Indian Gaming, 63503 [E8-25349]

Download as PDF 63503 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 207 / Friday, October 24, 2008 / Notices Dated: October 15, 2008. Brian D. Montgomery, Assistant Secretary for Housing—Federal Housing Commissioner. [FR Doc. E8–25366 Filed 10–23–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5186–N–43] Federal Property Suitable as Facilities To Assist the Homeless Office of the Assistant Secretary for Community Planning and Development, HUD. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: This Notice identifies unutilized, underutilized, excess, and surplus Federal property reviewed by HUD for suitability for possible use to assist the homeless. DATES: Effective Date: October 24, 2008. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kathy Ezzell, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 Seventh Street, SW., Room 7262, Washington, DC 20410; telephone (202) 708–1234; TTY number for the hearing- and speech-impaired (202) 708–2565, (these telephone numbers are not toll-free), or call the toll-free Title V information line at 800–927–7588. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In accordance with the December 12, 1988 court order in National Coalition for the Homeless v. Veterans Administration, No. 88–2503–OG (D.D.C.), HUD publishes a Notice, on a weekly basis, identifying unutilized, underutilized, excess and surplus Federal buildings and real property that HUD has reviewed for suitability for use to assist the homeless. Today’s Notice is for the purpose of announcing that no additional properties have been determined suitable or unsuitable this week. Dated: October 16, 2008. Mark R. Johnston, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Special Needs. [FR Doc. E8–25140 Filed 10–23–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES Bureau of Indian Affairs Indian Gaming AGENCY: Bureau of Indian Affairs, Interior. VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:48 Oct 23, 2008 Jkt 217001 Notice of Approved Tribal— State Gaming Compact Amendment. ACTION: SUMMARY: This notice publishes an approval of the First Amendment to the Tribal-State Compact between the Spokane Tribe and the State of Washington. DATES: Effective Date: October 24, 2008. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Paula L. Hart, Acting 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 of engaging in Class III gaming activities on Indian lands. This Amendment increases the overall limit of allowable player terminals, incorporates agreements that stall the availability of higher stake table games until April 30, 2010, establishes a leasing arrangement and places a moratorium on amendments relating to TLS player terminals until June 30, 2009. This Amendment is hereby approved. Dated: October 14, 2008. George T. Skibine, Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for Policy and Economic Development—Indian Affairs. [FR Doc. E8–25349 Filed 10–23–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–4N–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Indian Affairs Tribal Consultation on Proposed Special Education Policies and Procedures Bureau of Indian Affairs, Interior. ACTION: Notice of tribal consultation meetings. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Bureau of Indian Education (BIE), Division of Performance and Accountability (DPA), will conduct tribal consultation meetings to obtain oral and written comments on proposed BIE Special Education Policies and Procedures. The proposed policies and procedures are available at http://www.enan.bia.edu under the ‘‘News and Announcements’’ section of the Web site or by calling the individual in the FOR FURTHER PO 00000 Frm 00079 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 INFORMATION CONTACT section of this notice. The SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section contains the complete schedule for the consultation meetings. Submit written comments on the proposed BIE Special Education Policies and Procedures by December 15, 2008, to the address stated in the ADDRESSES section. DATES: Send or hand-deliver written comments on the proposed BIE Special Education Policies and Procedures to Stan Holder, Chief, Division of Performance and Accountability, 1011 Indian School Road, NW., Suite 332, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87104. Submissions by facsimile should be sent to (505) 563– 5281. ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Gloria Yepa, (505) 563–5264. You may obtain a copy of the proposed BIE Special Education Policies and Procedures by contacting Sally Hollow Horn at (505) 563–5276 or by visiting the Web site http://www.enan.bia.edu. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background In order to receive Federal funds (‘‘Part B funds’’) available under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act of 2004 (IDEA), the BIE must meet eligibility requirements identified in the law. The U.S. Department of Education published final regulations, which became effective on October 13, 2006, implementing Part B of IDEA regarding eligibility for Federal funds. See 71 FR 46540 (August 14, 2006). BIE has drafted the proposed Special Education Policies and Procedures, which revises its 2002 Eligibility Document, to ensure consistency with IDEA and the U.S. Department of Education’s final regulations. All Bureau-funded schools, including grant and contract schools, must comply with the policies and procedures to be eligible to receive Part B funding and ensure that students with disabilities are appropriately served. Purpose of the Consultation The purpose of the consultation is to provide Indian tribes, school boards, parents, Indian organizations, and other interested parties with an opportunity to comment on the BIE’s proposed Special Education Policies and Procedures. The proposed policies and procedures are available by calling the individual in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section of this notice. E:\FR\FM\24OCN1.SGM 24OCN1

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[FR Doc No: E8-25349]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Indian Affairs


Indian Gaming

AGENCY: Bureau of Indian Affairs, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of Approved Tribal--State Gaming Compact Amendment.

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SUMMARY: This notice publishes an approval of the First Amendment to 
the Tribal-State Compact between the Spokane Tribe and the State of 
Washington.

DATES: Effective Date: October 24, 2008.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Paula L. Hart, Acting 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 of engaging in Class 
III gaming activities on Indian lands. This Amendment increases the 
overall limit of allowable player terminals, incorporates agreements 
that stall the availability of higher stake table games until April 30, 
2010, establishes a leasing arrangement and places a moratorium on 
amendments relating to TLS player terminals until June 30, 2009. This 
Amendment is hereby approved.

    Dated: October 14, 2008.
George T. Skibine,
Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for Policy and Economic Development--
Indian Affairs.
[FR Doc. E8-25349 Filed 10-23-08; 8:45 am]
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