Bureau of Indian Affairs April 2012 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Indian Reservation Roads; Request for Comments
Document Number: 2012-10096
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-04-26
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) is seeking comments on renewal of Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for the collection of information for Indian Reservation Roads. The information collection is currently authorized by OMB Control Number 1076-0161, which expires July 31, 2012.
Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed Spokane Tribe of Indians West Plains Casino and Mixed Use Project, City of Airway Heights, Spokane County, WA
Document Number: 2012-10095
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-04-26
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
The Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) is reopening the comment period for the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for the Spokane Tribe of Indians West Plains casino and mixed use project, City of Airway Heights, Spokane County, Washington.
Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed Wheatgrass Ridge Wind Project, Fort Hall Indian Reservation, Idaho
Document Number: 2012-10080
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-04-26
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This notice announces that the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) intends to cancel all work on the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the proposed Wheatgrass Ridge Wind Project on the Fort Hall Indian Reservation, Idaho.
Tribal Consultation Sessions-Administrative Organizational Assessment Draft Report, Organizational Streamlining of BIA and BIE, and BIE Topics
Document Number: 2012-9218
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-04-17
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
The Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) will be adding three tribal consultation sessions to the previously scheduled sessions. The additional sessions will focus on the proposed Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the Department of Education (ED) and the Department of the Interior (DOI) to improve American Indian and Alaska Native education. The MOU is authorized by the President's Executive Order on Improving American Indian and Alaska Native Educational Opportunities and Strengthening Tribal Colleges and Universities (Executive Order 135092) and section 9204 of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act.
Kootenai Tribe of Idaho: Chapter 11-Alcohol Control Act
Document Number: 2012-8571
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-04-10
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This notice publishes Chapter 11Alcohol Control Act for the Kootenai Tribe of Idaho. The Act regulates and controls the possession, sale and consumption of liquor within the Kootenai Tribe of Idaho's Reservation. This Act allows for the possession and sale of alcoholic beverages within the jurisdiction of the Kootenai Tribe of Idaho's Reservation, will increase the ability of the tribal government to control the distribution and possession of liquor within their reservation, and at the same time will provide an important source of revenue, the strengthening of the tribal government and the delivery of tribal services.