§ 15-05-01 Coal lands or coal in tracts – Leases – Term
§ 15-05-04 Lands containing coal leased for agricultural purposes – Contents of lease
§ 15-05-05 Board to make rules and regulations governing coal leasing
§ 15-05-06 Valuable deposits found on school and public institution lands – Disposal
§ 15-05-07 State geologist to determine lands on which coal exists
§ 15-05-08 Penalty for mining and prospecting in violation of requirements governing
§ 15-05-09 Leases for oil, gas, and other products
§ 15-05-10 Royalties from oil and gas leases – Obligation to pay – Rents from other leases – Breach – Rules
§ 15-05-11 Improvements defined
§ 15-05-12.1 Improvements made on lands by a mineral lessee
§ 15-05-13 Oil, gas, and other leases separate from grazing and farming leases
§ 15-05-14 Bonds for rents and royalties
§ 15-05-15 Assignment of lease only with consent of board
§ 15-05-16 Reports – State geologist – State department of health – Department of environmental quality
§ 15-05-18 Leases of sand and gravel, construction aggregate, and other construction minerals
§ 15-05-19 Appropriation for lease expenses – Continuing appropriation

Terms Used In North Dakota Code > Chapter 15-05 - Leasing Coal, Oil, Gas, and Other Rights

  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Fair market value: The price at which an asset would change hands in a transaction between a willing, informed buyer and a willing, informed seller.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Individual: means a human being. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Person: means an individual, organization, government, political subdivision, or government agency or instrumentality. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • Property: includes property, real and personal. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • Rule: includes regulation. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • written: include "typewriting" and "typewritten" and "printing" and "printed" except in the case of signatures and when the words are used by way of contrast to typewriting and printing. See North Dakota Code 1-01-37
  • year: means twelve consecutive months. See North Dakota Code 1-01-33