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

...for other purposes.

112th Congress, 2011–2013. Text as of Apr 19, 2012 (Reported by House Committee).

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Union Calendar No. 313

112th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 1335

[Report No. 112–449]

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

April 1, 2011

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

April 19, 2012

Additional sponsors: Mr. Van Hollen, Mr. Gerlach, Ms. McCollum, and Mr. Jackson of Illinois

April 19, 2012

Reported with an amendment, committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union, and ordered to be printed

Strike out all after the enacting clause and insert the part printed in italic

For text of introduced bill, see copy of bill as introduced on April 1, 2011


A BILL

To revise the boundaries of the Gettysburg National Military Park to include the Gettysburg Train Station, and for other purposes.


1.

Gettysburg National Military Park boundary revision

Section 1 of the Act titled An Act to revise the boundary of the Gettysburg National Military Park in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and for other purposes, approved August 17, 1990 (16 U.S.C. 430g–4), is amended by adding at the end the following:

(d)

Additional land

In addition to the land identified in subsections (a) and (b), the park shall include the following, as depicted on the map titled Gettysburg National Military Park Proposed Boundary Addition, numbered 305/80,045 and dated January 2010, if the owner of the property has provided written consent to inclusion:

(1)

The land and interests in land commonly known as the Gettysburg Train Station and its immediate surroundings in the Borough of Gettysburg.

(2)

The land and interests in land located along Plum Run in Cumberland Township.

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2.

Acquisition and disposal of land

Section 2 of that Act (16 U.S.C. 430g–5) is amended by adding at the end of subsection (a) the following: The Secretary is also authorized to acquire publicly or privately owned property within the area defined in section 1(d) by purchase, from willing sellers only, if efforts to acquire that property without cost have been exhausted. The Secretary may not acquire property within the area defined in section 1(d) by eminent domain..

April 19, 2012

Reported with an amendment, committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union, and ordered to be printed