Committee on Michigan's Mining Future

LANSING, MI--   Legislation to create a Committee on Michigan’s Mining Future has been signed into law by Governor Gretchen Whitmer.

The committee will include 15 representatives from mining operations, local governments, environmental groups, Native American tribes and other groups. They will make advisory legislative and policy recommendations for sustainable mining practices in Michigan.

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A discussion on House bill 4227 introduced by Sara Cambensy to create a committee to recommend actions which would strengthen and develop sustainable, more diversified mining and minerals in Michigan 

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LANSING, MI--   A bill to create a Committee on Michigan’s Mining Future has passed the state House.

The legislation is sponsored by Representative Sara Cambensy. She says it would make advisory and legislative policy recommendations to strengthen and develop sustainable mining practices while protecting the environment.

LANSING, MI--   State Representative Sara Cambensy has introduced legislation she says lays the groundwork for mining in the state for years to come.  

The bill would create a Committee on Michigan’s Mining Future. It would be responsible for making advisory legislative and policy recommendations to strengthen and develop sustainable mining practices in Michigan. The committee is modeled on a Minnesota group that created a long-term mining plan that focused on needs like infrastructure, transportation, energy, applied research, and environmental quality.