Code of Federal Regulations
Title 43 - Public Lands: Interior
Subtitle B - Regulations Relating to Public Lands
Chapter II - BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
Subchapter C - MINERALS MANAGEMENT (3000)
Part 3810 - LANDS AND MINERALS SUBJECT TO LOCATION
Subpart 3811 - Lands Subject to Location and Purchase
§ 3842.1-3 Locations authorized in 10-acre units.
By R.S. 2330 (30 U.S.C. 36), authority is given for subdividing 40-acre legal subdivisions into 10-acre tracts. These 10-acre tracts should be considered and dealt with as legal subdivisions, and an applicant having a placer claim which conforms to one or more of such 10-acre tracts, contiguous in case of two or more tracts, may make entry thereof, after the usual proceedings, without further survey or plat.