Indian Gaming; Approval of Tribal-State Agreement To Amend Secretarial Procedures, 53340 [2021-20933]

Download as PDF 53340 Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 184 / Monday, September 27, 2021 / Notices Committee (FGDC), USGS, 909 First Avenue, Suite 800, Seattle, WA 98104; by email at jmahoney@usgs.gov; or by telephone at (206) 220–4621. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This meeting is being held under the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (5 U.S.C., Appendix 2), the Government in the Sunshine Act of 1976 (5 U.S.C. 552B, as amended), and 41 CFR 102–3.140 and 102–3.150. Purpose of the Meeting: The NGAC provides advice and recommendations related to management of Federal and national geospatial programs, the development of the National Spatial Data Infrastructure (NSDI), and the implementation of the Geospatial Data Act of 2018 (GDA) and Office of Management and Budget Circular A–16. The NGAC reviews and comments on geospatial policy and management issues and provides a forum to convey views representative of non-federal stakeholders in the geospatial community. 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Before including your address, phone number, email 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 may 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. (Authority: 5 U.S.C. Appendix 2) Kenneth Shaffer, Deputy Executive Director, Federal Geographic Data Committee. [FR Doc. 2021–20905 Filed 9–24–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4338–11–P procedures providing for the operation of Class III gaming by an Indian Tribe. Those procedures are effective once issued. On May 31, 1991, the Secretary published a Notice of Final Mashantucket Gaming Procedures (Procedures) in the Federal Register. See 56 FR 24996. On July 27, 2021, the Mashantucket Pequot Tribe (Tribe) submitted proposed amendments to the Tribe’s Procedures (Amendment) and Memorandum of Understanding with the State of Connecticut (MOU). On September 10, 2021, the Assistant Secretary—Indian Affairs approved the Amendment and MOU. Bryan Newland, Assistant Secretary—Indian Affairs. [FR Doc. 2021–20933 Filed 9–24–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4337–15–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [LLAK940000.L14100000. BX0000.21X.LXSS001L0100] Filing of Plats of Survey: Alaska Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of official filing. AGENCY: DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Indian Affairs Indian Gaming; Approval of TribalState Agreement To Amend Secretarial Procedures Bureau of Indian Affairs, Interior. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: This notice announces the approval of the Agreement Between the Mashantucket Pequot Tribe of Indians of Connecticut (Tribe) and the State of Connecticut (State) to amend the Tribe’s Secretarial Procedures and Memorandum of Understanding (Amendment). SUMMARY: The Amendment took effect on September 10, 2021. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Paula L. Hart, Director, Office of Indian Gaming, Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary—Policy and Economic Development, Washington, DC 20240, paula.hart@bia.gov, (202) 219–4066. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Under the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act (IGRA), Public Law 100–497, 25 U.S.C. 2701 et seq., upon the occurrence of certain circumstances the Secretary of the Interior (Secretary) shall issue DATES: PO 00000 Frm 00079 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 The plats of survey of lands described in this notice are scheduled to be officially filed in the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Alaska State Office, Anchorage, Alaska. The surveys, which were executed at the request of the Bureau of Indian Affairs and the BLM, are necessary for the management of these lands. DATES: The BLM must receive protests by October 27, 2021. ADDRESSES: You may buy a copy of the plats from the BLM Alaska Public Information Center, 222 W 7th Avenue, Mailstop 13, Anchorage, AK 99513. Please use this address when filing written protests. You may also view the plats at the BLM Alaska Public Information Center, Fitzgerald Federal Building, 222 W 7th Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska, at no cost. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Thomas B. O’Toole, Chief, Branch of Cadastral Survey, Alaska State Office, Bureau of Land Management, 222 W 7th Avenue, Anchorage, AK 99513; (907) 271–4231; totoole@blm.gov. People who use a telecommunications device for the deaf may call the Federal Relay Service (FRS) at 1–800–877–8339 to contact the BLM during normal business hours. 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[Federal Register Volume 86, Number 184 (Monday, September 27, 2021)]
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[FR Doc No: 2021-20933]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Indian Affairs

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Indian Gaming; Approval of Tribal-State Agreement To Amend 
Secretarial Procedures

AGENCY: Bureau of Indian Affairs, Interior.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: This notice announces the approval of the Agreement Between 
the Mashantucket Pequot Tribe of Indians of Connecticut (Tribe) and the 
State of Connecticut (State) to amend the Tribe's Secretarial 
Procedures and Memorandum of Understanding (Amendment).

DATES: The Amendment took effect on September 10, 2021.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Paula L. Hart, Director, Office of 
Indian Gaming, Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary--Policy and 
Economic Development, Washington, DC 20240, [email protected], (202) 
219-4066.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Under the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act 
(IGRA), Public Law 100-497, 25 U.S.C. 2701 et seq., upon the occurrence 
of certain circumstances the Secretary of the Interior (Secretary) 
shall issue procedures providing for the operation of Class III gaming 
by an Indian Tribe. Those procedures are effective once issued. On May 
31, 1991, the Secretary published a Notice of Final Mashantucket Gaming 
Procedures (Procedures) in the Federal Register. See 56 FR 24996. On 
July 27, 2021, the Mashantucket Pequot Tribe (Tribe) submitted proposed 
amendments to the Tribe's Procedures (Amendment) and Memorandum of 
Understanding with the State of Connecticut (MOU). On September 10, 
2021, the Assistant Secretary--Indian Affairs approved the Amendment 
and MOU.

Bryan Newland,
Assistant Secretary--Indian Affairs.
[FR Doc. 2021-20933 Filed 9-24-21; 8:45 am]
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