Colorado River Tribe-Health and Safety Code, Article 2-Liquor, 35294 [05-11984]

Download as PDF 35294 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 116 / Friday, June 17, 2005 / Notices Dated: May 23, 2005. Alexandra Pitts, Deputy Manager, California/Nevada Operations Office, Sacramento, California. [FR Doc. 05–11971 Filed 6–16–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–55–P Dated: June 13, 2005. Michael D. Olsen, Acting Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary— Indian Affairs. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Indian Affairs Colorado River Tribe—Health and Safety Code, Article 2—Liquor The amendment to Article 2, Section 2–403(12) of the Colorado River Tribe’s Health and Safety Code reads as follows: Bureau of Indian Affairs, Interior. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: This notice publishes an amendment to the Colorado River Tribal Health and Safety Code, Article 2, Section 2–403(12) ‘‘Liquor. The code regulates and controls the possession, sale and consumption of liquor within the Colorado River Tribe’s Reservation. The land is located on trust land and this Code allows for the possession and sale of alcoholic beverages within the Colorado River Tribe’s Reservation and will increase the ability of the tribal government to control the tribe’s liquor distribution and possession, and at the same time will provide an important source of revenue for the continued operation and strengthening of the tribal government and the delivery of tribal services. EFFECTIVE DATE: This Ordinance is effective on June 30, 2005. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sharlot Johnson, Western Regional Office, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Division of Tribal Government, P.O. Box 10, Phoenix, AZ 85001, Telephone 602– 379–6786; or Ralph Gonzales, Office of Tribal Services, 1951 Constitution Avenue, NW., Mail Stop 320–SIB, Washington, DC 20240; Telephone (202) 513–7629. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to the Act of August 15, 1953, Pub. L. 83–277, 67 Stat. 586, 18 U.S.C. 1161, as interpreted by the Supreme Court in Rice v. Rehner, 463 U.S. 713 (1983), the Secretary of the Interior shall certify and publish in the Federal Register notice of adopted liquor ordinances for the purpose of regulating liquor transactions in Indian country. The Colorado River Tribal Council adopted this amendment to Article 2 of the Health and Safety Code by Resolution No. 04/05 on November 15, 2004. The purpose of this Code is to govern the sale, possession and distribution of alcohol within the Colorado River Tribe’s Reservation. This notice is published in accordance with the authority delegated by the Secretary VerDate jul<14>2003 17:59 Jun 16, 2005 Jkt 205001 of the Interior to the Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary—Indian Affairs. I certify that this amendment to Article 2, Section 2–403(12) of the Health and Safety Code, of the Colorado River Tribe, was duly adopted by the Tribal Council on November 15, 2004. (12) ‘‘For a Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4 licensee, or his employee, to sell or give any liquor to any person on the licensed premises between the hours of two o’clock a.m. and six o’clock a.m., Mondays through Saturdays, or two o’clock a.m. through ten o’clock a.m. on Sundays, on the Arizona side of the Reservation, or between the hours of two o’clock a.m. and six o’clock a.m. Pacific Standard or Daylight time, which ever is then generally in effect in California, on the California side or the Reservation, or permit the consumption of liquor on the licensed premises in those places during those hours and those days:’’ and [FR Doc. 05–11984 Filed 6–16–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–4J–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Indian Affairs La Posta Band of Mission Indians—Liquor Control Ordinance Bureau of Indian Affairs, Interior. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: This notice publishes the La Posta Band of Mission Indians Liquor Control Ordinance. The Ordinance regulates and controls the possession, sale and consumption of liquor within the La Posta Band of Mission Indians’ Reservation. The land is located on trust land and this Ordinance allows for the possession and sale of alcoholic beverages within the La Posta Band of Mission Indians’ Reservation and will increase the ability of the tribal government to control the tribe’s liquor distribution and possession, and at the same time will provide an important source of revenue for the continued operation and strengthening of the tribal government and the delivery of tribal services. DATES: Effective Date: This Ordinance is effective on June 17, 2005. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Clay Gregory, Acting Regional Director, Pacific Regional Office, 2800 Cottage Way, Sacramento, CA 95825; Telephone (916) 978–6000; or Ralph Gonzales, PO 00000 Frm 00074 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Office of Tribal Services, 1951 Constitution Avenue, NW., Mail Stop 320–SIB, Washington, DC 20240; Telephone (202) 513–7629. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to the Act of August 15, 1953, Public Law 83–277, 67 Stat. 586, 18 U.S.C. 1161, as interpreted by the Supreme Court in Rice v. Rehner, 463 U.S. 713 (1983), the Secretary of the Interior shall certify and publish in the Federal Register notice of adopted liquor ordinances for the purpose of regulating liquor transactions in Indian country. The La Posta Band of Mission Indians’ General Council adopted its Liquor Control Ordinance by Resolution No. 04–08–10B on October 8, 2004. The purpose of this Ordinance is to govern the sale, possession and distribution of alcohol within the La Posta Band of Mission Indians’ Reservation. This notice is published in accordance with the authority delegated by the Secretary of the Interior to the Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary— Indian Affairs. I certify that this Liquor Ordinance, of the La Posta Band of Mission Indians, was duly adopted by the Tribal Council on October 8, 2004. Dated: June 13, 2005. Michael D. Olsen, Acting Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary— Indian Affairs. The LA Posta Band of Mission Indians’ Liquor Control Ordinance reads as follows: The LA Posta Band of Mission Indians Liquor Control Ordinance Article I—Declaration of Public Policy and Purpose Section 1.1. The distribution, possession, consumption and sale of liquor on the La Posta Indian Reservation (‘‘Reservation’’) is a matter of special concern to the La Posta Band of Mission Indians (‘‘La Posta Band’’ or ‘‘Tribe’’). Section 1.2. Federal law, as codified at 18 U.S.C. 1154, 1161, currently prohibits the introduction of liquor into Indian country, except in accordance with State Law and the duly enacted law of the Tribe. By adoption of this Ordinance, it is the intention of the General Council to establish Tribal law regulating the sale, distribution and consumption of Liquor and to ensure that such activity conforms with all applicable provisions of the laws of the State of California and all applicable Federal laws. Section 1.3. The General Council, as the governing body of the Tribe, has the authority pursuant to Article VI of the E:\FR\FM\17JNN1.SGM 17JNN1

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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 116 (Friday, June 17, 2005)]
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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Indian Affairs


Colorado River Tribe--Health and Safety Code, Article 2--Liquor

AGENCY: Bureau of Indian Affairs, Interior.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: This notice publishes an amendment to the Colorado River 
Tribal Health and Safety Code, Article 2, Section 2-403(12) `` Liquor. 
The code regulates and controls the possession, sale and consumption of 
liquor within the Colorado River Tribe's Reservation. The land is 
located on trust land and this Code allows for the possession and sale 
of alcoholic beverages within the Colorado River Tribe's Reservation 
and will increase the ability of the tribal government to control the 
tribe's liquor distribution and possession, and at the same time will 
provide an important source of revenue for the continued operation and 
strengthening of the tribal government and the delivery of tribal 
services.

EFFECTIVE DATE: This Ordinance is effective on June 30, 2005.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sharlot Johnson, Western Regional 
Office, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Division of Tribal Government, P.O. 
Box 10, Phoenix, AZ 85001, Telephone 602-379-6786; or Ralph Gonzales, 
Office of Tribal Services, 1951 Constitution Avenue, NW., Mail Stop 
320-SIB, Washington, DC 20240; Telephone (202) 513-7629.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to the Act of August 15, 1953, Pub. 
L. 83-277, 67 Stat. 586, 18 U.S.C. 1161, as interpreted by the Supreme 
Court in Rice v. Rehner, 463 U.S. 713 (1983), the Secretary of the 
Interior shall certify and publish in the Federal Register notice of 
adopted liquor ordinances for the purpose of regulating liquor 
transactions in Indian country. The Colorado River Tribal Council 
adopted this amendment to Article 2 of the Health and Safety Code by 
Resolution No. 04/05 on November 15, 2004. The purpose of this Code is 
to govern the sale, possession and distribution of alcohol within the 
Colorado River Tribe's Reservation. This notice is published in 
accordance with the authority delegated by the Secretary of the 
Interior to the Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary--Indian Affairs. I 
certify that this amendment to Article 2, Section 2-403(12) of the 
Health and Safety Code, of the Colorado River Tribe, was duly adopted 
by the Tribal Council on November 15, 2004.

    Dated: June 13, 2005.
Michael D. Olsen,
Acting Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary--Indian Affairs.

    The amendment to Article 2, Section 2-403(12) of the Colorado River 
Tribe's Health and Safety Code reads as follows:

    (12) ``For a Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4 licensee, or his 
employee, to sell or give any liquor to any person on the licensed 
premises between the hours of two o'clock a.m. and six o'clock a.m., 
Mondays through Saturdays, or two o'clock a.m. through ten o'clock 
a.m. on Sundays, on the Arizona side of the Reservation, or between 
the hours of two o'clock a.m. and six o'clock a.m. Pacific Standard 
or Daylight time, which ever is then generally in effect in 
California, on the California side or the Reservation, or permit the 
consumption of liquor on the licensed premises in those places 
during those hours and those days:'' and

[FR Doc. 05-11984 Filed 6-16-05; 8:45 am]
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