Bureau of Land Management, Interior.
Notice of reinstatement of terminated oil and gas lease.
Under the provisions of 30 U.S.C. 188(d) and (e), and 43 CFR 3108.2-3(a) and (b)(1), the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) received a petition for reinstatement of oil and gas lease NMNM 105214 from the lessee, CHI Energy, Inc., for lands in Eddy County, New Mexico. The petition was filed on time and was accompanied by all the rentals due since the date the lease terminated under the law.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Bernadine T. Martinez, BLM, New Mexico State Office, at (505) 438-7530.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
No lease has been issued that affect the lands. The lessee agrees to new lease terms for rentals and royalties of $10.00 per acre or fraction thereof, per year, and 162/3 percent, respectively. The lessee paid the required $500.00 administrative fee for the reinstatement of the lease and $166.00 cost for publishing this Notice in the Federal Register. The lessee met Start Printed Page 26559all the requirements for reinstatement of the lease as set out in Sections 31(d) and (e) of the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920 (30 U.S.C. 188). We are proposing to reinstate lease NMNM 105214, effective the date of termination, September 1, 2005, under the original terms and conditions of the lease and the increased rental and royalty rates cited above.Start Signature
Dated: April 26, 2006.
Bernadine T. Martinez,
Land Law Examiner.
[FR Doc. E6-6782 Filed 5-4-06; 8:45 am]
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