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Text of A bill to revise the boundary of the North Platte National Wildlife Refuge, and for other purposes.

This bill was introduced on May 20, 1996, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of May 20, 1996 (Introduced).

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S 1780 IS

104th CONGRESS

2d Session

S. 1780

To revise the boundary of the North Platte National Wildlife Refuge, and for other purposes.

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

May 20, 1996

Mr. EXON (for himself and Mr. KERREY) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works


A BILL

To revise the boundary of the North Platte National Wildlife Refuge, 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. REVISION OF BOUNDARY OF NORTH PLATTE NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE.

    (a) TERMINATION OF JURISDICTION- The secondary jurisdiction of the United States Fish and Wildlife Service over approximately 2,470 acres of land at the North Platte National Wildlife Refuge in the State of Nebraska, as depicted upon a map entitled ‘Relinquishment of North Platte National Wildlife Refuge Secondary Jurisdiction’, dated August 1995, and available for inspection at appropriate offices of the United States Fish and Wildlife Service, is hereby terminated.

    (b) REVOCATION OF EXECUTIVE ORDER- Executive Order Number 2446, dated August 21, 1916, is revoked with respect to the land referred to in section 1.