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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.
Tribal Education Department Grant Program
Document Number: 2015-11658
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-05-15
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
The Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) announces the availability of grants to tribes and their tribal education departments for projects identified at 25 U.S.C. 2020. This notice invites tribes with BIE-funded schools on or near Indian lands to submit grant proposals.
Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed Aiya Solar Project, Clark County, Nevada
Document Number: 2015-11298
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-05-15
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), 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), and the Moapa Band of Paiute Indians (Tribe) as Cooperating Agencies, has prepared a draft environmental impact statement (DEIS) for the proposed Aiya Solar Project on the Moapa River Indian Reservation (Reservation) in Clark County, Nevada. This notice announces that the DEIS is now available for public review and that BIA will hold public meetings to solicit comments on the DEIS.
Whether A Group Asserting Residency on the Pinoleville Rancheria Is Eligible To Organize as a Tribe Under the Indian Reorganization Act
Document Number: 2015-11626
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-05-14
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
The Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) Pacific Regional Director has received a request for an administrative determination as to whether the requesting group of people is eligible to organize as a tribe under the Indian Reorganization Act (IRA). This notice is given to advise the public that BIA Pacific Regional Office will be accepting comments on this group's request and any other matter relevant to the Pacific Regional Director's determination.
American Indian Education Study Group
Document Number: 2015-11444
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-05-12
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
The Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) published a notice in the Federal Register on March 25, 2015 (80 FR 15807), announcing the American Indian Education Study Group (Study Group) will conduct four consultation meetings with Indian tribes to obtain oral and written comments. Another Federal Register notice was published on April 17, 2015 (80 FR 21261) to announce BIE will conduct an additional consultation for a total of five consultation meetings with Indian tribes to obtain oral and written comments. This notice extends the comment deadline by 7 days and announces an additional meeting scheduled for May 15, 2015, making a total of 6 tribal consultation meetings.
Leasing of Osage Reservation Lands for Oil and Gas Mining
Document Number: 2015-11314
Type: Rule
Date: 2015-05-11
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
The Bureau of Indian Affairs is issuing its final revisions to the regulations addressing mineral development of the Osage minerals estate. This rule updates the leasing procedures and the rental, operations, safety and royalty requirements for oil and gas production on Osage mineral lands and is the result of a negotiated rulemaking.
Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Data Elements for Student Enrollment in Bureau-funded Schools
Document Number: 2015-10095
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-04-30
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 Data Elements for Student Enrollment in Bureau-funded Schools, authorized by OMB Control Number 1076-0122. This information collection expires August 31, 2015.
Confederated Tribes of the Coos, Lower Umpqua and Siuslaw Indians Tribal Code (CLUSITC)-Liquor Control
Document Number: 2015-09954
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-04-29
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This notice publishes the amendment to the Confederated Tribes of the Coos, Lower Umpqua and Siuslaw Indians Title 5Regulatory Provisions, Chapter 5-1, Liquor Control (Chapter). This Chapter amends the existing Confederated Tribes of the Coos, Lower Umpqua and Siuslaw Indians Tribal (Confederated Tribes of the Coos) Liquor Code, enacted by the Confederated Tribes of the Coos, Lower Umpqua and Siuslaw Indians Tribal Council, which was published in the Federal Register on February 23, 2006 (71 FR 9369).
Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Law and Order on Indian Reservations-Marriage and Dissolution Applications
Document Number: 2015-09812
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-04-28
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 Law and Order on Indian ReservationsMarriage & Dissolution Applications, which concerns marriage and dissolution of a marriage in a Court of Indian Offenses. The information collection is currently authorized by OMB Control Number 1076-0094, which expires April 30, 2015.
Indian Gaming
Document Number: 2015-09541
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-04-23
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 and the State of South Dakota.
Renewal of Agency Information Collection for the Application for Admission to Haskell Indian Nations University and to Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute
Document Number: 2015-09538
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-04-23
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 the Application for Admission to Haskell Indian Nations University (Haskell) and to Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute (SIPI), authorized by OMB Control Number 1076-0114. This information collection expires August 31, 2015.
American Indian Education Study Group
Document Number: 2015-08851
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-04-17
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
The Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) published a notice in the Federal Register on March 25, 2015 (80 FR 15807), announcing that the American Indian Education Study Group (Study Group) will conduct four consultation meetings with Indian tribes to obtain oral and written comments. This notice announces an additional consultation meeting scheduled for May 1, 2015, making a total of five tribal consultations meetings.
Indian Gaming
Document Number: 2015-08059
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-04-08
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This notice publishes the approval of the Tribal-State Compact for Regulation of Class III Gaming between the Cow Creek Band of Umpqua Tribe of Indians of Oregon (Tribe) and the State of Oregon (State), Amendment II.
Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians Liquor Control Statute
Document Number: 2015-07614
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-04-02
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This notice publishes the Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians Liquor Control Statute. The Statute establishes a Liquor and Tobacco Licensing Board to regulate and control the possession, sale, and consumption of liquor and tobacco within the jurisdiction of the Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians. The Statute consists of two chapters: Waganakising Odawak Statute 2009-019 (Liquor and Tobacco Licensing Board Statute) and Waganakising Odawak Statute 2014-006 (Liquor and Tobacco License Violations Statute). The Statute repeals and replaces the previous liquor control ordinance published in the Federal Register on December 14, 1999 (64 FR 69780), and any and all previous Statutes.
Indian Education Study Group
Document Number: 2015-06814
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-03-25
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
The Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) will be conducting consultation meetings to obtain oral and written comments on the restructuring of the BIE. The consultation meetings are a continuation of tribal consultations conducted by the Department of the Interior and the Department of Education in 2014.
Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Tribal Energy Resource Agreements
Document Number: 2015-06670
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-03-24
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 approval for the collection of information titled ``25 CFR 224, Tribal Energy Resource Agreements'' (TERAs) under the Office of Indian Energy and Economic Development Office (IEED). This information collection is currently authorized by OMB Control Number 1076-0167, which expires March 31, 2015.
Regulations for State Courts and Agencies in Indian Child Custody Proceedings
Document Number: 2015-06371
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2015-03-20
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This proposed rule would add a new subpart to the Department of the Interior's (Department) regulations implementing the Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA), to improve ICWA implementation by State courts and child welfare agencies. These regulations complement recently published Guidelines for State Courts and Agencies in Indian Child Custody Proceedings, reflect recommendations made by the Attorney General's Advisory Committee on American Indian/Alaska Native Children Exposed to Violence, and address significant developments in jurisprudence since ICWA's inception. This publication also announces the dates and locations for tribal consultation sessions and public meetings to receive comment on this proposed rule.
Tohono O'odham Nation of Arizona's Title 21-Liquor, Chapter 1-Alcoholic Beverage Licensing and Control (Chapter)
Document Number: 2015-05695
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-03-12
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This notice publishes the amendment to the Tohono O'odham Nation's Title 21Liquor, Chapter 1Alcoholic Beverage Licensing and Control (Chapter). This Chapter amends the existing Chapter 1 Alcoholic Beverages Licensing and Control Ordinance, Ordinance No. 05- 82, enacted by the Papago Tribal Council, which was published in the Federal Register on October 27, 1982 (47 FR 47687).
Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians Fee-to-Trust Transfer for Tribal Village and Casino, City of South Bend, St. Joseph County, Indiana
Document Number: 2015-05573
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-03-12
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This notice advises the public that the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA), in cooperation with the Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians (Tribe), intends to file a draft environmental impact statement (DEIS) with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for the Tribe's application requesting a fee-to-trust transfer of land located within the municipal limits of the City of South Bend, Indiana, for the construction of a tribal housing, government facilities, and a Class III gaming facility. This notice also announces that the DEIS is available for public review and that a public hearing will be held to receive comments.
Rate Adjustments for Indian Irrigation Projects
Document Number: 2015-05265
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-03-06
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 are notifying you that we have adjusted the irrigation assessment rates at several of our irrigation projects and facilities to reflect current costs of administration, operation, maintenance, and rehabilitation.
Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community-Amendment to Alcoholic Beverage Control Ordinance
Document Number: 2015-05206
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-03-06
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This notice publishes the technical amendment to the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community Alcoholic Beverage Control Ordinance, Chapter 14, Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community Code of Ordinances, to clarify the authority of the Community Regulatory Agency to share information with the Arizona Department of Safety and the Federal Bureau of Investigation for the purpose of conducting criminal background checks on liquor license applicants and holders. The amended Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Alcohol Beverage Control Ordinance, Chapter 14 of the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community Code of Ordinances was last published in the Federal Register on July 13, 2010 (75 FR 39960). Sections 14-5(c)(4), 14-9(g), 14-18(o) and (t) of the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community Code of Ordinances were repealed and replaced in their entirety, and a new Section 14-12, was added via publication in the Federal Register on July 24, 2013 (78 FR 44590). Section 14-5(b) of the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community Code of Ordinances shall be amended to include Section 14- 5(b)(9).
Johnson O'Malley Program
Document Number: 2015-04472
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-03-04
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
The Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) will be conducting consultation meetings to obtain oral and written comments on potential issues about the Johnson O'Malley (JOM) program. The meetings are a continuation of meetings conducted by the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) and BIE in 2012. As required by 25 U.S.C. 2011(b), the purpose of consultation is to provide Indian tribes, school boards, parents, Indian organizations and other interested parties with an opportunity to comment on potential issues raised during previous consultation meetings or being considered by the BIE on Indian education programs.
Notice of Deadline for Submitting Completed Applications To Begin Participation in the Tribal Self-Governance Program in Fiscal Year 2016 or Calendar Year 2016
Document Number: 2015-04308
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-03-03
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
In this notice, the Office of Self-Governance (OSG) establishes a March 20, 2015, deadline for Indian tribes/consortia to submit completed applications to begin participation in the tribal self-governance program in Fiscal Year 2016 or Calendar Year 2016.
Availability of Funds for Climate Change Adaptation and Coastal Management to Federally Recognized Indian Tribes
Document Number: 2015-04306
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-03-03
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
The Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) has funding available for support of tribal climate change adaptation and ocean and coastal management planning. Any federally recognized tribe (or tribal organization whose application is supported by a tribal resolution) may submit an application for these funds. The BIA is mailing application packets to each tribal leader. Funds will be awarded under the Indian Self-Determination and Education Assistance Act (ISDEAA).
Guidelines for State Courts and Agencies in Indian Child Custody Proceedings
Document Number: 2015-03925
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-02-25
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
These updated guidelines provide guidance to State courts and child welfare agencies implementing the Indian Child Welfare Act's (ICWA) provisions in light of written and oral comments received during a review of the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) Guidelines for State Courts in Indian Child Custody Proceedings published in 1979. They also reflect recommendations made by the Attorney General's Advisory Committee on American Indian/Alaska Native Children Exposed to Violence and significant developments in jurisprudence since ICWA's inception. The updated BIA Guidelines for State Courts and Agencies in Indian Child Custody Proceedings promote compliance with ICWA's stated goals and provisions by providing a framework for State courts and child welfare agencies to follow, as well as best practices for ICWA compliance. Effective immediately, these guidelines supersede and replace the guidelines published in 1979.
Renewal of Agency Information Collection for the Bureau of Indian Education Adult Education Program
Document Number: 2015-03574
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-02-23
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 submitting to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request for renewal for the collection of information for the Bureau of Indian Education Adult Education Program. The information collection is currently authorized by OMB Control Number 1076-0120, which expires February 28, 2015.
Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Probate of Indian Estates
Document Number: 2015-03045
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-02-13
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 renewal for the collection of information titled ``Probate of Indian Estates, Except for Members of the Osage Nation and the Five Civilized Tribes.'' The information collection is currently authorized by OMB Control Number 1076-0169, which expires February 28, 2015.
Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Law and Order on Indian Reservations-Marriage and Dissolution Applications
Document Number: 2015-02542
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-02-09
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 Law and Order on Indian ReservationsMarriage & Dissolution Applications, which concerns marriage and dissolution of a marriage in a Court of Indian Offenses. The information collection is currently authorized by OMB Control Number 1076-0094. This information collection expires April 30, 2015.
Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Tribal Probate Codes
Document Number: 2015-02000
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-02-03
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 renewal for the collection of information titled ``Tribal Probate Codes.'' The information collection is currently authorized by OMB Control Number 1076-0168, which expires February 28, 2015.
Pueblo of Acoma-Title 19-Alcoholic Beverage Sales Law of the Pueblo of Acoma
Document Number: 2015-01989
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-02-03
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This notice publishes the Alcoholic Beverage Sales Law of the Pueblo of Acoma. The Law regulates and controls the possession, sale and consumption of liquor within the Pueblo of Acoma. The Law will increase the ability of the Pueblo of Acoma to control the distribution and possession of liquor within their Reservation and Indian country, provide an important source of revenue, and improve the tribal government's capacity to deliver tribal services.
Indian Gaming
Document Number: 2015-01982
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-02-03
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This notice publishes the approval of the compact between the Oglala Sioux Tribe and the State of South Dakota governing Class III gaming (Compact).
Indian Gaming
Document Number: 2015-01973
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-02-03
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This publishes notice of the extension of the Class III gaming compact between the Crow Creek Sioux Tribe and the State of South Dakota.
Extending Public Scoping Period for the Snow Mountain Solar Project on the Las Vegas Paiute Indian Reservation, Clark County, NV.
Document Number: 2015-01585
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-01-28
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
The Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) is extending the public scoping period for the Snow Mountain Solar Project on the Las Vegas Paiute River Indian Reservation.
Extending Public Scoping Period for the Aiya Solar Project on the Moapa River Indian Reservation, Clark County, NV
Document Number: 2015-01583
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-01-28
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
The Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) is extending the public scoping period for the Aiya Solar Project on the Moapa River Indian Reservation.
Housing Improvement Program
Document Number: 2015-01582
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2015-01-28
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
The Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) published a proposed rule in the Federal Register of January 2, 2015, announcing proposed revisions to update the Housing Improvement Program. This document provides updates to the dates and locations of tribal consultation sessions.
Land Acquisitions; Transfer of Excess Federal Real Property
Document Number: 2015-01467
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-01-27
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This notice provides notification of the Department of the Interior's final agency determination to acquire approximately 226.49 acres, more or less, of land into trust for the Cherokee Nation. This notice is published in the exercise of authority delegated by the Secretary of the Interior to the Assistant SecretaryIndian Affairs by 209 Department Manual 8.1.
Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Class III Tribal-State Gaming Compact Process
Document Number: 2015-01293
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-01-26
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Acting Assistant SecretaryIndian Affairs is submitting to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request for renewal for the collection of information for the Class III Tribal-State Gaming Compact Process. The information collection is currently authorized by OMB Control Number 1076-0172, which expires January 31, 2015.
Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Sovereignty in Indian Education Grant Program
Document Number: 2015-01291
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-01-26
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 submitting to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request for approval for the collection of information for the Sovereignty in Indian Education Grant Program. The information collection is currently authorized by OMB Control Number 1076-0182, which expires January 31, 2015.
Intent To Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed Coquille Indian Tribe Fee-to-Trust and Casino Project, City of Medford, Jackson County, Oregon
Document Number: 2015-00550
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-01-15
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This notice advises the public that the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) as lead agency intends to gather information necessary for preparing an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) in connection with the Coquille Indian Tribe's (Tribe) application for a proposed 2.4-acre fee-to-trust transfer and casino project to be located in the City of Medford, Jackson County, Oregon. This notice also announces the beginning of the public scoping process to solicit public comments and identify issues.
Advisory Board for Exceptional Children Meeting
Document Number: 2015-00549
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-01-15
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
The Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) is announcing that the Advisory Board for Exceptional Children (Advisory Board) will hold its next meeting in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The purpose of the meeting is to meet the mandates of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act of 2004 (IDEA) for Indian children with disabilities.