Western Shoshone Application Form, Submission to Office of Management and Budget, 31879-31880 [E8-12404]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 108 / Wednesday, June 4, 2008 / Notices comments received from individuals become part of the official public record. The following applicants have requested issuance of enhancement of survival permits to conduct certain activities with endangered species pursuant to Section 10(a)(1)(A) of the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended (16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.). Applicant: Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife, and Parks, Helena, Montana, TE–047250. The applicant requests a permit amendment to add rearing up to 1,500 pallid sturgeon (Scaphirhynchus albus) in lined, outdoor ponds and to possess 50 pallid sturgeon (Scaphirhynchus albus) mortalities for educational purposes in conjunction with recovery activities throughout the species’ range for the purpose of enhancing its survival and recovery. Applicant: Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, Lincoln, Nebraska, TE– 069300. The applicant requests a permit amendment to allow removal of fin rays from recaptured hatchery reared pallid sturgeon (Scaphirhynchus albus) in conjunction with recovery activities throughout the species’ range for the purpose of enhancing its survival and recovery. Applicant: SWCA, Inc., Broomfield, Colorado, TE–047252. The applicant requests a renewed permit to survey for Southwestern willow flycatchers (Empidonax traillii extimus) in conjunction with recovery activities throughout the species’ range for the purpose of enhancing their survival and recovery. Applicant: U.S. Geological Survey, Colorado Plateau Division, Flagstaff, Arizona, TE–047257. The applicant requests a renewed permit to survey for Southwestern willow flycatchers (Empidonax traillii extimus) in conjunction with recovery activities throughout the species’ range for the purpose of enhancing their survival and recovery. Applicant: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Region 6, Denver, Colorado, TE–704930. The applicant requests a renewal of this current permit for take activities for all listed species in the States of Colorado, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah, and Wyoming. This permit will allow Fish and Wildlife Service employees to lawfully conduct threatened or endangered species activities, in conjunction with recovery activities, throughout the species’ range for the purpose of enhancing survival and recovery as outlined in Fish and rwilkins on PROD1PC63 with NOTICES SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:46 Jun 03, 2008 Jkt 214001 Wildlife Service employees’ position descriptions. Applicant: Bureau of Land Management, Kanab Field Office, Kanab, Utah, TE–180540. The applicant requests a permit to survey for Southwestern willow flycatchers (Empidonax traillii extimus) and California condors (Gymnogyps californianus) in conjunction with recovery activities throughout the species’ range for the purpose of enhancing their survival and recovery. Dated: April 30, 2008. Stephen D. Guertin, Regional Director, Denver, Colorado. [FR Doc. E8–12469 Filed 6–3–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–55–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Indian Affairs Western Shoshone Application Form, Submission to Office of Management and Budget Bureau of Indian Affairs, Interior. ACTION: Notice of Submission of Information Collection. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) is submitting to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request for the renewal of a tribal enrollment information collection as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The information, collected under OMB Control No. 1076–0165, will be used to establish that the applicants meet the eligibility requirements to share in the Western Shoshone judgment fund distribution. DATES: Submit comments on or before July 7, 2008. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments on the information collection to the Desk Officer for the Department of the Interior at the Office of Management and Budget, by facsimile at (202) 395–6566 or you may send an e-mail to: OIRA_DOCKET@omb.eop.gov. Please send copy of comments to Iris Drew, Office of Indian Services, Bureau of Indian Affairs, 1001 Indian School Road, NW., Albuquerque, New Mexico 87104. Fax number: (505) 563–3060. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Iris Drew, Tribal Relations Specialist, Tribal Government Services. Telephone: (505) 563–3530. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This collection was authorized by the Act of July 7, 2004, Public Law 108–270 and originally approved and assigned OMB Control No. 1076–0165 when it was PO 00000 Frm 00071 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 31879 submitted with a proposed rulemaking, 25 CFR part 61, which was published in the Federal Register on May 19, 2005, at 70 FR 28859. The final rule was published in the Federal Register on March 5, 2007, at 72 FR 9836. A request for comments on this information collection request appeared in the Federal Register (73 FR 10461) on February 27, 2008. No comments were received during or before the close of the public comment period of April 28, 2008. Request for Comments: Please send your comments on this collection to the two locations listed in the ADDRESSES section. Your comments should be about the proposed collection to evaluate: (a) The necessity of the information collection for proper performance of the bureau functions, including its practical utility; (b) The accuracy of the burden hours, including the validity of the methodology use and assumptions made; (c) The quality, utility and clarity of the of the information to be collected; and (d) Suggestions to reduce the burden including use of automated electronic, mechanical, or other forms of information technology. The public is advised that an agency may not sponsor or request, and an individual need not respond to, a collection of information unless it has a valid OMB Control Number. Please submit your comments to the persons listed in the ADDRESSES section. Please note that all comments received will be available for public review two weeks after comment period closes. Before including your address, phone number, e-mail address or other personally identifiable information, be advised that your entire comment— including your personally identifiable information—may be made public at any time. While you may request that we withhold your personally identifiable information, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. We do not consider anonymous comments. All comments from representatives of businesses or organizations will be made public in their entirety. OMB has up to 60 days to make a decision on the submission for renewal, but may make the decision after 30 days. Therefore, to receive the best consideration of your comments, you should submit them closer to 30 days than 60 days. OMB Approval Number: 1076–0165. Title: Application to Share in the Western Shoshone Funds as a Lineal E:\FR\FM\04JNN1.SGM 04JNN1 31880 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 108 / Wednesday, June 4, 2008 / Notices rwilkins on PROD1PC63 with NOTICES Descendant of the Western Shoshone Identifiable Group, 25 CFR Part 61. Brief Description of Collection: The information collected is required for individuals to participate in the per capita distribution pursuant to the Act of July 7, 2004, Public Law 108–270. Subsection 3(b) of Public Law 108–270, requires the Secretary of the Interior to prepare a Western Shoshone judgment roll consisting of all individuals who— (a) have a least 1/4 degree of Western Shoshone blood; (b) are citizens of the United States; and (c) are living on July 7, 2004. Ineligible Individuals: Any individual that is certified by the Secretary to be eligible to receive a per capita payment from any other judgment funds based on an aboriginal land claim awarded by the Indian Claims Commission, the United States Claims Court, or the United States Court of Federal Claims, that was appropriated on or before July 7, 2004, will not be listed on the judgment roll. Type of Review: Renewal. Respondents: Individual Indians able to prove lineal descendency of the Western Shoshone Identifiable group pursuant to the Act of July 7, 2004, Public Law 108–270. Number of Respondents: We have received approximately 7,000 applications since the application period opened in April 2007. We expect to receive an additional 6,000 applications over a three-year period. Estimated Time per Response: The burden of preparing and submitting an application to share in the judgment funds distribution will vary widely, depending upon the applicant’s age and family history. The time will vary from 1 hour for older individuals to 20 hours for younger or non enrolled individuals. We are using 11 hours as an average per individual response. Frequency of Response: Each applicant will be required to file only once. Total Annual Burden to Respondents: 2,000 requests per year at 11 hours per response, for a total reporting and record keeping annual burden of 22,000 hours. Additional Costs per Application: An average cost of $23.75 per applicant for document reproduction with a total annual burden of $47,500. Dated: May 28, 2008. Sanjeev ‘‘Sonny’’ Bhagowalia, Chief Information Officer—Indian Affairs. [FR Doc. E8–12404 Filed 6–3–08; 8:45 am] VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:46 Jun 03, 2008 ACTION: Bureau of Land Management SUMMARY: This order partially revokes 3 Public Land Orders and revokes 1 Public Land Order in its entirety insofar as they affect approximately 427 acres of National Forest System lands withdrawn for use by the Forest Service as administrative sites, campgrounds, and other public purposes. EFFECTIVE DATE: June 4, 2008. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Rhonda Flynn, BLM Utah State Office, 440 West 200 South, Suite 500, Salt Lake City, Utah 84101–1345, 801–539– 4132. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Forest Service has determined that these lands no longer need to be withdrawn and has requested the revocation. The lands will not be opened to surface entry or mining until completion of an analysis to determine if any of the lands need special designation. [NM–910–08–0777-XX] Notice of Public Meeting, New Mexico Resource Advisory Council Meeting Bureau of Land Management, Department of the Interior. ACTION: Notice of public meeting. AGENCY: SUMMARY: In accordance with the Federal Land Policy and Management Act and the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972, the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, New Mexico Resource Advisory Council (RAC), will meet as indicated below. DATES: The meeting dates are June 11– 12, 2008, at the Socorro Field Office, 901 So. Highway 85, Socorro, NM. The public comment period is scheduled June 10, from 6–7 p.m. at the Socorro Field Office. On Wednesday, June 11, the meeting is scheduled from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., and on Thursday, June 12, the meeting is scheduled from 8 a.m. to 12 noon. The public may present written comments to the RAC. Depending on the number of individuals wishing to comment and time available, oral comments may be limited. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The 15member RAC advises the Secretary of the Interior, through the Bureau of Land Management, on a variety of planning and management issues associated with public land management in New Mexico. All meetings are open to the public. At this meeting, topics include issues on renewable and nonrenewable resources. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Theresa Herrera, New Mexico State Office, Office of External Affairs, Bureau of Land Management, P.O. Box 27115, Santa Fe, New Mexico 87502–0115, 505.438.7517. Linda S.C. Rundell, State Director. [FR Doc. E8–12565 Filed 6–4–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–FB–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [UTU 6443, UTU 012532, and UTU 0146037] Public Land Order No. 7708; Partial Revocation of Public Land Order Nos. 1391, 4060, 4567, and Revocation of Public Land Order No. 4664; Utah AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior. BILLING CODE 4310–4J–P Jkt 214001 Public Land Order. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR PO 00000 Frm 00072 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Order By virtue of the authority vested in the Secretary of the Interior by Section 204 of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976, 43 U.S.C. 1714 (2000), it is ordered as follows: 1. Public Land Order No. 1391 (22 FR 1003 (1957)), which withdrew public lands within the Manti-LaSal and Uinta National Forests from surface entry and mining and reserved them for use of the Forest Service for administrative sites, is hereby revoked insofar as it affects the following described lands: Uinta National Forest Uinta Special Meridian a. Currant Creek Administrative Site T. 1 S., R. 11 W., Sec. 23, SW1⁄4SW1⁄4SE1⁄4 and SE1⁄4SE1⁄4SW1⁄4; Sec. 26, W1⁄2NW1⁄4NE1⁄4 and E1⁄2NE1⁄4NW1⁄4. b. West Fork Administrative Site T. 1 N., R/ 11 W., Sec. 29, SW1⁄4SW1⁄4SE1⁄4 and SE1⁄4SE1⁄4SW1⁄4; Sec. 32, NW1⁄4NW1⁄4NE1⁄4, NE1⁄4NE1⁄4NW1⁄4, W1⁄2NE1⁄4NW1⁄4, and E1⁄2NW1⁄4NW1⁄4. The areas described aggregate 140 acres in Wasatch County. 2. Public Land Order No. 4060 (31 FR 10033 (1966)), which withdrew National Forest System lands from mining for protection of the North Fork of the American Fork Canyon Watershed, is hereby revoked insofar as it affects the following described lands: Uinta National Forest Salt Lake Meridian T. 4 S., R. 2 E., E:\FR\FM\04JNN1.SGM 04JNN1

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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 108 (Wednesday, June 4, 2008)]
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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Indian Affairs


Western Shoshone Application Form, Submission to Office of 
Management and Budget

AGENCY: Bureau of Indian Affairs, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of Submission of Information Collection.

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SUMMARY: The Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) is submitting to the Office 
of Management and Budget (OMB) a request for the renewal of a tribal 
enrollment information collection as required by the Paperwork 
Reduction Act. The information, collected under OMB Control No. 1076-
0165, will be used to establish that the applicants meet the 
eligibility requirements to share in the Western Shoshone judgment fund 
distribution.

DATES: Submit comments on or before July 7, 2008.

ADDRESSES: You may submit comments on the information collection to the 
Desk Officer for the Department of the Interior at the Office of 
Management and Budget, by facsimile at (202) 395-6566 or you may send 
an e-mail to: OIRA_DOCKET@omb.eop.gov. Please send copy of comments to 
Iris Drew, Office of Indian Services, Bureau of Indian Affairs, 1001 
Indian School Road, NW., Albuquerque, New Mexico 87104. Fax number: 
(505) 563-3060.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Iris Drew, Tribal Relations 
Specialist, Tribal Government Services. Telephone: (505) 563-3530.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This collection was authorized by the Act of 
July 7, 2004, Public Law 108-270 and originally approved and assigned 
OMB Control No. 1076-0165 when it was submitted with a proposed 
rulemaking, 25 CFR part 61, which was published in the Federal Register 
on May 19, 2005, at 70 FR 28859. The final rule was published in the 
Federal Register on March 5, 2007, at 72 FR 9836. A request for 
comments on this information collection request appeared in the Federal 
Register (73 FR 10461) on February 27, 2008. No comments were received 
during or before the close of the public comment period of April 28, 
2008.
    Request for Comments: Please send your comments on this collection 
to the two locations listed in the ADDRESSES section. Your comments 
should be about the proposed collection to evaluate:
    (a) The necessity of the information collection for proper 
performance of the bureau functions, including its practical utility;
    (b) The accuracy of the burden hours, including the validity of the 
methodology use and assumptions made;
    (c) The quality, utility and clarity of the of the information to 
be collected; and
    (d) Suggestions to reduce the burden including use of automated 
electronic, mechanical, or other forms of information technology.
    The public is advised that an agency may not sponsor or request, 
and an individual need not respond to, a collection of information 
unless it has a valid OMB Control Number.
    Please submit your comments to the persons listed in the ADDRESSES 
section. Please note that all comments received will be available for 
public review two weeks after comment period closes. Before including 
your address, phone number, e-mail address or other personally 
identifiable information, be advised that your entire comment--
including your personally identifiable information--may be made public 
at any time. While you may request that we withhold your personally 
identifiable information, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to 
do so. We do not consider anonymous comments. All comments from 
representatives of businesses or organizations will be made public in 
their entirety.
    OMB has up to 60 days to make a decision on the submission for 
renewal, but may make the decision after 30 days. Therefore, to receive 
the best consideration of your comments, you should submit them closer 
to 30 days than 60 days.
    OMB Approval Number: 1076-0165.
    Title: Application to Share in the Western Shoshone Funds as a 
Lineal

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Descendant of the Western Shoshone Identifiable Group, 25 CFR Part 61.
    Brief Description of Collection: The information collected is 
required for individuals to participate in the per capita distribution 
pursuant to the Act of July 7, 2004, Public Law 108-270. Subsection 
3(b) of Public Law 108-270, requires the Secretary of the Interior to 
prepare a Western Shoshone judgment roll consisting of all individuals 
who--(a) have a least 1/4 degree of Western Shoshone blood; (b) are 
citizens of the United States; and (c) are living on July 7, 2004.
    Ineligible Individuals: Any individual that is certified by the 
Secretary to be eligible to receive a per capita payment from any other 
judgment funds based on an aboriginal land claim awarded by the Indian 
Claims Commission, the United States Claims Court, or the United States 
Court of Federal Claims, that was appropriated on or before July 7, 
2004, will not be listed on the judgment roll.
    Type of Review: Renewal.
    Respondents: Individual Indians able to prove lineal descendency of 
the Western Shoshone Identifiable group pursuant to the Act of July 7, 
2004, Public Law 108-270.
    Number of Respondents: We have received approximately 7,000 
applications since the application period opened in April 2007. We 
expect to receive an additional 6,000 applications over a three-year 
period.
    Estimated Time per Response: The burden of preparing and submitting 
an application to share in the judgment funds distribution will vary 
widely, depending upon the applicant's age and family history. The time 
will vary from 1 hour for older individuals to 20 hours for younger or 
non enrolled individuals. We are using 11 hours as an average per 
individual response.
    Frequency of Response: Each applicant will be required to file only 
once.
    Total Annual Burden to Respondents: 2,000 requests per year at 11 
hours per response, for a total reporting and record keeping annual 
burden of 22,000 hours.
    Additional Costs per Application: An average cost of $23.75 per 
applicant for document reproduction with a total annual burden of 
$47,500.

    Dated: May 28, 2008.
Sanjeev ``Sonny'' Bhagowalia,
Chief Information Officer--Indian Affairs.
 [FR Doc. E8-12404 Filed 6-3-08; 8:45 am]
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