[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 150 (Thursday, August 4, 2011)]
[Proposed Rules]
[Pages 47089-47090]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2011-19808]


=======================================================================
-----------------------------------------------------------------------

DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

National Indian Gaming Commission

25 CFR Chapter III


Regulatory Review Schedule; Cancellation of Consultation Meetings

AGENCY: National Indian Gaming Commission.

ACTION: Notice.

-----------------------------------------------------------------------

SUMMARY: On November 18, 2010, the National Indian Gaming Commission 
(NIGC) issued a Notice of Inquiry and Notice of Consultation advising 
the public that the NIGC was conducting a comprehensive review of its 
regulations and requesting public comment on the process for conducting 
the regulatory review. On April 4, 2011, after holding eight 
consultations and reviewing all comments, NIGC published a Notice of 
Regulatory Review Schedule setting out a consultation schedule and 
process for review. The purpose of this document is to cancel four 
scheduled tribal consultations.

DATES: See SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION below for dates and locations of 
cancelled consultations.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Lael Echo-Hawk, National Indian Gaming 
Commission, 1441 L Street NW., Suite 9100 Washington, DC 20005. 
Telephone: 202-632-7003; e-mail: reg.review@nigc.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On November 18, 2010, the National Indian 
Gaming Commission (NIGC) issued a Notice of Inquiry and Notice of 
Consultation advising the public that it was conducting a review of its 
regulations promulgated to implement 25 U.S.C. 2701-2721 of the Indian 
Gaming Regulatory Act (IGRA) and requesting public comment on the 
process for conducting the regulatory review. On April 4, 2011, after 
holding eight consultations and reviewing all

[[Page 47090]]

comments, NIGC published a Notice of Regulatory Review Schedule in the 
Federal Register setting out consultation schedules and review 
processes. (76 FR 18457, April 4, 2011).
    The Commission's regulatory review process establishes a tribal 
consultation schedule with a description of the regulation groups to be 
covered at each consultation. This document advises the public that the 
following tribal consultations have been cancelled.

----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
                                                                                                   Regulation
          Consultation date                      Event                       Location               group(s)
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
August 25-26, 2011..................  NIGC Consultation--          Wild Horse Resort Casino,       1, 2, 3, 4, 5
                                       Southwest.                   Scottsdale, AZ.
September 19-20, 2011...............  NIGC Regional Training.....  Sky Ute Casino Resort                 3, 4, 5
                                                                    Ignacio, CO.
September 27-28, 2011...............  NIGC Consultation--          Turning Stone Casino, NY...              3, 5
                                       Northeast.
November 7-12, 2011.................  USET Annual Meeting........  Mississippi Choctaw, MS....           3, 4, 5
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    For additional information on consultation locations and times, 
please refer to the Web site of the National Indian Gaming Commission, 
http://www.nigc.gov.

    Dated: August 1, 2011, Washington, DC.
Tracie L. Stevens,
Chairwoman.
Steffani A. Cochran,
Vice-Chairwoman.
Daniel J. Little,
Associate Commissioner.
[FR Doc. 2011-19808 Filed 8-3-11; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE P