H.R. 1665 (106th): To allow the National Park Service to acquire certain land for addition to the Wilderness Battlefield in ...

...Virginia, as previously authorized by law, by purchase or exchange as well as by donation.

106th Congress, 1999–2000. Text as of Nov 30, 1999 (Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill).

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H.R.1665

One Hundred Sixth Congress

of the

United States of America

AT THE FIRST SESSION

Begun and held at the City of Washington on Wednesday,

the sixth day of January, one thousand nine hundred and ninety-nine

An Act

To allow the National Park Service to acquire certain land for addition to the Wilderness Battlefield in Virginia, as previously authorized by law, by purchase or exchange as well as by donation.

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

SECTION 1. ADDITION TO WILDERNESS BATTLEFIELD, VIRGINIA.

    (a) REMOVAL OF CONDITION ON BATTLEFIELD ADDITION- Section 2(a)(2) of Public Law 102-541 (16 U.S.C. 425k note; 106 Stat. 3565) is amended by striking ‘: Provided,’ and all that follows through ‘Interior’.

    (b) AUTHORIZED METHODS OF ACQUISITION-

      (1) LIMITATIONS ON ACQUISITION METHODS- Section 3(a) of Public Law 101-214 (16 U.S.C. 425l(a)) is amended--

        (A) by striking ‘The Secretary’ and inserting ‘(1) Except as provided in paragraph (2), the Secretary’; and

        (B) by adding at the end the following new paragraph:

    ‘(2) The lands designated ‘P04-04’ on the map referred to in section 2(a) numbered 326-40072E/89/A and dated September 1990 may be acquired only by donation, and the lands designated ‘P04-01’, ‘P04-02’, and ‘P04-03’ on such map may be acquired only by donation, purchase from willing sellers, or exchange.’.

      (2) REMOVAL OF RESTRICTION ON ACQUISITION OF ADDITION- Section 2 of Public Law 102-541 (16 U.S.C. 425k note; 106 Stat. 3565) is amended by striking subsection (b).

    (c) TECHNICAL CORRECTION- Section 2(a) of Public Law 101-214 (16 U.S.C. 425k(a)) is amended by striking ‘Spotslyvania’ and inserting ‘Spotsylvania’.

Speaker of the House of Representatives.

Vice President of the United States and

President of the Senate.