IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
July 11, 2012
Mr. Udall of New Mexico introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works
To authorize the Administrator of General Services to convey a parcel of real property in Albuquerque, New Mexico, to the Amy Biehl High School Foundation.
This Act may be cited as the
Albuquerque, New Mexico, Federal Land
Conveyance Act of 2012.
In this Act:
Administrator means the Administrator of General
Federal land means the real property
located in Albuquerque, New Mexico, that, as determined by the Administrator,
subject to survey, generally consists of lots 12 through 19, and for the
westerly boundary, the portion of either lot 19 or 20 which is the outside west
wall of the basement level of the Old Post Office building, and which has a
municipal address of 123 Fourth Street, SW, in Block 18, New Mexico Town
Company’s Original Townsite, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Foundation means the Amy Biehl High School
Conveyance of real property in Albuquerque, New Mexico, to the Amy Biehl High School Foundation
Notwithstanding any other provision of law, not later than 90 days after the date of enactment of this Act, the Administrator shall offer to convey to the Foundation, by quitclaim deed, all right, title, and interest of the United States in and to the Federal land.
As consideration for conveyance of the Federal land under subsection (a), the Administrator shall require the Foundation to pay to the Administrator consideration in an amount equal to the fair market value of the Federal land, as determined based on an appraisal that is acceptable to the Administrator.
Costs of conveyance
The Foundation shall be responsible for paying—
the costs of an appraisal conducted under subsection (b); and
any other costs relating to the conveyance of the Federal land under this Act.
Net proceeds received under subsection (b) shall be paid into the Federal Buildings Fund established under section 592 of title 40, United States Code.
Amounts paid into the Federal Buildings Fund under paragraph (1) shall be available to the Administrator, in amounts specified in appropriations Acts, for expenditure for any lawful purpose consistent with existing authorities granted to the Administrator, except that the Administrator shall provide to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure of the House of Representatives and the Committee on Environment and Public Works of the Senate 30 days advance written notice of any expenditure of the proceeds.
Additional terms and conditions
The Administrator may require that any conveyance under subsection (a) be subject to such additional terms and conditions as the Administrator considers appropriate to protect the interests of the United States.
The conveyance of the Federal land under this Act shall occur not later than 3 years after the date of enactment of this Act.