(ac) Assistance to areas proposed for mining.
A sum sufficient to 6
provide financial assistance under s. 293.50 (2m) for areas proposed for mining.".
If the secretary of natural resources determines that a permit under s. 10
293.49 would have been granted but for sub. (2), the department shall provide 11
financial assistance to offset any net economic impact of the operation of sub. (2) on 12
the area in which the mining operation was proposed.".