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S. 470 (108th): A bill to extend the authority for the construction of a memorial to Martin Luther King, Jr.


The text of the bill below is as of Oct 28, 2003 (Passed Congress).


S.470

One Hundred Eighth Congress

of the

United States of America

AT THE FIRST SESSION

Begun and held at the City of Washington on Tuesday,

the seventh day of January, two thousand and three

An Act

To extend the authority for the construction of a memorial to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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

SECTION 1. MEMORIAL TO MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.

    Section 508(b) of the Omnibus Parks and Public Lands Management Act of 1996 (Public Law 104-333), as amended, is amended to read as follows:

    ‘(b) COMPLIANCE WITH STANDARDS FOR COMMEMORATIVE WORKS- (1) Except as provided in paragraph (2), the establishment of the memorial shall be in accordance with chapter 89 of title 40, United States Code.

    ‘(2) Notwithstanding section 8903(e) of title 40, United States Code, the authority provided by this section terminates on November 12, 2006.’.

Speaker of the House of Representatives.

Vice President of the United States and

President of the Senate.