Department of the Interior August 23, 2019 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Notice of Availability of the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument-Grand Staircase, Kaiparowits, and Escalante Canyon Units and Federal Lands Previously Included in the Monument That are Excluded From the Boundaries Proposed Resource Management Plans and Final Environmental Impact Statement
Document Number: 2019-18243
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-08-23
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, as amended, and the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976, as amended, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Grand Staircase- Escalante National Monument (GSENM) and Kanab Field Office (KFO) have prepared the Proposed Resource Management Plans (RMPs) and Final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the GSENM Grand Staircase, Kaiparowits, and Escalante Canyons Units, and Federal lands excluded from the Monument by Proclamation 9682 (Kanab-Escalante Planning Area (KEPA), and by this notice is announcing its availability and the opening of a protest period concerning the Proposed RMPs. In accordance with the John D. Dingell, Jr. Conservation, Management, and Recreation Act of 2019, this notice also announces the opening of a 60-day public comment period regarding the proposed closure of recreational target shooting within at least 0.25 miles of residences, campgrounds, and developed recreation facilities in GSENM and KEPA.
Notice of Availability of the Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for the Mount Hope Project, Eureka County, Nevada
Document Number: 2019-18242
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-08-23
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
In compliance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, as amended (NEPA), and the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976, as amended (FLPMA), the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Mount Lewis Field Office, Battle Mountain, Nevada, has prepared a Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) and by this notice is announcing the beginning of the 30-day review period on the Final Supplemental EIS. The Mount Hope Project (Project) is owned by Eureka Moly, LLC (EML) and is located in central Nevada, approximately 23 miles northwest of Eureka, Nevada. The BLM has prepared this Final Supplemental EIS as a response to the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit's remand decision for further action on issues identified in its December 28, 2016 decision.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Oil Spill Financial Responsibility for Offshore Facilities
Document Number: 2019-18213
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-08-23
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) is proposing to renew an information collection request (ICR) with revisions.
Foreign Endangered Species; Receipt of Permit Applications
Document Number: 2019-18203
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-08-23
Agency: Fish and Wildlife Service, Department of the Interior
We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, invite the public to comment on applications to conduct certain activities with foreign species that are listed as endangered under the Endangered Species Act (ESA). With some exceptions, the ESA prohibits activities with listed species unless Federal authorization is issued that allows such activities. The ESA also requires that we invite public comment before issuing permits for any activity otherwise prohibited by the ESA with respect to any endangered species.
Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records
Document Number: 2019-18185
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-08-23
Agency: Department of the Interior, Office of the Secretary
The Department of the Interior is issuing a public notice of its intent to rescind the Office of the Special Trustee for American Indians Privacy Act system of records, ``OST Parking Assignment Records, OS-08'' from its existing inventory.
Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records
Document Number: 2019-18184
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-08-23
Agency: Department of the Interior, Office of the Secretary
Pursuant to the provisions of the Privacy Act of 1974, as amended, the Department of the Interior is issuing a public notice of its intent to modify the Office of the Special Trustee for American Indians Privacy Act system of records titled, ``Individual Indian Money (IIM) Trust FundsInterior, OS-02''. This system helps the Office of the Special Trustee for American Indians meet fiduciary responsibilities set forth in the American Indian Trust Fund Management Reform Act of 1994. The Department of the Interior is updating this system to (1) update the system location, (2) propose new and modified routine uses, (3) update the categories of records and categories of individuals covered by the system, and (4) provide general and administrative updates to remaining sections to accurately reflect the management and scope of the system. This modified system will be included in the Department of the Interior's inventory of record systems.