Coastal Impact Assistance Program Allocations, Fiscal Years 2007-2008, 19214 [E7-7221]

Download as PDF 19214 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 73 / Tuesday, April 17, 2007 / Notices Kathy Eaton, Associate State Director, Oregon/Washington BLM. [FR Doc. E7–7264 Filed 4–16–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–PK–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Minerals Management Service Ms. Colleen Benner, Minerals Management Service, 381 Elden Street, Mail Stop 4040, Herndon, Virginia 20170. You may also contact Ms. Benner by telephone at (703) 787–1710. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Energy Policy Act of 2005 (Act) has created CIAP by amending Section 31 of the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act (43 U.S.C. 1356(a)). Under the provisions of the Act, the authority and responsibility for the management of CIAP is vested in the Secretary of the Interior (Secretary). The Secretary has delegated this authority and responsibility to MMS. In the February 16, 2007, continuing resolution, Congress approved a 3 percent appropriation of the CIAP funds to be used by MMS to administer the program. Under Section 384 of the Act, MMS shall disburse $250 million for each fiscal year 2007 through 2010 to eligible producing States (State) and coastal political subdivisions (CPS). The funds allocated to each State are based on the proportion of qualified Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) revenues offshore the individual State to total qualified OCS revenues from all States. In order to receive CIAP funds, States are required to submit a coastal impact assistance plan (Plan) that MMS must approve prior to disbursing any funds. All funds shall be disbursed through a grant process. The guidance has been developed by MMS to provide the information necessary for States to develop a Plan and submit it to MMS. The allotment amounts and guidelines may be found on the MMS Web site at http://www.mms.gov/offshore/ CIAPmain.htm. following groups at Outer Continental Shelf oil and gas lease sales to be held during the bidding period May 1, 2007 through October 31, 2007. The List of Restricted Joint Bidders published in the Federal Register December 5, 2006 covered the period November 1, 2006 through April 30, 2007. Dated: March 28, 2007. R. M. ‘‘Johnnie’’ Burton, Director, Minerals Management Service. [FR Doc. E7–7221 Filed 4–16–07; 8:45 am] nominate themselves or one or more other persons to serve on the Interpretive Center Advisory Board. Council members serve two year terms. Meetings are usually held quarterly, or as needed to accomplish Board business. Nomination forms can be obtained from the BLM, (see address above). Nominations must include a completed nomination form, letter(s) of reference from the interests or organizations the nominee intends to represent, and other material showing the nominee’s qualifications. The letter of nomination and the nomination form should identify the category the nominee would like to represent. Membership on the Board will be balanced among the following interest categories: (1) Federal, county and local governments; (2) The local business community; (3) Trail advocacy groups; and (4) The public-at-large. The National Historic Oregon Trail Interpretive Center Advisory Board advises the BLM on the management of the Center. Each member will be a person who, as a result of training and experience, has knowledge or special expertise that qualifies them to provide advice from among the categories of interest listed above. Members serve without monetary compensation, but will be reimbursed for travel and per diem expenses at current rates for government employees. ConocoPhillips Company ConocoPhillips Alaska, Inc ConocoPhillips Petroleum Company Phillips Pt. Arguello Production Company Burlington Resources Oil & Gas Company LP Burlington Resources Offshore Inc. The Louisiana Land and Exploration Company Inexeco Oil Company FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Coastal Impact Assistance Program Allocations, Fiscal Years 2007–2008 BILLING CODE 4310–MR–P Minerals Management Service, Interior. ACTION: Notice of availability of recipient allocation amounts for fiscal years 2007 and 2008. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR The Minerals Management Service (MMS) is issuing this notice to advise the public of the availability of the individual allocation amounts available to each of the 73 eligible recipients of the Coastal Impact Assistance Program (CIAP). The amounts are an important piece of information to be used by the States and Coastal Political Subdivisions in the completion of CIAP grant applications. AGENCY: AGENCY: sroberts on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Aug<31>2005 19:39 Apr 16, 2007 Jkt 211001 Minerals Management Service Notice on Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Lease Sales Minerals Management Service, Interior. ACTION: List of restricted joint bidders. 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 PO 00000 Frm 00050 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 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 Corporation Chevron U.S.A. Inc. Chevron Midcontinent, L.P. Unocal Corporation Union Oil Company of California Pure Partners, L.P. 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[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 73 (Tuesday, April 17, 2007)]
[Notices]
[Page 19214]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E7-7221]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Minerals Management Service


Coastal Impact Assistance Program Allocations, Fiscal Years 2007-
2008

AGENCY: Minerals Management Service, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of availability of recipient allocation amounts for 
fiscal years 2007 and 2008.

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SUMMARY: The Minerals Management Service (MMS) is issuing this notice 
to advise the public of the availability of the individual allocation 
amounts available to each of the 73 eligible recipients of the Coastal 
Impact Assistance Program (CIAP). The amounts are an important piece of 
information to be used by the States and Coastal Political Subdivisions 
in the completion of CIAP grant applications.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Colleen Benner, Minerals 
Management Service, 381 Elden Street, Mail Stop 4040, Herndon, Virginia 
20170. You may also contact Ms. Benner by telephone at (703) 787-1710.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Energy Policy Act of 2005 (Act) has 
created CIAP by amending Section 31 of the Outer Continental Shelf 
Lands Act (43 U.S.C. 1356(a)). Under the provisions of the Act, the 
authority and responsibility for the management of CIAP is vested in 
the Secretary of the Interior (Secretary). The Secretary has delegated 
this authority and responsibility to MMS. In the February 16, 2007, 
continuing resolution, Congress approved a 3 percent appropriation of 
the CIAP funds to be used by MMS to administer the program. Under 
Section 384 of the Act, MMS shall disburse $250 million for each fiscal 
year 2007 through 2010 to eligible producing States (State) and coastal 
political subdivisions (CPS). The funds allocated to each State are 
based on the proportion of qualified Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) 
revenues offshore the individual State to total qualified OCS revenues 
from all States. In order to receive CIAP funds, States are required to 
submit a coastal impact assistance plan (Plan) that MMS must approve 
prior to disbursing any funds. All funds shall be disbursed through a 
grant process. The guidance has been developed by MMS to provide the 
information necessary for States to develop a Plan and submit it to 
MMS. The allotment amounts and guidelines may be found on the MMS Web 
site at http://www.mms.gov/offshore/CIAPmain.htm.

    Dated: March 28, 2007.
R. M. ``Johnnie'' Burton,
Director, Minerals Management Service.
 [FR Doc. E7-7221 Filed 4-16-07; 8:45 am]
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