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HR 2262's Mining Royalty: industry charges itself higher rates

HR 2262’s Mining Royalty: industry charges itself higher rates

Published: October 29, 2007

By: Alan Septoff

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As HR 2262, the Hardrock Mining and Reclamation Act of 2007, comes to a vote this week, mining industry advocates are claiming that HR 2262's 8% gross royalty would be the highest in the world.

This is untrue.

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