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Expiration of Withdrawals and Opening of Lands; Montana

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Bureau of Land Management, Interior.




Three public land orders, which withdrew 37,216.07 acres of public lands from surface entry for stock driveway purposes, have expired. This action opens the lands to surface entry.

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Jeff Daugherty, BLM Dillon Field Office, 1005 Selway Drive, Dillon, Montana 59725-9431, 406-683-8038, or Sandra Ward, BLM Montana State Office, P.O. Box 36800, Billings, Montana 59107-6800, 406-896-5052.

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1. The following public land orders (PLOs), which withdrew public lands for stock driveway purposes, have expired:

PLOFR citationArea nameExpiredAcres
650349 FR 3856Stock Driveway No. 11, MT No. 12/28/200431,106.98
651549 FR 5923Stock Driveway No. 22, MT No. 32/15/20042,985.92
651949 FR 5925Stock Driveway No. 11, MT No. 12/15/20041,897.24

2. Copies of the public land orders for the expired withdrawals showing the affected lands are available at the BLM Montana State Office (address above).

3. In accordance with 43 CFR 2091.6, at 9 a.m. on May 12, 2004, the lands withdrawn by the public land orders listed in Paragraph 1 above will be opened to the operation of the public land laws generally, subject to valid existing rights, the provisions of existing withdrawals, other segregations of record, and the requirements of applicable law. All valid applications received at or prior to 9 a.m. on May 12, 2004, shall be considered as simultaneously filed at that time. Those received thereafter shall be considered in the order of filing.

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Dated: February 27, 2004.

Howard A. Lemm,

Deputy State Director, Division of Resources.

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[FR Doc. 04-8154 Filed 4-9-04; 8:45 am]