Federal Register: January 9, 2002 (Volume 67, Number 6)
DOCID: FR Doc 02-676
NATIONAL INDIAN GAMING COMMISSION
CFR Citation: 25 CFR Part 513
RIN ID: RIN 3141-AA25
NOTICE: Part II
DOCUMENT ACTION: Interim rule: reopening of comment period.
DATES: Comments shall be filed on or before January 14, 2002.
On November 20, 2001, the National Indian Gaming Commission (Commission) issued an interim rule (66 FR 58056, November 20, 2001) promulgating regulations setting forth procedures for collecting debts, as required by the Federal Claims Collection Act of 1966, as amended by the Debt Collection Act of 1982 and the Debt Collection Improvement Act of 1996. The 45day period for filing comments is being reopened.
See Committee for the Implementation of Textile Agreements; See Coast Guard; See Federal Aviation Administration; See Federal Highway Administration; See Federal Railroad Administration; See Federal Transit Administration; See National Highway Traffic Safety Administration; See Research and Special Programs Administration; See Surface Transportation Board; See Internal Revenue Service; National Indian Gaming Commission,
These regulations implement the requirements of the Federal Claims Collection Act of 1966 (Public Law 89508, 80 Stat. 308) as amended by the Debt Collection Act of 1982 and the Debt Collection Improvement Act of 1996 (Public Law 104134, 110 Stat. 1321). These regulations are issued in conformity with the Federal Claims Collection Standards (31 CFR Chapter IX). Under these regulations, the Commission may collect debts owed to it through various methods, including administrative offset, tax refund offset, or salary offset.
The initial comment period for the regulations closed January 4,
2002. In response to two requests for extensions of time, the
Commission grants interested parties 10 additional days to determine
and present their views. As an interim rule setting out agency
procedure, the regulations continue to be effective during the comment period.
Montie R. Deer,
Chairman, National Indian Gaming Commission.
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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT
Cynthia Omberg at 202/632-7003; fax 202/6327066 (not tollfree numbers).