Washington State

Office of the Attorney General

Attorney General

Bob Ferguson

AGO 1953 NO. 465 > Jan 19 1953

Any person or persons desiring to obtain a prospecting lease or mining contract on land owned by the State of Washington, Department of Game, must first obtain the approval of the Department of Game which, in turn, will submit its recommendation to the Commissioner of Public Lands for action as provided under Section 30, Chapter 275, Laws of 1947, and the Public Lands Act of 1927.