, places minimum reasonable constraints on prospecting and mining activities, and creates a very favourable investment environment, whilst allowing for international ...

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MINE HEALTH AND SAFETY ACT MINE HEALTH AND SAFETY

1.1(1) Representations invited by the Principal Inspector of Mines as contemplated in section 55D(1)(b) must be submitted to the Principal Inspector of Mines within 30 days of the date of the invitation or within such further period or periods as the Principal Inspector of Mines

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Zambia : Government to Revise Mines and Minerals Act

21/09/2020  Acting Mines Director in the Ministry of Mines and Minerals Development, Brighton Kateka says the government is in the process of revising the mines and minerals Act of 2015 to allow for the ...

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Zambia : Mines Safety Department Should Prohibit

19/11/2019  Lusaka - Zambia: Green Party President Peter Sinkamba has called upon the Mines Safety Department (MSD) to enforce the mining laws and regulations by prohibiting

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Mine Health and Safety Act: Guideline for mandatory code ...

Act (MHSA), 1996 (Act No 29 of 1996) Regulations which came into force in 2004 and a guideline was issued on 1 August 2003 and came into force on 1 February 2004. Despite the above revised legislation accidents involving rail bound equipment remained unacceptably

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Mines and Minerals Development Act, 2008 Zambia

27/03/2008  Mines and Minerals Development Act, 2008 Zambia Legal Information Institute.

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Mine Health and Safety Act: Regulations: Machinery and ...

Mine Health and Safety Act: Regulations: Machinery and equipment.

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The Mines Regulations 2014 - Mine Safety and Health ...

health and safety regulations that apply at mines and gives additional guidance where appropriate. It is particularly relevant to mine operators but will also be useful to others within the . mining industry such as mine managers; safety representatives and representatives of employee safety; any employer with employees who work below ground at

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MINE HEALTH AND SAFETY REGULATIONS

"Act" means the Mine Health and Safety Act; "authorized person" means a qualified person appointed or designated, in writing, by the manager to perform specified duties; "bail" means the supporting structure for a shaft conveyance whereby the conveyance is connected, through suspension gear, to the hoisting rope; "conveyance" means any structure raised or lowered by a mine hoist in a shaft and ...

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Mine Health and Safety - Society for Mining, Metallurgy ...

The MINER Act, passed in 2006 with strong industry and labor support, has contributed to improved mine safety and emergency preparedness. Mine operators have made considerable progress in adding self-contained self rescuers, improving and increasing safety training for miners, developing post accident communication systems, increasing the strength of mine seals, installing survival chambers, and in increasing the number of mine

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Zambia : Mines Safety Department Should Prohibit

19/11/2019  Lusaka - Zambia: Green Party President Peter Sinkamba has called upon the Mines Safety Department (MSD) to enforce the mining laws and regulations by prohibiting

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MINE HEALTH AND SAFETY ACT MINE HEALTH AND SAFETY

1.1(1) Representations invited by the Principal Inspector of Mines as contemplated in section 55D(1)(b) must be submitted to the Principal Inspector of Mines within 30 days of the date of the invitation or within such further period or periods as the Principal Inspector of Mines

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Mining rights in Zambia - Lexology

18/07/2018  The Mines Act gives authority to the Director of Mines Safety or Director of Mines to suspend production or close a mine, and similarly to the Licencing Committee to

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Zambia : Government to Revise Mines and Minerals Act

21/09/2020  Acting Mines Director in the Ministry of Mines and Minerals Development, Brighton Kateka says the government is in the process of revising the mines and minerals Act of 2015 to allow for the ...

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Mines Safety and Inspection Act 1994. - ECOLEX

The Act, consisting of 110 sections divided into ten Parts and completed by one Schedule, establishes the following objects: to promote, and secure the safety and health of persons engaged in mining operations; and to assist employers and employees to identify and reduce hazards relating to mines, mining operations, work systems and plant at mines; and to protect employees against the risks ...

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The Mines Regulations 2014 - Mine Safety and Health ...

health and safety regulations that apply at mines and gives additional guidance where appropriate. It is particularly relevant to mine operators but will also be useful to others within the . mining industry such as mine managers; safety representatives and representatives of employee safety; any employer with employees who work below ground at

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Zambia Mining Website Mining Industry in Zambia

The main features of the Act are: the divestiture of government from the business of mining through privatisation of the mines; the liberalisation of the fiscal policy; and the provision of several tax concessions to mining companies. This brochure and the supporting “Technical Reference” illustrate the great mineral potential that exists in Zambia. The documents are produced to provide ...

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Minerals safety legislation - Department of Mines ...

The Mines Safety and Inspection Act 1994 imposes general duty of care provisions to maintain safe and healthy workplaces at mining operations and protect people at work from hazards. General duty of care obligations apply to: employers; employees; contractors and their employees; labour hire agents and workers ; people involved in the design, supply, installation and maintenance of plant. The ...

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MINE HEALTH AND SAFETY REGULATIONS

"Act" means the Mine Health and Safety Act; "authorized person" means a qualified person appointed or designated, in writing, by the manager to perform specified duties; "bail" means the supporting structure for a shaft conveyance whereby the conveyance is connected, through suspension gear, to the hoisting rope; "conveyance" means any structure raised or lowered by a mine hoist in a shaft and ...

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Mine Health and Safety - Society for Mining, Metallurgy ...

The MINER Act, passed in 2006 with strong industry and labor support, has contributed to improved mine safety and emergency preparedness. Mine operators have made considerable progress in adding self-contained self rescuers, improving and increasing safety training for miners, developing post accident communication systems, increasing the strength of mine seals, installing survival chambers, and in

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