43-30A ABANDONED MINERAL INTERESTS
ABANDONED MINERAL INTERESTS
"Mineral interest" defined.
Abandonment by nonuser and failure to file statement--Vesting in surface owner.
Acts constituting use of interest.
Statement of claim--Recording--Contents--Effect.
Circumstances where failure to file statement does not extinguish interest.
Notice by surface owner required--Contents--Proof of service.
Waiver of provisions.
Government owned interests exempt.
Prospective and retrospective application.
Water rights unaffected.