Washington : Government Printing Office
|VOLUME 23—1963 ||9194|
Section 16 of Order No. 2508 (14 F.R. 258) is amended in its entirety to read as follows:
Forestry. The Commissioner may exercise the authority of the Secretary in relation to the following classes of matters:
(a) All those matters set forth in 25 CFR Chapter 1, Subchapter M—Forestry.
(b) The adjustment of stumpage rates and the performing of all other administrative actions to be taken by the Secretary pursuant to timber sales contracts now in effect.
(c) The fixing of the fair stumpage value of the annual timber cut on the Menominee Indian Reservation, Wisconsin, and the approval of stumpage payments to the Menominee Indians, pursuant to the provisions of the act of March 28, 1908 (35 Stat. 51), as amended by the act of June 15, 1934 (48 Stat. 964).
(d) The negotiation and execution of cooperative fire suppression agreements with Federal, State and private agencies.
ELMER F. BENNETT,
Acting Secretary of the Interior.