Extension of Public Comment Period for the Notice of Intent To Conduct a Review of the Federal Coal Leasing Program and To Seek Public Comment, 52174-52175 [2021-20283]

Download as PDF 52174 Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 179 / Monday, September 20, 2021 / Notices within 30 days of publication of this notice to www.reginfo.gov/public/do/ PRAMain. Find this particular information collection by selecting ‘‘Currently under Review—Open for Public Comments’’ or by using the search function. Please provide a copy of your comments to Ms. Kimberly Belone, Indian Highway Safety Program Coordinator, 1001 Indian School Road NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104; or by email to Kimberly.belone@bia.gov. Please reference OMB Control Number 1076–0190 in the subject line of your comments. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: To request additional information about this ICR, contact L.G. Robertson, Indian Highway Program Director, 1001 Indian School Road NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104 by email at Lawrence.robertson@ bia.gov, or by telephone at 505–563– 3780. Individuals who are hearing or speech impaired may call the Federal Relay Service at 1–800–877–8339 for TTY assistance. You may also view the ICR at https://www.reginfo.gov/public/ do/PRAMain. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, we provide the general public and other Federal agencies with an opportunity to comment on new, proposed, revised, and continuing collections of information. This helps us assess the impact of our information collection requirements and minimize the public’s reporting burden. It also helps the public understand our information collection requirements and provide the requested data in the desired format. A Federal Register notice with a 60day public comment period soliciting comments on this collection of information was published on May 13, 2021 (86 FR 26231). No comments were received. We are again soliciting comments on the proposed ICR that is described below. We are especially interested in public comment addressing the following issues: (1) Is the collection necessary to the proper functions of the BIA; (2) will this information be processed and used in a timely manner; (3) is the estimate of burden accurate; (4) how might the BIA enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (5) how might the BIA minimize the burden of this collection on the respondents, including through the use of information technology. Comments that you submit in response to this notice are a matter of public record. Before including your address, phone number, email address, VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:49 Sep 17, 2021 Jkt 253001 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. Abstract: This information is collected from Tribal entities concerning population, land base, highway miles and statistical data concerning vehicle fatalities, crashes, traffic enforcement actions and proposed financial data. This data collected is a requirement for the BIA Indian Highway Safety Program (IHSP) to fulfil the data obligations of 23 CFR 1300.11 and will be used for review and consideration by the IHSP Selection Committee for consideration of grant awards. Proposed Revisions to This Information Collection Travel & Training Form: New form for registration and travel expense reimbursements based on actual travel costs, not to exceed the Federal travel regulations. Child Passenger Safety Seat Grant Application: Minor revisions to format, content, and instructions. Law Enforcement Grant Application: Minor revisions to format, content, and instructions. Title of Collection: Indian Highway Safety Grants. OMB Control Number: 1076–0190. Form Number: None. Type of Review: Revision of a currently approved collection. Respondents/Affected Public: Tribal governments. Total Estimated Number of Annual Respondents: 485 per year, on average. Total Estimated Number of Annual Responses: 2,256 per year, on average. Estimated Completion Time per Response: For applications, 4 hours, on average; for monthly reports, 3–11 hours, on average; and for annual reports, 5–9 hours, on average. Total Estimated Number of Annual Burden Hours: 15,316 on average. Respondent’s Obligation: Required to obtain or retain a benefit. Frequency of Collection: Annually for grant applications and annual reports; monthly for reports. Total Estimated Annual Nonhour Burden Cost: None. An agency may not conduct or sponsor and a person is not required to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. PO 00000 Frm 00052 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 The authority for this action is the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.). Elizabeth K. Appel, Director, Office of Regulatory Affairs and Collaborative Action—Indian Affairs. [FR Doc. 2021–20257 Filed 9–17–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4337–15–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [21X.LLHQ320000.L13200000.PP0000] Extension of Public Comment Period for the Notice of Intent To Conduct a Review of the Federal Coal Leasing Program and To Seek Public Comment Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of extension of public comment period. AGENCY: On August 20, 2021, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) published a Notice of Intent to Conduct a Review of the Federal Coal Leasing Program in the Federal Register and requested public comments. This notice extends the public comment period for 15 days to allow for further public comment and consideration to occur. DATES: The BLM will consider written comments received or postmarked on or before October 5, 2021. ADDRESSES: You may submit written comments by the following methods: • Email: BLM_HQ_320_ CoalProgramReview@blm.gov. This is the preferred method of commenting. • Mail, personal, or messenger delivery: National Coal Program Review, In care of: Thomas Huebner, BLM Wyoming State Office, 5353 Yellowstone Rd, Cheyenne, WY 82009. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Lindsey Curnutt, Chief, Division of Solid Minerals, email: lcurnutt@ blm.gov, telephone: 480–708–7339. Persons who use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal Relay Service at 1–800–877– 8339 to contact Ms. Curnutt. This service is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to leave a message or question. You will receive a reply during normal business hours. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The BLM published a notice on August 20, 2021 (86 FR 46873), inviting comments on the scope of the BLM’s review of the Federal coal leasing program. The initial comment period ends September 20, 2021. For additional details on the original notice, please visit the Federal Register’s website: https:// SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\20SEN1.SGM 20SEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 179 / Monday, September 20, 2021 / Notices www.govinfo.gov/content/pkg/FR-202108-20/pdf/2021-17827.pdf. The BLM has received requests for an extension of the public comment period and has decided to extend the comment period by 15 days to provide the public with additional time to provide comments. The BLM invites interested agencies, States, American Indian tribes, local governments, industry, organizations, and members of the public to submit comments or suggestions to assist in identifying significant issues that the BLM should consider in its review of the Federal coal program. The Department of the Interior also intends to conduct government-togovernment consultation with affected Indian tribes about the Federal coal leasing program and to consider the potential environmental, social, and cultural impacts of the coal program on indigenous communities and their lands during this review. (Authority: 43 U.S.C. 1701 et seq., 30 U.S.C. 181 et seq., 30 U.S.C. 351 et. seq.) Nada Wolff Culver, Deputy Director, Policy and Programs, Bureau of Land Management. [FR Doc. 2021–20283 Filed 9–17–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–84–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [LLORV00000.L10200000.XZ0000. LXSSH1060000.212.HAG 21–0300] Notice of Public Meetings for the John Day-Snake Resource Advisory Council, Oregon Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of public meeting. AGENCY: In accordance with the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 and the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972, the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) John DaySnake Resource Advisory Council (RAC) will meet as follows. DATES: The John Day-Snake RAC will meet Thursday, October 21, 2021, from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Pacific Time, and will then host a field tour in the afternoon to the Restoration Fuels Torrefaction Plant until 5:30 p.m. The RAC will reconvene Friday, October 22, 2021, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. A public comment period will be offered each day and the meetings and field tour are open to the public in their entirety. SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:49 Sep 17, 2021 Jkt 253001 The meetings will be held at the Malheur National Forest Supervisor’s Office, 431 Patterson Bridge Rd., John Day, OR 97845. The October 21 field tour includes a visit to the Restoration Fuels Torrefaction Plant located at 60339 US–26, John Day, OR 97845. A virtual meeting may substitute for an in-person meeting depending on local health restrictions in place at the time of the meeting. Additional meeting details and a final agenda will be published on the RAC web page at least 10 days in advance of the meetings at https://www.blm.gov/get-involved/ resource-advisory-council/near-you/ oregon-washington/john-day-rac. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Larisa Bogardus, Public Affairs Officer, 3100 H St., Baker City, OR 97814; telephone: 541–219–6863; email: lbogardus@blm.gov. Persons who use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal Relay Service (FRS) at 1 (800) 877–8339 to contact Larisa. The FRS is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to leave a message or question. You will receive a reply during normal business hours. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The 15member John Day-Snake RAC was chartered by and its members were appointed by the Secretary of the Interior. Its diverse perspectives are represented in commodity, conservation, and general interests. It provides advice to the BLM and, as needed, U.S. Forest Service resource managers regarding management plans and proposed resource actions on public land in the John Day-Snake area. Agenda items for October 21 include a presentation from the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife on mule-deer habitat and upcoming salmon runs; a motorized and non-motorized trail access discussion; a wild horse and burro update; and a fire season overview. The afternoon field tour is to the Restoration Fuels thermal treatment facility where the RAC will learn about methods that utilize tree thinnings and low-value wood materials from stewardship projects in national forests and private-land treatments to produce environmentally friendly fuel for energy. Attending public participants must provide their own transportation and personal amenities for the duration of the field tour. Participants must register to attend the field tour at least 14 days in advance using the contact contained in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section of this notice. Agenda items for the October 22 meeting include a review of recreation fee proposals for the BLM Prineville ADDRESSES: PO 00000 Frm 00053 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 52175 District; a Blue Mountain Forest Plan update; and agency updates. Depending on the number of people wishing to address the RAC and the time available, the amount of time for oral public comments may be limited. The public may send written comments to the RAC in response to material presented. Comments can be mailed to the BLM Vale District; Attn. Darrel W. Monger; 100 Oregon St.; Vale, OR 97918. The Designated Federal Officer will attend the meetings, take minutes, and publish detailed meeting minutes on the RAC web page (see the ADDRESSES section earlier). Before including your address, phone number, email address, or other personal identifying information in your comments, please 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 we will be able to do so. (Authority: 43 CFR 1784.4–2) Darrel W. Monger, Vale District Manager. [FR Doc. 2021–20290 Filed 9–17–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–33–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR National Park Service [NPS–AKR–CAKR–DENA–GAAR–LACL– WRST–32369; PPAKAKROR4, PPMPRLE1Y.LS0000] Request for Nominations for the National Park Service Alaska Region Subsistence Resource Commission Program AGENCY: ACTION: National Park Service, Interior. Request for nominations. The National Park Service (NPS) is seeking nominations for individuals willing to represent subsistence users on the following Subsistence Resource Commissions (SRC): The Cape Krusenstern National Monument SRC, the Denali National Park SRC, the Gates of the Arctic National Park SRC, the Lake Clark National Park SRC, and the Wrangell-St. Elias National Park SRC. SUMMARY: Nominations must be postmarked by December 20, 2021. DATES: E:\FR\FM\20SEN1.SGM 20SEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 86, Number 179 (Monday, September 20, 2021)]
[Notices]
[Pages 52174-52175]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2021-20283]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

[21X.LLHQ320000.L13200000.PP0000]


Extension of Public Comment Period for the Notice of Intent To 
Conduct a Review of the Federal Coal Leasing Program and To Seek Public 
Comment

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of extension of public comment period.

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SUMMARY: On August 20, 2021, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 
published a Notice of Intent to Conduct a Review of the Federal Coal 
Leasing Program in the Federal Register and requested public comments. 
This notice extends the public comment period for 15 days to allow for 
further public comment and consideration to occur.

DATES: The BLM will consider written comments received or postmarked on 
or before October 5, 2021.

ADDRESSES: You may submit written comments by the following methods:
     Email: [email protected]. This is the 
preferred method of commenting.
     Mail, personal, or messenger delivery: National Coal 
Program Review, In care of: Thomas Huebner, BLM Wyoming State Office, 
5353 Yellowstone Rd, Cheyenne, WY 82009.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Lindsey Curnutt, Chief, Division of 
Solid Minerals, email: [email protected], telephone: 480-708-7339. 
Persons who use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may call 
the Federal Relay Service at 1-800-877-8339 to contact Ms. Curnutt. 
This service is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to leave a 
message or question. You will receive a reply during normal business 
hours.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The BLM published a notice on August 20, 
2021 (86 FR 46873), inviting comments on the scope of the BLM's review 
of the Federal coal leasing program. The initial comment period ends 
September 20, 2021. For additional details on the original notice, 
please visit the Federal Register's website: https://

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www.govinfo.gov/content/pkg/FR-2021-08-20/pdf/2021-17827.pdf.
    The BLM has received requests for an extension of the public 
comment period and has decided to extend the comment period by 15 days 
to provide the public with additional time to provide comments.
    The BLM invites interested agencies, States, American Indian 
tribes, local governments, industry, organizations, and members of the 
public to submit comments or suggestions to assist in identifying 
significant issues that the BLM should consider in its review of the 
Federal coal program.
    The Department of the Interior also intends to conduct government-
to-government consultation with affected Indian tribes about the 
Federal coal leasing program and to consider the potential 
environmental, social, and cultural impacts of the coal program on 
indigenous communities and their lands during this review.

(Authority: 43 U.S.C. 1701 et seq., 30 U.S.C. 181 et seq., 30 U.S.C. 
351 et. seq.)

Nada Wolff Culver,
Deputy Director, Policy and Programs, Bureau of Land Management.
[FR Doc. 2021-20283 Filed 9-17-21; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4310-84-P