IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
To direct the Secretary of the Interior to convey to the State of Mississippi 2 parcels of surplus land within the boundary of the Natchez Trace Parkway, and for other purposes.
This Act may be cited as the
Natchez Trace Parkway Land Conveyance
Act of 2011.
In this Act:
map means the map
Natchez Trace Parkway, Proposed Boundary Change,
numbered 604/105392, and dated November 2010.
Secretary means the
Secretary of the Interior.
State means the
State of Mississippi.
Subject to paragraph (2), the Secretary shall convey to the State, by quitclaim deed and without consideration, all right, title, and interest of the United States in and to the parcels of land described in subsection (b).
The deed of conveyance to
the parcel of land that is located southeast of U.S. Route 61/84 and which is
commonly known as the
bean field property shall reserve an
easement to the United States restricting the use of the parcel to only those
uses which are compatible with the Natchez Trace Parkway.
Description of land
The parcels of land referred to in
subsection (a) are the 2 parcels totaling approximately 67 acres generally
Proposed Conveyance on the map.
Availability of map
The map shall be on file and available for public inspection in the appropriate offices of the National Park Service.
Exclusion of conveyed land
On completion of the conveyance to the State of the land described in section 3(b), the boundary of the Natchez Trace Parkway shall be adjusted to exclude the conveyed land.
Inclusion of additional land
Effective on the date of enactment of this
Act, the boundary of the Natchez Trace Parkway is adjusted to include the
approximately 10 acres of land that is generally depicted as
Addition on the map.
The land added under paragraph (1) shall be administered by the Secretary as part of the Natchez Trace Parkway.
Passed the Senate December 30, 2012.