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Text of the Booker T. Washington Boundary Expansion Act

This bill was introduced on June 10, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Jun 10, 2010 (Introduced).

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111th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 5512

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

June 10, 2010

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources

A BILL

To expand the boundary of Booker T. Washington National Monument, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Booker T. Washington Boundary Expansion Act.

2.

Boundary modification and corrections

The Act entitled An Act to provide for the establishment of the Booker T. Washington National Monument, approved April 2, 1956 (16 U.S.C. 450ll et seq.) is amended as follows:

(1)

by striking section 4;

(2)

by redesignating section 5 as section 4;

(3)

by amending section 4(a), as redesignated by subsection (b), to read as follows:

(a)

Lands Added to Monument

The boundary of the Booker T. Washington National Monument is modified to include—

(1)

the approximately 15 acres, as generally depicted on the map entitled Boundary Map, Booker T. Washington National Monument, Franklin County, Virginia, numbered BOWA 404/80,024, and dated February 2001; and

(2)

the approximately 67.5 acres, as generally depicted on the map entitled ________, numbered ____ and dated _______.

;

(4)

by adding after section 4(c), as redesignated by subsection (b), the following new subsection—

(d)

Availability of Maps

The maps referenced in subsection (a) shall be on file and available for inspection in the appropriate offices of the National Park Service, Department of the Interior.

; and

(5)

by adding at the end the following new section:

5.

Authorization of appropriations

There are authorized to be appropriated such sums as may be necessary to carry out the provisions of this Act.

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