Notice of Applications for Recordable Disclaimer of Interest in Public Highway Rights-of-Way Established Pursuant to Revised Statute 2477 (43 U.S.C. 932, Repealed October 21, 1976); Alexa Lane and Snake Pass Road in Millard County, UT, 19500-19501 [05-7360]

Download as PDF 19500 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 70 / Wednesday, April 13, 2005 / Notices Company Activity Location ConocoPhillips Alaska, Inc ...................... Ecology and Environment, Inc ................ Development .......................................... Development .......................................... CD3, CD4 ............................................... JW Dalton .............................................. Dated: March 16, 2005. Gary Edwards, Deputy Regional Director. [FR Doc. 05–7409 Filed 4–12–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–55–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [UT–921–5421–BX–AA07; UTU–82199; UT– 921–5421–BX–AA08; UTU–82200] Notice of Applications for Recordable Disclaimer of Interest in Public Highway Rights-of-Way Established Pursuant to Revised Statute 2477 (43 U.S.C. 932, Repealed October 21, 1976); Alexa Lane and Snake Pass Road in Millard County, UT Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of applications. AGENCY: SUMMARY: On January 21, 2005, the State of Utah and Millard County submitted two applications for recordable disclaimers of interest from the United States. These recordable disclaimer of interest applications are identified by BLM Serial Number UTU–82199 for Alexa Lane and UTU–82200 for Snake Pass Road, both in Millard County, Utah. Recordable disclaimers of interest, if issued, would confirm that the United States has no property interest in the identified public highway rights-of-way. This Notice is intended to notify the public of the pending applications and the State’s and County’s grounds for supporting them. Specific details of the applications are provided in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section below. DATES: On or before June 13, 2005, all interested parties may submit comments on the State’s and County’s applications as follows. Comments on the Alexa Lane application should reference BLM Case File Serial Number UTU–82199, and comments on the Snake Pass Road application should reference BLM Case File Serial Number UTU–82200. Public comment will be accepted if received by BLM or postmarked no later than June 13, 2005. BLM will review all timely comments received on the applications, and will address all relevant, substantive issues raised in the comments. A final decision on the VerDate jul<14>2003 18:37 Apr 12, 2005 Jkt 205001 merits of the applications will not be made until at least July 12, 2005. ADDRESSES: Interested parties and the public are encouraged to access the RS2477 Disclaimer Process public Web site at http://www.ut.blm.gov/rs2477 to review the application materials and provide comments on the application. For those without access to the public Web site, written comments may be provided to the Chief, Branch of Lands and Realty, BLM Utah State Office (UT– 921), P.O. Box 45155, Salt Lake City, Utah 84145–0155. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mike DeKeyrel, Realty Specialist, BLM Utah State Office Branch of Lands and Realty (UT–921) at the above address or phone 801–539–4105 and Fax 801–539– 4260 SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Disclaimers of interest are authorized by Section 315 of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act (FLPMA) of 1976, as amended (43 U.S.C. 1745), the regulations contained in 43 CFR subpart 1864, and the April 9, 2003, Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) Between the State of Utah and the Department of the Interior on State and County Road Acknowledgement. Alexa Lane is located in north-central Millard County, approximately 25 miles west of Delta, Utah, and is approximately 11 miles in length. Application information submitted by the State and County indicates that road use occurred in the 1920s, and road construction (grading) occurred in the 1930s. The road construction and use was and is for access to grazing, general public access, and travel in and through the area. The road surface is native dirt, and graded throughout its length. The recordable disclaimer of interest application pertains to those road segments across public lands administered by BLM. One road segment approximately 0.74 mile long is across State of Utah land and is not a part of the application. Snake Pass Road is located in southwest Millard County approximately 70 miles southwest of Delta, Utah, and is approximately 25 miles in length. Application information submitted by the State and County indicates that initial road use began in 1918 and construction (grading) occurred in the 1950s. The road construction and use was and is for access to grazing, general public access, PO 00000 Frm 00089 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Date issued Feb 7, 2005. Feb 14, 2005. and travel in and through the area. The surface of the road is native dirt, and graded throughout its length. The recordable disclaimer of interest application pertains to those road segments across public lands administered by BLM. One road segment approximately 0.49 mile long is across State of Utah land and is not a part of the application. The State of Utah and the Millard County assert that they hold a joint and undivided property interest in the road rights-of-way identified above as granted pursuant to the authority provided by Revised Statute 2477 (43 U.S.C. 932, repealed October 21, 1976) over public lands administered by the Bureau of Land Management. The State submitted the following information with the applications in both paper copy and in electronic form (Compact Disk): 1. The claimed right-of-way (disturbed) width for Alexa Lane ranges from 46 to 48 feet. The claimed right-of-way (disturbed) width for Snake Pass Road ranges from 30 to 54 feet. 2. Centerline description of the roads based on Global Positioning System (GPS) data. 3. Detailed descriptions of the rights-ofway (identified segments of each road) passing through public lands including beginning and end points, surface type, and disturbed width. 4. Legal description by aliquot part (e.g., 1⁄41⁄4 section) of the land parcels through which the roads pass. 5. Maps showing location of the identified road rights-of-way and the location and dates of water diversion points and mining locations to which the roads provide access. 6. Aerial photography dated circa 1978 and 1995. 7. Signed and notarized affidavits by persons attesting to the location of both roads; their establishment as a highway prior to October 21, 1976; familiarity with the character and attributes of both roads including type of travel surface, disturbed width, associated improvements and ancillary features such as bridges, cattleguards, etc.; current public usage of the road; the historic and current purposes for which the road is used; and evidence of periodic maintenance. 8. Recent photographs of the roads at various points along their alignments. The State of Utah did not identify any known adverse claimants of the identified public highway rights-of-way. If approved, the recordable disclaimer documents would confirm that the United States has no property interest in the public highway rights-of-way as it is E:\FR\FM\13APN1.SGM 13APN1 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 70 / Wednesday, April 13, 2005 / Notices identified in the official records of the Bureau of Land Management as of the date of the disclaimer document. Comments, including names and street addresses of commentors, will be available for public review at the Utah State Office (see address above), during regular business hours 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. local time, Monday through Friday, except holidays. Individual respondents may request confidentiality. If you wish to withhold your name or address from public review or from disclosure under the Freedom of Information Act, you must state this prominently at the beginning of your comments. Such requests will be honored to the extent allowed by law. All submissions from organizations or business will be made available for public inspection in their entirety. Anonymous comments will not be accepted. Dated: March 10, 2005. Kent Hoffman, Deputy State Director. [FR Doc. 05–7360 Filed 4–12–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–DK–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [NM–952–05–1420–BJ] Notice of Filing of Plats of Survey; New Mexico Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The plats of survey described below are scheduled to be officially filed in the New Mexico State Office, Bureau of Land Management, Santa Fe, New Mexico, (30) thirty calendar days from the date of this publication. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: New Mexico Principal Meridian, New Mexico The plat representing the dependent resurvey and survey in Township 25 North, Range 6 East, and subdivision of sections, accepted September 30, 2004, for Group 943 New Mexico. The plat representing the dependent resurvey and survey of subdivision of sections for Township 1 North, Range 7 West, accepted March 7, 2005 for Group 1005 New Mexico. The plat representing the dependent resurvey and survey of subdivision of sections for Township 1 North, Range 6 West, accepted February 7, 2005 for Group 1005 New Mexico. The plat, in 2 sheets, representing the dependent resurvey in Township 13 VerDate jul<14>2003 18:37 Apr 12, 2005 Jkt 205001 North Range 14 East accepted January 27, 2005 for Group 1023 New Mexico. The plats representing the dependent resurvey and survey of Township 3 North, Range 13 West, accepted February 16, 2005 for Group 99 Oklahoma. The plat representing the dependent resurvey and survey of Township 4 South, Range 12 West, accepted February 10, 2005, for Group 107 Oklahoma. The plat representing the dependent resurvey of the portion of the subdivisional lines and a portion of the subdivision of section 34, of Township 29 North Range 24 East accepted March 8, 2005, for Group 98 Oklahoma. The plats in 4 sheets, representing the dependent resurvey of subdivisional lines, and portion of the subdivisional lines of sections 4, 5, 8, 9, and 10. The meanders of the left bank and the meander of the Abandoned Channel of the Washita River and the Metes and Bounds survey in sections 4, 9, 10, and 15, for Township 7 North, Range 10 West, accepted December 16, 2004 for Group 106 Oklahoma. If a protest against a survey, as shown on any of the above plats is received prior to the date of official filing, the filing will be stayed pending consideration of the protest. A plat will not be officially filed until the day after all protests have been dismissed and become final or appeals from the dismissal affirmed. A person or party who wishes to protest against any of these surveys must file a written protest with the New Mexico State Director, Bureau of Land Management, stating that they wish to protest. A statement of reasons for a protest may be filed with the notice of protest to the State Director, or the statement of reasons must be filed with the State Director within thirty (30) days after the protest is filed. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: These plats will be available for inspection in the New Mexico State Office, Bureau of Land Management, P.O. Box 27115, Santa Fe, New Mexico, 87502–0115. Copies may be obtained from this office upon payment of $1.10 per sheet. Dated: April 6, 2005. Stephen W. Beyerlein, Acting Chief Cadastral Surveyor for New Mexico. [FR Doc. 05–7381 Filed 4–12–05; 8:45 am] PO 00000 Frm 00090 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Minerals Management Service Indian Meridian, Oklahoma BILLING CODE 4310–FB–P 19501 Notice and Agenda for Meeting of the Royalty Policy Committee Minerals Management Service (MMS), Interior. ACTION: Notice of meeting. AGENCY: SUMMARY: Agenda items for the second meeting of the newly chartered Royalty Policy Committee (RPC) will include remarks from the Director, MMS, and the Associate Director, Minerals Revenue Management (MRM), MMS, as well as updates from the following subcommittees: Geothermal; Coal; Federal Oil and Gas Valuation; Oil and Gas Royalty Reporting; and Indian Valuation. The RPC will also hear special reports on the status of the Open and NonDiscriminatory Access proposed rule and an update on energy legislation from MMS. The Bureau of Land Management will update the RPC on exploration, development, and access activities occurring on public lands, and the Bureau of Indian Affairs will brief the RPC on the Indian Energy Resource Development Office. The RPC membership includes representatives from states, Indian tribes and individual Indian mineral owner organizations, minerals industry associations, the general public, and other Federal departments. DATES: Thursday, May 26, 2005, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., central time. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel, 500 Canal Street, New Orleans, Louisiana, telephone number 1–888–627–7033. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Gary Fields, Minerals Revenue Management, Minerals Management Service, PO Box 25165, MS 300B2, Denver, Colorado, 80225–0165, telephone number (303) 231–3102, fax number (303) 231–3780, e-mail gary.fields@mms.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The RPC provides advice to the Secretary and top Department officials on minerals policy, operational issues, and the performance of discretionary functions under the laws governing the Department’s management of Federal and Indian mineral leases and revenues. The RPC will review and comment on revenue management and other mineral-related policies and provide a forum to convey views representative of mineral lessees, operators, revenue payors, revenue recipients, governmental agencies, and the interested public. The location and dates of future meetings will be published in the E:\FR\FM\13APN1.SGM 13APN1

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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

[UT-921-5421-BX-AA07; UTU-82199; UT-921-5421-BX-AA08; UTU-82200]


Notice of Applications for Recordable Disclaimer of Interest in 
Public Highway Rights-of-Way Established Pursuant to Revised Statute 
2477 (43 U.S.C. 932, Repealed October 21, 1976); Alexa Lane and Snake 
Pass Road in Millard County, UT

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of applications.

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SUMMARY: On January 21, 2005, the State of Utah and Millard County 
submitted two applications for recordable disclaimers of interest from 
the United States. These recordable disclaimer of interest applications 
are identified by BLM Serial Number UTU-82199 for Alexa Lane and UTU-
82200 for Snake Pass Road, both in Millard County, Utah.
    Recordable disclaimers of interest, if issued, would confirm that 
the United States has no property interest in the identified public 
highway rights-of-way. This Notice is intended to notify the public of 
the pending applications and the State's and County's grounds for 
supporting them.
    Specific details of the applications are provided in the 
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section below.

DATES: On or before June 13, 2005, all interested parties may submit 
comments on the State's and County's applications as follows. Comments 
on the Alexa Lane application should reference BLM Case File Serial 
Number UTU-82199, and comments on the Snake Pass Road application 
should reference BLM Case File Serial Number UTU-82200. Public comment 
will be accepted if received by BLM or postmarked no later than June 
13, 2005. BLM will review all timely comments received on the 
applications, and will address all relevant, substantive issues raised 
in the comments. A final decision on the merits of the applications 
will not be made until at least July 12, 2005.

ADDRESSES: Interested parties and the public are encouraged to access 
the RS2477 Disclaimer Process public Web site at http://www.ut.blm.gov/
rs2477 to review the application materials and provide comments on the 
application. For those without access to the public Web site, written 
comments may be provided to the Chief, Branch of Lands and Realty, BLM 
Utah State Office (UT-921), P.O. Box 45155, Salt Lake City, Utah 84145-
0155.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mike DeKeyrel, Realty Specialist, BLM 
Utah State Office Branch of Lands and Realty (UT-921) at the above 
address or phone 801-539-4105 and Fax 801-539-4260

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Disclaimers of interest are authorized by 
Section 315 of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act (FLPMA) of 
1976, as amended (43 U.S.C. 1745), the regulations contained in 43 CFR 
subpart 1864, and the April 9, 2003, Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) 
Between the State of Utah and the Department of the Interior on State 
and County Road Acknowledgement.
    Alexa Lane is located in north-central Millard County, 
approximately 25 miles west of Delta, Utah, and is approximately 11 
miles in length. Application information submitted by the State and 
County indicates that road use occurred in the 1920s, and road 
construction (grading) occurred in the 1930s. The road construction and 
use was and is for access to grazing, general public access, and travel 
in and through the area. The road surface is native dirt, and graded 
throughout its length. The recordable disclaimer of interest 
application pertains to those road segments across public lands 
administered by BLM. One road segment approximately 0.74 mile long is 
across State of Utah land and is not a part of the application.
    Snake Pass Road is located in southwest Millard County 
approximately 70 miles southwest of Delta, Utah, and is approximately 
25 miles in length. Application information submitted by the State and 
County indicates that initial road use began in 1918 and construction 
(grading) occurred in the 1950s. The road construction and use was and 
is for access to grazing, general public access, and travel in and 
through the area. The surface of the road is native dirt, and graded 
throughout its length. The recordable disclaimer of interest 
application pertains to those road segments across public lands 
administered by BLM. One road segment approximately 0.49 mile long is 
across State of Utah land and is not a part of the application.
    The State of Utah and the Millard County assert that they hold a 
joint and undivided property interest in the road rights-of-way 
identified above as granted pursuant to the authority provided by 
Revised Statute 2477 (43 U.S.C. 932, repealed October 21, 1976) over 
public lands administered by the Bureau of Land Management. The State 
submitted the following information with the applications in both paper 
copy and in electronic form (Compact Disk):

    1. The claimed right-of-way (disturbed) width for Alexa Lane 
ranges from 46 to 48 feet. The claimed right-of-way (disturbed) 
width for Snake Pass Road ranges from 30 to 54 feet.
    2. Centerline description of the roads based on Global 
Positioning System (GPS) data.
    3. Detailed descriptions of the rights-of-way (identified 
segments of each road) passing through public lands including 
beginning and end points, surface type, and disturbed width.
    4. Legal description by aliquot part (e.g., \1/4\\1/4\ section) 
of the land parcels through which the roads pass.
    5. Maps showing location of the identified road rights-of-way 
and the location and dates of water diversion points and mining 
locations to which the roads provide access.
    6. Aerial photography dated circa 1978 and 1995.
    7. Signed and notarized affidavits by persons attesting to the 
location of both roads; their establishment as a highway prior to 
October 21, 1976; familiarity with the character and attributes of 
both roads including type of travel surface, disturbed width, 
associated improvements and ancillary features such as bridges, 
cattleguards, etc.; current public usage of the road; the historic 
and current purposes for which the road is used; and evidence of 
periodic maintenance.
    8. Recent photographs of the roads at various points along their 
alignments.

    The State of Utah did not identify any known adverse claimants of 
the identified public highway rights-of-way.
    If approved, the recordable disclaimer documents would confirm that 
the United States has no property interest in the public highway 
rights-of-way as it is

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identified in the official records of the Bureau of Land Management as 
of the date of the disclaimer document.
    Comments, including names and street addresses of commentors, will 
be available for public review at the Utah State Office (see address 
above), during regular business hours 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. local time, 
Monday through Friday, except holidays. Individual respondents may 
request confidentiality. If you wish to withhold your name or address 
from public review or from disclosure under the Freedom of Information 
Act, you must state this prominently at the beginning of your comments. 
Such requests will be honored to the extent allowed by law. All 
submissions from organizations or business will be made available for 
public inspection in their entirety. Anonymous comments will not be 
accepted.

    Dated: March 10, 2005.
Kent Hoffman,
Deputy State Director.
[FR Doc. 05-7360 Filed 4-12-05; 8:45 am]
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