S. 1524 (101st): Pemigewasset River Study Act of 1989

101st Congress, 1989–1990. Text as of Aug 10, 1990 (Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill).

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104 STAT. 418                   PUBLIC LAW 101-357—AUG. 10, 1990

                  Public Law 101-357
                  101st Congress
                                                      An Act
 AuB 10 1990      '^^ amend the Wild tind Scenic Rivers Act of 1968 by designating s^ments of the
         -          Pemigewasset River in the State of New Hampshire for study for potential addition
   Lb. lbM\         ^Q ^jjg National Wild and Scenic Rivers System, and for other purposes.

                   Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the
Pemigewasset      United States of America in Congress assembled,
River Study Act
of 1989.          SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.
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„fg                 This Act may be cited as the "Pemigewasset River Study Act of
                  SEC. 2. STUDY RIVER DESIGNATION.
                     Section 5(a) of the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act (16 U.S.C. 1276(a))
                  as amended, is further amended by adding the following new para-
                  graph at the end thereof:
                     "(107) PEMIGEWASSET, N E W HAMPSHIRE.—The segments from Pro-
                  file Lake downstream to the southern boundary of the Franconia
                  Notch State Park and from the northern Thornton town-line down-
                  stream to the backwater of the Ayers Island Dam; by the Secretary
                  of the Interior,".
                  SEC. 3. STUDY AND REPORT.
                    Section 5(b) of the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act (16 U.S.C. 1276(b)),
                  as amended, is further amended by adding the following new
                    "(9) The study of the Pemigewasset River, New Hampshire, shall
                  be completed and the report thereon submitted not later than three
                  years after the date of enactment of this paragraph.".
                    There are authorized to be appropriated such sums as may be
                  necessary to carry out the purposes of this Act.
                    Approved August 10, 1990.

                  LEGISLATIVE HISTORY—S. 1524:
                  HOUSE REPORTS: No. 101-639 (Comm. on Interior and Insular Affairs).
                  CONGRESSIONAL RECORD:
                      Vol. 135 (1989): Nov. 20, considered and passed Senate.
                      Vol. 136 (1990): July 30, considered and passed House.