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Important Notice Regarding the Availability of Proxy Materials for the Annual Meeting of Limited Partners of
BLACK STONE MINERALS, L.P.
To Be Held On:
June 14, 2018 at 2:00 p.m., local time
at the Four Seasons Hotel-Houston, 1300 Lamar Street, Houston, Texas, 77002
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Notice of Annual Meeting of Limited Partners
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1. Election of directors to the board of directors of Black Stone Minerals, L.P.s general partner, each to serve until the 2019 annual meeting of limited partners and thereafter until such directors successor shall have been duly elected and qualified, or until such directors earlier death, resignation or removal:
2. Ratification of the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as Black Stone Minerals, L.P.s independent registered public accounting firm for the year ending December 31, 2018
3. Approval on a non-binding advisory basis, the compensation of the executive officers of Black Stone Minerals, L.P.s general partner, for the year ended December 31, 2017.
4. Approval on a non-binding advisory basis, the preferred frequency of advisory votes on executive compensation
In their discretion, the proxies are authorized to vote upon such other business as may properly come before the Annual Meeting.
THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS RECOMMENDS A VOTE FOR ALL NOMINEES IN PROPOSAL 1, FOR PROPOSAL 2, FOR PROPOSAL 3, AND ONE YEAR IN PROPOSAL 4.
William G. Bardel
Carin M. Barth
Thomas L. Carter, Jr.
D. Mark DeWalch
Ricky J. Haeflinger
Jerry V. Kyle, Jr.
Michael C. Linn
John H. Longmaid
William N. Mathis
William E. Randall
Alexander D. Stuart
Allison K. Thacker
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