For Once, For Small Miners Or Artisanal Miners, Suspends The Application Of The Second Paragraph Of The Article 149 Of The Code Of Mining

Original Language Title: SUSPENDE POR UNA VEZ, PARA PEQUEÑOS MINEROS O MINEROS ARTESANALES, LA APLICACION DEL INCISO SEGUNDO DEL ARTICULO 149 DEL CODIGO DE MINERIA

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"Article 1.-artisanal mining or mining small, who are defaulters of annual patent of mining concessions that had to be paid in March of 1997, 1998 and 1999, may be removed from the auction until the time of the auction, paying only the value of the amount owed, the surcharge laid down in the second paragraph of article 149 of the mining code , in the form indicated in article 3 of this law.
Small mining or mining craft, defaulters of patent protection of its concession mining, corresponding to the designated periods in the preceding paragraph have been, and which have eliminated the auction during the years 1997, 1998 or 1999, paying the surcharge laid down in the second paragraph of article 149 of the above-mentioned code, entitled to that paid by way of sanction imputing to the payment of future patents mining. This benefit may be requested from the General Treasury of the Republic until 31 March of the year 2000.