H.R. 1335 (112th): To revise the boundaries of the Gettysburg National Military Park to include the Gettysburg Train Station, and for other purposes.

Introduced:
Apr 01, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Reported by Committee)
Sponsor
Todd Platts
Representative for Pennsylvania's 19th congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Apr 19, 2012
Length
6 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 4395 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed House
Last Action: Mar 19, 2010

S. 1897 (Related)
Gettysburg National Military Park Expansion Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 17, 2011

 
Status

This bill was introduced on February 29, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Apr 01, 2011
Referred to Committee Apr 01, 2011
Reported by Committee Feb 29, 2012
 
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Cosponsors
4 cosponsors (3D, 1R) (show)
Committees

House Natural Resources

Public Lands and Environmental Regulation

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4/19/2012--Reported to House amended.
Requires the inclusion of the land and interests commonly known as Gettysburg Train Station and its immediate surroundings in the Borough of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, and the land and interests located along Plum Run in Cumberland Township, Pennsylvania, in Gettysburg National Military Park if the owner of the property has provided written consent for its inclusion.
Authorizes the Secretary of the Interior to acquire publicly or privately owned property within the area of the Train Station by purchase, from willing sellers only, if efforts to acquire such property without cost have been exhausted.
Prohibits the acquisition of property within the areas of the Train Station and along Plum Run by eminent domain.

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