Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - February 4, 2016) - Pacific Booker Minerals Inc. (TSXV: BKM) (NYSE MKT: PBM) has responded to the July 2015 decision by the Minister of Environment and Minister of Energy and Mines that the Morrison Project undergo further assessment. On December 23, 2015, the Company submitted a response document. The document has been acknowledged as received by Kevin Jardine, Associate Deputy Minister, Environmental Assessment Office. The response document is available on our website at http://www.pacificbooker.com/reports.htm.
The Company, through its counsel at Hunter Litigation Chambers, filed two separate requests to the Environmental Assessment Office ("EAO"), the Ministry of Environment ("MOE"), the Ministry of Energy and Mines ("MEM") and the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations ("MFLNRO") to access records under the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. The requests are to obtain further information relating to the July 2015 decision of the Ministers that the Morrison Project undergo further assessment pursuant to section 17(3)(c)(iii) of the Environmental Assessment Act and to obtain the professional qualifications of three reviewers involved in assessing the Environmental Assessment Certificate application. These requests were submitted in September 2015 and January 2016.
On Behalf of the Board of Directors
Erik Tornquist, Director
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