Fees paid by underground mining operators
Sec. 2. All operators of underground coal mining operations subject to this article shall pay to the department for deposit in the natural resources reclamation division fund established by IC 14-34-14-2 a reclamation fee of three cents ($0.03) per ton of coal produced.
As added by P.L.1-1995, SEC.27. Amended by P.L.179-1995, SEC.8; P.L.155-2002, SEC.10; P.L.174-2005, SEC.4.
Payments of fees
Sec. 3. The fees required by sections 1 through 2 of this chapter shall be paid:
(1) concurrently with the federal reclamation fee under the federal Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 (30 U.S.C. 1232); and
(2) not later than thirty (30) days after the end of each calendar quarter.
As added by P.L.1-1995, SEC.27.