S. J. RES. 28
IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
February 7, 2006
Mr. Stevens (for himself, Mr. Inouye, Mr. Roberts, Mr. Reed, and Mr. Brownback) introduced the following joint resolution; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources
Approving the location of the commemorative work in the District of Columbia honoring former President Dwight D. Eisenhower.
Whereas section 8908(b)(1) of title 40, United States Code provides that the location of a commemorative work in the area described as Area I shall be deemed authorized only if approved by law not later than 150 days after notification to Congress and others that the commemorative work may be located in Area I;
Whereas section 8162 of the Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2000 (40 U.S.C. 8903 note) authorizes the Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial Commission to establish a memorial on Federal land in the District of Columbia to honor Dwight D. Eisenhower; and
Whereas the Secretary of the Interior has notified Congress of her determination that the memorial should be located in Area I: Now, therefore, be it
That the location of the commemorative work to honor Dwight D. Eisenhower, authorized by section 8162 of the Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2000 (40 U.S.C. 8903 note), within Area I as depicted on the map referred to in section 8908(a) of title 40, United States Code, is approved.