H.R. 6176 (110th): To authorize the expansion of the Fort Davis National Historic Site in Fort Davis, Texas, and for ...

...other purposes.

110th Congress, 2007–2009. Text as of Oct 02, 2008 (Referred to Senate Committee).

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HR 6176 RFS

110th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 6176

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

September 23 (legislative day, September 17), 2008

Received

October 2 (legislative day, September 17), 2008

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources


AN ACT

To authorize the expansion of the Fort Davis National Historic Site in Fort Davis, Texas, and for other purposes.

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

SECTION 1. INCREASED ACREAGE OF THE FORT DAVIS NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE.

    Public Law 87-213 (16 U.S.C. 461 note) is amended as follows:

      (1) In the first section--

        (A) by striking ‘the Secretary of the Interior’ and inserting ‘(a) The Secretary of the Interior’;

        (B) by striking ‘476 acres’ and inserting ‘646 acres’; and

        (C) by adding at the end the following:

    ‘(b) The Secretary may acquire from willing sellers land comprising approximately 55 acres, as depicted on the map titled ‘Fort Davis Proposed Boundary Expansion’, numbered 418/80,045, and dated April 2008. The map shall be on file and available for public inspection in the appropriate offices of the National Park Service. Upon acquisition of the land, the land shall be incorporated into the Fort Davis National Historic Site.’.

      (2) By repealing section 3.

Passed the House of Representatives September 22, 2008.

Attest:

LORRAINE C. MILLER,

Clerk.