[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 229 (Wednesday, November 27, 2013)]
[Page 70959]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-28440]



Office of the Secretary


Commission on Indian Trust Administration and Reform

AGENCY: Office of the Secretary, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of Renewal of the Commission on Indian Trust 
Administration and Reform.


SUMMARY: Following consultation with the General Services 
Administration, notice is hereby given that the Secretary of the 
Interior is renewing the Commission on Indian Trust Administration and 

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sarah Harris, Designated Federal 
Officer, Office of the Secretary, 1849 C Street NW., Mailstop 4141, 
Washington DC 20240; or email to [email protected]. To review 
all related material on the Commission's work, please refer to http://www.doi.gov/cobell/commission/index.cfm.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The purpose of the Commission is to provide 
advice and recommendations to the Secretary of the Interior (Secretary) 
regarding trust management. This includes a thorough evaluation of the 
existing management and administration of the trust administration 
system to support a reasoned and factually based set of options for 
potential management improvements. This further includes a review of 
the manner in which the Department audits the management of the trust 
administration system, including the possible need for audits of 
management of trust assets.

Certification Statement

    I hereby certify that the renewal of the Commission on Indian Trust 
Administration and Reform is necessary, is in the public interest and 
is established under the authority of the Secretary of the Interior, 
Department of the Interior under Section 2 of the Reorganization Plan 
No. 3 of 1950 (64 Stat. 1262), as amended, the American Indian Trust 
Fund Management Reform Act of 1994, 25 U.S.C. 4001-4061, and the Claims 
Resolution Act of 2010, Public Law 111-291.

    Dated: November 20, 2013.
Sally Jewell,
[FR Doc. 2013-28440 Filed 11-26-13; 8:45 am]