Information Collection for Part 13, Tribal Reassumption of Jurisdiction Over Child Custody Proceedings, 77423-77424 [E5-8109]

Download as PDF 77423 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 250 / Friday, December 30, 2005 / Notices Frequency of Submission: On occasion, Monthly, Annually. Number of respondents Annual responses × Hours per response = Burden hours 11,956 1.80 .... 1.355 .... 29,195 Reporting Burden: ............................................................................. Total Estimated Burden Hours: 29,195. Status: Revision of a currently approved collection. Authority: Section 3507 of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C. 35, as amended. Dated: December 21, 2005. Wayne Eddins, Departmental Paperwork Reduction Act Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. 05–24655 Filed 12–29–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–72–M Dated: December 22, 2005. Mark R. Johnston, Director, Office of Special Needs Assistance Programs. [FR Doc. 05–24577 Filed 12–29–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–29–M DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Indian Affairs Information Collection for Part 13, Tribal Reassumption of Jurisdiction Over Child Custody Proceedings Bureau of Indian Affairs, Interior. ACTION: Notice of renewal and request for comments. AGENCY: DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–4980–N–52] Federal Property Suitable as Facilities To Assist the Homeless Office of the Assistant Secretary for Community Planning and Development, HUD. ACTION: Notice. wwhite on PROD1PC61 with NOTICES AGENCY: SUMMARY: This Notice identifies unutilized, underutilized, excess, and surplus Federal property reviewed by HUD for suitability for possible use to assist the homeless. EFFECTIVE DATE: December 30, 2005. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kathy Ezzell, Department of Housing and Urban Development, Room 7262, 451 Seventh Street, SW., Washington, DC 20410; telephone (202) 708–1234; TTY number for the hearing- and speech-impaired (202) 708–2565, (these telephone numbers are not toll-free), or call the toll-free Title V information line at 1–800–927–7588. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In accordance with the December 12, 1988, court order in National Coalition for the Homless v. Veterans Administration, No. 88–2503–OG (D.D.C.), HUD publishes a Notice, on a weekly basis, identifying unutilized, underutilized, excess and surplus Federal buildings and real property that HUD has reviewed for suitability for use to assist the homeless. Today’s Notice is for the purpose of announcing that no additional properties have been determined suitable or unsuitable this week. VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:16 Dec 29, 2005 Jkt 208001 SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 this notice announces that the Bureau of Indian Affairs is seeking to extend clearance for an information collection request. The information collection, Tribal Reassumption of Jurisdiction Over Child Custody Proceedings, is cleared under OMB Control Number 1076–0112. Interested parties are invited to comment on this collection. DATES: Written comments must be submitted on or before February 28, 2006. Written comments may be sent to Chet Eagleman, Office of Tribal Services, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Department of Interior, 1951 Constitution Avenue, Mail Stop Room 320–SIB, Washington, DC 20240, or fax to (202) 208–2648. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Interested persons can obtain additional information regarding collection requests with no additional charge by contacting Chet Eagleman, 202–513– 7640. ADDRESSES: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Abstract The Department has issued regulations prescribing procedures by which an Indian tribe may reassume jurisdiction over Indian child proceedings when a state asserts any jurisdiction. Tribes have the right to pursue this alternative because this action is authorized by the Indian Child PO 00000 Frm 00052 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Welfare Act, Public Law 95–608, 92 Stat. 3069, 25 U.S.C. 1918. II. Request for Comments The Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) invites comments on: (a) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the BIA, including whether the information will have practical utility; (b) The accuracy of the BIA’s estimate of the burden (including hours and cost) of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (c) Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) Ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other collection techniques or other forms of information technology. An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. It is our policy to make all comments available to the public for review at the location listed in the ADDRESSES section, room 355B–SIB, during the hours of 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., EST, Monday through Friday, except for legal holidays. If you wish to have your name and/or address withheld, you must state this prominently at the beginning of your comments. We will honor your request according to the requirements of the law. All comments from organizations or representatives will be available for review. We may withhold comments from review for other reasons. III. Data OMB Control Number: 1076–0112. Type of review: Renewal. Title: 25 CFR 13, Tribal Reassumption of Jurisdiction Over Child Custody Proceedings. Brief Description of: The collection of information will ensure that the provisions of Public Law 95–608 are met. Respondents: Federally-recognized tribes who submit tribal reassumption petitions for review and approval by the Secretary of the Interior. E:\FR\FM\30DEN1.SGM 30DEN1 77424 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 250 / Friday, December 30, 2005 / Notices Number of Respondents: 2. Estimated time per application: 8 hours. Frequency of Response: Annually. Total Annual Burden Hours: 16 hours. Total Annual Cost to Respondents: 0. Dated: December 22, 2005. Michael D. Olsen, Acting Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary— Indian Affairs. [FR Doc. E5–8109 Filed 12–29–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–4J–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [OR–027–1020–PI–020H; G5–0034] Notice of Call for Nominations for the Steens Mountain Advisory Council Bureau of Land Management, Department of the Interior. ACTION: Call for nominations. AGENCY: The Bureau of Land Management is publishing this notice under section 9 (a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act. Pursuant to the Steens Mountain Cooperative Management and Protection Act of 2000 (Pub. L. 106–399), the Bureau of Land Management gives notice that the Secretary of the Interior intends to call for nominations for vacating positions to the Steens Mountain Advisory Council. This notice requests the public to submit nominations for membership on the Steens Mountain Advisory Council. Any individual or organization may nominate one or more persons to serve on the Steens Mountain Advisory Council. Individuals may nominate themselves or others for Steens Mountain Advisory Council membership. Nomination forms may be obtained from the Bureau of Land Management Burns District Office (see address below). To make a nomination, submit a completed nomination form, letters of reference from the represented interests or organizations, as well as any other information that speaks to the nominee’s qualifications, to the Bureau of Land Management Burns District Office. Nominations may be made for the following categories of interest: • One person who is a recognized environmental representative for the State as a whole (appointed from nominees submitted by the Governor of Oregon); • A person interested in fish and recreational fishing (appointed from nominees submitted by the Governor of Oregon); wwhite on PROD1PC61 with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:16 Dec 29, 2005 Jkt 208001 • A person who is a recreational permit holder or is a representative of a commercial recreation operation (appointed jointly by the Oregon State Director of the Bureau of Land Management and the county court for Harney County, Oregon); • A private landowner in the Cooperative Management and Protection Area (appointed by the county court for Harney County, Oregon); and • A person with expertise and interest in wild horse management on Steens Mountain (appointed by the Bureau of Land Management) The specific category the nominee will represent should be identified in the letter of nomination. The Bureau of Land Management Burns District will collect the nomination forms and letters of reference and distribute them to the officials responsible for submitting nominations (County Court of Harney County, the Governor of Oregon, and the Bureau of Land Management). The Bureau of Land Management will then forward recommended nominations to the Secretary of the Interior, who has responsibility for making the appointments. Nominations should be submitted to the address listed below no later than 30 days after publication of this notice. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Rhonda Karges, Management Support Specialist, Burns District Office, 28910 Hwy 20 West, Hines, Oregon 97738, (541) 573–4433, or Rhonda_Karges@or.blm.gov. DATES: The purpose of the Steens Mountain Advisory Council is to advise the Bureau of Land Management on the management of the Steens Mountain Cooperative Management and Protection Area as described in Title 1, Subtitle D of Public Law 106–399. Each member will be a person who, as a result of training and experience, has knowledge or special expertise that qualifies him or her to provide advice from among the categories of interest listed above. Members of the Steens Mountain Advisory Council are appointed for terms of three years. The State environmental representative, recreational permit holder, private landowner, and fish and recreational fishing positions will expire August 2006. These four positions will begin no earlier than August 2006 and will end August 2009. The member of the Wild Horse Management position has resigned; therefore, the newly-appointed member will complete the existing three-year term. This term will begin SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: PO 00000 Frm 00053 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 upon appointment and will expire August 2008. Members will serve without monetary compensation, but will be reimbursed for travel and per diem expenses at current rates for Government employees. The Steens Mountain Advisory Council shall meet only at the call of the Designated Federal Official, but not less than once per year. Dated: December 23, 2005. Dana Shuford, Burns District Manager, Bureau of Land Management, Burns, Oregon. [FR Doc. E5–8096 Filed 12–29–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–33–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [UT–910–06–1040–PH–24–1A] Notice of Utah Resource Advisory Council Meeting Bureau of Land Management, Department of the Interior. ACTION: Notice of Utah Resource Advisory Council (RAC) meeting. AGENCY: SUMMARY: In accordance with the Federal Land Policy and Management Act (FLPMA) and the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (FACA), the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) Utah Resource Advisory Council (RAC) will meet as indicated below. DATES: The Utah Resource Advisory Council (RAC) will meet January 26, 2006, from 8:30 a.m. until 4 p.m., in Provo, Utah. ADDRESSES: On January 26, the RAC will meet in the Centennial Conference Room at the Marriott Courtyard Hotel (1600 N. Freedom Blvd.) in Provo, Utah. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sherry Foot, Special Programs Coordinator, Utah State Office, Bureau of Land Management, P.O. Box 45155, Salt Lake City, Utah 84145–0155; phone (801) 539–4195. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Council will hold elections of officers, listen to a report from the RAC’s Factory Butte Subgroup, be given an overview of ‘‘What’s Happening in Utah,’’ and take part in a discussion on Senator Bennett’s bill regarding OHV issues. A half-hour public comment period is scheduled to begin at 2:30 p.m. Written comments may be sent to the Bureau of Land Management address listed below. All meetings are open to the public; however, transportation, lodging, and meals are the responsibility of the participating public. E:\FR\FM\30DEN1.SGM 30DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 250 (Friday, December 30, 2005)]
[Notices]
[Pages 77423-77424]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E5-8109]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Indian Affairs


Information Collection for Part 13, Tribal Reassumption of 
Jurisdiction Over Child Custody Proceedings

AGENCY: Bureau of Indian Affairs, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of renewal and request for comments.

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SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 this 
notice announces that the Bureau of Indian Affairs is seeking to extend 
clearance for an information collection request. The information 
collection, Tribal Reassumption of Jurisdiction Over Child Custody 
Proceedings, is cleared under OMB Control Number 1076-0112. Interested 
parties are invited to comment on this collection.

DATES: Written comments must be submitted on or before February 28, 
2006.

ADDRESSES: Written comments may be sent to Chet Eagleman, Office of 
Tribal Services, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Department of Interior, 1951 
Constitution Avenue, Mail Stop Room 320-SIB, Washington, DC 20240, or 
fax to (202) 208-2648.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Interested persons can obtain 
additional information regarding collection requests with no additional 
charge by contacting Chet Eagleman, 202-513-7640.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

I. Abstract

    The Department has issued regulations prescribing procedures by 
which an Indian tribe may reassume jurisdiction over Indian child 
proceedings when a state asserts any jurisdiction. Tribes have the 
right to pursue this alternative because this action is authorized by 
the Indian Child Welfare Act, Public Law 95-608, 92 Stat. 3069, 25 
U.S.C. 1918.

II. Request for Comments

    The Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) invites comments on:
    (a) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the 
proper performance of the functions of the BIA, including whether the 
information will have practical utility;
    (b) The accuracy of the BIA's estimate of the burden (including 
hours and cost) of the proposed collection of information, including 
the validity of the methodology and assumptions used;
    (c) Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the 
information to be collected; and
    (d) Ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on 
those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate 
automated, electronic, mechanical, or other collection techniques or 
other forms of information technology.
    An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required 
to respond to collection of information unless it displays a currently 
valid OMB control number.
    It is our policy to make all comments available to the public for 
review at the location listed in the ADDRESSES section, room 355B-SIB, 
during the hours of 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., EST, Monday through Friday, 
except for legal holidays. If you wish to have your name and/or address 
withheld, you must state this prominently at the beginning of your 
comments. We will honor your request according to the requirements of 
the law. All comments from organizations or representatives will be 
available for review. We may withhold comments from review for other 
reasons.

III. Data

    OMB Control Number: 1076-0112.
    Type of review: Renewal.
    Title: 25 CFR 13, Tribal Reassumption of Jurisdiction Over Child 
Custody Proceedings.
    Brief Description of: The collection of information will ensure 
that the provisions of Public Law 95-608 are met.
    Respondents: Federally-recognized tribes who submit tribal 
reassumption petitions for review and approval by the Secretary of the 
Interior.

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    Number of Respondents: 2.
    Estimated time per application: 8 hours.
    Frequency of Response: Annually.
    Total Annual Burden Hours: 16 hours.
    Total Annual Cost to Respondents: 0.

    Dated: December 22, 2005.
Michael D. Olsen,
Acting Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary--Indian Affairs.
[FR Doc. E5-8109 Filed 12-29-05; 8:45 am]
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