H.R. 885: San Antonio Missions National Historical Park Boundary Expansion Act of 2013

113th Congress, 2013–2015. Text as of May 17, 2013 (Reported by House Committee).

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Union Calendar No. 46

113th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 885

[Report No. 113–70]

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 28, 2013

(for himself, Mr. Castro of Texas, Mr. Gallego, Mr. Cuellar, and Mr. Smith of Texas) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources

May 17, 2013

Reported with amendments, 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 February 28, 2013


A BILL

To expand the boundary of San Antonio Missions National Historical Park, to conduct a study of potential land acquisitions, and for other purposes.


1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the San Antonio Missions National Historical Park Boundary Expansion Act of 2013 .

2.

Boundary expansion

Section 201(a) of Public Law 95–629 ( 16 U.S.C. 410ee(a) ) is amended—

(1)

by striking In order and inserting (1) In order;

(2)

by striking The park shall also and inserting the following:

(2)

The park shall also

;

(3)

by striking After advising the and inserting the following:

(5)

After advising the

.

(4)

by inserting after paragraph (2) (as so designated by paragraph (2)) the following:

(3)

The boundary of the park is further modified to include approximately 137 acres, as depicted on the map titled San Antonio Missions National Historical Park Proposed Boundary Addition, numbered 472/113,006A, and dated June 2012. The map shall be on file and available for inspection in the appropriate offices of the National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior.

(4)

The Secretary may not acquire by condemnation any land or interest in land within the boundaries of the park. The Secretary is authorized to acquire land and interests in land that are within the boundaries of the park pursuant to paragraph (3) by donation or exchange only (and in the case of an exchange, no payment may be made by the Secretary to any landowner). No private property or non-Federal public property shall be included within the boundaries of the park without the written consent of the owner of such property. Nothing in this Act, the establishment of the park, or the management plan of the park shall be construed to create buffer zones outside of the park. That an activity or use can be seen or heard from within the park shall not preclude the conduct of that activity or use outside the park.

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Amend the title so as to read: A bill to expand the boundary of the San Antonio Missions National Historical Park, and for other purposes..

May 17, 2013

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