[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 228 (Monday, November 28, 2011)]
[Notices]
[Page 72969]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2011-30576]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Indian Affairs


Proclaiming Certain Lands as Reservation for the Fort Sill Apache 
Indian Tribe

AGENCY: Bureau of Indian Affairs, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of Reservation Proclamation.

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SUMMARY: This notice informs the public that the Assistant Secretary--
Indian Affairs proclaimed approximately 30.00 acres, more or less, as 
the Fort Sill Apache Indian Reservation for the Fort Sill Apache Tribe 
of Indians.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ben Burshia, Bureau of Indian Affairs, 
Division of Real Estate Services, Mail Stop-4639-MIB, 1849 C Street 
NW., Washington, DC 20240, telephone (202) 208-7737.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This notice is published in the exercise of 
authority delegated by the Secretary of the Interior to the Assistant 
Secretary--Indian Affairs by part 209 of the Departmental Manual.
    A proclamation was issued according to the Act of June 18, 1934 (48 
Stat. 986; 25 U.S.C. 467), for the land described below. The land was 
proclaimed to be an addition to and part of the reservation of the Fort 
Sill Apache Indian Reservation for the exclusive use of Indians 
entitled by enrollment or by tribal membership to residence at such 
reservation.

New Mexico Principal Meridian

Luna County, New Mexico

    That part of the North half (N1/2) of Section Eleven (11), lying 
north of the Interstate 10 right-of-way, Township Twenty-four (24) 
south, Range Six (6) west, N.M.P.M., Luna County, New Mexico, being 
described as follows:
    BEGINNING at a spike in the center of an abandoned asphalt roadway 
at the Northeast corner of said Section 11 and Northeast corner of this 
tract:
    Thence S. 0[deg]21'53'' W., along the east line of Section 11, a 
distance of 500.76 feet to a No. 5 steel rod at the Southeast corner of 
this tract and on the North boundary of the Interstate 10 right-of-way;
    Thence adjoining the North boundary of said I-10 right-of-way 
through the following courses and distances; along a curve to the left 
from a tangent which bears N. 89[deg]56'18'' W., having a radius of 
789.30 feet, a delta angle of 32[deg]47'40'', a chord which bears S. 
73[deg]39'52'' W., 445.63 feet through an arc length of 451.77 feet to 
I-10 P.C. marker 10+30.62;
    Thence S. 57[deg]12'44'' W., a distance of 231.01 feet to I-10 P.T. 
marker 8+00;
    Thence along a curve to the right from a tangent which bears S. 
57[deg]16'8'' W., having a radius of 1096.00 feet, a delta angle of 
39[deg]58'50'', a chord which bears S. 77[deg]15'43'' W., 749.36 feet, 
through an arc length of 764.78 feet to I-10 P.C. marker 45+11.53;
    Thence N. 82[deg]45'27'' W., a distance of 340.58 feet to a No. 5 
steel rod at the Southwest corner of this tract;
    Thence N. 0[deg]21'53'' E., along a line parallel with the east 
line of Section 11, a distance of 871.49 feet to a No. 5 steel rod at 
the Northwest corner of this tract;
    Thence N. 89[deg]55'55'' E., along the North line of Section 11, a 
distance of 1688.27 feet to the point of beginning.
    The above-described lands contain a total of 30.00 acres, more or 
less, which is subject to all valid rights, reservations, rights-of-
way, and easements of record.
    This proclamation does not affect title to the land described 
above, nor does it affect any valid existing easements for public roads 
and highways, public utilities and for railroads and pipelines and any 
other rights-of-way or reservations of record.

    Dated: November 16, 2011.
Larry Echo Hawk,
Assistant Secretary--Indian Affairs.
[FR Doc. 2011-30576 Filed 11-25-11; 8:45 am]
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