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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 Feb 27, 2003 (Introduced).


S 470 IS

108th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 470

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

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

February 27, 2003

Mr. SARBANES (for himself, Mr. WARNER, Ms. MIKULSKI, Mr. LUGAR, and Mr. DURBIN) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources


A BILL

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 (110 Stat. 4157) is amended--

      (1) by striking ‘The establishment’ and all that follows through the period at the end and inserting the following:

      ‘(1) IN GENERAL- Except as provided in paragraph (2), the establishment of the memorial shall be in accordance with chapter 89 of title 40, United States Code.’; and

      (2) by inserting after paragraph (1) (as designated by paragraph (1)) the following:

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