Public Scoping Meeting on Study of Energy Rights-of-Way on Tribal Lands
This notice advises the public that the Department of Energy (``DOE'') and Department of the Interior (``DOI'') (collectively referred to as the ``Departments'') intend to jointly hold a three-day public scoping meeting in connection with the Department's ongoing study of energy rights-of-way on tribal land pursuant to section 1813 of the Energy Policy Act of 2005. Through these meetings, the Departments invite the public to provide additional oral or written comments about how to proceed with the implementation of section 1813.
Acquisition Regulation: Make-or-Buy Plans
The Department of Energy (DOE) is amending the Department of Energy Acquisition Regulation (DEAR) to revise its requirements for contractor make-or-buy plans. The Department published a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on December 15, 2004, proposing to eliminate its program requiring make or buy analyses and plans from its management and operating (M&O) contractors.