30 USC § 1012
Waiver, suspension, or reduction of rental or royalty
July 22, 2020

The Secretary may waive, suspend, or reduce the rental or royalty for any lease or portion thereof in the interests of conservation and to encourage the greatest ultimate recovery of geothermal resources, if he determines that this is necessary to promote development or that the lease cannot be successfully operated under the lease terms.


2005—Pub. L. 109–58 inserted section catchline.

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