H. R. 1100
IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
May 24, 2007
Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources
To revise the boundary of the Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site in the State of North Carolina, and for other purposes.
This Act may be cited as the
Carl Sandburg Home National Historic
Site Boundary Revision Act of 2007.
For the purposes of this Act:
map means the map entitled
Alternative numbered 445/80,017 and dated April 2007.
Secretary means the Secretary of the Interior.
Historic Site means Carl Sandburg
Home National Historic Site.
Carl sandburg home national historic site boundary adjustment
The Secretary may acquire from willing sellers by donation, purchase with donated or appropriated funds, or exchange not more than 110 acres of land, water, or interests in land and water, within the area depicted on the map, to be added to the Historic Site.
To preserve the historic character and landscape of the site, the Secretary may also acquire up to five acres for the development of a visitor center and visitor parking area adjacent to or in the general vicinity of the Historic Site.
Upon acquisition of any land or interest in land under this section, the Secretary shall revise the boundary of the Historic Site to reflect the acquisition.
Availability of map
The map shall be on file and available for public inspection in the appropriate offices of the National Park Service.
Land added to the Historic Site by this section shall be administered as part of the Historic Site in accordance with applicable laws and regulations.
Passed the House of Representatives May 23, 2007.
Lorraine C. Miller,