Bureau of Indian Affairs June 2019 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Education Contracts Under Johnson-O'Malley Act
Document Number: 2019-13632
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2019-06-27
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
Under the Johnson O'Malley (JOM) Act, the Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) provides assistance, through contracts, for Indian students attending public schools and non-sectarian private schools. Congress recently updated the JOM Act with the JOM Supplemental Indian Education Program Modernization Act (JOM Modernization Act). This proposed rule would implement the JOM Act, as amended, to clarify the eligibility requirements for Indian students to receive the benefits of a JOM contract, to clarify the funding formula and process to ensure full participation of contracting parties, and to otherwise reconcile and modernize the rules to comport with the activities of the contracting parties under the Act, as amended.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Homeliving Programs and School Closure and Consolidation
Document Number: 2019-13509
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-26
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, we, the Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) are proposing to renew an information collection with revisions.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Navajo Partitioned Lands Grazing Permits
Document Number: 2019-13508
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-26
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, we, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) are proposing to renew an information collection with revisions.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Electric Power Service Application
Document Number: 2019-13399
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-25
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, we, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) are proposing to renew an information collection with revisions.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Water Request
Document Number: 2019-13398
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-25
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, we, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) are proposing to renew an information collection with revisions.
Confederated Tribes of the Chehalis Reservation Liquor Ordinance; Repeal and Replace
Document Number: 2019-13264
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-21
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This notice publishes the Confederated Tribes of the Chehalis Reservation Liquor Ordinance. The Ordinance certifies the Confederated Tribes of the Chehalis Reservation's Liquor licensing laws to regulate and control the possession, sale, and consumption of liquor within the jurisdiction of the Confederated Tribes of the Chehalis Reservation. The Ordinance repeals and replaces the previous liquor control ordinance published in the Federal Register on July 17, 1995 (60 FR 36564), and any and all previous statutes.
Kickapoo Traditional Tribe of Texas Liquor Ordinance; Repeal and Replace
Document Number: 2019-13263
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-21
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This notice publishes the Kickapoo Traditional Tribe of Texas Liquor Ordinance which repeals and replaces the Kickapoo Traditional Tribe of Texas Beer and Liquor Tax Ordinance and any and all previous statutes. The Kickapoo Traditional Tribe of Texas Liquor Ordinance regulates and controls the possession, sale, manufacture, and distribution of liquor on the Kickapoo Traditional Tribe of Texas trust lands in conformity with the Federal laws and of the State of Texas where applicable and necessary. The enactment of this Ordinance will provide and important source of tax revenue for the continued operation and strengthening the Kickapoo Traditional Tribes of Texas government and the delivery of Tribal government services and, the economic viability of Tribal enterprises. Although, the Kickapoo Traditional Tribe of Texas Liquor Ordinance was adopted on October 1, 2018, it does not become effective until published in the Federal Register.
Land Acquisitions; the Delaware Tribe of Indians
Document Number: 2019-13262
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-21
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
The Principal Deputy Assistant SecretaryIndian Affairs has made a final determination to acquire 3.133 acres, more or less, into trust for the Delaware Tribe of Indians on June 6, 2019.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Leases and Permits
Document Number: 2019-13018
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-19
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, we, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) are proposing to renew an information collection.
Comanche Nation; Amendment to Liquor Control Ordinance
Document Number: 2019-12942
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-19
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This notice publishes the amendment to the Comanche Indian Tribe Liquor Control Ordinance. The liquor control ordinance regulates and controls the possession, sale, manufacture, and distribution of alcohol on Comanche trust lands in conformity with the laws of the State of Oklahoma where applicable and necessary. The amendment does not become effective until published in the Federal Register.
Standards, Assessments, and Accountability System
Document Number: 2019-12096
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2019-06-10
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
The Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) is proposing a rule developed using a negotiated rulemaking process, as required by the 2015 Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), for implementation of the Secretary of the Interior's obligation to define the standards, assessments, and accountability system consistent with ESSA for BIE- funded schools.
Request for Nominations of Members To Serve on the Bureau of Indian Education Advisory Board for Exceptional Children
Document Number: 2019-11811
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-06
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act and the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act of 2004 (IDEA), the Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) requests nominations of individuals to serve on the Advisory Board for Exceptional Children (Advisory Board). There will be four positions available. Board members will serve a staggered term of two years or three years from the date of their appointment. The BIE will consider nominations received in response to this request for nominations, as well as other sources. The SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section of this notice provides committee and membership criteria.
Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed Redding Rancheria Fee-to-Trust and Casino Project, Shasta County, California
Document Number: 2019-11809
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-06
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
The Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) is announcing a two-week extension of the comment period for the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for the Proposed Redding Rancheria Fee-to-Trust and Casino Project, Shasta County, California. The BIA published a Notice of Availability on April 10, 2019.
Mechoopda Indian Tribe of Chico Rancheria; Alcoholic Beverage Ordinance
Document Number: 2019-11807
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-06
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This notice publishes the Mechoopda Indian Tribe of Chico Rancheria's Alcoholic Beverage Ordinance #19 (Ordinance). The Ordinance regulates and controls the possession, sale, manufacture, and distribution of alcohol in conformity with the laws of the State of California.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Energy Resource Development Program Grants
Document Number: 2019-11552
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-04
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, we, the Office of the Assistant Secretary-Indian Affairs (AS-IA) are proposing to renew an information collection.