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

Revision of Agency Information Collection for Loan Guarantee, Insurance and Interest Subsidy Program
Document Number: 2015-27534
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-10-29
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 submitting to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request for approval for the collection of information for the Loan Guarantee, Insurance, and Interest Subsidy Program. The information collection is currently authorized by OMB Control Number 1076-0020, which expires October 31, 2015.
Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Tribal Self-Governance Program
Document Number: 2015-27211
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-10-27
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Bureau of Indian Affairs is seeking comments on the renewal of Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for the collection of information for Tribal Self-Governance Program authorized by OMB Control Number 1076-0143. This information collection expires January 31, 2016.
Renewal of Agency Information Collection for the Tribal Reassumption of Jurisdiction Over Child Custody Proceedings
Document Number: 2015-27135
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-10-26
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 the renewal of Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for the collection of information for the Tribal Reassumption of Jurisdiction over Child Custody Proceedings, authorized by OMB Control Number 1076-0112. This information collection expires November 30, 2015.
Indian Gaming
Document Number: 2015-27091
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-10-23
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
Notice is hereby given that the Indian Gaming Compact between the State of New Mexico and the Pueblo of Santa Clara governing Class III gaming (Compact) is taking effect.
Indian Gaming
Document Number: 2015-27090
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-10-23
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
The Bureau of Indian Affairs provides notice that the Tribal State Compact between the State of California and the Jackson Band of Miwuk Indians governing Class III gaming (Compact) is effective on publication of this notice.
Indian Gaming
Document Number: 2015-27088
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-10-23
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
Notice is hereby given that the Indian Gaming Compact between the State of New Mexico and the Pueblo of Laguna governing Class III gaming (Compact) is taking effect.
Indian Gaming
Document Number: 2015-27082
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-10-23
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
Notice is hereby given that the Indian Gaming Compact between the State of New Mexico and the Pueblo of Tesuque governing Class III gaming (Compact) taking effect.
Indian Gaming
Document Number: 2015-27080
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-10-23
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This publishes notice of the extension of the Class III gaming compact between the Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe and the State of Nevada.
Acceptance of Retrocession of Jurisdiction for the Yakama Nation
Document Number: 2015-26620
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-10-20
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
The Department of Interior (Department) has accepted retrocession to the United States of partial civil and criminal jurisdiction over the Yakama Nation from the State of Washington.
Secretarial Election Procedures
Document Number: 2015-26176
Type: Rule
Date: 2015-10-19
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
The Bureau of Indian Affairs is amending its regulations governing Secretarial elections and procedures for tribal members to petition for Secretarial elections. This rule reflects changes in the law and the requirement that regulations be written in plain language. The rule also clarifies how tribes may remove Secretarial election requirements from their governing documents.
Albuquerque Indian School District-Liquor Control Ordinance
Document Number: 2015-26021
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-10-13
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This notice publishes the Albuquerque Indian School District (AISD) Liquor Control Ordinance. The ordinance regulates and controls the possession, sale, and consumption of liquor within Albuquerque Indian School (AIS) lands. The ordinance allows for the possession and sale of alcoholic beverages within the jurisdiction of the Albuquerque Indian School District, the governing entity formed by the 19 Pueblos of New Mexico to establish a governance structure for Albuquerque Indian School lands. The ordinance will increase the ability of the AISD to control the distribution and possession of liquor within its Indian country, and will foster tribal economic development, strengthening tribal government, and improving the delivery of services to the Pueblos.
Indian Gaming
Document Number: 2015-25307
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-10-05
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This publishes notice of the Extension of the Class III gaming compact between the Rosebud Sioux Tribe of the Rosebud Indian Reservation and the State of South Dakota.
Proclaiming Certain Lands as Reservation for the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community of Minnesota
Document Number: 2015-24797
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-10-02
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This notice informs the public that the Assistant Secretary Indian Affairs proclaimed approximately 104.40 acres, more or less, as an addition to the Reservation of the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community of Minnesota on September 22, 2015.