Bureau of Indian Affairs June 2015 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Indian Gaming
Document Number: 2015-16035
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-06-30
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
The Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) published a notice in the Federal Register of June 4, 2015 (80 FR 31918), containing a list of approved Tribal-State Class III gaming compacts. The notice contained incorrect spellings for two tribes.
Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Reindeer in Alaska
Document Number: 2015-16010
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-06-30
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 titled ``Reindeer in Alaska,'' authorized by OMB Control Number 1076-0047. This information collection expires September 30, 2015.
HEARTH Act Approval of Dry Creek Rancheria Band of Pomo Indians Regulations
Document Number: 2015-15597
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-06-25
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
On April 4, 2014, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) approved the Dry Creek Rancheria Band of Pomo Indians leasing regulations under the HEARTH Act. With this approval, the Tribe is authorized to enter into the following type of leases without BIA approval: Business leases.
HEARTH Act Approval of Ewiiaapaayp Band of Kumeyaay Indians Regulations
Document Number: 2015-15595
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-06-25
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
On December 10, 2013, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) approved the Ewiiaapaayp Band of Kumeyaay Indians leasing regulations under the HEARTH Act. With this approval, the Tribe is authorized to enter into the following type of leases without BIA approval: business leases.
HEARTH Act Approval of Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria Leasing Regulations
Document Number: 2015-15594
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-06-25
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
On February 1, 2013, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) approved the Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria leasing regulations under the HEARTH Act. With this approval, the Tribe is authorized to enter into the following type of leases without BIA approval: Business leases.
HEARTH Act Approval of Ho-Chunk Nation Regulations
Document Number: 2015-15593
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-06-25
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
On February 4, 2015, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) approved the Ho-Chunk Nation leasing regulations under the HEARTH Act. With this approval, the Tribe is authorized to enter into the following type of leases without BIA approval: Business, residential, and agricultural ordinances.
HEARTH Act Approval of Citizen Potawatomi Nation Regulations
Document Number: 2015-15592
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-06-25
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
On November 10, 2013, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) approved the Citizen Potawatomi Nation leasing regulations under the HEARTH Act. With this approval, the Tribe is authorized to enter into the following type of leases without BIA approval: Business leases.
HEARTH Act Approval of Cowlitz Indian Tribe Regulations
Document Number: 2015-15590
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-06-25
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
On January 22, 2015, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) approved the Cowlitz Indian Tribe leasing regulations under the HEARTH Act. With this approval, the Tribe is authorized to enter into the following type of leases without BIA approval: Business leases.
HEARTH Act Approval of Absentee Shawnee Tribe of Oklahoma Regulations
Document Number: 2015-15589
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-06-25
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
On June 3, 2015, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) approved the Absentee Shawnee Tribe of Oklahoma leasing regulations under the HEARTH Act. With this approval, the Tribe is authorized to enter into the following type of leases without BIA approval: Business leases.
HEARTH Act Approval of Mohegan Tribe of Indians of Connecticut Regulations
Document Number: 2015-15588
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-06-25
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
On April 8, 2014, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) approved the Mohegan Tribe of Indians of Connecticut leasing regulations under the HEARTH Act. With this approval, the Tribe is authorized to enter into the following type of leases without BIA approval: Business leases.
HEARTH Act Approval of Oneida Indian Nation Regulations
Document Number: 2015-15587
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-06-25
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
On January 28, 2015, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) approved the Oneida Indian Nation leasing regulations under the HEARTH Act. With this approval, the Tribe is authorized to enter into the following type of leases without BIA approval: Business leases.
HEARTH Act Approval of Ak-Chin Indian Community Leasing Regulations
Document Number: 2015-15586
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-06-25
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
On November 10, 2013, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) approved the Ak-Chin Indian Community leasing regulations under the HEARTH Act. With this approval, the Tribe is authorized to enter into the following type of leases without BIA approval: Business leases.
HEARTH Act Approval of Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians Regulations
Document Number: 2015-15585
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-06-25
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
On September 23, 2014, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) approved the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians leasing regulations under the HEARTH Act. With this approval, the Tribe is authorized to enter into the following type of leases without BIA approval: Business leases.
HEARTH Act Approval of Jamestown S'Klallam Tribe Regulations
Document Number: 2015-15582
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-06-25
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
On April 4, 2014, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) approved the Jamestown S'Klallam Tribe leasing regulations under the HEARTH Act. With this approval, the Tribe is authorized to enter into the following type of leases without BIA approval: Business leases.
HEARTH Act Approval of Kaw Nation Regulations
Document Number: 2015-15581
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-06-25
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
On December 13, 2013, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) approved the Kaw Nation leasing regulations under the HEARTH Act. With this approval, the Tribe is authorized to enter into the following type of leases without BIA approval: Business leases.
HEARTH Act Approval of Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians Leasing Regulations
Document Number: 2015-15574
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-06-25
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
On April 11, 2013 (amended November 24, 2014), the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) approved the Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians leasing regulations under the HEARTH Act. With this approval, the Tribe is authorized to enter into the following type of leases without BIA approval: Residential leases.
HEARTH Act Approval of Pueblo of Sandia Leasing Regulations
Document Number: 2015-15573
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-06-25
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
On March 14, 2013, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) approved the Pueblo of Sandia leasing regulations under the HEARTH Act. With this approval, the Tribe is authorized to enter into the following type of leases without BIA approval: Business leases.
HEARTH Act Approval of Rincon Band of Luiseno Mission Indians Regulations
Document Number: 2015-15572
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-06-25
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
On June 4, 2015, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) approved the Rincon Band of Luiseno Mission Indians leasing regulations under the HEARTH Act. With this approval, the Tribe is authorized to enter into the following type of leases without BIA approval: Business leases.
HEARTH Act Approval of Santa Rosa Band of Cahuilla Indians Regulations
Document Number: 2015-15567
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-06-25
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
On November 10, 2013, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) approved the Santa Rosa Band of Cahuilla Indians leasing regulations under the HEARTH Act. With this approval, the Tribe is authorized to enter into the following type of leases without BIA approval: Business leases.
HEARTH Act Approval of Wichita and Affiliated Tribes Regulations
Document Number: 2015-15562
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-06-25
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
On April 8, 2014, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) approved the Wichita and Affiliated Tribes leasing regulations under the HEARTH Act. With this approval, the Tribe is authorized to enter into the following type of leases without BIA approval: Business leases.
Indian Gaming
Document Number: 2015-15207
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-06-22
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This notice publishes the Indian Gaming Compacts between the State of New Mexico and the Jicarilla Apache Nation, Mescalero Apache Tribe of the Mescalero Reservation, Navajo Nation, Pueblo of Acoma, and Pueblo of Jemez governing Class III gaming (Compacts) taking effect.
Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation Liquor Code-Amendment
Document Number: 2015-14419
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-06-12
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This notice publishes amendments to the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation Liquor Code. This codification amends the existing Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation Liquor Code, enacted by the Board of Trustees of the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation, which was published in the Federal Register on February 22, 2012 (77 FR 10551).
Rate Adjustments for Indian Irrigation Projects
Document Number: 2015-14211
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-06-11
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
The Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) owns or has an interest in irrigation projects located on or associated with various Indian reservations throughout the United States. We are required to establish irrigation assessment rates to recover the costs to administer, operate, maintain, and rehabilitate these projects. We request your comments on the proposed rate adjustments.
Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Indian Reservation Roads
Document Number: 2015-14154
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-06-10
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 Indian Reservation Roads (IRR), authorized by OMB Control Number 1076-0161. This information collection expires September 30, 2015.
Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Student Transportation Form
Document Number: 2015-14153
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-06-10
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) is seeking comments on the renewal of Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for the collection of information for Student Transportation Form, authorized by OMB Control Number 1076-0134. This information collection expires September 30, 2015.
Indian Gaming
Document Number: 2015-13715
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-06-04
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This publishes notice of the extension of the Class III gaming compact between the Yankton Sioux Tribe and the State of South Dakota.
Indian Gaming
Document Number: 2015-13712
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-06-04
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This notice publishes the approval of the Amendment to the compacts between the Confederated Tribes of the Chehalis Reservation, Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation, Cowlitz Indian Tribe, Hoh Indian Tribe, Jamestown S'Klallam Tribe, Kalispel Indian Community of the Kalispel Reservation, Lower Elwha Tribal Community, Lummi Tribe of the Lummi Reservation, Makah Indian Tribe of the Makah Reservation, Nisqually Indian Tribe, Port Gamble S'Klallam Tribe, Quileute Tribe of the Quileute Reservation, Quinault Indian Nation, Samish Indian Nation, Sauk Suiattle Indian Tribe, Shoalwater Bay Indian Tribe of the Shoalwater Bay Indian Reservation, Skokomish Indian Tribe, Snoqualmie Indian Tribe, Spokane Tribe of the Spokane Reservation, Squaxin Island Tribe of the Squaxin Island Reservation, Stillaguamish Tribe of Indians of Washington, Suquamish Indian Tribe of the Fort Madison Reservation, Swinomish Indian Tribal Community, Tulalip Tribes of Washington, Upper Skagit Indian Tribe, Yakama Nation, and the State of Washington governing Class III gaming (Compact).
Land Acquisitions; Soboba Band of Luiseno Indians of California
Document Number: 2015-12985
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-06-03
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
The Assistant SecretaryIndian Affairs made a final agency determination to acquire approximately 410.23 +/- acres of land in trust for the Soboba Band of Luiseno Indians, California, for gaming and other purposes on May 19, 2015.