Notice of Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Leases, Utah, 10265 [E9-5076]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 45 / Tuesday, March 10, 2009 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management Bureau of Land Management [LLUT922000 L13100000 FI000 257A] [LLAKA01300–14300000.ER0000; AA– 091143] Notice of Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Leases, Utah Notice of Realty Action: Recreation and Public Purposes Lease, Anchorage, AK AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior ACTION: Notice of proposed reinstatement of terminated oil and gas lease, Utah. SUMMARY: In accordance with Title IV of the Federal Oil and Gas Royalty Management Act (Pub. L. 97–451), Whiting Oil and Gas Corporation timely filed a petition for reinstatement of oil and gas leases UTU76054 for lands in San Juan County, Utah, and it was accompanied by all required rentals and royalties accruing from September 1, 2008, the date of termination. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kent Hoffman, Deputy State Director, Division of Lands and Minerals at (801) 539–4080, or Becky Hammond, Chief, Branch of Fluid Minerals at (801) 539– 4039. The Lessee has agreed to new lease terms for rentals and royalties at rates of $5 per acre and 162⁄3 percent, respectively. The $500 administrative fee for the leases has been paid and the lessee has reimbursed the Bureau of Land Management for the cost of publishing this notice. Having met all the requirements for reinstatement of the leases as set out in Section 31(d) and (e) of the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920 (30 U.S.C. 188), the Bureau of Land Management is proposing to reinstate the lease, effective September 1, 2008, subject to the original terms and conditions of the leases and the increased rental and royalty rates cited above. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Dated: February 20, 2009. Selma Sierra, State Director. [FR Doc. E9–5076 Filed 3–9–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–DQ–P VerDate Nov<24>2008 15:20 Mar 09, 2009 Jkt 217001 Correction In notice document E9–4488 beginning on page 9263 in the issue of Tuesday, March 3, 2009, make the following correction: On page 9263, the subject should read as it appears above. [FR Doc. Z9–4488 Filed 3–9–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 1505–01–D DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Minerals Management Service [Docket No. MMS–2008-MRM–0031] Agency Information Collection Activities: Submitted for Office of Management and Budget Review; Comment Request AGENCY: Minerals Management Service (MMS), Interior. ACTION: Notice of an extension of a currently approved information collection (OMB Control Number 1010– 0136). SUMMARY: To comply with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), we are notifying the public that we have submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) an information collection request (ICR) to renew approval of the paperwork requirements in the regulations under title 30 of the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) parts 202, 204, and 206. This notice also provides the public a second opportunity to comment on the paperwork burden of these regulatory requirements. We changed the title of this ICR to reflect the consolidation of two ICRs relating to Federal oil and gas valuation. The new title of this ICR is ‘‘30 CFR Parts 202, 204, and 206, Federal Oil and Gas Valuation.’’ In this extension, we are consolidating the following ICRs, which allow programwide review of Federal oil and gas leases: • 1010–0136, previously titled ‘‘30 CFR Part 202—Royalties, Subpart C— Federal and Indian Oil and Subpart D— Federal Gas; and Part 206—Product Valuation, Subpart C—Federal Oil and Subpart D—Federal Gas;’’ and • 1010–0155, previously titled ‘‘30 CFR Part 204—Alternatives for Marginal PO 00000 Frm 00048 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 10265 Properties, Subpart C—Accounting and Auditing Relief.’’ DATES: Submit written comments on or before April 9, 2009. ADDRESSES: Submit written comments by either FAX (202) 395–7245 or e-mail (OIRA_Docket@omb.eop.gov) directly to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, OMB, Attention: Desk Officer for the Department of the Interior (OMB Control Number 1010–0136). Please submit copies of your comments to MMS by one of the following methods: • Electronically go to http:// www.regulations.gov. In the ‘‘Comment or Submission’’ column, enter ‘‘MMS– 2008–MRM–0031’’ to view supporting and related materials for this ICR. Click on ‘‘Send a comment or submission’’ link to submit public comments. Information on using Regulations.gov, including instructions for accessing documents, submitting comments, and viewing the docket after the close of the comment period, is available through the site’s ‘‘User Tips’’ link. All comments submitted will be posted to the docket. • Mail comments to Armand Southall, Regulatory Specialist, Minerals Management Service, Minerals Revenue Management, P.O. Box 25165, MS 300B2, Denver, Colorado 80225. Please reference ICR 1010–0136 in your comments. • Hand-carry comments or use an overnight courier service. Our courier address is Building 85, Room A–614, Denver Federal Center, West 6th Ave. and Kipling St., Denver, Colorado 80225. Please reference ICR 1010–0136 in your comments. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Armand Southall, telephone (303) 231– 3221, or e-mail armand.southall@mms.gov. You may also contact Armand Southall to obtain copies, at no cost, of (1) the ICR, (2) any associated forms, and (3) the regulations that require the subject collection of information. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: 30 CFR Parts 202, 204, and 206, Federal Oil and Gas Valuation. OMB Control Number: 1010–0136. Bureau Form Number: Form MMS– 4393. Abstract: The Secretary of the U.S. Department of the Interior is responsible for mineral resource development on Federal and Indian lands and the Outer Continental Shelf (OCS). The Secretary is required by various laws to manage mineral resource production from Federal and Indian lands and the OCS, collect the royalties and other mineral revenues due, and distribute the funds E:\FR\FM\10MRN1.SGM 10MRN1

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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

[LLUT922000 L13100000 FI000 257A]


Notice of Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas 
Leases, Utah

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior

ACTION: Notice of proposed reinstatement of terminated oil and gas 
lease, Utah.

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SUMMARY: In accordance with Title IV of the Federal Oil and Gas Royalty 
Management Act (Pub. L. 97-451), Whiting Oil and Gas Corporation timely 
filed a petition for reinstatement of oil and gas leases UTU76054 for 
lands in San Juan County, Utah, and it was accompanied by all required 
rentals and royalties accruing from September 1, 2008, the date of 
termination.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kent Hoffman, Deputy State Director, 
Division of Lands and Minerals at (801) 539-4080, or Becky Hammond, 
Chief, Branch of Fluid Minerals at (801) 539-4039.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Lessee has agreed to new lease terms for 
rentals and royalties at rates of $5 per acre and 16\2/3\ percent, 
respectively. The $500 administrative fee for the leases has been paid 
and the lessee has reimbursed the Bureau of Land Management for the 
cost of publishing this notice.
    Having met all the requirements for reinstatement of the leases as 
set out in Section 31(d) and (e) of the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920 (30 
U.S.C. 188), the Bureau of Land Management is proposing to reinstate 
the lease, effective September 1, 2008, subject to the original terms 
and conditions of the leases and the increased rental and royalty rates 
cited above.

    Dated: February 20, 2009.
Selma Sierra,
State Director.
 [FR Doc. E9-5076 Filed 3-9-09; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4310-DQ-P