Iowa Administrative Code - 02/28/2018

Soil Conservation and Water Quality Division [27] | Agency Listing
Chapter 40 COAL MINING | Chapter Listing (Official Version - PDF format)
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27.40.1 Authority and scope.
27.40.2 Rules or subrules are severable.
27.40.3 General.
27.40.4 Permanent regulatory program and exemption for coal extraction incidental to the extraction of other minerals.
27.40.5 Restrictions on financial interests of state employees.
27.40.6 Exemptions for coal extraction incident to government-financed highway or other constructions.
27.40.7 Protection of employees.
27.40.8 Reserved
27.40.9 Reserved
27.40.10 Reserved
27.40.11 Initial regulatory program.
27.40.12 General performance standards—initial program.
27.40.13 Special performance standards—initial program.
27.40.14 Reserved
27.40.15 Reserved
27.40.16 Reserved
27.40.17 Reserved
27.40.18 Reserved
27.40.19 Reserved
27.40.20 Reserved
27.40.21 Areas designated by an Act of Congress.
27.40.22 Criteria for designating areas as unsuitable for surface coal mining operations.
27.40.23 State procedures for designating areas unsuitable for surface coal mining operations.
27.40.24 Reserved
27.40.25 Reserved
27.40.26 Reserved
27.40.27 Reserved
27.40.28 Reserved
27.40.29 Reserved
27.40.30 Requirements for coal exploration.
27.40.31 Requirements for permits and permit processing.
27.40.32 Revision or amendment; renewal; and transfer, assignment, or sale of permit rights.
27.40.33 General content requirements for permit applications.
27.40.34 Permit application—minimum requirements for legal, financial, compliance, and related information.
27.40.35 Surface mining permit applications—minimum requirements for information on environmental resources.
27.40.36 Surface mining permit applications—minimum requirements for reclamation and operation plan.
27.40.37 Underground mining permit applications—minimum requirements for information on environmental resources.
27.40.38 Underground mining permit applications—minimum requirements for reclamation and operation plan.
27.40.39 Requirements for permits for special categories of mining.
27.40.40 Reserved
27.40.41 Permanent regulatory program—small operator assistance program.
27.40.42 Reserved
27.40.43 Reserved
27.40.44 Reserved
27.40.45 Reserved
27.40.46 Reserved
27.40.47 Reserved
27.40.48 Reserved
27.40.49 Reserved
27.40.50 Reserved
27.40.51 Bond and insurance requirements for surface coal mining and reclamation operations under regulatory programs.
27.40.52 Reserved
27.40.53 Reserved
27.40.54 Reserved
27.40.55 Reserved
27.40.56 Reserved
27.40.57 Reserved
27.40.58 Reserved
27.40.59 Reserved
27.40.60 Reserved
27.40.61 Permanent program performance standards—general provisions.
27.40.62 Permanent program performance standards—coal exploration.
27.40.63 Permanent program performance standards—surface mining activities.
27.40.64 Permanent program performance standards—underground mining activities.
27.40.65 Special permanent program performance standards—auger mining.
27.40.66 Special permanent program performance standards—operations on prime farmland.
27.40.67 Permanent program performance standards—coal preparation plants not located within the permit area of a mine.
27.40.68 Reserved
27.40.69 Reserved
27.40.70 Reserved
27.40.71 State regulatory authority—inspection and enforcement.
27.40.72 Inspections and monitoring.
27.40.73 Enforcement.
27.40.74 Civil penalties.
27.40.75 Individual civil penalties.
27.40.76 Reserved
27.40.77 Reserved
27.40.78 Reserved
27.40.79 Reserved
27.40.80 Reserved
27.40.81 Permanent regulatory program requirements—standards for certification of blasters.
27.40.82 Certification of blasters.
27.40.83 Reserved
27.40.84 Reserved
27.40.85 Reserved
27.40.86 Reserved
27.40.87 Reserved
27.40.88 Reserved
27.40.89 Reserved
27.40.90 Reserved
27.40.91 Procedural rules—contested cases and public hearings.
27.40.92 Contested cases.
27.40.93 Commencement of proceeding.
27.40.94 Appeals of division notices and orders.
27.40.95 Prehearing motions.
27.40.96 Issuance of notices of hearing.
27.40.97 Hearing procedures.
27.40.98 Posthearing procedures.
27.40.99 Decision of the administrative law judge, procedure in appeals before the committee, extensions of time, public hearings, and judicial review of the committee decision.