Extraction of protective pillar

The mining authority may permit the extraction or weakening of the protective pillar for application of the mining entrepreneur and by hearing of the stakeholders if the intended purpose no longer exists or safety and protection requirements may be met otherwise (paragraph (2) of Section 32 of Bt.) 


General rules of the proceeding shall be available at 'Permitting proceedings'. 


Content requirements of application for extraction and weakening of protective pillar and specific rules of proceedings shall be specified in paragraph (7) of Section 19 of Vhr.