Notice of Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Leases MTM 93982 and MTM 93983, 16707 [E8-6345]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 61 / Friday, March 28, 2008 / Notices the decision will also be published four times in the Tundra Drums. DATES: The time limits for filing an appeal are: 1. Any party claiming a property interest which is adversely affected by the decision shall have until April 28, 2008 to file an appeal. 2. Parties receiving service of the decision by certified mail shall have 30 days from the date of receipt to file an appeal. Parties who do not file an appeal in accordance with the requirements of 43 CFR Part 4, Subpart E, shall be deemed to have waived their rights. ADDRESSES: A copy of the decision may be obtained from: Bureau of Land Management, Alaska State Office, 222 West Seventh Avenue, #13, Anchorage, Alaska 99513–7504. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, CONTACT: The Bureau of Land Management by phone at 907–271–5960, or by e-mail at ak.blm.conveyance@ak.blm.gov. Persons who use a telecommunication device (TTD) may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1–800–877– 8330, 24 hours a day, seven days a week, to contact the Bureau of Land Management. Hillary Woods, Land Law Examiner, Land Transfer Adjudication I. [FR Doc. E8–6348 Filed 3–27–08; 8:45 am] The lessee met the requirements for reinstatement of the leases per Sec. 31 (d) and (e) of the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920 (30 U.S.C. 188). We are proposing to reinstate the leases, effective the date of termination subject to: • The original terms and conditions of the leases; • The increased rental of $5 per acre; • The increased royalty of 162⁄3 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: March 24, 2008. Karen L. Johnson, Chief, Fluids Adjudication Section. [FR Doc. E8–6345 Filed 3–27–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–$$–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [NV–056–5853–EU; N–66686 and N–84735; 8–08807; TAS: 14X5232] Notice of Realty Action: Modified Competitive Sealed Bid Sale of Public Lands in Clark County, NV BILLING CODE 4310–$$–P Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [MT–922–08–1310–FI–P; MTM 93982 and MTM 93983] Notice of Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Leases MTM 93982 and MTM 93983 Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice. sroberts on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES AGENCY: SUMMARY: Per 30 U.S.C. 188(d), SBG Forever, Inc. timely filed petitions for reinstatement of oil and gas leases MTM 93982 and MTM 93983, Petroleum County, Montana. The lessee paid the required rentals 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 $5 per acre and 162⁄3 percent or 4 percentages above the existing competitive royalty rate. The lessee paid the $500 administration fee for the reinstatement of each lease and $163 cost for publishing this Notice. VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:57 Mar 27, 2008 Jkt 214001 SUMMARY: The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) proposes to offer by modified competitive sealed bid sale three parcels of land totaling approximately 20 acres in the Las Vegas Valley at not less than the fair market value (FMV). The three parcels will be offered in two sales to be conducted pursuant to the Southern Nevada Public Land Management Act of 1998 (SNPLMA), Public Law 105–263, 112 Stat. 2343, as amended. The SNPLMA sales will be subject to the applicable provisions of Sections 203 and 209 of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 (FLPMA), 43 U.S.C. 1713 and 1719, respectively, and BLM land sale and mineral conveyance regulations at 43 CFR 2710 and 2720. DATES: Written comments regarding the proposed sale or the environmental assessment (EA) will be accepted until May 12, 2008. The FMV will be made available prior to the sealed bid closing date. BLM will accept sealed bids for the offered parcels until May 28, 2008, at 4:30 p.m., Pacific Time, at the Las PO 00000 Frm 00087 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 16707 Vegas Field Office. Sealed bids will be opened at the Las Vegas Field Office on May 29, 2008, at 10 a.m., Pacific Time. ADDRESSES: Mail written comments and sealed bids to the BLM Field Manager, Las Vegas Field Office, 4701 N. Torrey Pines Drive, Las Vegas, NV 89130. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Brenda Wilhight, e-mail: Brenda_Wilhight@nv.blm.gov or phone: (702) 515–5172. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The following described lands are located in southwest Las Vegas, Nevada and are legally described as: Case file: N–66686 Mount Diablo Meridian, Nevada T. 22 S., R. 60 E., Sec. 23, SE1⁄4SE1⁄4NW1⁄4NW1⁄4, N1⁄2NE1⁄4SW1⁄4NW1⁄4, N1⁄2NE1⁄4NW1⁄4SE1⁄4NW1⁄4, N1⁄2NW1⁄4NW1⁄4SE1⁄4NW1⁄4. The above described lands contain 10 acres, more or less. Case file: N–84735 Mount Diablo Meridian, Nevada T. 23 S., R. 61 E., Sec. 9, N1⁄2NE1⁄4SE1⁄4NW1⁄4, S1⁄2SE1⁄4SE1⁄4NW1⁄4. The above described lands in two parcels contain 10 acres, more or less. The sales are in conformance with the Las Vegas Resource Management Plan (RMP), approved on October 5, 1998. BLM has determined that the proposed action conforms to the land use plan decision, LD–1, in the RMP. The use of the modified competitive sale method is consistent with 43 CFR 2711.3–2(a)(1)(i). Public lands may be offered for sale utilizing modified competitive bidding procedures when the authorized officer determines it is necessary in order to assure equitable distribution of land among purchasers or to recognize equitable considerations or public policies. Modified competitive bidding includes, but is not limited to offering designated bidders the right to meet the highest bid. Refusal or failure to meet the highest bid shall constitute a waiver of such bidding provisions. Factors to be considered in determining when modified competitive bidding procedures shall be used include but are not limited to the needs of State and/or local government, adjoining landowners, historical users, and other needs for the tract. A description of the method of modified competitive bidding to be used and a statement indicating the purpose or objective of the bidding procedure selected is specified in this notice. To participate in either modified competitive sale each bidder, including the designated bidders, must submit a $20,000 bid guarantee deposited by a E:\FR\FM\28MRN1.SGM 28MRN1

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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 61 (Friday, March 28, 2008)]
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[FR Doc No: E8-6345]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

[MT-922-08-1310-FI-P; MTM 93982 and MTM 93983]


Notice of Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Leases 
MTM 93982 and MTM 93983

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: Per 30 U.S.C. 188(d), SBG Forever, Inc. timely filed petitions 
for reinstatement of oil and gas leases MTM 93982 and MTM 93983, 
Petroleum County, Montana. The lessee paid the required rentals 
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 $5 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 
each lease and $163 cost for publishing this Notice.
    The lessee met the requirements for reinstatement of the leases per 
Sec. 31 (d) and (e) of the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920 (30 U.S.C. 188). 
We are proposing to reinstate the leases, effective the date of 
termination subject to:
     The original terms and conditions of the leases;
     The increased rental of $5 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: March 24, 2008.
Karen L. Johnson,
Chief, Fluids Adjudication Section.
 [FR Doc. E8-6345 Filed 3-27-08; 8:45 am]
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