3835.13 How long do the waivers last and how do I renew them§ 3835.13 How long do the waivers last and how do I renew them?
The following table states how long waivers last and explains how to renew them:
|Type of waiver||Duration||Renewal requirements|
|(a) Small Miner||One assessment year||Apply for a small miner waiver by each September 1.|
|(b) Soldiers' and Sailors' Civil Relief Act||Until six months after you are released from active duty status or from a military hospital, whichever is later||Your waiver is automatically renewed if you continue to meet the qualifications. You must notify BLM when you leave active duty status.|
|(c) Reclamation||One assessment year||Apply for a reclamation waiver by each September 1.|
|(d) Denial of Access||One assessment year||Apply for waiver certification by each September 1.|
|(e) Mineral Patent Application with Final Certificate||Until patent issues or the final certificate is canceled. BLM will not refund previously deposited annual maintenance fees to a mineral patent applicant||None. If the final certificate is canceled, you must pay the required fees beginning on the September 1 immediately following the cancellation or file a different form of waiver if you qualify.|