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

Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Osage County Oil and Gas, Osage County, Oklahoma
Document Number: 2019-27996
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-27
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This notice advises the public that the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) has extended the deadline for comments on the Osage County Oil and Gas Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS).
Indian Gaming; Extension of Tribal-State Class III Gaming Compact (Rosebud Sioux Tribe and the State of South Dakota)
Document Number: 2019-27995
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-27
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This notice announces the extension of the Class III gaming compact between the Rosebud Sioux Tribe and the State of South Dakota.
Indian Gaming; Tribal-State Class III Gaming Compact Taking Effect in the State of California
Document Number: 2019-27994
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-27
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This notice announces that the Tribal State Compact between the State of California and the Hoopa Valley Tribe is taking effect.
Indian Gaming; Tribal-State Class III Gaming Compact Taking Effect in the State of California
Document Number: 2019-27990
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-27
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This notice announces that the Tribal State Compact between the State of California and the Susanville Indian Rancheria is taking effect.
Indian Gaming; Tribal-State Class III Gaming Compact Taking Effect in the State of California
Document Number: 2019-27989
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-27
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This notice announces that the Tribal State Compact between the State of California and the Cabazon Band of Mission Indians is taking effect.
Indian Gaming; Tribal-State Class III Gaming Compacts and Amendments
Document Number: 2019-27988
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-27
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This notice announces that the address for submission of Tribal-State Class III gaming compacts, amendments, and extensions has changed.
Indian Gaming; Approval of Tribal-State Class III Gaming Compact in the State of Louisiana
Document Number: 2019-27987
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-27
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
The State of Louisiana entered into a compact with the Tunica- Biloxi Indian Tribe governing certain forms of class III gaming; this notice announces the approval of the Tribal-State Compact for the Conduct of Class III Gaming between the Tunica-Biloxi Indian Tribe of Louisiana and the State of Louisiana (Compact).
Indian Gaming; Approval of Tribal-State Class III Gaming Compact Amendment in the State of Oregon
Document Number: 2019-27986
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-27
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
The State of Oregon entered into a compact amendment with the Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde Community of Oregon governing certain forms of class III gaming; this notice announces the approval of the Amendment to the Amended and Restated Tribal State Compact for Regulation of Class III Gaming between the Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde Community of Oregon and the State of OregonAmendment III.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Supervised Individual Indian Money Accounts
Document Number: 2019-27973
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-27
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 a new information collection.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Acquisition of Trust Land
Document Number: 2019-27972
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-27
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.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Indian Self-Determination and Education Assistance Act Program
Document Number: 2019-27971
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-27
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, we, we, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) are proposing to renew an information collection.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA) Proceedings in State Court
Document Number: 2019-27969
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-27
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.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Tribal Transportation Program
Document Number: 2019-27967
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-27
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, we, the Bureau of Indian Affairs are proposing to renew an information collection.
Final Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed Eagle Shadow Mountain Solar Project, Clark County, Nevada
Document Number: 2019-27531
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-20
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This notice advises the public that the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA), as the lead Federal agency, with the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS), Nevada Department of Wildlife (NDOW), and the Moapa Band of Paiute Indians (Band) as Cooperating Agencies, intends to file a Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) with the EPA for the proposed Eagle Shadow Mountain Solar Project (ESM Solar Project) on the Moapa River Indian Reservation (Reservation) in Clark County, Nevada. This notice also announces that the FEIS is now available for public review.
Sauk-Suiattle Indian Tribe Alcohol Control Ordinance
Document Number: 2019-27400
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-19
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This notice publishes the Alcohol Control Ordinance of the Sauk-Suiattle Indian Tribe. The alcohol control ordinance is to regulate and control the possession, sale, manufacture, and distribution of alcohol in conformity with the laws of the State of Washington for the purpose of generating new Tribal revenues. Enactment of this ordinance will help provide a source of revenue to strengthen Tribal government, provide for the economic viability of Tribal enterprises, and improve delivery of Tribal government services.
Tribal Energy Resource Agreements
Document Number: 2019-27399
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-12-18
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
The Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) is amending its regulations governing Tribal Energy Resource Agreements (TERAs) between the Secretary of the Interior (Secretary) and Indian Tribes. Tribes, at their discretion, may apply for TERAs. TERAs allow Tribes to enter into leases, business agreements, and rights-of-way for energy resource development on Tribal land without the Secretary's review and approval. This final rule updates the regulations to incorporate changes recently made by Congress to the Act authorizing TERAs. This rule also establishes how, as an alternative to entering into a TERA, a Tribe may obtain certification of a Tribal Energy Development Organization (TEDO).