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Luxembourg passes asteroid mining law
« on: 07/28/2017 01:48 PM »
Luxembourg adopts space resources law:
http://spacenews.com/luxembourg-adopts-space-resources-law/

Luxembourg's new law lets space miners keep their plunder:
https://www.wired.com/story/luxembourgs-new-law-lets-space-miners-keep-their-plunder

Here is the text of the draft law:
http://www.gouvernement.lu/6481974/Draft-law-space_press.pdf

The law will come into effect August 1 of this year.

For a thread on the equivalent U.S. law, see this thread:
https://forum.nasaspaceflight.com/index.php?topic=35585.0

See also the US legislation:
https://www.congress.gov/114/plaws/publ90/PLAW-114publ90.pdf

See also this article on the U.S. law:
http://spacenews.com/house-passes-commercial-space-bill/
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Re: Luxembourg passes asteroid mining law
« Reply #1 on: 10/12/2017 11:36 PM »
Luxembourg and the United Arab Emirates to cooperate with focus on the exploration & utilization of space resources:

http://www.spaceresources.public.lu/en/actualites/2017/MoU-UAE.html

https://twitter.com/spaceRESlux/status/917950516843380736
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Re: Luxembourg passes asteroid mining law
« Reply #2 on: 10/24/2017 03:17 AM »
Interesting article on this topic:
http://www.thespacereview.com/article/3355/1
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Re: Luxembourg passes asteroid mining law
« Reply #3 on: 10/24/2017 05:40 PM »
From the same author: Philip De Man "LUXEMBOURG LAW ON SPACE RESOURCES RESTS ON CONTENTIOUS RELATIONSHIP WITH INTERNATIONAL FRAMEWORK"
https://ghum.kuleuven.be/ggs/wp189de-man-edit.pdf

For the avis du conseil d'état, see the decision (in French only):
http://conseil-etat.public.lu/content/dam/conseil_etat/fr/avis/2017/07042017/51987.pdf
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