Calendar No. 56
[Report No. 113–25]
IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
February 13, 2013
Mr. Cochran (for himself and Mr. Wicker) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources
April 22, 2013
Reported by Mr. Wyden, without amendment
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 2013
In this Act:
map means the map entitled
Natchez Trace Parkway,
Proposed Boundary Change, numbered 604/105392, and dated November
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
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 depicted as
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
on the map.
The land added under paragraph (1) shall be administered by the Secretary as part of the Natchez Trace Parkway.
April 22, 2013
Reported without amendment