Notice of Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Lease SDM 90990, 74325 [E7-25382]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 249 / Monday, December 31, 2007 / Notices by all rentals due since the date the leases terminated under law. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, CONTACT: Ann Dickerson, Land Law Examiner, at 703–440–1512, or Bureau of Land Management—Eastern States, 7450 Boston Boulevard, Springfield, Virginia 22153. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The lessee has agreed to the amended lease terms for rentals and royalties at rates of $10 per acre (competitive) and $5 per acre (non-competitive), or fraction thereof, per year and 16 2/3 percent respectively. The lessee has paid the required administrative fee and publication fee to reimburse the Department for the cost of this Federal Register notice. The lessee has met all the requirements for reinstatement of the lease as set out in Section 31(d) and (e) of the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920, as amended (30 U.S.C. 188), and the BLM is proposing to reinstate the leases listed above, effective September 1, 2004 (ARES 52198 and ARES 52200) and November 1, 2005 (ARES 53624), under the original terms and conditions of the leases and the increased rental and royalty rates cited above. The BLM has not issued any valid leases affecting the lands. Dated: December 21, 2007. Steven R. Wells, Acting State Director, Eastern States. [FR Doc. E7–25387 Filed 12–28–07; 8:45 am] 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; • The increased royalty of 16 2/3 percent or 4 percentages above the existing competitive royalty rate; 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. Dated: December 19, 2007. Karen L. Johnson, Chief, Fluids Adjudication Section. [FR Doc. E7–25382 Filed 12–28–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–$$–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [AZ–320–08–7122–ES–5812; AZA 33391 and AZA 34206] Arizona: Notice of Realty Action; Recreation and Public Purposes (R&PP) Act Classification BILLING CODE 4310–GJ–P Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of Realty Action. AGENCY: DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [MT–922–08–1310–FI–P;SDM 90990] Notice of Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Lease SDM 90990 Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice. sroberts on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES AGENCY: SUMMARY: Per 30 U.S.C. 188(d), GPE Energy, Inc. and Spyglass Cedar Creek LP timely filed a petition for reinstatement of oil and gas lease SDM 90990, Harding County, South Dakota. The lessee paid the required rental accruing from the date of termination. No leases were issued that affect these lands. The lessee agrees to new lease terms for rentals and royalties of $10 per acre and 16–2/3 percent or 4 percentages above the existing competitive royalty rate. The lessee paid the $500 administration fee for the reinstatement of the lease and $163 cost for publishing this Notice. VerDate Aug<31>2005 20:08 Dec 28, 2007 Jkt 214001 SUMMARY: The following public lands in Yuma County, Arizona, have been examined by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and found suitable for classification for lease or conveyance to the Yuma County Free Library District (AZA 33391) and Yuma County (AZA 34206) under the provisions of the Recreation and Public Purposes (R&PP) Act, as amended, 43 U.S.C. 869 et seq., and under Section 7 of the Taylor Grazing Act, 43 U.S.C. 315(f), and Executive Order No. 6910. Gila and Salt River Meridian, Arizona (AZA 33391) T. 11 S., R. 24 W. Sec. 6, W1⁄2E1⁄2E1⁄2W1⁄2N1⁄2N1⁄2SW1⁄4SW1⁄4, W1⁄2E1⁄2W1⁄2N1⁄2N1⁄2SW1⁄4SW1⁄4, W1⁄2W1⁄2N1⁄2N1⁄2SW1⁄4SW1⁄4. The area described contains 4.375 acres. Gila and Salt River Meridian, Arizona (AZA 34206) T. 11 S., R. 24 W. Sec. 6, E1⁄2E1⁄2E1⁄2W1⁄2N1⁄2N1⁄2SW1⁄4SW1⁄4, E1⁄2N1⁄2N1⁄2SW1⁄4SW1⁄4. The area described contains 5.625 acres. PO 00000 Frm 00060 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 74325 Neither Yuma County Free Library District nor Yuma County have acquired for public purposes other than recreation, more than the 640-acre limitation allowed in any calendar year according to the regulations found at 43 CFR 2741.7(a)(3). The Yuma County Free Library District and Yuma County have submitted statements in compliance with the regulations at 43 CFR 2741.4(b). The Yuma County Free Library District is proposing to construct a new library (South County Branch Library) of 30,773 square feet; and Yuma County is proposing to construct new county services buildings (Yuma County South Complex) totaling approximately 18,800 square feet. The Yuma County South Complex would provide satellite offices for the following county departments: Health, Courts, Probation, Assessor, Board of Supervisors, and Information Technology. There would also be parking lots, and other necessary site improvements such as access lanes and retention areas. DATES: Submit comments on or before February 14, 2008. ADDRESSES: Detailed information including but not limited to, a proposed development plan and documentation relating to compliance with applicable environmental and cultural resource laws, is available for review at the BLM Yuma Field Office, 2555 E. Gila Ridge Road, Yuma, Arizona 85365. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Realty Specialist Francisca Mueller Realty Specialist, (928) 317–3237. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The lands are not needed for any Federal purposes. Lease or conveyance of the lands for recreational or public purposes use is consistent with the BLM Yuma District Resource Management Plan dated February 1987, and would be in the public interest. All interested parties will receive a copy of this notice once it is published in the Federal Register. The notice will be published in a newspaper of local circulation for three consecutive weeks. The regulations do not require a public meeting. Upon publication of this notice in the Federal Register, the lands will be segregated from all other forms of appropriation under the public land laws, including the general mining laws, except for lease or conveyance under the R&PP Act and leasing under the mineral leasing laws. The lease or conveyance of the land, when issued, will be subject to the following terms, conditions, and reservations: E:\FR\FM\31DEN1.SGM 31DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 249 (Monday, December 31, 2007)]
[Notices]
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[FR Doc No: E7-25382]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

[MT-922-08-1310-FI-P;SDM 90990]


Notice of Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Lease 
SDM 90990

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: Per 30 U.S.C. 188(d), GPE Energy, Inc. and Spyglass Cedar 
Creek LP timely filed a petition for reinstatement of oil and gas lease 
SDM 90990, Harding County, South Dakota. The lessee paid the required 
rental accruing from the date of termination.
    No leases were issued that affect these lands. The lessee agrees to 
new lease terms for rentals and royalties of $10 per acre and 16-2/3 
percent or 4 percentages above the existing competitive royalty rate. 
The lessee paid the $500 administration fee for the reinstatement of 
the lease and $163 cost for publishing this Notice.
    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;
     The increased royalty of 16 2/3 percent or 4 percentages 
above the existing competitive royalty rate; 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.

    Dated: December 19, 2007.
Karen L. Johnson,
Chief, Fluids Adjudication Section.
[FR Doc. E7-25382 Filed 12-28-07; 8:45 am]
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