542-0956/03 – Mining Law and Safety Regulations (HZBP)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Mining Engineering and SafetyCredits10
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Pavel Zapletal, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Pavel Zapletal, Ph.D.
Study levelpostgraduateRequirementChoice-compulsory type B
YearSemesterwinter + summer
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2009/2010Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesDoctoral
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
ZAP015 doc. Ing. Pavel Zapletal, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Examination 20+0
Part-time Examination 20+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The goal of the subject is to create the ability of students to understand and interpret learned information in the field of mining law and safety regulations.

Teaching methods

Individual consultations


Students are introducing with the obligatory regulations in the field of mining. The purpose of the subject is to outline to students the legal principles of mining low - whether they will be mining engineers, geologists, minerals surveyors or other specialists in general practice. It is based on the three actual low in the Czech mining industry - Mining Act nr. 44/88, Exploitation and Mining Act nr. 61/88, Geological Act nr. 62/88. Besides of it the subject contents the summary of other mining legislation and its application.

Compulsory literature:

ADAMUS,A.: Mining Law, VŠB-Technical University of Ostrava, Faculty of Mining and Geology, Ostrava 2005, ISBN 80-248-0819-6. SOUTHALAN, John. Mining law and policy: international perspectives. Sydney: The Federation Press, 2012. ISBN 978-1-86287-849-5. WOODLEY, D.G.: Coal Mining Law for the Land Practitioner, Oyez, London 1992

Recommended literature:

ADAMUS, A.: Mining Law. Synopsis of the study subject nr. 542363 – Mining Law, HGF VSB-Technical University, Ostrava 2004. Statute book of CZ : 44/1988 Sb., 61/1988 Sb., 22/1989 Sb., 26/1989 Sb, Relevant safety rules of Statute book of CZ Georgius Agricola de re metallica: translated from the first latin edition of 1556 with biographical introduction, annotations and appendices upon the development of mining methods, metallurgical processes, geology, mineralogy & mining law from the earliest times to the 16th century. 1912.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

ústní zkouška


Other requirements

consultation, test, practical example


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

rules in the top right of the main themes. Protection of mineral resources and work safety standards in the legal supreme law of mining activities and activities carried out by mining Mining Act, the main roads, additions Mining Act - mineral wealth, minerals, deposits, obligations organizations in the use of reserved deposit, the obligation Reimbursement and financial reserves related to mining activities and the use of resources. Get in the area of mining, certification of professional eligibility, authorizations and permits for mining legislative procedure in approving the mining activity

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2013/2014 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of pointsMax. počet pokusů
Examination Examination   3
Mandatory attendence participation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2022/2023 (P0724D290005) Mining and Mining Geomechanics P English Ostrava Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2021/2022 (P0724D290005) Mining and Mining Geomechanics P English Ostrava Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2019/2020 (P2117) Mining (2101V012) Mining and Mining Geomechanics P English Ostrava Optional study plan
2018/2019 (P2117) Mining (2101V012) Mining and Mining Geomechanics P English Ostrava Optional study plan

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