Department of the Interior February 14, 2013 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

List of Allottees or Heirs Determined To Receive Monetary Compensation Under the White Earth Reservation Land Settlement Act of 1985, as Amended
Document Number: 2013-03457
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-02-14
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
Pursuant to Section 8(c) of the White Earth Land Settlement Act of 1985 (the Act), Public Law 99-264 (100 Stat. 61), as amended this notice lists individuals whose whereabouts are unknown. Therefore as described in the Act undeliverable monetary compensation payments which have been determined to fall within the scope of sections 4(a), 4(b), or 5(c) of the Act are being published.
Notice of Public Meeting: Concessions Management Advisory Board
Document Number: 2013-03455
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-02-14
Agency: Department of the Interior
Notice is hereby given in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act that the 26th meeting of the Concessions Management Advisory Board (the Board) will be held as indicated below.
Alaska Native Claims Selection
Document Number: 2013-03440
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-02-14
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
As required by 43 CFR 2650.7(d), notice is hereby given that an appealable decision will be issued by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to Huna Totem Corporation. The decision approves the surface estate in the lands described below for conveyance pursuant to the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (43 U.S.C. 1601, et seq.). The subsurface estate in these lands will be conveyed to Sealaska Corporation when the surface estate is conveyed to Huna Totem Corporation. The lands are in the vicinity of Hoonah, Alaska, and are located in:
Alaska Native Claims Selection
Document Number: 2013-03439
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-02-14
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
As required by 43 CFR 2650.7(d), notice is hereby given that the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will issue an appealable decision to Chugach Alaska Corporation. The decision will approve conveyance of the surface and subsurface estates in certain lands pursuant to the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (43 U.S.C. 1601, et seq). The lands are located south of Tatitlek, Alaska, and contain 65.05 acres. Notice of the decision will also be published four times for four consecutive weeks in the Anchorage Daily News.
Notice of Meetings, Dominguez-Escalante National Conservation Area Advisory Council
Document Number: 2013-03425
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-02-14
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
In accordance with the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 and the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972, the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Dominguez- Escalante National Conservation Area Advisory Council (Council) will meet as indicated below.
Wyoming Regulatory Program
Document Number: 2013-03365
Type: Rule
Date: 2013-02-14
Agency: Department of the Interior, Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement
We are issuing a final decision on an amendment to the Wyoming regulatory program (the ``Wyoming program'') under the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 (``SMCRA'' or ``the Act''). Our decision approves in part and disapproves in part the amendment. Wyoming proposes revisions and additions to rules concerning noncoal mine waste, valid existing rights, and individual civil penalties. Wyoming revised its program to be consistent with the corresponding Federal regulations and SMCRA, clarify ambiguities, and improve operational efficiency.
Montana Regulatory Program
Document Number: 2013-03065
Type: Rule
Date: 2013-02-14
Agency: Department of the Interior, Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement
We are issuing a final decision on an amendment to the Montana regulatory program (the Montana program) under the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 (SMCRA or the Act). We are not approving the amendment. Montana proposes changes to the Montana Strip and Underground Mine Reclamation Act (MSUMRA) that differentiate between coal beneficiation and coal preparation plants. Montana revised its program to clarify ambiguities and improve operational efficiency.