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H.R. 2416 (100th): A bill to establish the Jimmy Carter National Historic Site and Preservation District in the State of Georgia, and for other purposes.


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10/5/1987--Passed House amended. (Measure passed House, amended) Establishes the Jimmy Carter National Historic Site in Plains, Georgia. Authorizes the Secretary of the Interior to acquire lands as specified. Establishes the Jimmy Carter National Preservation District which includes the historic site and other specified lands. Authorizes the Secretary to assist in the interpretation of properties within such district. Requires the Secretary to administer the historic site and preservation district. Requires the Secretary to convene historians 25 years after enactment of this Act to examine the life of President Carter and to make recommendations on the intepretation and preservation of the areas. Directs the Secretary to establish an advisory committee to advise on the interpretation of the site. Requires the Secretary to develop and submit to the Congress within three years a general management plan. Authorizes the Secretary to enter into cooperative agreements with the State of Georgia and the town of Plains for specified purposes. Authorizes appropriations. Limits the amount of appropriated funds which may be used for restoring Plains High School.