mineral-resources

[xt_go_advt_1]
TitleActionFR DocPublishedAgencyAgency NameExcerptsAbstractHTMLPDF
TitleActionFR DocPublishedAgencyAgency NameExcerptsAbstractHTMLPDF
Waiving Departmental Review of Appraisals and Valuations of Indian PropertyRule2017-1319106/26/2017DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIORInterior DepartmentIn 2016, Congress passed the Indian Trust Asset Reform Act (ITARA), which requires the Secretary of the Interior to establish and publish in the Federal Register minimum qualifications for individuals to prepare appraisals and valuati … In 2016, Congress passed the Indian Trust Asset Reform Act (ITARA), which requires the Secretary of the Interior to establish and publish in the Federal Register minimum qualifications for individuals to prepare appraisals and valuations of Indian trust property. This rule establishes the minimum qualifications and implements provisions of ITARA that require the Secretary to accept appraisals and valuations without additional review or approval under certain circumstances.waiving-departmental-review-of-appraisals-and-valuations-of-indian-propertyFR-Doc-2017-13191
Civil Monetary Penalty Rates Inflation Adjustments for Calendar Year 2017 and Initial \u201cCatch-Up\u201d AdjustmentsRule2017-0822504/24/2017DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIORInterior DepartmentIn accordance with the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act of 1990 (Act), as amended by the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act Improvements Act of 2015 (2015 Act) and recent Office of Management and Budget … In accordance with the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act of 1990 (Act), as amended by the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act Improvements Act of 2015 (2015 Act) and recent Office of Management and Budget (OMB) guidance, the Office of Natural Resources Revenue (ONRR) is publishing this final rule to adjust our maximum civil monetary penalty (CMP) rates for calendar year 2017. This final rule also adopts as final a 2016 interim final rule that adjusted the amount of our civil monetary penalties for inflation with initial ``catch-up'' adjustments under the 2015 Act.civil-monetary-penalty-rates-inflation-adjustments-for-calendar-year-2017-and-initial-catch-upFR-Doc-2017-08225
Oil and Gas and Sulphur Operations in the Outer Continental Shelf-Civil Penalties Inflation AdjustmentsRule2017-0298302/15/2017DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIORInterior DepartmentThis rule adopts and finalizes the interim final rule which adjusted the level of the maximum civil monetary penalties contained in the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) regulations pursuant to the Outer Continental Shelf Lands … This rule adopts and finalizes the interim final rule which adjusted the level of the maximum civil monetary penalties contained in the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) regulations pursuant to the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act (OCSLA), the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 (OPA), the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act Improvements Act of 2015 (FCPIA of 2015), and Office of Management and Budget (OMB) guidance. This rule also implements the 2017 adjustment of the level of the maximum civil monetary penalties contained in the BOEM regulations pursuant to OCSLA, OPA, FCPIA of 2015 and OMB guidance. The 2017 adjustment of 1.01636 percent accounts for one year of inflation spanning from October 2015 to October 2016.oil-and-gas-and-sulphur-operations-in-the-outer-continental-shelf-civil-penalties-inflationFR-Doc-2017-02983
Leasing of Sulfur or Oil and Gas in the Outer Continental Shelf MMAA104000Rule2016-2458610/12/2016DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIORInterior DepartmentThis final rule clarifies the language in one section of a final rule that the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) published in the Federal Register on March 30, 2016, and that became effective on May 31, 2016.This final rule clarifies the language in one section of a final rule that the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) published in the Federal Register on March 30, 2016, and that became effective on May 31, 2016.leasing-of-sulfur-or-oil-and-gas-in-the-outer-continental-shelf-mmaa104000FR-Doc-2016-24586
Appraisals and Valuations of Indian PropertyProposed Rule2016-2265009/22/2016DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIORInterior DepartmentCongress recently passed the Indian Trust Asset Reform Act (ITARA), which requires the Secretary of the Interior to establish and publish in the Federal Register minimum qualifications for individuals to prepare appraisals and valuati … Congress recently passed the Indian Trust Asset Reform Act (ITARA), which requires the Secretary of the Interior to establish and publish in the Federal Register minimum qualifications for individuals to prepare appraisals and valuations of Indian trust property. This proposed rule would establish the minimum qualifications and would also implement provisions of ITARA that require the Secretary to accept appraisals and valuations without additional review or approval under certain circumstances.appraisals-and-valuations-of-indian-propertyFR-Doc-2016-22650
Oil and Gas and Sulphur Operations in the Outer Continental Shelf-Civil Penalties Inflation AdjustmentsRule2016-1560707/01/2016DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIORInterior DepartmentThis rule adjusts the level of civil monetary penalties contained in the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) regulations pursuant to the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act, the Oil Pollution Act of 1990, the Federal Civil … This rule adjusts the level of civil monetary penalties contained in the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) regulations pursuant to the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act, the Oil Pollution Act of 1990, the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act Improvements Act of 2015 and Office of Management and Budget guidance.oil-and-gas-and-sulphur-operations-in-the-outer-continental-shelf-civil-penalties-inflationFR-Doc-2016-15607
Civil Penalties Inflation AdjustmentsRule2016-1553406/30/2016DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIORInterior DepartmentThis rule adjusts the level of civil monetary penalties contained in Indian Affairs regulations with an initial ``catch-up'' adjustment under the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act Improvements Act of 2015 and Office of M … This rule adjusts the level of civil monetary penalties contained in Indian Affairs regulations with an initial ``catch-up'' adjustment under the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act Improvements Act of 2015 and Office of Management and Budget (OMB) guidance.civil-penalties-inflation-adjustmentsFR-Doc-2016-15534
Civil Monetary Penalties Inflation AdjustmentRule2016-1346206/09/2016DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIORInterior DepartmentThe Office of Natural Resources Revenue (ONRR) publishes this interim final rule to adjust the amount of our civil monetary penalties (CMPs) for inflation with an initial ``catch-up'' adjustment under the Federal Civil Penalties Infla … The Office of Natural Resources Revenue (ONRR) publishes this interim final rule to adjust the amount of our civil monetary penalties (CMPs) for inflation with an initial ``catch-up'' adjustment under the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act Improvements Act of 2015 and Office of Management and Budget (OMB) guidance.civil-monetary-penalties-inflation-adjustmentFR-Doc-2016-13462
Leasing of Sulfur or Oil and Gas in the Outer Continental Shelf MMAA104000Proposed Rule2016-1209705/24/2016DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIORInterior DepartmentOn March 30, 2016, the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) published in the Federal Register a final rule that updates and streamlines the Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) oil and gas and sulfur leasing regulations, which will become … On March 30, 2016, the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) published in the Federal Register a final rule that updates and streamlines the Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) oil and gas and sulfur leasing regulations, which will become effective on May 31, 2016. BOEM wishes to clarify the language in one section of that rule. Therefore, BOEM is proposing to revise that section and give the public an opportunity to comment. The final rule was issued under Docket ID: MMS- 2007-OMM-0069, which has expired and is no longer accessible. Therefore, BOEM is utilizing a new Docket ID for this proposed rule (BOEM-2016-0031).leasing-of-sulfur-or-oil-and-gas-in-the-outer-continental-shelf-mmaa104000FR-Doc-2016-12097
Leasing of Sulfur or Oil and Gas in the Outer Continental ShelfRule2016-0651303/30/2016DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIORInterior DepartmentThis final rule updates and streamlines the existing Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) leasing regulations and clarifies implementation of the Federal Oil and Gas Royalty Simplification and Fairness Act of 1996, which amended the Federal … This final rule updates and streamlines the existing Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) leasing regulations and clarifies implementation of the Federal Oil and Gas Royalty Simplification and Fairness Act of 1996, which amended the Federal Oil and Gas Royalty Management Act of 1982 (FOGRMA). The final rule reorganizes leasing requirements to more effectively communicate the leasing process as it has evolved over the years. The final rule makes changes to regulations which relate to the oil, gas, and sulfur leasing requirements. The final rule does not, however, include substantive changes to regulations which relate to bonding, which will be the subject of a separate new proposed rulemaking.leasing-of-sulfur-or-oil-and-gas-in-the-outer-continental-shelfFR-Doc-2016-06513
Updating Addresses and Contact Information in the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's RegulationsRule2015-2371909/22/2015DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIORInterior DepartmentIn this rule, BOEM amends its existing regulations by: Updating address locations; removing an outdated Web site address and correcting a form number; changing the term ``Associate Director'' to ``Deputy Director'' in the reg … In this rule, BOEM amends its existing regulations by: Updating address locations; removing an outdated Web site address and correcting a form number; changing the term ``Associate Director'' to ``Deputy Director'' in the regulations; and other housekeeping changes, such as removing reference to a URL hyperlink for a Web page that no longer exists.updating-addresses-and-contact-information-in-the-bureau-of-ocean-energy-managements-regulationsFR-Doc-2015-23719
Reporting and Paying Royalties on Federal LeasesProposed Rule2013-1916508/08/2013DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIORInterior DepartmentThe Office of Natural Resources Revenue (ONRR) is proposing new regulations to implement section 6(d) of the Federal Oil and Gas Royalty Simplification and Fairness Act of 1996. The new regulations would prescribe when a Federal lessee … The Office of Natural Resources Revenue (ONRR) is proposing new regulations to implement section 6(d) of the Federal Oil and Gas Royalty Simplification and Fairness Act of 1996. The new regulations would prescribe when a Federal lessee must report and pay royalties on the volume of oil and gas it takes from a lease or on the volume to which it is entitled based on its ownership interest in the lease.reporting-and-paying-royalties-on-federal-leasesFR-Doc-2013-19165
Postdecisional Administrative Review Process for Occupancy or Use of National Forest System Lands and ResourcesRule2013-1326006/05/2013DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTUREAgriculture DepartmentThe United States Department of Agriculture (Department) is issuing this final rule to update, rename, and relocate the administrative appeal regulations governing occupancy or use of National Forest System (NFS) lands and resources. … The United States Department of Agriculture (Department) is issuing this final rule to update, rename, and relocate the administrative appeal regulations governing occupancy or use of National Forest System (NFS) lands and resources. The appeal process for decisions related to occupancy or use of NFS lands and resources has remained substantially unchanged since 1989. This final rule simplifies the appeal process, shortens the appeal period, and reduces the cost of appeal while still providing a fair and deliberate procedure by which eligible individuals and entities may obtain administrative review of certain types of Forest Service (Agency) decisions affecting their occupancy or use of NFS lands and resources. The final rule also moves the provision entitled ``Mediation of Term Grazing Permit Disputes'' to a more appropriate location in the range management regulations. Finally, conforming technical revisions to other parts of the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) affected by this final rule are being made.postdecisional-administrative-review-process-for-occupancy-or-use-of-national-forest-system-landsFR-Doc-2013-13260
Appeal of Decisions Relating to Occupancy or Use of National Forest System Lands and ResourcesProposed Rule2011-2436610/11/2011DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTUREAgriculture DepartmentThe Forest Service, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), is proposing to update, rename, and relocate the administrative appeal regulations governing occupancy or use of National Forest System (NFS) lands and resources. The … The Forest Service, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), is proposing to update, rename, and relocate the administrative appeal regulations governing occupancy or use of National Forest System (NFS) lands and resources. The appeal process for decisions related to occupancy or use of NFS lands and resources has remained substantially unchanged since 1989. The proposed rule simplifies the appeal process, shortens the appeal period, and reduces the cost of appeal while still providing a fair and deliberate procedure by which eligible individuals and entities may obtain administrative review of certain types of Forest Service decisions affecting their occupancy or use of NFS lands or resources. The proposed rule also relocates the provision entitled ``Mediation of Term Grazing Permit Disputes'' to a more appropriate location in the range management regulations. Finally, conforming technical revisions to other parts of the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) affected by this proposed rule are being made.appeal-of-decisions-relating-to-occupancy-or-use-of-national-forest-system-lands-and-resourcesFR-Doc-2011-24366
Locatable Minerals OperationsProposed RuleE8-574603/25/2008DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTUREAgriculture DepartmentThis proposed rule would revise the regulations for locatable minerals operations conducted on National Forest System lands. The revised rule would apply to prospecting, exploration, development, mining and processing operations, and r … This proposed rule would revise the regulations for locatable minerals operations conducted on National Forest System lands. The revised rule would apply to prospecting, exploration, development, mining and processing operations, and reclamation under the Mining Law of May 10, 1872, as amended. The Forest Service invites written comments on this proposed rule.https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2008/03/25/E8-5746/locatable-minerals-operationsFR-Doc-E8-5746
Sawtooth National Recreation Area-Private Lands; Increasing Residential Outbuilding SizeRule04-2059209/13/2004DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTUREAgriculture DepartmentThe Department is adopting, as final, regulations that revise the building standard for residential outbuildings within the Sawtooth National Recreation Area in Idaho. This final rule provides that not more than two outbuildings could … The Department is adopting, as final, regulations that revise the building standard for residential outbuildings within the Sawtooth National Recreation Area in Idaho. This final rule provides that not more than two outbuildings could be constructed with each residence for an aggregrate square foot area of the outbuildings not to exceed 850 square feet from the current 400-square-foot standard, and limits such outbuildings to one story. This regulation also allows residents to construct two-car garages and increase indoor storage areas to protect personal property and equipment, thereby reducing the need for unprotected and unsightly outdoor storage.https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2004/09/13/04-20592/sawtooth-national-recreation-area-private-lands-increasing-residential-outbuilding-sizeFR-Doc-04-20592
Special Uses; Managing Recreation Residences and Assessing Fees Under Cabin User Fee Fairness ActProposed Rule03-1169405/13/2003DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTUREAgriculture DepartmentThe Cabin User Fee Fairness Act of 2000 directs the Forest Service to promulgate regulations and adopt policies for carrying out provisions of the act. Accordingly, the Forest Service is proposing changes to its special uses regulati … The Cabin User Fee Fairness Act of 2000 directs the Forest Service to promulgate regulations and adopt policies for carrying out provisions of the act. Accordingly, the Forest Service is proposing changes to its special uses regulations and also to the related agency directives published elsewhere in this issue of the Federal Register. The proposed rule and agency directives set out requirements and provide direction to agency personnel for managing recreation residence uses and assessing fees for those uses of National Forest System lands pursuant to the act. Public comment is invited and will be considered in the development of the final rule and directives.https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2003/05/13/03-11694/special-uses-managing-recreation-residences-and-assessing-fees-under-cabin-user-fee-fairness-actFR-Doc-03-11694
[xt_go_advt_2]
Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *