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

...for other purposes.

This bill was introduced on February 29, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Apr 1, 2011 (Introduced).

This is not the latest text of this bill.

Source: GPO

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112th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 1335

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

April 1, 2011

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

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:

(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 owned property within the area defined in section 1(d)(1) 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..