[Federal Register: December 19, 2007 (Volume 72, Number 243)]
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Bureau of Indian Affairs

Indian Gaming

AGENCY: Bureau of Indian Affairs, Interior.

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ACTION: Notice of Deemed Approved Amended Tribal-State Class III Gaming 


SUMMARY: This notice publishes the Deemed Approved Amended Tribal-State 
Compact between the State of California and the Pechanga Band of 
Luiseno Indians.

DATES: Effective Date: December 19, 2007.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: George T. Skibine, Director, Office of 
Indian Gaming, Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary--Policy and 
Economic Development, Washington, DC 20240, (202) 219-4066.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Under Section 11 of the Indian Gaming 
Regulatory Act of 1988 (IGRA) Public Law 100-497, 25 U.S.C. 2710, the 
Secretary of the Interior shall publish in the Federal Register notice 
of approved Tribal-State compacts for the purpose of engaging in Class 
III gaming activities on Indian lands. The compact allows for an 
increase in gaming devices and any devices or games authorized under 
State law to the State lottery. Finally, the term of the compact is 
until December 31, 2030. The Assistant Secretary--Indian Affairs, 
Department of the Interior, through his delegated authority, is 
publishing notice that the Amendment between the State of California 
and the Pechanga Band of Luiseno Indians is now in effect.

    Dated: December 13, 2007.
Carl J. Artman,
Assistant Secretary--Indian Affairs.
 [FR Doc. E7-24565 Filed 12-18-07; 8:45 am]