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S. 459 (113th): Minuteman Missile National Historic Site Boundary Modification Act

The text of the bill below is as of Sep 12, 2013 (Passed Congress).

One Hundred Thirteenth Congress of the United States of America

1st Session

S. 459



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


Short title

This Act may be cited as the Minuteman Missile National Historic Site Boundary Modification Act .


Boundary modification

Section 3(a) of the Minuteman Missile National Historic Site Establishment Act of 1999 ( 16 U.S.C. 461 note; Public Law 106–115) is amended—


by redesignating paragraphs (3) and (4) as paragraphs (4) and (5), respectively; and


by inserting after paragraph (2) the following:


Visitor facility and administrative site


In general

In addition to the components described in paragraph (2), the historic site shall include a visitor facility and administrative site located on the parcel of land described in subparagraph (B).


Description of land

The land referred to in subparagraph (A) consists of—


approximately 25 acres of land within the Buffalo Gap National Grassland, located north of exit 131 on Interstate 90 in Jackson County, South Dakota, as generally depicted on the map entitled Minuteman Missile National Historic Site Boundary Modification, numbered 406/80,011A, and dated January 14, 2011; and


approximately 3.65 acres of land located at the Delta 1 Launch Control Facility for the construction and use of a parking lot and for other administrative uses.


Availability of map

The map described in subparagraph (B) shall be kept on file and available for public inspection in the appropriate offices of the National Park Service.


Transfer of administrative jurisdiction

Administrative jurisdiction over the land described in subparagraph (B) is transferred from the Secretary of Agriculture to the Secretary, to be administered as part of the historic site.


Boundary adjustment

The boundaries of the Buffalo Gap National Grassland are modified to exclude the land transferred under subparagraph (D).


Speaker of the House of Representatives

Vice President of the United States and President of the Senate