HR 3721 RFS
November 16, 2005
Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources
To amend the Omnibus Parks and Public Lands Management Act of 1996 to allow certain commercial vehicles to continue to use Route 209 within Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area and to allow the National Park Service to continue to collect fees from those vehicles, 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. USE OF CERTAIN ROADS WITHIN DELAWARE WATER GAP.
Section 702 of Division I of the Omnibus Parks and Public Lands Management Act of 1996 (Public Law 104-333; 110 Stat. 4185) is amended--
(1) by striking `2005' and inserting `2015, or whenever a feasible alternative exists, whichever comes first,' each place it appears; and
(2) by amending the last sentence in subsection (c)(2) to read as follows: `Such fee shall be set to fully cover the cost of operation of the road, but not to exceed $40 per trip.'.
Passed the House of Representatives November 15, 2005.