S. 900 (110th): Boy Scouts of America Land Transfer Act of 2008

Introduced:
Mar 15, 2007 (110th Congress, 2007–2009)
Status:
Died (Reported by Committee)
See Instead:

H.R. 6097 (same title)
Referred to Committee — May 20, 2008

Sponsor
Orrin Hatch
Senator from Utah
Party
Republican
Text
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Last Updated
Mar 15, 2007
Length
4 pages
Related Bills
S. 476 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed Senate
Last Action: Sep 29, 2006

S. 215 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 13, 2009

 
Status

This bill was introduced on May 7, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Mar 15, 2007
Referred to Committee Mar 15, 2007
Reported by Committee May 07, 2008
 
Full Title

A bill to authorize the Boy Scouts of America to exchange certain land in the State of Utah acquired under the Recreation and Public Purposes Act.

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Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committees

Senate Energy and Natural Resources

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6/16/2008--Reported to Senate amended.
Boy Scouts of America Land Transfer Act of 2008 - Authorizes the Utah National Parks Council of the Boy Scouts of America (the Boy Scouts) to convey to Brian Head Resort certain public land in Utah acquired under the Recreation and Public Purposes Act for the purpose of operating a camp in exchange for conveyance by Brian Head Resort of certain of its private land to the Boy Scouts.
Provides that, the Secretary of the Interior, upon the conveyance of the public land, shall have discretion as to whether or not the reversionary interests of the United States are to be exercised with respect to that land.
Subjects the private land, upon conveyance to the Boy Scouts, to the terms and conditions imposed on the entire tract of land acquired by the Boy Scouts for a camp.
Instructs the Secretary, upon the completion of the land exchange under this Act, to amend the original Bureau of Land Management (BLM) patent providing for the conveyance to the Boy Scouts of the entire tract of land under the Recreation and Public Purposes Act, numbered 43-75-0010, to take into account the exchange under this Act.

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