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H.R. 1719 - John Muir National Historic Site Expansion Act

Introduced: 2017-07-11
Bill Status: Passed
 

John Muir National Historic Site Expansion Act

(Sec. 3) The Department of the Interior may acquire by donation approximately 44 acres of land to include in the John Muir National Historic Site in Martinez, California.

The acquired land shall be administered as part of such site.

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H. R. 1719




AT THE SECOND SESSION

Begun and held at the City of Washington on Wednesday,
the third day of January, two thousand and eighteen

    To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to acquire approximately 44 acres of land in Martinez, California, for inclusion in the John Muir National Historic Site, and for other purposes.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the “John Muir National Historic Site Expansion Act”.

SEC. 2. Definitions.

In this Act:

(1) HISTORIC SITE.—The term “Historic Site” means the John Muir National Historic Site in Martinez, California, established by Public Law 88–547 (78 Stat. 753).

(2) MAP.—The term “map” means the map entitled “John Muir National Historic Site Proposed Boundary Expansion”, numbered 426/127150, and dated November 2014.

(3) SECRETARY.—The term “Secretary” means the Secretary of the Interior.

SEC. 3. John Muir National Historic Site land acquisition.

(a) Acquisition.—The Secretary may acquire by donation the approximately 44 acres of land and any interests in the land that is identified on the map.

(b) Boundary.—On the acquisition of the land authorized under subsection (a), the Secretary shall adjust the boundaries of the Historic Site to include the acquired land.

(c) Administration.—The land and any interests in land acquired under subsection (a) shall be administered as part of the National Historic Site.

Attest:





Speaker of the House of Representatives.  

Attest:





Vice President of the United States and   
President of the Senate.

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