H.R. 3869 (100th): A bill to amend the Act providing for the establishment of the Tuskegee University National Historic Site, ...

...Alabama, to authorize an exchange of properties between the United States and Tuskegee University, and for other purposes.

100th Congress, 1987–1988. Text as of Jun 17, 1988 (Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill).

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102 STAT. 618                   PUBLIC LAW 100-337—JUNE 17, 1988
                  Public Law 100-337
                  100th Congress
                                                    An Act
                  To amend the Act providing for the establishment of the Tuskegee Institute
 June 17, 1988
                    National Historic Site, Alabama, to authorize an exchange of properties between
  [H.R. 3869]       the United States and Tuskegee University, and for other purposes.

                     Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the
Conservation.      United States of America in Congress assembled, That section
National parks,    101(aX5) of the Act entitled "An Act to provide for the establishment
monuments, etc.
                   of the Clara Barton National Historic Site, Maryland; John Day
                   Fossil Beds National Monument, Oregon; Knife River Indian Vil-
                   lages National Historic Site, North Dakota; Springfield Armory
                   National Historic Site, Massachusetts; Tuskegee Institute National
                   Historic Site, Alabama; Martin Van Buren National Historic Site,
                   New York; and Sewall-Belmont House National Historic Site,
                   Washington, District of Columbia, and for other purposes", ap-
16 u s e 461 note. proved October 26, 1974 (88 Stat. 1461), is amended by striking out
                   "(5)" and inserting in lieu thereof "(5XA)" and by changing the
                   semicolon to a period, deleting the word "and" thereafter, and
                   inserting the following new subparagraph:
                           "(B) If, following the acquisition of Grey Columns, the Sec-
                        retary determines that it would be in the public interest and in
                        furtherance of efficient administration of the national historic
                        site to do so, the Secretary may convey Grey Columns to
                        Tuskegee University and in exchange therefor he may accept
                        from the University properties which the Secretary deems nec-
                        essary for administrative, parking, and maintenance facilities
Public buildings        for the national historic site. As to the property between the
and grounds.            Carver Museum and the Oaks, the Secretary may accept an
                        easement from the University which shall limit development
                        for the purpose of maintaining the view between the Carver
                        Museum and the Oaks and provide for construction and mainte-
                        nance by the Secretary of a public walkway from Campus
                        Avenue to Montgomery Road. The conveyance of Grey Columns
                        shall be made upon the express condition that the grantee shall
                        maintain its historic integrity in accordance with the Sec-
                        retary's standards on historic preservation and make the prop-
                        erty available for public use subject to its primary purpose as
                       the residence of the University's president. The exchange
                        herein authorized shall be accomplished without monetary
Federjd                 consideration to or from either party. Following such exchange,
Register,               the Secretary shall cause to be published in the Federal Reg-
publication.           ister a revised boundary map or other boundary description of
                       the national historic site.".
                    Approved June 17, 1988.

                  LEGISLATIVE HISTORY—H.R. 3869:
                  HOUSE REPORTS: No. 100-573 (Comm. on Interior and Insular Affairs).
                  SENATE REPORTS: No. 100-376 (Comm. on Energy and Natural Resources).
                  CONGRESSIONAL RECORD, Vol. 134 (1988):
                      Apr. 19, considered and passed House.
                      June 6, considered and passed Senate.