Notice on Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Lease Sales, 67499-67500 [05-22125]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 214 / Monday, November 7, 2005 / Notices Contact Person: Janet Nelson, PhD, Scientific Review Administrator, Center for Scientific Review, National Institutes of Health, 6701 Rockledge Drive, Room 4168, MSC 7806, Bethesda, MD 20892, 301–435– 1723, nelsonja@csr.nih.gov. (Catalogue of Federal Domestic Assistance Program Nos. 93.306, Comparative Medicine; 93.333, Clinical Research, 93.306, 93.333, 93.337, 93.393–93.396, 93.837–93.844, 93.846–93.878, 93.892, 93.893, National Institutes of Health, HHS) Dated: October 26, 2005. Anthony M. Coelho, Jr., Acting Director, Office of Federal Advisory Committee Policy. [FR Doc. 05–22077 Filed 11–4–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4140–01–M DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [ID–957–1420–BJ] Idaho: Filing of Plats of Survey AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior. Notice of Filing of Plats of Surveys. ACTION: SUMMARY: The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has officially filed the plats of survey of the lands described below in the BLM Idaho State Office, Boise, Idaho, effective 9 a.m., on the dates specified. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Bureau of Land Management, 1387 South Vinnell Way, Boise, Idaho 83709– 1657. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: These surveys were executed at the request of the Bureau of Land Management to meet certain administrative and management purposes. The lands surveyed are: The plat representing the dependent resurvey of a portion of the west boundary, a portion of the north boundary, and a portion of the subdivisional lines, and the subdivision of section 6, and a metes-and-bounds survey in section 6, in T. 9 S., R. 19 E., Boise Meridian, Idaho, was accepted September 15, 2005. The plat representing the dependent resurvey of a portion of the subdivisional lines, and the subdivision of section 28, and the metes-and-bounds survey of lot 1, section 28, in T. 19 N., R. 21 E., Boise Meridian, Idaho, was accepted October 3, 2005. The plat representing the dependent resurvey of a portion of the subdivisional lines, and the subdivision of sections 8 and 17, in T. 23 N., R. 22 E., Boise Meridian, Idaho, was accepted October 3, 2005. VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:38 Nov 04, 2005 Jkt 208001 The plat representing the dependent resurvey of portions of the Sixth Auxiliary Meridian East (west boundary), and the subdivisional lines, and the subdivision of sections 7, 8, 18, 19, 20, and 21, in T. 15 N., R. 26 E., Boise Meridian, Idaho, was accepted October 4, 2005. The plat representing the dependent resurvey of portions of the east boundary, the subdivisional lines, and the subdivision of section 25, and the metes-and-bounds survey of lots 4 and 6 in section 25, in T. 16 N., R. 20 E., Boise Meridian, Idaho, was accepted October 4, 2005. The plat representing the corrective dependent resurvey of a portion of the south boundary, a portion of the subdivisional lines, and the subdivision of section 32, and the dependent resurvey of a portion of the subdivisional lines, in T. 11 S., R. 27 E., Boise Meridian, Idaho, was accepted October 26, 2005. These surveys were executed at the request of the Bureau of Indian Affairs to meet certain administrative and management purposes. The lands surveyed are: The plat representing the dependent resurvey of portions of the west boundary, the subdivisional lines and the subdivision of sections 9, 16, 19, 31, and 32, and the additional subdivision of sections 9, 16, 19, 31, and 32, in T. 34 N., R. 1 W., Boise Meridian, Idaho, was accepted October 6, 2005. The plat representing the dependent resurvey of portions of the south boundary, the subdivisional lines, and the subdivision of sections 24, 25, 26, 27, 33, and 34, and the additional subdivision of sections 24, 25, 26, 27, 33, and 34, and the surveys of lot 33 in section 26, and lots 33, 34, and 35 in section 33, in T. 34 N., R. 2 W., Boise Meridian, Idaho, was accepted October 6, 2005. This survey was executed at the request of the Bureau of Reclamation to meet certain administrative and management purposes. The lands surveyed are: The plat representing the dependent resurvey of a portion of the subdivisional lines, and a portion of certain tracts and a metes-and-bounds survey in section 9, in T. 9 S., R. 21 E., Boise Meridian, Idaho, was accepted September 12, 2005. Summary: The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will file the plats of surveys of the lands described below in the BLM Idaho State Office, Boise, Idaho, 30 days from the date of publication in the Federal Register. The plat representing the dependent resurvey of portions of the subdivisional PO 00000 Frm 00090 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 67499 lines, and 1880 original meanders of Lower Twin Lake, and the survey of the 2004–2005 meanders of Lower Twin Lake, in T. 52 N., R. 4 W., Boise Meridian, Idaho, was accepted October 31, 2005. The plat representing the dependent resurvey of portions of the south boundary, Guide Meridian (west boundary), subdivisional lines, and the 1880 original meanders of Spirit and Lower Twin Lakes, and the survey of the 2004–05 meanders of Spirit and Lower Twin Lakes, in T. 53 N., R. 4 W., Boise Meridian, Idaho, was accepted October 31, 2005. Dated: October 31, 2005. Stanley G. French, Chief Cadastral Surveyor for Idaho. [FR Doc. 05–22090 Filed 11–4–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–GG–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Minerals Management Service (MMS) Notice on Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Lease Sales Minerals Management Service, Interior. ACTION: List of Restricted Joint Bidders. AGENCY: SUMMARY: Pursuant to the authority vested in the Director of the Minerals Management Service by the joint bidding provisions of 30 CFR 256.41, each entity within one of the following groups shall be restricted from bidding with any entity in any other of the following groups at Outer Continental Shelf oil and gas lease sales to be held during the bidding period November 1, 2005, through April 30, 2006. The List of Restricted Joint Bidders published in the Federal Register May 3, 2005, covered the period May 1, 2005, through October 31, 2005. Group I. Exxon Mobil Corporation. ExxonMobil Exploration Company. Group II. Shell Oil Company. Shell Offshore Inc. SWEPI LP. Shell Frontier Oil & Gas Inc. Shell Consolidated Energy Resources Inc. Shell Land & Energy Company. Shell Onshore Ventures Inc. Shell Offshore Properties and Capital II, Inc. Shell Rocky Mountain Production LLC. Shell Gulf of Mexico Inc. Group III. BP America Production Company. BP Exploration & Production Inc. BP Exploration (Alaska) Inc. Group IV. TOTAL E&P USA, Inc. Group V. Chevron Texaco Corporation. Chevron U.S.A. Inc. Texaco Inc. Texaco Exploration and Production Inc. E:\FR\FM\07NON1.SGM 07NON1 67500 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 214 / Monday, November 7, 2005 / Notices Group VI. ConocoPhillips Company. Group VII. Eni Petroleum Co. Inc. Eni Petroleum Exploration Co. Inc. Eni Deepwater LLC. Eni Oil USA LLC. Group VIII. Petrobras America Inc. Dated: October 6, 2005. R. M. ‘‘Johnnie’’ Burton, Director, Minerals Management Service. [FR Doc. 05–22125 Filed 11–4–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–MR–P INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Investigation No. TA–2104–19] U.S.-Oman Free Trade Agreement: Potential Economywide and Selected Sectoral Effects United States International Trade Commission. ACTION: Institution of investigation and scheduling of public hearing. AGENCY: DATES: Effective Date: October 28, 2005. SUMMARY: Following receipt of a request from the United States Trade Representative (USTR) on October 19, 2005, the Commission instituted investigation No. TA–2104–19, U.S.Oman Free Trade Agreement: Potential Economywide and Selected Sectoral Effects, under section 2104(f) of the Trade Act of 2002 (19 U.S.C. 3804(f)), for the purpose of assessing the likely impact of the U.S. Free Trade Agreement with Oman on the United States economy as a whole and on specific industry sectors and the interests of U.S. consumers. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Project Leaders, Robert Wallace, Office of Industries (202–205–3458; robert.wallace@usitc.gov), or Nannette Christ, Office of Economics (202–205– 3263; nannette.christ@usitc.gov). For information on legal aspects, contact William Gearhart of the Office of the General Counsel (202–205–3091; william.gearhart@usitc.gov). The media should contact Margaret O’Laughlin, Office of External Relations (202–205– 1819; margaret.olaughlin@usitc.gov). Background: As requested by the USTR, the Commission will prepare a report as specified in section 2104(f)(2)– (3) of the Trade Act of 2002 assessing the likely impact of the U.S. Free Trade Agreement with Oman on the U.S. economy as a whole and on specific industry sectors, including the impact the agreement will have on the gross domestic product, exports and imports, aggregate employment and employment opportunities, the production, employment, and competitive position VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:38 Nov 04, 2005 Jkt 208001 of industries likely to be significantly affected by the agreement, and the interests of U.S. consumers. In preparing its assessment, the Commission will review available economic assessments regarding the agreement, including literature concerning any substantially equivalent proposed agreement, and will provide in its assessment a description of the analyses used and conclusions drawn in such literature, and a discussion of areas of consensus and divergence between the various analyses and conclusions, including those of the Commission regarding the agreement. Section 2104(f)(2) requires that the Commission submit its report to the President and the Congress not later than 90 days after the President enters into the agreement, which he can do 90 days after he notifies the Congress of his intent to do so. On October 17, 2005, the President notified the Congress of his intent to enter into an FTA with Oman. The USTR requested that the Commission provide the report by February 3, 2006. Public Hearing: A public hearing in connection with the investigation is scheduled to begin at 9:30 a.m. on December 7, 2005, at the U.S. International Trade Commission Building, 500 E Street SW., Washington, DC. All persons shall have the right to appear, by counsel or in person, to present information and to be heard. Requests to appear at the public hearing should be filed with the Secretary, United States International Trade Commission, 500 E Street SW., Washington, DC 20436, no later than 5:15 p.m., November 28, 2005. Any prehearing briefs (original and 14 copies) should be filed no later than 5:15 p.m., December 1, 2005; the deadline for filing post-hearing briefs or statements is 5:15 p.m., December 15, 2005. In the event that, as of the close of business on November 28, 2005, no witnesses are scheduled to appear at the hearing, the hearing will be canceled. Any person interested in attending the hearing as an observer or nonparticipant may call the Secretary to the Commission (202–205–2000) after November 28, 2005, for information concerning whether the hearing will be held. Written Submissions: In lieu of or in addition to participating in the hearing, interested parties are invited to submit written statements concerning the matters to be addressed by the Commission in its report on this investigation. Submissions should be addressed to the Secretary, United States International Trade Commission, 500 E Street SW., Washington, DC PO 00000 Frm 00091 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 20436. To be assured of consideration by the Commission, written statements related to the Commission’s report should be submitted to the Commission at the earliest practical date and should be received no later than 5:15 p.m., December 15, 2005. All written submissions must conform with the provisions of section 201.8 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (19 CFR 201.8). Section 201.8 of the rules requires that a signed original (or copy designated as an original) and fourteen (14) copies of each document be filed. In the event that confidential treatment of the document is requested, at least four (4) additional copies must be filed, in which the confidential business information must be deleted (see the following paragraph for further information regarding confidential business information). The Commission’s rules do not authorize filing submissions with the Secretary by facsimile or electronic means, except to the extent permitted by section 201.8 of the rules (see Handbook for Electronic Filing Procedures, ftp://ftp.usitc.gov/ pub/reports/ electronic_filing_handbook.pdf). Persons with questions regarding electronic filing should contact the Secretary (202–205–2000 or edis@usitc.gov). Any submissions that contain confidential business information must also conform with the requirements of section 201.6 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (19 CFR 201.6). Section 201.6 of the rules requires that the cover of the document and the individual pages be clearly marked as to whether they are the ‘‘confidential’’ or ‘‘nonconfidential’’ version, and that the confidential business information be clearly identified by means of brackets. All written submissions, except for confidential business information, will be made available in the Office of the Secretary to the Commission for inspection by interested parties. The Commission intends to prepare only a public report in this investigation. The report that the Commission sends to the President and the Congress and makes available to the public will not contain confidential business information. Any confidential business information received by the Commission in this investigation and used in preparing the report will not be published in a manner that would reveal the operations of the firm supplying the information. The public record for this investigation may be viewed on the Commission’s electronic docket (EDIS) E:\FR\FM\07NON1.SGM 07NON1

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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 214 (Monday, November 7, 2005)]
[Notices]
[Pages 67499-67500]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 05-22125]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Minerals Management Service (MMS)


Notice on Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Lease Sales

AGENCY: Minerals Management Service, Interior.

ACTION: List of Restricted Joint Bidders.

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SUMMARY: Pursuant to the authority vested in the Director of the 
Minerals Management Service by the joint bidding provisions of 30 CFR 
256.41, each entity within one of the following groups shall be 
restricted from bidding with any entity in any other of the following 
groups at Outer Continental Shelf oil and gas lease sales to be held 
during the bidding period November 1, 2005, through April 30, 2006. The 
List of Restricted Joint Bidders published in the Federal Register May 
3, 2005, covered the period May 1, 2005, through October 31, 2005.

Group I. Exxon Mobil Corporation. ExxonMobil Exploration Company.
Group II. Shell Oil Company. Shell Offshore Inc. SWEPI LP. Shell 
Frontier Oil & Gas Inc. Shell Consolidated Energy Resources Inc. Shell 
Land & Energy Company. Shell Onshore Ventures Inc. Shell Offshore 
Properties and Capital II, Inc. Shell Rocky Mountain Production LLC. 
Shell Gulf of Mexico Inc.
Group III. BP America Production Company. BP Exploration & Production 
Inc. BP Exploration (Alaska) Inc.
Group IV. TOTAL E&P USA, Inc.
Group V. Chevron Texaco Corporation. Chevron U.S.A. Inc. Texaco Inc. 
Texaco Exploration and Production Inc.

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Group VI. ConocoPhillips Company.
Group VII. Eni Petroleum Co. Inc. Eni Petroleum Exploration Co. Inc. 
Eni Deepwater LLC. Eni Oil USA LLC.
Group VIII. Petrobras America Inc.

    Dated: October 6, 2005.
R. M. ``Johnnie'' Burton,
Director, Minerals Management Service.
[FR Doc. 05-22125 Filed 11-4-05; 8:45 am]
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