Bureau of Indian Affairs July 2014 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Federal Acknowledgment of American Indian Tribes
Document Number: 2014-17956
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2014-07-30
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
On May 22, 2014, the Department of the Interior announced the availability of a proposed rule to revise regulations governing the process and criteria by which the Secretary acknowledges an Indian tribe. We have since received several requests for extension of the comment period and additional public hearings. This notice extends the comment deadline by 60 days and announces the addition of two more public hearings and two more tribal consultation sessions on the proposed rule.
Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Native American Business Development Institute (NABDI) Funding Solicitations and Reporting
Document Number: 2014-17584
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-25
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Assistant SecretaryIndian Affairs is submitting to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request for renewal for the collection of information for the Native American Business Development Institute (NABDI) Funding Solicitation and Reporting. The information collection is currently authorized by OMB Control Number 1076-0178, which expires July 31, 2014.
Indian Gaming
Document Number: 2014-17374
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-23
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This notice publishes the approval of an amendment to the Class III Tribal-State Gaming Compact (Amendment) between the Swinomish Indian Tribal Community and the State of Washington.
Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Verification of Indian Preference for Employment in BIA and IHS
Document Number: 2014-16971
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-18
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 the renewal of Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for the collection of information for Verification of Indian Preference for Employment in BIA and IHS authorized by OMB Control Number 1076-0160. This information collection expires November 30, 2014.
Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Certificate of Degree of Indian or Alaska Native Blood (CDIB)
Document Number: 2014-16967
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-18
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 the renewal of Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for the collection of information for the Certificate of Degree of Indian or Alaska Native Blood (CDIB) authorized by OMB Control Number 1076-0153. This information collection expires October 31, 2014.
Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Tribal Energy Development Capacity Program
Document Number: 2014-16882
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-18
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Assistant SecretaryIndian Affairs is submitting to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request for renewal for the collection of information for the Tribal Energy Development Capacity (TEDC) program. The information collection is currently authorized by OMB Control Number 1076-0177, which expires July 31, 2014.
Proclaiming Certain Lands as Reservation for the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community of Minnesota
Document Number: 2014-15470
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-01
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This notice informs the public that the Assistant Secretary Indian Affairs proclaimed approximately 569.01 acres, more or less, as an addition to the Reservation for the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community of Minnesota on June 20, 2014.
Land Acquisitions in the State of Alaska
Document Number: 2014-15312
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2014-07-01
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
The Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) is extending the comment period on the proposed rule for land acquisitions in Alaska, which was published in the Federal Register on May 1, 2014. The original comment period would end June 30, 2014; however, the BIA has received several requests for extension. BIA has reviewed these requests and determined that a 30-day extension is appropriate.