Notice of Public Meeting: Resource Advisory Councils, Nevada, 51875-51876 [E9-24348]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 194 / Thursday, October 8, 2009 / Notices entities must be licensed by the State of Washington. The Amendment also significantly modifies the dispute resolution processes to a more collaborative model providing a prompt ‘‘meet and confer’’ requirement, then mediation, and finally, as a last resort, either arbitration or litigation. The Tribe’s limited waiver of sovereign immunity is clarified and narrowed to include only disputes arising under the compact. The State similarly waives its sovereign immunity, including a specific waiver of the State’s Eleventh Amendment immunity from suit for the purposes of enforcing the compact. Finally, the proposed amendment changes the annual licensing requirements from annually to every three years. Dated: September 30, 2009. Larry Echo Hawk, Assistant Secretary—Indian Affairs. [FR Doc. E9–24300 Filed 10–7–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–4N–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Indian Affairs Indian Gaming mstockstill on DSKH9S0YB1PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: Bureau of Indian Affairs, Interior. ACTION: Notice of amendment to Approved Tribal-State Compact. SUMMARY: This publishes notice of an Amendment to a Compact between the Nottawaseppi Huron Band of Pottawatomi Indians and the State of Michigan providing for the Conduct of Tribal Class III Gaming by the Nottawaseppi Huron Band of Pottawatomi Indians taking effect. DATES: Effective Date: October 8, 2009. 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. The amendment changes the regulatory payment amount to a minimum of $50,000 or .05% of the Tribe’s annual Class III net win, whichever is greater. This amendment also modifies the Tribe’s revenue sharing payments conditioned on the VerDate Nov<24>2008 18:31 Oct 07, 2009 Jkt 220001 Tribe’s net win falling below certain levels. The amendment permits downward adjustments of the Tribe’s revenue sharing payments. Dated: September 30, 2009. Larry Echo Hawk, Assistant Secretary—Indian Affairs. [FR Doc. E9–24301 Filed 10–7–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–4N–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Reclamation Colorado River Basin Salinity Control Advisory Council AGENCY: Bureau of Reclamation, Interior. ACTION: Notice of public meeting. SUMMARY: The Colorado River Basin Salinity Control Advisory Council (Council) was established by the Colorado River Basin Salinity Control Act of 1974 (Public Law 93–320) (Act) to receive reports and advise federal agencies on implementing the Act. In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, the Bureau of Reclamation announces that the Council will meet as detailed below. DATES AND LOCATION: The Council will conduct a meeting at the following time and location: Tuesday, October 27, 2009—Phoenix, Arizona—The meeting will be held at the Central Arizona Water Conservation District Office, 23636 North 7th Street, Phoenix, Arizona. The meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m., recess at approximately 2:30 p.m., and reconvene briefly the following day at approximately 1 p.m. ADDRESSES: The meeting of the Council is open to the public. Any member of the public may file written statements with the Council before, during, or up to 30 days after the meeting either in person or by mail. To the extent that time permits, the Council chairman will allow public presentation of oral comments at the meeting. To allow full consideration of information by Council members, written notice must be provided to Mr. Kib Jacobson, Bureau of Reclamation, Upper Colorado Regional Office, 125 South State Street, Room 6107, Salt Lake City, Utah 84138–1147; telephone (801) 524–3753; facsimile (801) 524–3826; e-mail at: kjacobson@usbr.gov at least FIVE (5) days prior to the meeting. Any written comments received prior to the meeting will be provided to Council members at the meeting. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kib Jacobson, telephone (801) 524–3753; PO 00000 Frm 00046 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 51875 facsimile (801) 524–3826; e-mail at: kjacobson@usbr.gov. The purpose of the meeting will be to discuss the accomplishments of federal agencies and make recommendations on future activities to control salinity. Council members will be briefed on the status of salinity control activities and receive input for drafting the Council’s annual report. The Bureau of Reclamation, Bureau of Land Management, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and United States Geological Survey of the Department of the Interior; the Natural Resources Conservation Service of the Department of Agriculture; and the Environmental Protection Agency will each present a progress report and a schedule of activities on salinity control in the Colorado River Basin. The Council will discuss salinity control activities, the contents of the reports, and the Basin States Program created by Public Law 110–246, which amended the Act. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Public Disclosure Before including your name, address, telephone 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. Dated: September 15, 2009. Brent Rhees, Assistant Regional Director—Upper Colorado Region. [FR Doc. E9–24295 Filed 10–7–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–MN–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [LLNV912000.L16400000.PH0000.006F; 10– 08807; TAS: 14X1109] Notice of Public Meeting: Resource Advisory Councils, Nevada AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of public meeting. SUMMARY: In accordance with the Federal Land Policy and Management Act and the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (FACA), the Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Nevada will hold a joint meeting of its three E:\FR\FM\08OCN1.SGM 08OCN1 51876 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 194 / Thursday, October 8, 2009 / Notices Resource Advisory Councils (RACs), the Sierra Front-Northwestern Great Basin RAC, the Northeastern Great Basin RAC, and the Mojave-Southern Great Basin RAC in Elko, Nevada. The meeting is open to the public and a public comment period will be available. Dates and Times: Thursday, November 19, 2009, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Friday, November 20, 2009, from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. A public comment period will be provided at 3 p.m. on Thursday, November 19. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Rochelle Ocava, telephone: (775) 861– 6588, e-mail: rochelle_ocava@blm.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The three 15-member Nevada councils advise the Secretary of the Interior, through the BLM Nevada State Director, on a variety of planning and management issues associated with public land management in Nevada. The meeting will be held at the Elko Convention Center, 700 Moren Way, Elko, Nevada. Agenda topics include a presentation and discussion of accomplishments during 2009 and the outlook for 2010 for the BLM in Nevada; opening remarks and closeout reports of the three RACs; breakout meetings of each group category; breakout meetings of the three RACs; discussion of a recreation subgroup of the existing RACs; and setting of schedules for meetings of the individual RACs for the upcoming year. An agenda will be available 30 days prior to the meeting at http:// www.blm.gov/nv. The public may provide written comments to the three RAC groups or the individual RACs. Individuals who plan to attend and need further information about the meeting or need special assistance such as sign language interpretation or other reasonable accommodations may contact Rochelle Ocava. Mike Holbert, Deputy State Director, Nevada. [FR Doc. E9–24348 Filed 10–7–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–HC–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR DATES: The ANS Task Force will meet from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 4 through Thursday, November 5, 2009. Southeast Oregon Resource Advisory Council The ANS Task Force meeting will take place at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, 1315 East West Highway, Silver Spring, MD 20910 (301–713–0174). You may inspect minutes of the meeting at the office of the Chief, Division of Fisheries and Aquatic Resource Conservation, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 4401 North Fairfax Drive, Arlington, VA 22203, during regular business hours, Monday through Friday. You may also view the minutes on the ANS Task Force Web site at: http://anstaskforce.gov/ meetings.php. ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Susan Mangin, ANS Task Force, Executive Secretary, at (703) 358–2466, or by e-mail at Susan_Mangin@fws.gov. Pursuant to section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. App.), this notice announces meetings of the ANS Task Force. The ANS Task Force was established by the Nonindigenous Aquatic Nuisance Prevention and Control Act of 1990. Topics that the ANS Task Force plans to cover during the meeting include: the ANS Task Force Strategic Plan, Regional Panel issues and recommendations, the Quagga-Zebra Mussel Action Plan for Western U.S. Waters, and consideration for approval of state ANS management plans. The agenda and other related meeting information are on the ANS Task Force Web site at: http:// anstaskforce.gov/meetings.php. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Dated: September 29, 2009. Jeffrey Underwood, Acting Co-Chair, Aquatic Nuisance Species Task Force, Deputy Assistant Director— Fisheries & Habitat Conservation. [FR Doc. E9–24333 Filed 10–7–09; 8:45 am] DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Fish and Wildlife Service mstockstill on DSKH9S0YB1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: This notice announces a meeting of the Aquatic Nuisance Species (ANS) Task Force. The meeting is open to the public. The meeting topics are identified in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section. [FWS–R9–FHC–2009–N197; 94240–1341– 9BIS–N5] BILLING CODE 4310–55–P Aquatic Nuisance Species Task Force Meeting AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior. ACTION: Notice of meeting. VerDate Nov<24>2008 18:31 Oct 07, 2009 Jkt 220001 PO 00000 Frm 00047 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Bureau of Land Management [LLORV00000.L10200000.DD0000; HAG 9– 0373] AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Southeast Oregon Resource Advisory Council. SUMMARY: Pursuant to the Federal Land Policy and Management Act and the Federal Advisory Committee Act, the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Southeast Oregon Resource Advisory Council (SEORAC) will meet as indicated below: DATES: The SEORAC meeting will begin 8 a.m. PST on November 10, 2009. ADDRESSES: The SEORAC will meet at the Burns District Office Conference Room, 28910 Highway 20 West, Hines, Oregon 97738. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mark Wilkening, 100 Oregon Street, Vale, Oregon 97918, (541) 473–6218 or e-mail mark_wilkening@blm.gov. The business meeting will take place on November 10, 2009 at the Burns District Office Conference Room, 28910 Highway 20 West, Hines Oregon, from 8 a.m.to 4 p.m. The meeting may include such topics as New Member Orientation, Election of Officers, 2010 SEORAC Work Plan, BLM Energy Project Team Status Report, Updates on Lakeview and Southeast Oregon Resource Management Plans, FremontWinema Travel Subcommittee, Phase II Blue Mountain Forest Plan revision, litigation updates, an update on the BLM sagebrush/sage-grouse teams, and other matters as may reasonably come before the council. The public is welcome to attend all portions of the meeting and may make oral comments to the Council at 1 p.m. on November 10, 2009. Those who verbally address the SEORAC are asked to provide a written statement of their comments or presentation. Unless otherwise approved by the SEORAC Chair, the public comment period will last no longer than 15 minutes, and each speaker may address the SEORAC for a maximum of five minutes. If reasonable accommodation is required, please contact the BLM Vale District Office at (541) 473–6213 as soon as possible. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: E:\FR\FM\08OCN1.SGM 08OCN1

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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

[LLNV912000.L16400000.PH0000.006F; 10-08807; TAS: 14X1109]


Notice of Public Meeting: Resource Advisory Councils, Nevada

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of public meeting.

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SUMMARY: In accordance with the Federal Land Policy and Management Act 
and the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (FACA), the Department 
of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Nevada will hold a 
joint meeting of its three

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Resource Advisory Councils (RACs), the Sierra Front-Northwestern Great 
Basin RAC, the Northeastern Great Basin RAC, and the Mojave-Southern 
Great Basin RAC in Elko, Nevada. The meeting is open to the public and 
a public comment period will be available.
    Dates and Times: Thursday, November 19, 2009, from 8 a.m. to 5 
p.m., and Friday,
    November 20, 2009, from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. A public comment period 
will be provided at 3 p.m. on Thursday, November 19.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Rochelle Ocava, telephone: (775) 861-
6588, e-mail: rochelle_ocava@blm.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The three 15-member Nevada councils advise 
the Secretary of the Interior, through the BLM Nevada State Director, 
on a variety of planning and management issues associated with public 
land management in Nevada. The meeting will be held at the Elko 
Convention Center, 700 Moren Way, Elko, Nevada. Agenda topics include a 
presentation and discussion of accomplishments during 2009 and the 
outlook for 2010 for the BLM in Nevada; opening remarks and closeout 
reports of the three RACs; breakout meetings of each group category; 
breakout meetings of the three RACs; discussion of a recreation 
subgroup of the existing RACs; and setting of schedules for meetings of 
the individual RACs for the upcoming year. An agenda will be available 
30 days prior to the meeting at http://www.blm.gov/nv. The public may 
provide written comments to the three RAC groups or the individual 
RACs. Individuals who plan to attend and need further information about 
the meeting or need special assistance such as sign language 
interpretation or other reasonable accommodations may contact Rochelle 
Ocava.

Mike Holbert,
Deputy State Director, Nevada.
[FR Doc. E9-24348 Filed 10-7-09; 8:45 am]
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