Current Meeting Agenda

*AMENDED*

NATURAL RESOURCES COMMISSION MEETING 
Fort Harrison State Park - Garrison Ballroom

6002 North Post Road
Indianapolis, Indiana

November 14, 2017
10:00 a.m. EST (9:00 a.m. CST
)
 

A G E N D A

 

I. APPROVAL OF MINUTES
II. DIRECTOR’S REPORT
III. REPORT ‑ Deputy Director, Bureau of Lands, Recreation, and Cultural Resources.   (John Davis)
IV. REPORT ‑ Deputy Director, Bureau of Resource Regulation. (Chris Smith)
V. REPORT - Chair, Natural Resources Advisory Council (Patrick Early)

 

Chair, and Vice Chair

  1. Consideration of 2018 meeting dates (Indianapolis):

January 16     March 20     May 15     July 17     September 18     November 13

 

  1. Updates on Commission and AOPA Committee


DNR, EXECUTIVE OFFICE

  1. Consideration and identification of any topic appropriate for referral to the Advisory Council


DNR, DIVISION OF NATURE PRESERVES

  1. Consideration of the dedication of the Lucas Hollow Nature Preserve in Brown County (Download Related Material)

 

DNR, FISH AND WILDLIFE

  1. Consideration of report on petition for rule change seeking to amend rules governing the captive breeding and selling of reptiles; Administrative Cause No. 17-088D (Download Related Material)

 

  1. Consideration of report on petitions for rule change seeking to amend rules governing use of crossbows, spring wild turkey season, Eastern snapping turtle, and muskellunge size limit in Bass Lake, Sullivan County; Administrative Cause Nos. 17-003D; 17-059D; 17-086D; 17-097D (Download Related Material)

 

  1. Consideration of request for approval of amendments to nonrule policy document, Information Bulletin # 2, Roster of Indiana Animals, Insects, and Plants that are Extirpated, Endangered, Threatened, or Rare (also described as Special Concern); Administrative Cause No. 17-122D (Download Related Material)


NRC DIVISION OF HEARINGS

  1. Consideration for preliminary adoption of amendments to 312 IAC 3, which provides standards for proceedings subject to the Administrative Orders and Procedures Act (“AOPA”); Administrative Cause No. 17-002A (Download Related Material)

 

  1. Consideration of report on petition to amend nonrule policy document, Information Bulletin #20 (5th Amendment), governing the ratemaking process for resorts and marinas under lease with the Department of Natural Resources; Administrative Cause No. 17-070P (Download Related Material)

 

  1. Consideration of final adoption (following recall) of report on rule processing, public hearing, and Hearing Officer analyses with recommendations regarding final action of rule amendments adding 312 IAC 29 governing oil and gas well activities and repealing 312 IAC 16; LSA Document #16-230(F); Administrative Cause No. 15-073G (Download Related Material)

 

  1. Adjournment