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77424 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No.

250 / Friday, December 30, 2005 / Notices

Number of Respondents: 2. • A person who is a recreational upon appointment and will expire
Estimated time per application: 8 permit holder or is a representative of a August 2008.
hours. commercial recreation operation Members will serve without monetary
Frequency of Response: Annually. (appointed jointly by the Oregon State compensation, but will be reimbursed
Total Annual Burden Hours: 16 Director of the Bureau of Land for travel and per diem expenses at
hours. Management and the county court for current rates for Government
Total Annual Cost to Respondents: 0. Harney County, Oregon); employees. The Steens Mountain
Dated: December 22, 2005. • A private landowner in the Advisory Council shall meet only at the
Cooperative Management and Protection call of the Designated Federal Official,
Michael D. Olsen,
Area (appointed by the county court for but not less than once per year.
Acting Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary—
Indian Affairs. Harney County, Oregon); and Dated: December 23, 2005.
[FR Doc. E5–8109 Filed 12–29–05; 8:45 am]
• A person with expertise and Dana Shuford,
interest in wild horse management on Burns District Manager, Bureau of Land
BILLING CODE 4310–4J–P
Steens Mountain (appointed by the Management, Burns, Oregon.
Bureau of Land Management) [FR Doc. E5–8096 Filed 12–29–05; 8:45 am]
DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR The specific category the nominee BILLING CODE 4310–33–P
will represent should be identified in
Bureau of Land Management the letter of nomination. The Bureau of
Land Management Burns District will DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
[OR–027–1020–PI–020H; G5–0034] collect the nomination forms and letters
of reference and distribute them to the Bureau of Land Management
Notice of Call for Nominations for the officials responsible for submitting
Steens Mountain Advisory Council [UT–910–06–1040–PH–24–1A]
nominations (County Court of Harney
AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, County, the Governor of Oregon, and the Notice of Utah Resource Advisory
Department of the Interior. Bureau of Land Management). The Council Meeting
ACTION: Call for nominations.
Bureau of Land Management will then
forward recommended nominations to AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management,
SUMMARY: The Bureau of Land the Secretary of the Interior, who has Department of the Interior.
Management is publishing this notice responsibility for making the ACTION: Notice of Utah Resource
under section 9 (a)(2) of the Federal appointments. Advisory Council (RAC) meeting.
Advisory Committee Act. Pursuant to DATES: Nominations should be SUMMARY: In accordance with the
the Steens Mountain Cooperative submitted to the address listed below no Federal Land Policy and Management
Management and Protection Act of 2000 later than 30 days after publication of Act (FLPMA) and the Federal Advisory
(Pub. L. 106–399), the Bureau of Land this notice. Committee Act of 1972 (FACA), the U.S.
Management gives notice that the
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Department of the Interior, Bureau of
Secretary of the Interior intends to call
Rhonda Karges, Management Support Land Management’s (BLM) Utah
for nominations for vacating positions to
Specialist, Burns District Office, 28910 Resource Advisory Council (RAC) will
the Steens Mountain Advisory Council.
Hwy 20 West, Hines, Oregon 97738, meet as indicated below.
This notice requests the public to
submit nominations for membership on (541) 573–4433, or DATES: The Utah Resource Advisory
the Steens Mountain Advisory Council. Rhonda_Karges@or.blm.gov. Council (RAC) will meet January 26,
Any individual or organization may SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The 2006, from 8:30 a.m. until 4 p.m., in
nominate one or more persons to serve purpose of the Steens Mountain Provo, Utah.
on the Steens Mountain Advisory Advisory Council is to advise the ADDRESSES: On January 26, the RAC will
Council. Individuals may nominate Bureau of Land Management on the meet in the Centennial Conference
themselves or others for Steens management of the Steens Mountain Room at the Marriott Courtyard Hotel
Mountain Advisory Council Cooperative Management and Protection (1600 N. Freedom Blvd.) in Provo, Utah.
membership. Nomination forms may be Area as described in Title 1, Subtitle D FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
obtained from the Bureau of Land of Public Law 106–399. Each member Sherry Foot, Special Programs
Management Burns District Office (see will be a person who, as a result of Coordinator, Utah State Office, Bureau
address below). To make a nomination, training and experience, has knowledge of Land Management, P.O. Box 45155,
submit a completed nomination form, or special expertise that qualifies him or Salt Lake City, Utah 84145–0155; phone
letters of reference from the represented her to provide advice from among the (801) 539–4195.
interests or organizations, as well as any categories of interest listed above. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The
other information that speaks to the Members of the Steens Mountain Council will hold elections of officers,
nominee’s qualifications, to the Bureau Advisory Council are appointed for listen to a report from the RAC’s Factory
of Land Management Burns District terms of three years. The State Butte Subgroup, be given an overview of
Office. Nominations may be made for environmental representative, ‘‘What’s Happening in Utah,’’ and take
the following categories of interest: recreational permit holder, private part in a discussion on Senator
• One person who is a recognized landowner, and fish and recreational Bennett’s bill regarding OHV issues. A
environmental representative for the fishing positions will expire August half-hour public comment period is
State as a whole (appointed from 2006. These four positions will begin no scheduled to begin at 2:30 p.m. Written
nominees submitted by the Governor of earlier than August 2006 and will end comments may be sent to the Bureau of
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Oregon); August 2009. The member of the Wild Land Management address listed below.
• A person interested in fish and Horse Management position has All meetings are open to the public;
recreational fishing (appointed from resigned; therefore, the newly-appointed however, transportation, lodging, and
nominees submitted by the Governor of member will complete the existing meals are the responsibility of the
Oregon); three-year term. This term will begin participating public.

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