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TITLE 312 NATURAL RESOURCES COMMISSION

Proposed Rule
LSA Document #12-555

DIGEST

Adds 312 IAC 28 to provide for the administration, definition, and purposes, including those necessary and appropriate to the performance of functions of the state land office under IC 14-18-1.5 and IC 36-9-27-86, of the State Land Office, a new division within the Department of Natural Resources, as anticipated by P.L.151-2012 (HEA 1279). Effective 30 days after filing with the Publisher.




SECTION 1. 312 IAC 28 IS ADDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS:

ARTICLE 28. STATE LAND OFFICE


Rule 1. Purposes and Administration


312 IAC 28-1-1 Purposes

Authority: IC 14-10-2-4; IC 14-18-1.5-6


Sec. 1. The purposes of this article are to assist with each of the following:
(1) Implementation and administration of IC 14-18-1.5.
(2) The performance of functions of the state land office under IC 36-9-27-86(d).
(3) The identification of real property in which the state has a proprietary interest.
(Natural Resources Commission; 312 IAC 28-1-1)


312 IAC 28-1-2 Administration

Authority: IC 14-10-2-4; IC 14-18-1.5-6


Sec. 2. (a) The state land office shall be administered as a division of the department within the bureau of lands and cultural resources that was created by IC 14-9-3-1(2).

(b) To the extent practicable and lawful, the technical functions of the state land office shall be coordinated with those of the division of land acquisition established by IC 14-9-4-1(11).
(Natural Resources Commission; 312 IAC 28-1-2)


Rule 2. Definitions


312 IAC 28-2-1 Definitions

Authority: IC 14-10-2-4; IC 14-18-1.5-6
Affected: IC 14-18-1.5


Sec. 1. (a) The definitions in IC 14-8-2 and 312 IAC 1 apply throughout this article.

(b) In addition to the definitions referenced in subsection (a), "state land office" means the state land office established as a division of the department by IC 14-18-1.5-1 and any other reference in Indiana statute or rule to the state land office or land office.
(Natural Resources Commission; 312 IAC 28-2-1)



Posted: 01/02/2013 by Legislative Services Agency

DIN: 20130102-IR-312120555PRA
Composed: Jul 30,2014 10:03:56PM EDT
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