Notice of Proposed Information Collection, 44042-44043 [E6-12490]

Download as PDF 44042 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 149 / Thursday, August 3, 2006 / Notices The lessee met the requirements for reinstatement of the lease per Sec. 31(d) and (e) of the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920 (30 U.S.C. 188). We are proposing to reinstate the lease, effective the date of termination subject to: • The original terms and conditions of the lease; • The increased rental of $10 per acre for the lease; • The increased royalty 162⁄3 percent or 4 percentage above the existing competitive royalty rate for the lease; and • The $163 cost of publishing this Notice. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Karen L. Johnson, Chief, Fluids Adjudication Section, BLM Montana State Office, 5001 Southgate Drive, Billings, Montana 59101–4669, 406– 896–5098. County, Maine, and was accepted July 21, 2006. We will place a copy of the plat we described in the open files. It will be available to the public as a matter of information. If BLM receives a protest against this survey, as shown on the plat, prior to the date of the official filing, we will stay the filing pending our consideration of the protest. We will not officially file the plat until the day after we have accepted or dismissed all protests and they have become final, including decisions on appeals. Dated: July 21, 2006. Joseph W. Beaudin, Acting Chief Cadastral Surveyor. [FR Doc. E6–12097 Filed 8–2–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–GJ–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Date: July 27, 2006. Karen L. Johnson, Chief, Fluids Adjudication section. [FR Doc. 06–6663 Filed 8–2–06; 8:45 am] Bureau of Reclamation Glen Canyon Dam Adaptive Management Work Group BILLING CODE 4310–$$–M Bureau of Reclamation, Interior. ACTION: Notice of charter renewal. AGENCY: DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [ES–966–1910–BJ] Group 29, Maine; Eastern States: Filing of Plat of Survey Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of Filing of Plat of Survey; Maine hsrobinson on PROD1PC69 with NOTICES AGENCY: SUMMARY: This is to give public notice of a survey plat filing for the State of Maine as requested by the Bureau of Indian Affairs. DATES: The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will file the plat of survey of the lands described below in the BLM– Eastern States, Springfield, Virginia, 30 calendar days from the date of publication in the Federal Register. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Bureau of Land Management, 7450 Boston Boulevard, Springfield, Virginia 22153. Attn: Cadastral Survey. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This survey was requested by the Bureau of Indian Affairs. The lands we surveyed are: The plat of survey represents the dependent resurvey and survey of the boundaries of Transfer Parcels D, D–11, D–12, D–13, and D–14 on the former Loring Air Force Base, to be held in trust by the United States, for the Aroostook Band of Micmacs, in Limestone, Aroostook VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:20 Aug 02, 2006 Jkt 208001 SUMMARY: This notice is published in accordance with Section 9(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (Pub. L. 92–463). Following consultation with the General Services Administration, notice is hereby given that the Secretary of the Interior (Secretary) is renewing the charter for the Glen Canyon Dam Adaptive Management Work Group. The purpose of the Adaptive Management Work Group is to advise and provide recommendations to the Secretary with respect to responsibility to comply with the Grand Canyon Protection Act of October 30, 1992, embodied in Public Law 102–575. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Linda Whetton, 801–524–3880. The certification of renewal is published below. Certification I hereby certify that renewal of the Glen Canyon Dam Adaptive Management Work Group is in the public interest in connection with the purpose of duties imposed on the Department of the Interior by 30 U.S.C. 1–8. Dated: July 19, 2006. Dirk Kempthorne, Secretary of the Interior. [FR Doc. 06–6659 Filed 8–2–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–MN–M PO 00000 Frm 00030 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Office of the Special Trustee for American Indians Notice of Proposed Information Collection Office of the Special Trustee for American Indians. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: SUMMARY: In compliance with section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Office of the Special Trustee for American Indians, Department of the Interior, announces the proposed extension of a public information collection required by The American Indian Trust Fund Management Reform Act of 1994, ‘‘Trust Funds for Tribes and Individual Indians, 25 CFR part 115,’’ OMB Control No. 1035–0004, and that it is seeking comments on its provisions. After public review, the Office of the Special Trustee for American Indians will submit the information collection to Office of Management and Budget for review and approval. DATES: Consideration will be given to all comments received by October 2, 2006. ADDRESSES: Written comments and recommendations on the proposed information collection should be sent to the Office of the Secretary, Information Collection Budget Officer, Sue Ellen Sloca, 1951 Constitution Avenue, NW., MS 120 SIB, Washington, DC 20240. Individuals providing comments should reference OMB Control Number 1035– 0004, ‘‘Trust Funds for Tribes and Individual Indians, 25 CFR part 115,’’ OMB Control No. 1035–0004. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: To request more information on this proposed information collection or to obtain a copy of the proposal and associated collection instrument, please write to the above address, or call Sue Ellen Sloca, on 202–208–6045, or e-mail her on sue_ellen_sloca@nbc.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Abstract Office of Management and Budget (OMB) regulations at 5 CFR part 1320, which implement the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13), require that interested members of the public and affected agencies have an opportunity to comment on information collection and recordkeeping activities (see 5 CFR 1320.8 (d)). This notice identifies an information collection activity that the Office of the Special Trustee for American Indians will E:\FR\FM\03AUN1.SGM 03AUN1 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 149 / Thursday, August 3, 2006 / Notices hsrobinson on PROD1PC69 with NOTICES submit to OMB for extension or reapproval. Public Law 103–412, The American Indian Trust Fund Management Reform Act of 1994, makes provision for the Office of the Special Trustee for American Indians, within the Office of the Secretary, to administer trust funds on behalf of individual Indians and of Indian tribes. This information collection, which covers three different forms, and six different non-form occasions on which the Office of the Special Trustee is required by law to collect information from individual Indians and Indian Tribes, allows the Office of the Special Trustee to collect the information needed to establish and maintain trust accounts for individual Indians and Indian tribes. If this information were not collected, the Office of the Special Trustee would not be able to comply with The American Indian Trust Fund Management Reform Act of 1994, and the Office of the Special Trustee would not be able to carry out its fiduciary responsibilities to individual Indians and Indian tribes with respect to trust funds. II. Data (1) Title: Trust Funds for Tribes and Individual Indians, 25 CFR part 115. OMB Control Number: 1035–0004. Current Expiration Date: 10/31/2006. Type of Review: Information Collection: Renewal. Affected Entities: State, local, or tribal government. Estimated annual number of respondents: 285,000. Frequency of response: As needed. (2) Annual reporting and recordkeeping burden. Estimated number of responses annually: 677,675. Total annual reporting: 472,214. (3) Description of the need and use of the information: The statutorilyrequired information is needed to provide the Office of the Special Trustee with a vehicle to collect the information needed to establish and maintain trust accounts for individual Indians and Indian tribes. III. Request for Comments The Department of the Interior invites comments on: (a) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (b) The accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the collection and the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (c) Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:20 Aug 02, 2006 Jkt 208001 (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. Burden means the total time, effort, or financial resources expended by persons to generate, maintain, retain, disclose or provide information to or for a federal agency. This includes the time needed to review instructions; to develop, acquire, install and utilize technology and systems for the purpose of collecting, validating and verifying information, processing and maintaining information, and disclosing and providing information; to train personnel and to be able to respond to a collection of information, to search data sources, to complete and review the collection of information; and to transmit or otherwise disclose the information. An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to, a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid Office of Management and Budget control number. Dated: July 27, 2006. Ross O. Swimmer, Special Trustee for American Indians. [FR Doc. E6–12490 Filed 8–2–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–2W–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Office of the Special Trustee for American Indians Notice of Proposed Information Collection Office of the Special Trustee for American Indians, DOI. ACTION: Notice and Request for Comments. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The proposal for the collection of information listed below has been submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35). Copies of the proposed information collection request may be obtained by contacting the Office of the Special Trustee at the phone number listed below in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section. Comments and suggestions on this proposal should be made directly to the Office of Management and Budget. A copy of the comments and suggestions should also be sent to the Office of the PO 00000 Frm 00031 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 44043 Special Trustee, at the address listed below. DATES: OMB has up to 60 days to approve or disapprove the information collection, but may respond after 30 days. Therefore, public comments should be submitted to OMB by September 5, 2006, in order to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Send your written comments to Office of Management and Budget, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attention, Department of the Interior Desk Officer, by fax to 202–395–6566, or by e-mail to oira_docket@omb.eop.gov. Send a copy of your written comments to Office of the Special Trustee for American Indians, Office of External Affairs, Attn: Carrie Moore, Department of the Interior, MS 5140 MIB, 1849 C St., NW., Washington, DC 20240. Individuals providing comments should reference OMB control number 1035–0003, ‘‘Application to Withdraw Tribal Funds from Trust Status, 25 CFR 1200.’’ FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: To request a copy of the information collection request (‘‘Application to Withdraw Tribal Funds from Trust Status, 25 CFR 1200,’’ OMB control number 1035–0003), and explanatory information, contact Office of the Special Trustee for American Indians, Office of External Affairs, Attn: Carrie Moore, Department of the Interior, MS 5140 MIB, 1849 C St., NW., Washington, DC 20240, or phone 202–208–4866. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Abstract Office of Management and Budget (OMB) regulations at 5 CFR part 1320, which implement the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13), require that interested members of the public and affected agencies have an opportunity to comment on information collection and recordkeeping activities (see 5 CFR 1320.8 (d)). This notice identifies an information collection activity that the Office of the Special Trustee for American Indians will submit to OMB for extension or reapproval. Public Law 103–412, The American Indian Trust Fund Management Reform Act of 1994, allows Indian tribes on a voluntary basis to take their funds out of trust status within the Department of the Interior (and the Federal Government) in order to manage such funds on their own. 25 CFR Part 1200, Subpart B, Section 1200.13, ‘‘How does a tribe apply to withdraw funds?’’ describes the requirements for application for withdrawal. The Act covers all tribal trust funds including E:\FR\FM\03AUN1.SGM 03AUN1

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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 149 (Thursday, August 3, 2006)]
[Notices]
[Pages 44042-44043]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E6-12490]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Office of the Special Trustee for American Indians


Notice of Proposed Information Collection

AGENCY: Office of the Special Trustee for American Indians.

ACTION: Notice and request for comments.

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SUMMARY: In compliance with section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork 
Reduction Act of 1995, the Office of the Special Trustee for American 
Indians, Department of the Interior, announces the proposed extension 
of a public information collection required by The American Indian 
Trust Fund Management Reform Act of 1994, ``Trust Funds for Tribes and 
Individual Indians, 25 CFR part 115,'' OMB Control No. 1035-0004, and 
that it is seeking comments on its provisions. After public review, the 
Office of the Special Trustee for American Indians will submit the 
information collection to Office of Management and Budget for review 
and approval.

DATES: Consideration will be given to all comments received by October 
2, 2006.

ADDRESSES: Written comments and recommendations on the proposed 
information collection should be sent to the Office of the Secretary, 
Information Collection Budget Officer, Sue Ellen Sloca, 1951 
Constitution Avenue, NW., MS 120 SIB, Washington, DC 20240. Individuals 
providing comments should reference OMB Control Number 1035-0004, 
``Trust Funds for Tribes and Individual Indians, 25 CFR part 115,'' OMB 
Control No. 1035-0004.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: To request more information on this 
proposed information collection or to obtain a copy of the proposal and 
associated collection instrument, please write to the above address, or 
call Sue Ellen Sloca, on 202-208-6045, or e-mail her on sue_ellen_
sloca@nbc.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

I. Abstract

    Office of Management and Budget (OMB) regulations at 5 CFR part 
1320, which implement the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104-
13), require that interested members of the public and affected 
agencies have an opportunity to comment on information collection and 
recordkeeping activities (see 5 CFR 1320.8 (d)). This notice identifies 
an information collection activity that the Office of the Special 
Trustee for American Indians will

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submit to OMB for extension or re-approval.
    Public Law 103-412, The American Indian Trust Fund Management 
Reform Act of 1994, makes provision for the Office of the Special 
Trustee for American Indians, within the Office of the Secretary, to 
administer trust funds on behalf of individual Indians and of Indian 
tribes. This information collection, which covers three different 
forms, and six different non-form occasions on which the Office of the 
Special Trustee is required by law to collect information from 
individual Indians and Indian Tribes, allows the Office of the Special 
Trustee to collect the information needed to establish and maintain 
trust accounts for individual Indians and Indian tribes. If this 
information were not collected, the Office of the Special Trustee would 
not be able to comply with The American Indian Trust Fund Management 
Reform Act of 1994, and the Office of the Special Trustee would not be 
able to carry out its fiduciary responsibilities to individual Indians 
and Indian tribes with respect to trust funds.

II. Data

    (1) Title: Trust Funds for Tribes and Individual Indians, 25 CFR 
part 115.
    OMB Control Number: 1035-0004.
    Current Expiration Date: 10/31/2006.
    Type of Review: Information Collection: Renewal.
    Affected Entities: State, local, or tribal government.
    Estimated annual number of respondents: 285,000.
    Frequency of response: As needed.
    (2) Annual reporting and recordkeeping burden.
    Estimated number of responses annually: 677,675.
    Total annual reporting: 472,214.
    (3) Description of the need and use of the information: The 
statutorily-required information is needed to provide the Office of the 
Special Trustee with a vehicle to collect the information needed to 
establish and maintain trust accounts for individual Indians and Indian 
tribes.
    III. Request for Comments
    The Department of the Interior invites comments on:
    (a) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the 
proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether 
the information will have practical utility;
    (b) The accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the 
collection and 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.
    Burden means the total time, effort, or financial resources 
expended by persons to generate, maintain, retain, disclose or provide 
information to or for a federal agency. This includes the time needed 
to review instructions; to develop, acquire, install and utilize 
technology and systems for the purpose of collecting, validating and 
verifying information, processing and maintaining information, and 
disclosing and providing information; to train personnel and to be able 
to respond to a collection of information, to search data sources, to 
complete and review the collection of information; and to transmit or 
otherwise disclose the information.
    An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required 
to respond to, a collection of information unless it displays a 
currently valid Office of Management and Budget control number.

    Dated: July 27, 2006.
Ross O. Swimmer,
Special Trustee for American Indians.
 [FR Doc. E6-12490 Filed 8-2-06; 8:45 am]
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