S. 459: Minuteman Missile National Historic Site Boundary Modification Act

Mar 05, 2013 (113th Congress, 2013–2015)
Signed by the President on Sep 18, 2013
20% chance of being enacted
Slip Law:
This bill became Pub.L. 113-36.

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 18, 2013.

Mar 05, 2013
Reported by Committee
Mar 14, 2013
Passed Senate
Jun 19, 2013
Passed House
Sep 10, 2013
Signed by the President
Sep 18, 2013
Tim Johnson
Senior Senator from South Dakota
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Last Updated
Sep 12, 2013
2 pages
Related Bills
S. 1478 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed Senate
Last Action: Dec 30, 2012

Full Title

A bill to modify the boundary of the Minuteman Missile National Historic Site in the State of South Dakota, and for other purposes.


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20% chance of being enacted.

Only about 23% of bills that made it past committee in 2011–2013 were enacted. [show factors | methodology]

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass
Sep 10, 2013 5:14 p.m.
Passed 414/5

1 cosponsors (1R) (show)

House Natural Resources

Public Lands and Environmental Regulation

Senate Energy and Natural Resources

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9/18/2013--Public Law.
Minuteman Missile National Historic Site Boundary Modification Act - Amends the Minuteman Missile National Historic Site Establishment Act of 1999 to modify the boundary of the Minuteman Missile National Historic Site in South Dakota by including in the Historic Site a visitor facility and administrative site located on a specified parcel of land that consists of:
(1) approximately 25 acres of land within the Buffalo Gap National Grassland in Jackson County, South Dakota, and
(2) approximately 3.65 acres of land at the Delta 1 Launch Control Facility for the construction and use of a parking lot and for other administrative uses.
Transfers administrative jurisdiction over such land from the Secretary of Agriculture (USDA) to the Secretary of the Interior.
Modifies the boundary of the Buffalo Gap National Grassland to exclude the transferred land.

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