Department of the Interior.
This document contains corrections to a final rule that was published Friday, September 30, 2005 (70 FR 57177). The regulations related to implementation of the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act of 1990.
Effective Date: September 30, 2005.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Dr. Sherry Hutt, Manager, National NAGPRA Program, National Park Service, 1849 C Street, NW., (2253), Washington, DC 20240, telephone (202) 354-1479, facsimile (202) 371-5197, e-mail: Sherry_Hutt@nps.gov. Start Printed Page 16501End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
This rule is published by the authority of the Secretary, granted under 25 U.S.C. 3001 et seq.
On November 16, 1990, President George H.W. Bush signed the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act of 1990 (the Act) into law. The Act addresses the rights of lineal descendants, Indian tribes, and Native Hawaiian organizations to Native American human remains, funerary objects, sacred objects, and objects of cultural patrimony with which they are affiliated. The Act assigns implementation responsibilities to the Secretary of the Interior.
Need for Correction
As published, the final rule mistakenly cited the affected subpart as Subpart D of Part 10. The correct reference should have been Subpart B and C of Part 10.Start List of Subjects
List of Subjects in 43 CFR Part 10End List of Subjects Start Amendment Part
For the reasons stated in the preamble, the Department of the Interior amends part 10 of title 43, Code of Federal Regulations, as follows:End Amendment Part Start Part
PART 10—NATIVE AMERICAN GRAVES PROTECTION AND REPATRIATION ACT REGULATIONSEnd Part Start Amendment Part
1. The authority citation for part 10 continues to read as follows:End Amendment Part
2. In § 10.2 (c)(3), remove the phrase “(MS 2253 MIB)” and replace with the phrase “(2253).”End Amendment Part Start Amendment Part
3. In Subparts B and C, remove the words “Departmental Consulting Archeologist” wherever they appear and add in their place the words “Manager, National NAGPRA Program.”End Amendment Part Start Signature
Acting Assistant Secretary for Fish and Wildlife and Parks.
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