Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas Petition for Tribal Reassumption of Jurisdiction over Child Custody Proceedings, 32355 [E8-12682]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 110 / Friday, June 6, 2008 / Notices Written comments on the scope and implementation of this proposal must arrive by July 7, 2008. ADDRESSES: You may mail or hand carry written comments to Dale Morris, Regional Director, Pacific Regional Office, Bureau of Indian Affairs, 2800 Cottage Way, Sacramento, California 95825. Please include your name, return caption, address and ‘‘DEIS Scoping Comments, Los Coyotes Band of ˜ Cahuilla and Cupeno Indians 45-Acre Fee-to-Trust Casino/Hotel Project, San Bernardino County, California’’, on the first page of your written comments. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: John Rydzik, (916) 978–6042. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The proposed action would transfer approximately 45 acres of land from fee to trust status, upon which the Tribe would develop a casino, hotel, parking and other supporting facilities. The property is located within the incorporated boundaries of the City of Barstow, San Bernardino County, California, just east of Interstate-15, near State Highways 58 and 247 and Interstate-40. The BIA published a Notice of Intent to prepare an EIS for the original application on April 19, 2006, in the Federal Register (71 FR 20126). The notice included project details, which remain unchanged in the renewed application. As this notice on the renewed application in effect resumes work on the EIS, public scoping for the issues and alternatives to be analyzed in the EIS has already been done. The BIA will not, therefore, hold any additional public scoping meetings. This notice, however, does provide the public another 30-day period to submit comments on what should be covered in the EIS. Areas of environmental concern identified for analysis in the EIS include land resources, water resources, biological resources, cultural resources, traffic and transportation, noise, air quality, public health/environmental hazards, public services and utilities, hazardous waste and materials, socioeconomics, environmental justice and visual resources/aesthetics. In addition to the proposed action, alternatives identified for analysis include noaction, reduced-intensity development and two alternate sites. The range of issues and alternatives are open to expansion based on comments received in response to this notice. PWALKER on PROD1PC71 with NOTICES DATES: Public Comment Availability Comments, including names and addresses of respondents, will be available for public review at the BIA VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:09 Jun 05, 2008 Jkt 214001 32355 address shown in the ADDRESSES section, during regular business hours, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, except holidays. 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. 1978 (Pub. L. 95–608) provides, subject to certain specified conditions, that Indian tribes may petition the Secretary of the Interior for reassumption of jurisdiction over Indian child custody proceedings. This notice acknowledges receipt of the petition of AlabamaCoushatta Tribe of Texas for the tribal reassumption of jurisdiction. Authority: This notice is published in accordance with sections 1503.1 and 1506.6 of the Council on Environmental Quality Regulations (40 CFR Parts 1500 through 1508) implementing the procedural requirements of the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, as amended (42 U.S.C. 4321 et seq.), and the Department of the Interior Manual (516 DM 1–6), and is in the exercise of authority delegated to the Assistant Secretary—Indian Affairs by 209 DM 8.1. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Dated: May 23, 2008. Carl J. Artman, Assistant Secretary—Indian Affairs. [FR Doc. E8–12638 Filed 6–5–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–W7–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Indian Affairs Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas Petition for Tribal Reassumption of Jurisdiction over Child Custody Proceedings Bureau of Indian Affairs, Interior. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: This is a notice that the Department of the Interior has received a petition from the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas for the tribal reassumption of jurisdiction over Indian child custody proceedings. The petition is under review by, and may be inspected at, the address listed in the ADDRESSES section. ADDRESSES: The Bureau of Indian Affairs, Office of Indian Services, Division of Human Services, 1849 C St., NW., Room MIB–4513, Washington, DC 20240. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Rochelle Apodaca (505) 563–3524. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The authority for the Assistant Secretary— Indian Affairs to publish this notice is contained in 25 CFR 13.14(a) and 209 DM 8. The Indian Child Welfare Act of PO 00000 Frm 00073 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Dated: May 10, 2008 Carl J. Artman, Assistant Secretary—Indian Affairs. [FR Doc. E8–12682 Filed 6–5–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–4J–P Bureau of Land Management [AA–6689–A, AA–6689–B, AA–6689–A2; AK–964–1410–KC–P] Alaska Native Claims Selection Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of decision approving lands for conveyance. AGENCY: SUMMARY: As required by 43 CFR 2650.7(d), notice is hereby given that an appealable decision approving lands for conveyance pursuant to the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act will be issued to Sanak Corporation. The lands are in the vicinity of Pauloff Harbor, Alaska, and are located in: Seward Meridian, Alaska T. 53 S., R. 68 W., Secs. 3, 4, 5 and 8; Secs. 9, 10, 15 and 16; Sec. 21. Containing approximately 2,120 acres. T. 52 S., R. 70 W., Secs. 17 to 20, inclusive. Containing 1,687.72 acres. T. 52 S., R. 71 W., Secs. 9, 10, 15, and 16; Secs. 21 to 24, inclusive; Secs. 26 to 32, inclusive. Containing 5,749.47 acres. T. 53 S., R. 73 W., Secs. 33 and 34. Containing approximately 952 acres. T. 66 S., R. 90 W., Secs. 9 and 15. Containing 3.77 acres. Aggregating approximately 10,513 acres. The subsurface estate in these lands will be conveyed to The Aleut Corporation when the surface estate is conveyed to Sanak Corporation. Notice of the decision will also be published four times in the Anchorage Daily News. DATES: The time limits for filing an appeal are: 1. Any party claiming a property interest which is adversely affected by E:\FR\FM\06JNN1.SGM 06JNN1

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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 110 (Friday, June 6, 2008)]
[Notices]
[Page 32355]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E8-12682]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Indian Affairs


Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas Petition for Tribal Reassumption 
of Jurisdiction over Child Custody Proceedings

AGENCY: Bureau of Indian Affairs, Interior.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: This is a notice that the Department of the Interior has 
received a petition from the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas for the 
tribal reassumption of jurisdiction over Indian child custody 
proceedings. The petition is under review by, and may be inspected at, 
the address listed in the ADDRESSES section.

ADDRESSES: The Bureau of Indian Affairs, Office of Indian Services, 
Division of Human Services, 1849 C St., NW., Room MIB-4513, Washington, 
DC 20240.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Rochelle Apodaca (505) 563-3524.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The authority for the Assistant Secretary--
Indian Affairs to publish this notice is contained in 25 CFR 13.14(a) 
and 209 DM 8. The Indian Child Welfare Act of 1978 (Pub. L. 95-608) 
provides, subject to certain specified conditions, that Indian tribes 
may petition the Secretary of the Interior for reassumption of 
jurisdiction over Indian child custody proceedings. This notice 
acknowledges receipt of the petition of Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of 
Texas for the tribal reassumption of jurisdiction.

    Dated: May 10, 2008
Carl J. Artman,
Assistant Secretary--Indian Affairs.
[FR Doc. E8-12682 Filed 6-5-08; 8:45 am]
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