All - On Friday, December 12, 2014, the proposed rule for 25 CFR Part 170 was submitted to the Federal Register for publication. BIA's Office of Regulatory and Collaborative Affairs (RACA) advises that it should be printed next week or very early the week following.  We will send a follow-up email with a link to the rule as printed in the Federal Register when it's available.

Meanwhile, the proposed rule is available for review at the following web site, along with a letter from the Assistant Secretary - Indian Affairs Kevin Washburn, announcing the proposed rule and consultation dates and locations:

Consultation dates, locations, and venues, along with additional information about how to submit comments on the rule are available at BIA - RACA's consultation web site at:

The proposed rule and Assistant Secretary - Washburn's letter to tribal leaders will also be available there.

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Also, send a message thru your mailing list informing them of the notice.
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Sheldon O. Kipp, Supv. Hwy. Engr.
BIA-OIS-Division of Transportation (ABQ)
Office: 505.563.3320   Direct: 505.563.3322
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