[Federal Register Volume 85, Number 239 (Friday, December 11, 2020)]
[Page 80140]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2020-27223]



Bureau of Indian Affairs


Land Acquisitions; Tule River Tribe, Airpark Site, Tulare County, 

AGENCY: Bureau of Indian Affairs, Interior.

ACTION: Notice.


SUMMARY: The Assistant Secretary--Indian Affairs made a final agency 
determination to acquire in trust 40 acres, more or less, of land known 
as the Airpark Site in the City of Porterville, Tulare County, 
California (Site), for the Tule River Indian Tribe of the Tule River 
Reservation, California (Tribe), for gaming and other purposes.

DATES: This final determination was made on December 7, 2020.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Paula L. Hart, Director, Office of 
Indian Gaming, Mailstop 3543, 1849 C Street NW, Washington, DC 20240, 
telephone (202) 219-4066, [email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On the date listed in the DATES section of 
this notice, the Assistant Secretary--Indian Affairs made a final 
agency determination to acquire the Site, consisting of 40 acres, more 
or less, in trust for the Tribe under the authority of the Indian 
Reorganization Act of June 18, 1934, 25 U.S.C. 5108.
    The Assistant Secretary--Indian Affairs, on behalf of the Secretary 
of the Interior, will immediately acquire title to Site in the name of 
the United States of America in trust for Tribe upon fulfillment of all 
Departmental requirements. The 40 acres, more or less, are described as 

    The following described real property in the County of Tulare, 
State of California, more particularly described as:
    Parcel No's 1 through 17 inclusive, of Parcel Map No. 4343, in 
the City of Porterville, County of Tulare, State of California, 
according to the map thereof recorded in Book 44, Page 47 of Parcel 
Map, in the office of the County Recorder of said County and by 
certificates of correction recorded, June 1, 1999 as Instrument No. 
99-0041612 and August 12, 1999 as Instrument No. 99-0061851.
    Excepting therefrom all oil, gas, minerals and other hydrocarbon 
substances, in, on, upon or under said land, as reserved by the City 
of Porterville, a Municipal Corporation, in a Deed recorded October 
29, 1990 as file No. 71536 of Official Records.

    Authority: This notice is published in the exercise of authority 
delegated by the Secretary of the Interior to the Assistant 
Secretary--Indian Affairs by 209 Departmental Manual 8.1, and is 
published to comply with the requirements of 25 CFR 151.12 
(c)(2)(ii) that notice of the decision to acquire land in trust be 
promptly provided in the Federal Register.

Tara Sweeney,
Assistant Secretary--Indian Affairs.
[FR Doc. 2020-27223 Filed 12-10-20; 8:45 am]