Deadline extended on Forest Service Proposed Planning Rule to April 7, 2003

March 5, 2003

(Volume 68, Number 43)]

[Proposed Rules]

[Page 10420]

National Forest Service Land and Resource Management Planning

AGENCY: Forest Service, USDA.

ACTION: Notice; extension of public comment period.

SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given that the public comment period for the proposed rule for National Forest System Land and Resource Management Planning, published in the Federal Register on December 6, 2002, (67 FR 72770), is being extended. The original comment period end date was March 6, 2003.

DATES: Comments on the proposed rule must be received in writing, on or before the new deadline of April 7, 2003.

ADDRESSES: Comments may be sent to USDA FS Planning Rule, Content Analysis Team, PO Box 8359, Missoula, MT 59807; via email to planning -- rule@fs.fed.us  or by facsimile to Planning Rule Comments at (406) 329-

3556. All comments, including names and addresses when provided, are placed in the record and are available for public inspection and copying.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jody Sutton, Content Analysis Team Program Coordinator, Forest Service, 801-517-1023.