Land Acquisitions; Skokomish Indian Tribe, Washington, 18297-18298 [E8-6878]

Download as PDF 18297 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 65 / Thursday, April 3, 2008 / Notices Dated: March 28, 2008. W. Ralph Basham, Commissioner, U.S. Customs and Border Protection. [FR Doc. E8–6845 Filed 4–2–08; 8:45 am] DATES: Comments Due Date: May 5, 2008. Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding this proposal. Comments should refer to the proposal by name and/or OMB approval Number (2577–0046) and should be sent to: HUD Desk Officer, Office of Management and Budget, New Executive Office Building, Washington, DC 20503; fax: 202–395–6974. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Lillian Deitzer, Reports Management Officer, QDAM, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 Seventh Street, SW., Washington, DC 20410; e-mail Lillian Deitzer at Lillian_L_Deitzer@HUD.gov or telephone (202) 402–8048. This is not a toll-free number. Copies of available documents submitted to OMB may be obtained from Ms. Deitzer. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This notice informs the public that the Department of Housing and Urban Development has submitted to OMB a request for approval of the Information collection described below. This notice is soliciting comments from members of the public and affecting agencies concerning the proposed collection of information to: (1) Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) Evaluate the ADDRESSES: BILLING CODE 9111–14–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5187–N–18] Requirement for Contractors To Provide Certificates of Insurance for Capital Program Projects Office of Public and Indian Housing, HUD. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The proposed information collection requirement described below has been submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal. This collection is fundamental to the ongoing operations of the Congregate Housing Services Program (CHSP). The Department monitors the proper use of grant funds according to statutory, regulatory, and administrative requirements. The Grantees must meet annual requirements. Number of respondents Reporting Burden ...................................................................... Total Estimated Burden Hours: 6,000. Status: Extension of a currency approved collection. Authority: Section 3507 of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C. 35, as amended. Dated: March 28, 2008. Lillian L. Deitzer, Departmental Paperwork Reduction Act Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. E8–6930 Filed 4–2–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P rwilkins on PROD1PC63 with NOTICES DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Indian Affairs Indian Gaming AGENCY: Bureau of Indian Affairs, Interior. VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:19 Apr 02, 2008 Jkt 214001 × Annual responses 3,200 Notice of Approved Tribal— State Gaming Amendment. SUMMARY: This notice publishes an Approval of the Amendment to Interim Compact between the Chippewa Cree Tribe of the Rocky Boy’s Reservation and the State of Montana regarding Class III Gaming on the Rocky Boy’s Reservation. EFFECTIVE DATE: April 3, 2008. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: George T. Skibine, Director, Office of Indian Gaming, Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary—Policy and Economic Development, Washington, DC 20240, (202) 219–4066. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Under Section 11 of the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act of 1988 (IGRA), Public Law 100–497, 25 U.S.C. § 2710, the Secretary of the Interior shall publish in the Federal Register notice of approved Tribal—State compacts for the purpose Frm 00041 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Hours per response × 4 ACTION: PO 00000 accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (3) Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond; including through the use of appropriate automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. This notice also lists the following information: Title of Proposal: Requirement for Contractors to provide Certificates of Insurance for Capital Program Projects. OMB Approval Number: 2577–0046. Form Numbers: None. Members of affected public: Business or other for profit. Description of the Need for the Information and Its Proposed Use: Public Housing Agencies must obtain certificates of insurance from contractors and subcontractors before beginning work under either the development of a new low-income public housing project or the modernization of an existing project. The certificates of insurance provide evidence that worker’s compensation and general liability, automobile ability insurance are in force before any construction work is started. Frequency of Submission: Quarterly, semi-annually, annually. = 0.47 Burden hours 6,000 of engaging in Class III gaming activities on Indian lands. This Amendment increases the overall limit of allowable Class III machines and increases the maximum payout per machine. The Amendment is approved. Dated: March 25, 2008. Carl J. Artman, Assistant Secretary—Indian Affairs. [FR Doc. E8–6884 Filed 4–2–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–4N–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Indian Affairs Land Acquisitions; Skokomish Indian Tribe, Washington AGENCY: Bureau of Indian Affairs, Interior. E:\FR\FM\03APN1.SGM 03APN1 18298 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 65 / Thursday, April 3, 2008 / Notices Notice of Final Agency Determination to take land into trust under 25 CFR part 151. rwilkins on PROD1PC63 with NOTICES ACTION: SUMMARY: The Assistant Secretary— Indian Affairs made a final agency determination to acquire approximately 0.94 acres of land into trust for the Skokomish Indian Tribe of Washington on March 14, 2008. This notice is published in the exercise of authority delegated by the Secretary of the Interior to the Assistant Secretary—Indian Affairs by 209 Departmental Manual 8.1. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: George Skibine, Director, Office of Indian Gaming, MS–3657 MIB, 1849 C Street, NW., Washington, DC 20240; Telephone (202) 219–4066. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This notice is published to comply with the requirement of 25 CFR part 151.12(b) that notice be given to the public of the Secretary’s decision to acquire land in trust at least 30 days prior to signatory acceptance of the land into trust. The purpose of the 30-day waiting period in 25 CFR 151.12(b) is to afford interested parties the opportunity to seek judicial review of final administrative decisions to take land in trust for Indian tribes and individual Indians before transfer of title to the property occurs. On March 14, 2008, the Assistant Secretary— Indian Affairs decided to accept approximately 0.94 acres of land into trust for the Skokomish Indian Tribe of Washington under the authority of the Indian Reorganization Act of 1934, 25 U.S.C. 465. The 0.94 acre parcel is located within the exterior boundaries of the Skokomish Indian Tribe in Mason County, Washington. The parcel is currently used for the Tribe’s gaming facility. No change in the use is anticipated following conveyance of the parcel to the United States in trust for the Tribe. The property is located adjacent/contiguous to the location of the Lucky Dog Casino and its parking lot, which are already held in trust. The legal description of the property is as follows: All that portion of the Southeast Quarter (SE1⁄4) of the Southwest Quarter (SW1⁄4) of the Northwest Quarter (NW1⁄4) AND of Indian Lot twenty-three (23), all in Section two (2), township twenty-one (21) North, Range four (4) West, W.M., particularly described as follows: Beginning at a point 16.20 chains East of the quarter Section post on the West line of said Section two (2), which point is a post 30 feet East of the center of US Highway 101; thence North 2° 15′ East, 175 feet; thence west 235 feet; thence South 2° 15′ West, 175 feet; thence West, 235 feet to the point of beginning. VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:19 Apr 02, 2008 Jkt 214001 Excepting therefrom right-of-way for U.S. Highway 101. Parcel No. 42102 23 00012. Together with and subject to a perpetual, non-exclusive easement for ingress, egress, drainage and utilities, 20 feet in width, as described in instrument recorded January 30, 1979, Auditor’s File No. 356506. Situated in Mason County, Washington. Containing 0.94 acres, more or less. Dated: March 25, 2008. Carl J. Artman, Assistant Secretary—Indian Affairs. [FR Doc. E8–6878 Filed 4–2–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–4N–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [ID–110–1610–DG–053D–DBG081008] Notice of Intent To Prepare a Resource Management Plan for the Four Rivers Field Office (Idaho) and Associated Environmental Impact Statement Bureau of Land Management, Department of the Interior. ACTION: Notice of intent. AGENCY: SUMMARY: Pursuant to Section 202 of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 (FLPMA) and Section 102 (2)(C) of the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA), the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Four Rivers Field Office (FRFO), Boise, Idaho intends to prepare a RMP with an associated EIS for the Four Rivers Planning Area. Publication of this notice also initiates a public scoping period to extend until 15 days after the last public scoping meeting. RMPs are the basic land use documents used by the BLM that guide land use decisions and management actions on public lands. RMP level decisions establish goals and objectives (i.e. desired future conditions), the measures needed to achieve those goals and objectives and the parameters for resource use on BLM lands. This RMP will replace the 1988 Cascade RMP and portions of the 1983 Kuna Management Framework Plan (MFP) and the 1987 Jarbidge RMP. The Snake River Birds of Prey National Conservation Area (NCA), located in the FRFO, is being addressed in a separate, comprehensive RMP currently available as a Final EIS. DATES: The BLM will announce public scoping meetings pursuant to 43 CFR 1610.2 (BLM Planning Regulations) and 40 CFR 1501.7 (NEPA Regulations) to identify relevant issues. Meetings will be announced through local news PO 00000 Frm 00042 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 media, newsletters and the Idaho BLM Web site (listed below) at least 15 days prior to the first meeting once specific dates and locations are finalized. Throughout the planning process, the public will be given opportunities to participate through workshops and open house meetings. Workshops will provide the public an opportunity to work with BLM in (1) identifying the full range of issues to be addressed in the RMP/EIS and (2) developing the alternatives to be analyzed in the EIS. BLM will also provide an opportunity for public review upon publication of the Draft RMP/EIS. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments by any of the following methods: • Web site: http://www.blm.gov/id/st/ en/fo/four_rivers/Planning/four_rivers _resource.html. • E-mail: Four_Rivers_RMP@blm.gov. • Fax: 208–384–3493. • Mail: Bureau of Land Management, Attn: RMP Project Manager, Four Rivers Field Office, 3948 Development Avenue, Boise, ID 83705. Before including your address, phone number, e-mail address or other personal identifying information in your comment, you should be aware that your entire comment—including your personal identifying information—may be made publicly available at any time. While you can ask us in your comment to withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. All submissions from organizations or businesses and individuals identifying themselves as representatives of organizations or businesses will be made available for public inspection in their entirety. Documents pertinent to this proposal may be examined at the Four Rivers Field Office at the above address. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: For further information and/or to have your name added to the mailing list, contact Jonathan Beck, FRFO RMP Project Manager, Four Rivers Field Office, at the address above. Telephone: 208–384– 3300 or e-mail: Four_Rivers_RMP@blm.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The planning area is located in southwestern Idaho’s Ada, Adams, Boise, Canyon, Elmore, Gem, Payette, Valley and Washington counties, encompassing approximately 783,000 public land acres administered by the BLM. The planning area includes all of the FRFO located outside the Snake River Birds of Prey National Conservation Area (NCA), and encompasses an area extending north of the Snake River from approximately Glenns Ferry in the E:\FR\FM\03APN1.SGM 03APN1

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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 65 (Thursday, April 3, 2008)]
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[FR Doc No: E8-6878]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Indian Affairs


Land Acquisitions; Skokomish Indian Tribe, Washington

AGENCY: Bureau of Indian Affairs, Interior.

[[Page 18298]]


ACTION: Notice of Final Agency Determination to take land into trust 
under 25 CFR part 151.

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SUMMARY: The Assistant Secretary--Indian Affairs made a final agency 
determination to acquire approximately 0.94 acres of land into trust 
for the Skokomish Indian Tribe of Washington on March 14, 2008. This 
notice is published in the exercise of authority delegated by the 
Secretary of the Interior to the Assistant Secretary--Indian Affairs by 
209 Departmental Manual 8.1.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: George Skibine, Director, Office of 
Indian Gaming, MS-3657 MIB, 1849 C Street, NW., Washington, DC 20240; 
Telephone (202) 219-4066.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This notice is published to comply with the 
requirement of 25 CFR part 151.12(b) that notice be given to the public 
of the Secretary's decision to acquire land in trust at least 30 days 
prior to signatory acceptance of the land into trust. The purpose of 
the 30-day waiting period in 25 CFR 151.12(b) is to afford interested 
parties the opportunity to seek judicial review of final administrative 
decisions to take land in trust for Indian tribes and individual 
Indians before transfer of title to the property occurs. On March 14, 
2008, the Assistant Secretary--Indian Affairs decided to accept 
approximately 0.94 acres of land into trust for the Skokomish Indian 
Tribe of Washington under the authority of the Indian Reorganization 
Act of 1934, 25 U.S.C. 465. The 0.94 acre parcel is located within the 
exterior boundaries of the Skokomish Indian Tribe in Mason County, 
Washington. The parcel is currently used for the Tribe's gaming 
facility. No change in the use is anticipated following conveyance of 
the parcel to the United States in trust for the Tribe. The property is 
located adjacent/contiguous to the location of the Lucky Dog Casino and 
its parking lot, which are already held in trust. The legal description 
of the property is as follows:
    All that portion of the Southeast Quarter (SE\1/4\) of the 
Southwest Quarter (SW\1/4\) of the Northwest Quarter (NW\1/4\) AND of 
Indian Lot twenty-three (23), all in Section two (2), township twenty-
one (21) North, Range four (4) West, W.M., particularly described as 
follows:
    Beginning at a point 16.20 chains East of the quarter Section post 
on the West line of said Section two (2), which point is a post 30 feet 
East of the center of US Highway 101; thence North 2[deg] 15' East, 175 
feet; thence west 235 feet; thence South 2[deg] 15' West, 175 feet; 
thence West, 235 feet to the point of beginning.
    Excepting therefrom right-of-way for U.S. Highway 101.
    Parcel No. 42102 23 00012.
    Together with and subject to a perpetual, non-exclusive easement 
for ingress, egress, drainage and utilities, 20 feet in width, as 
described in instrument recorded January 30, 1979, Auditor's File No. 
356506. Situated in Mason County, Washington. Containing 0.94 acres, 
more or less.

    Dated: March 25, 2008.
Carl J. Artman,
Assistant Secretary--Indian Affairs.
 [FR Doc. E8-6878 Filed 4-2-08; 8:45 am]
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