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Indian Trust Asset Reform Act (P.L. 114-178) Consultation and Listening Session

Minneapolis Convention Center, 1301 Second Ave., South, Minneapolis, MN, 8:30 a.m - 12:30 p.m.

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Dear Tribal Leader Letter on Webinars Available on Revising DOI's 2014-18 Government Performance and Results Act (GPRA) Strategic Plan

Government Performance and Results Act (GPRA) Webinars. The Department of the Interior (DOI) will begin revising its Strategic Plan for Fiscal Years 2014-2018 and requests your input and participation.

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Indian Trust Asset Reform Act (P.L. 114-178) Consultation and Listening Session

Sheraton Albuquerque Airport Hotel, 2910 Yale Boulevard S.E., Albuquerque, NM 87106, 8:30 a.m - 12:30 p.m.

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Indian Trust Asset Reform Act (P.L. 114-178) Consultation and Listening Sessions Schedule

Dear Tribal Leader Letter announcing consultation and listening sessions Oneida Tribe of Indians of Wisconsin Radison Hotel and Conference Center, Green Bay, WI

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Dear Tribal Leader Letter on Training Available on Recently Published Final ICWA Regulations

List of dates and sites on training for tribal leaders or their child welfare designee for training on the recently published final regulations governing the Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA).

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Tribal-Interior Budget Council (TIBC) Meeting - Day 2

Best Western Ramkota Hotel & Conference Center, 2111 N. LaCrosse St., Rapid City, SD 57701, 8:30 a.m - 5:00 p.m CDT.

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Tribal-Interior Budget Council (TIBC) Meeting - Day 1

Best Western Ramkota Hotel & Conference Center, 2111 N. LaCrosse St., Rapid City, SD 57701, 1:30 p.m. - 5:15 p.m CDT.

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Consultation Schedule on the New Contract Support Cost Policy

The Skirvin Hilton Oklahoma City, One Park Avenue, Oklahoma City, OK 73102, Meeting Room: Continental Room, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm.

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Consultation Schedule on the New Contract Support Cost Policy

Hilton San Francisco Union Square, 333 O'Farrell Street, San Francisco, CA 94102, Meeting Room: Taylor AB, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm.

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Consultation Schedule on the New Contract Support Cost Policy

DOI University - National Indian Programs Training Center, 1011 Indian School Road NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104, Meeting Room: 231-233, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm.

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Consultation Schedule on the New Contract Support Cost Policy

Buena Vista Palace and Resort, 1900 E Buena Vista Drive, Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830, Meeting Room: Great Hall North, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm. Held in conjunction with 2016 Self-Governance Conference

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Consultation on Funding Plan for P.L. 280 States Tribal Courts

Tribes in mandatory P.L. 280 states have shown interest in increasing support and capacity for tribal courts. Time: 3:30-5:30 p.m. EDT, Call-in Number: 800-593-8961, Code: 1305482

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Consultation on Funding Plan for P.L. 280 States Tribal Courts

Tribes in mandatory P.L. 280 states have shown interest in increasing support and capacity for tribal courts. Time: 3:30-5:30 p.m. EDT, Call-in Number: 800-857-9775, Code: 682088

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Comments Due: Receipt of Documented Petitions for Federal Acknowledgment of American Indian Tribes

Comments and evidence must be postmarked March 28, 2016.

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Webinar Notice Final Rule: Rights-of-Way on Indian Land

The Bureau of Indian Affair (BIA) is offering a training session on the new rule governing rights-of-way on Indian land.

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Listening Sessions, NCAI Executive Council Winter Session

BIA Contract Support Cost Policy 10:00 AM - Noon ---- Homelessness among American Indian and Alaska Natives 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM ----- Sacred Sites 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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Listening Sessions, NCAI Executive Council Winter Session

Fee-to-Trust & Rights of Way 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM ----- Climate Change 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

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Comments Due: Notice of Intent To Prepare a Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed Integrated Resource Management Plan for the Nez Perce Reservation in North Central Idaho

Written comments to this notice must be received by February 5, 2016.

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Comments Due: Johnson-O’Malley Program

We will consider all comments received by January 15, 2016, 4:30 p.m. EST.

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Grant Proposals Due: Sovereignty in Indian Education

Grant proposals must be received by January 13, 2016, at 4:00 p.m. EST.

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Comments Due: Revision of Agency Information Collection for the Bureau of Indian Education Tribal Education Department Grant Program

Submit comments on or before December 30, 2015.

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Comments Due: Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Leases and Permits

Submit comments on or before December 30, 2015.

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Comments Due: Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Tribal Self-Governance Program

Submit comments on or before December 28, 2015.

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Comments Due: Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Bureau of Indian Education Tribal Colleges and Universities; Application for Grants and Annual Report Form

Interested persons are invited to submit comments on or before December 28, 2015.

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Comments Due: Notice of Intent To Establish a Negotiated Rulemaking Committee

Submit nominations for Committee members or written comments on this notice of intent on or before December 24, 2015.

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25 CFR Part 169 Rights-of-Way on Indian Land

This final rule comprehensively updates and streamlines the process for obtaining Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) grants of rights-of-way on Indian land, while supporting tribal self-determination and self-governance. This final rule further implements the policy decisions and approaches established in the leasing regulations, which BIA finalized in December 2012, by applying them to the rights-of-way context where applicable. The rule also applies to BIA land. DATES: This rule is effective on December 21, 2015.

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Tribal Consultation: Johnson-O’Malley Program

Thursday, December 17, 2015, 1 p.m.–4 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time), Webinar/Teleconference, 1951 Constitution Ave. NW., South Interior Building, Room 304, Washington, DC 20240. Telephone Call-in #: 877–601–5705. Passcode: 2686962. Webinar Conference Access: URL: https://www.mymeetings.com/nc/join/. Conference number: PW5975273. Audience passcode: 2686962. Participants can join the event directly at:. https://www.mymeetings.com/nc/ join.php?i=PW5975273&p=2686962&t=c.

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Tribal Consultation: Johnson-O’Malley Program

Wednesday, December 16, 2015, 1 p.m.–4 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time), Webinar/Teleconference, 1951 Constitution Ave. NW., South Interior Building, Room 304, Washington, DC 20240. Telephone Call-in #: 877–601–5705. Passcode: 2686962. Webinar Conference Access: URL: https://www.mymeetings.com/nc/join/. Conference number: PW5872131. Audience passcode: 2686962. Participants can join the event directly at:. https://www.mymeetings.com/nc/ join.php?i=PW5872131&p=2686962&t=c.

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Tribal Consultation: Johnson-O’Malley Program

Tuesday, December 15, 2015, 1 p.m.–4 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time), Webinar/Teleconference, 1951 Constitution Ave. NW., South Interior Building, Room 304, Washington, DC 20240. Telephone Call-in #: 877–601–5705. Passcode: 2686962. Webinar Conference Access: URL: https://www.mymeetings.com/nc/join/. Conference number: PW5872129. Audience passcode: 2686962. Participants can join the event directly at: https:// www.mymeetings.com/nc/join.php?i=PW5872129&p=2686962&t=c.

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Training: Sovereignty in Indian Education Grant Proposal

December 11, 2015, 4 p.m. (ET), Webinar

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Housing Improvement Program

The Bureau of Indian Affairs is updating its regulations governing its Housing Improvement Program, which is a safety-net program that provides grants for repairing, renovating, or replacing existing housing and for providing new housing. This final rule is an important part of the Tiwahe initiative, which is designed to promote the stability and security of Indian families. This final rule aligns the program with other Federal requirements, allows leveraging of housing funds to increase the number of families served and projects funded, and promotes tribal sovereignty and selfdetermination by providing tribes with more flexibility in determining how to address waiting lists of tribal members awaiting housing assistance.

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Training: Sovereignty in Indian Education Grant Proposal

December 8, 2015, 11 a.m. (ET), Webinar

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Open Comment Period: Notice of Intent To Prepare a Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed Integrated Resource Management Plan for the Nez Perce Reservation in North Central Idaho

This notice advises the public that the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) as lead agency intends to prepare a programmatic environmental impact statement (PEIS) and conduct public scoping meetings to evaluate potential environmental impacts of the proposed Integrated Resource Management Plan (IRMP) for the Nez Perce Reservation located in north central Idaho. The PEIS will be prepared in accordance with the requirements of the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA).

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Request for Grant Proposals: Sovereignty in Indian Education

The Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) announces the availability of enhancement funds to tribes and their tribal education departments (TEDs) to promote tribal control and operation of BIE-funded schools on their reservations. This notice invites tribes with at least one BIE-funded school on their reservation/ Indian land to submit grant proposals.

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Meeting: Bureau of Indian Education Monthly Stakeholder Calls

First Tuesday of each month from 5:00 p.m-6:00 p.m. EDT.

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Public Meeting: Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Management of Osage Nation Oil and Gas Resources, Osage County, Oklahoma

November 30, 2015, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., Wah Zha Zhi Cultural Center, 1449 Main St., Pawhuska, Oklahoma.

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Open Comment Period: Revision of Agency Information Collection for the Bureau of Indian Education Tribal Education Department Grant Program

In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) has submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request for a revision to a currently approved collection of information for the Tribal Education Department Grant Program, authorized by OMB Control Number 1076–0185. The information collection will expire November 30, 2015.

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Open Comment Period: Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Leases and Permits

In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) is submitting to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request for approval for the collection of information for Leases and Permits. The information collection is currently authorized by OMB Control Number 1076–0155, which expires November 30, 2015.

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Comments Due: Revision of Agency Information Collection for Loan Guarantee, Insurance and Interest Subsidy Program

Interested persons are invited to submit comments on or before November 30, 2015.

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Open Comment Period: Receipt of Documented Petitions for Federal Acknowledgment of American Indian Tribes

Under Part 83 of Title 25 of the Code of Federal Regulations (25 CFR part 83), the Department of the Interior (Department) gives notice of three groups that have each filed a documented petition for Federal acknowledgment as an American Indian tribe with the Assistant Secretary— Indian Affairs. The Department seeks comment and evidence from the public on the petitions listed below.

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Comments Due: Renewal of Agency Information Collection for the Tribal Reassumption of Jurisdiction Over Child Custody Proceedings

Submit comments on or before November 25, 2015.

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Open Comment Period: Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Bureau of Indian Education Tribal Colleges and Universities; Application for Grants and Annual Report Form

In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) is submitting to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request for renewal for the collection of information for the Tribal Colleges and Universities Application for Grants, authorized by OMB Control Number 1076–0018, and the Tribal Colleges and Universities Annual Report Form, authorized by OMB Control Number 1076–0105. Both of these information collections expire November 30, 2015.

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2015 National Native American Heritage Month Closing Ceremony

November 18, 2015, 10:00am, John Muir Room, Bison Bistro

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Meeting: Tribal-Interior Budget Council (TIBC)

November 18 – 19, 2015 Washington, DC Hotel: Washington Plaza Hotel 10 Thomas Circle, NW, Washington, DC 20005

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Secretarial Election Procedures

This rule is effective November 18, 2015.

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Open Comment Period: Johnson-O’Malley Program

The Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) will be conducting three consultation sessions to obtain oral and written comments on issues concerning the Johnson O’Malley (JOM) program. The sessions continue the previous dialogues conducted by the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) and BIE in 2012 and 2015.

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Comments Due: Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Class III Gaming; Tribal Revenue Allocation Plans; Gaming on Trust Lands

Submit comments on or before November 13, 2015.

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Comments Due: Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Leases and Permits

Submit comments on or before November 13, 2015.

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Navajo Nation Trust Leasing Act of 2000 Approval of Navajo Nation Regulations

On May 16, 2014, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) approved the Navajo Nation General Leasing Regulations under the Navajo Nation Trust Leasing Act of 2000. With this approval, the Tribe is authorized to enter into leases without BIA approval.

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2015 National Native American Heritage Month Opening Ceremony

November 10, 2015, Allen Campbell Auditorium, Office of Personnel Management, 10:00am EST

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National Native American Heritage Month 2015 Opening Ceremony Program

Opening Ceremony

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Open Comment Period: Notice of Intent To Establish a Negotiated Rulemaking Committee

The Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) is announcing its intent to establish an Accountability Negotiated Rulemaking Committee (Committee). The Committee will recommend revisions to the existing regulations for BIE’s accountability system. As required by applicable statutes, the Secretary will select representatives of Indian tribes for the Committee from among individuals nominated by tribes whose students attend BIE-funded schools operated by either the BIE or by the tribe through a contract or grant and who would be affected by a final rule. The BIE also solicits comments on the proposal to establish the Committee, including comments on additional interests not identified in this notice of intent, and invites tribes to nominate representatives for membership on the Committee.

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Public Meeting: Procedures for Reestablishing a Government-to-Government Relationship With the Native Hawaiian Community

Saturday, November 7, 2015 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Eastern Standard Time / 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Hawaii Standard Time Call-in number: 1-888-947-9025 Passcode: 1962786

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Dear Tribal Leaders Letter, Expanding Broadband Deployment and Adoption Meeting

Dear Tribal Leaders Letter inviting Tribal Leaders to a meeting on expanding broadband deployment and adoption. October 26, 2015

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Comments Due: List of Programs Eligible for Inclusion in Funding Agreements Negotiated With Self-Governance Tribes by Interior Bureaus Other Than the Bureau of Indian Affairs and Fiscal Year 2015 Programmatic Targets

Submit written comments on this notice on or before November 4, 2015.

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Tribal Consultation: Procedures for Reestablishing a Government-to-Government Relationship With the Native Hawaiian Community

Wednesday, November 4, 2015 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm Eastern Standard Time Call-in number: 1-888-947-9025 Passcode: 1962786

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Deputy Secretary Connor to Discuss New Opportunities for Engagement with Tribal Land Buy-Back Program

Wednesday, November 4, 2015, 1:00 p.m. EDT

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Meeting: Bureau of Indian Education Monthly Stakeholder Calls

First Tuesday of each month from 5:00 p.m-6:00 p.m. EDT.

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Comments Due: Renewal of Agency Information Collection for the Bureau of Indian Education Tribal Education Department Grant Program; Request for Comments

Submit comments on or before November 2, 2015.

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Open Comment Period: Revision of Agency Information Collection for Loan Guarantee, Insurance and Interest Subsidy Program

In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) is submitting to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request for approval for the collection of information for the Loan Guarantee, Insurance, and Interest Subsidy Program. The information collection is currently authorized by OMB Control Number 1076–0020, which expires October 31, 2015.

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Open Comment Period: Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Tribal Self-Governance Program

In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Bureau of Indian Affairs is seeking comments on the renewal of Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for the collection of information for Tribal Self-Governance Program authorized by OMB Control Number 1076–0143. This information collection expires January 31, 2016.

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Open Comment Period: Renewal of Agency Information Collection for the Tribal Reassumption of Jurisdiction Over Child Custody Proceedings

In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) is seeking comments on the renewal of Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for the collection of information for the Tribal Reassumption of Jurisdiction over Child Custody Proceedings, authorized by OMB Control Number 1076–0112. This information collection expires November 30, 2015.

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Public Meeting: Procedures for Reestablishing a Government-to-Government Relationship With the Native Hawaiian Community

Monday, October 26, 2015 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm Eastern Time / 8:00 am – 11:00 am Hawaii Time Call-in number: 1-888-947-9025 Passcode: 1962786

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Comments Due: Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Bureau of Indian Education Collection Activities

Submit comments on or before October 23, 2015.

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Roundtable: Bureau of Indian Education Restructuring

Wednesday, October 21, 2015, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Town and Country Resort in Salon Four and Five.

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Comments Due: Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed Little River Band of Ottawa Indians Fruitport Casino Project, Fruitport Township, Muskegon County, Michigan

Written comments on the scope of the EIS must arrive by October 21, 2015. The date and location of a public scoping meeting will be announced at least 15 days in advance through a notice to be published in the local newspaper, the Muskegon Chronicle, and posted at www.littlerivereis.com.

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Secretarial Election Procedures

The Bureau of Indian Affairs is amending its regulations governing Secretarial elections and procedures for tribal members to petition for Secretarial elections. This rule reflects changes in the law and the requirement that regulations be written in plain language. The rule also clarifies how tribes may remove Secretarial election requirements from their governing documents.

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Comments Due: 25 CFR Part 41 Grants to Tribally Controlled Colleges and Universities and Dine´ College

Submit written comments by October 19, 2015.

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Roundtable: Preventing and Ending Homelessness Among American Indians

Sunday, October 18, 2015, from 1-4 p.m. at the Town and Country Resort in Royal Palm Three.

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Comments Due: Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Reindeer in Alaska

Interested persons are invited to submit comments on or before October 16, 2015.

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Comments Due: Revision of Agency Information Collection for the Tribal Reassumption of Jurisdiction Over Child Custody Proceedings

Submit comments on or before October 16, 2015.

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Comments Due: Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Student Transportation Form

Interested persons are invited to submit comments on or before October 14, 2015.

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Comments Due: Revision of Agency Information Collection for Indian Reservation Roads

Interested persons are invited to submit comments on or before October 14, 2015.

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Meeting: Bureau of Indian Education Monthly Stakeholder Calls

First Tuesday of each month from 5:00 p.m-6:00 p.m. EDT.

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Interior Department to Join Chickasaw and Choctaw Nation Leaders to Announce Major Trust Settlement

Tuesday, October 6, 2015 10:15 a.m. CDT – Media check-in 10:30 a.m. CDT – Announcement 11:00 a.m. CDT – Media availability, Choctaw Event Center 4451 Choctaw Road Durant, OK 74701

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Open Comment Period: List of Programs Eligible for Inclusion in Funding Agreements Negotiated With Self-Governance Tribes by Interior Bureaus Other Than the Bureau of Indian Affairs and Fiscal Year 2015 Programmatic Targets

This notice lists programs or portions of programs that are eligible for inclusion in funding agreements with self-governance Indian tribes and lists Fiscal Year 2015 programmatic targets for each of the non-Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) bureaus in the Department of the Interior, pursuant to the Tribal Self-Governance Act.

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UPDATE: TODAY: Secretary Jewell to Kick off Tribal Solarthon with Shinnecock Nation in New York

TODAY, Thursday, October 1, 2015 9:55 AM EDT – Media check-in 10:10 AM EDT – Press conference and media availability 10:40 AM EDT – Work on Solarthon project – opportunity for b-roll Shinnecock Community Center 100 Church Street Southampton, NY 11968

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TODAY Secretary Jewell to Join Education Secretary Duncan to Discuss Native Youth Education Grants

Thursday, September 24, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. EDT

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Comments Due: Renewal of Agency Information Collection for the Application for Admission to Haskell Indian Nations University and to Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute

Submit comments on or before September 24, 2015.

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Comments Due: Sovereignty in Indian Education

Grant proposals must be received by September 21, 2015, at 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time.

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Open Comment Period: Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed Little River Band of Ottawa Indians Fruitport Casino Project, Fruitport Township, Muskegon County, Michigan

This notice advises the public that the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA), as lead agency, intends to gather information necessary for preparing an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) in connection with the Little River Band of Ottawa Indians (Tribe) application for a proposed 60- acre fee-to-trust transfer and casino project to be located in Fruitport Township, Muskegon County, Michigan. This notice also announces the beginning of the public scoping process to solicit public comments and identify potential issues and content for inclusion in the EIS.

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Comments Due: Tribal Education Department Grant Program

Grant proposals must be received by September 21, 2015, at 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time.

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Meeting: Advisory Board for Exceptional Children

The Advisory Board will meet on Thursday, September 17, 2015, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Friday, September 18, 2015, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Orientation for new members will be held Wednesday, September 16, 2015, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time.

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TODAY: Secretary Jewell to Discuss Landmark Settlement with Nationwide Class of Tribes and Tribal Entities

Thursday, September 17, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. EDT

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Open Comment Period: Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Reindeer in Alaska

In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) is submitting to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request for approval for the collection of information titled ‘‘Reindeer in Alaska.’’ This information collection is currently authorized by OMB Control Number 1076–0047, which expires September 30, 2015.

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Open Comment Period: Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Class III Gaming; Tribal Revenue Allocation Plans; Gaming on Trust Lands

In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Assistant Secretary—Indian Affairs is seeking comments on the renewal of Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for the collection of information for Class III Gaming Procedures authorized by OMB Control Number 1076–0149, Tribal Revenue Allocation Plans authorized by OMB Control Number 1076–0152, and Gaming on Trust Lands Acquired After October 17, 1988 authorized by OMB Control Number 1076–0158. These information collections expire January 31, 2016.

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Interior’s Office of Policy Analysis Seminar Climate Adaptation: American Indians and Alaska Natives

Monday, September 14, 2015, 12:15-1:45 PM (Eastern), South Interior Building Auditorium, 1951 Constitution Ave., NW, Washington, DC 20245

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Comments Due: Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Data Elements for Student Enrollment in Bureau-Funded Schools

Interested persons are invited to submit comments on or before September 14, 2015.

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Open Comment Period: Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Student Transportation Form

In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) is seeking comments on the renewal of Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for the collection of information for Student Transportation Form. This information collection is currently authorized by OMB Control Number 1076–0134, which expires September 30, 2015.

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Open Comment Period: Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Leases and Permits

In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) is seeking comments on the renewal of Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for the collection of information for Leases and Permits, 25 CFR 162. The information collection is currently authorized by OMB Control Number 1076–0155. This information collection expires November 30, 2015.

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Comments Due: Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement for the Tejon Indian Tribe’s Proposed Trust Acquisition and Casino Project, Kern County, California

To ensure consideration during the development of the EIS, written comments on the scope of the EIS should be sent as soon as possible and no later than September 14, 2015.

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Open Comment Period: Revision of Agency Information Collection for Indian Reservation Roads

In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) is submitting to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request for approval for the collection of information for Indian Reservation Roads (IRR). The information collection is currently authorized by OMB Control Number 1076–0161, which expires September 30, 2015.

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Comments Due: Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Loan Guarantee, Insurance and Interest Subsidy Program

Submit comments on or before September 14, 2015.

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Training: Tribal Education Department Grant Program Pre-Grant Proposal

Thursday, September 8, 2015, 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time, Webinar Session (Washington, D.C.)

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Training: Sovereignty in Indian Education Pre-Grant Proposal

Thursday, September 8, 2015, 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time, Webinar Session (Washington, DC)

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BIA Office of Justice Services in Conjunction With the Tulalip Tribes Will Co-host VAWA Tribal Trial Advocacy Skills Training in September

Wednesday, Sept. 2 - 4, 2015

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Training: Sovereignty in Indian Education Pre-Grant Proposal

Tuesday, September 1, 2015, 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time, Webinar Session (Washington, DC)

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Open Comment Period: Renewal of Agency Information Collection for the Bureau of Indian Education Tribal Education Department Grant Program; Request for Comments

In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) is seeking comments on the renewal of Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for the collection of information for the Tribal Education Department Grant Program, authorized by OMB Control Number 1076–0185. The information collection will expire November 30, 2015.

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Meeting: Bureau of Indian Education Monthly Stakeholder Calls

First Tuesday of each month from 5:00 p.m-6:00 p.m. EDT.

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Training: Tribal Education Department Grant Program Pre-Grant Proposal

Tuesday, September 1, 2015, 11:00 am Eastern Time, Webinar Session (Washington, D.C.)

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