H.R. 2715 (105th): To prohibit the conveyance of real property at Long Beach Naval Station, California, to China Ocean Shipping ...

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105th Congress, 1997–1998. Text as of Oct 23, 1997 (Introduced).

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HR 2715 IH

105th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 2715

To prohibit the conveyance of real property at Long Beach Naval Station, California, to China Ocean Shipping Company.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

October 23, 1997

Mr. HUNTER (for himself, Mr. CUNNINGHAM, and Mr. BARTLETT of Maryland) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on National Security


A BILL

To prohibit the conveyance of real property at Long Beach Naval Station, California, to China Ocean Shipping Company.

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. PROHIBITION ON CONVEYANCE OF PROPERTY AT LONG BEACH NAVAL STATION, CALIFORNIA, TO CHINA OCEAN SHIPPING COMPANY.

    (a) PROHIBITION AGAINST DIRECT CONVEYANCE- In disposing of real property in connection with the closure of Long Beach Naval Station, California, under the provisions of the Defense Base Closure and Realignment Act of 1990 (part A of title XXXIX of Public Law 101-510; 10 U.S.C. 2687 note), the Secretary of Defense may not convey any portion of the property (whether by sale, lease, or other method) to China Ocean Shipping Company, or any successor entity to the company.

    (b) PROHIBITION AGAINST INDIRECT CONVEYANCE- The Secretary shall impose as a condition on each conveyance of real property located at Long Beach Naval Station the requirement that the property may not be subsequently conveyed (whether by sale, lease, or other method) to China Ocean Shipping Company, or any successor entity to the company.

    (c) REVERSIONARY INTEREST- If the Secretary determines at any time that real property located at Long Beach Naval Station and conveyed under the provisions of the Defense Base Closure and Realignment Act of 1990 has been conveyed to China Ocean Shipping Company (or any successor entity to the company) in violation of subsection (b), or is otherwise being used by China Ocean Shipping Company (or any successor entity to the company) in violation of such subsection, all right, title, and interest in and to the property shall revert to the United States, and the United States shall have the right of immediate entry thereon.