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H.R. 1547 (115th): Udall Park Land Exchange Completion Act

The text of the bill below is as of Mar 15, 2017 (Introduced).



1st Session

H. R. 1547


March 15, 2017

(for herself, Mr. Gosar, Mr. Schweikert, Mr. Franks of Arizona, Mr. Biggs, Ms. Sinema, Mr. O'Halleran, and Mr. Gallego) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources


To provide for the unencumbering of title to non-Federal land owned by the city of Tucson, Arizona, for purposes of economic development by conveyance of the Federal reversionary interest to the City.


Short title

This Act may be cited as the Udall Park Land Exchange Completion Act.



In this Act:



The term City means the city of Tucson, Arizona.


Non-federal land

The term non-Federal land means the approximately 172.8-acre parcel of City land identified in the patent numbered 02–90–0001 and dated October 4, 1989, and more particularly described as lots 3 and 4, S1/2NW1/4, sec. 5, T.14S., R.15 E., Gila and Salt River Meridian, Arizona.



The term Secretary means the Secretary of the Interior.


Conveyance of Federal reversionary interest in land located in Tucson, Arizona


In general

Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the Secretary shall convey to the City, without consideration, the reversionary interests of the United States in and to the non-Federal land for the purpose of unencumbering the title to the non-Federal land to enable economic development of the non-Federal land.


Legal descriptions

As soon as practicable after the date of enactment of this Act, the exact legal descriptions of the non-Federal land shall be determined in a manner satisfactory to the Secretary.


Additional terms and conditions

The Secretary may require such additional terms and conditions to the conveyance under subsection (a), consistent with that subsection, as the Secretary considers appropriate to protect the interests of the United States.



The City shall pay all costs associated with the conveyance under subsection (a), consistent with that subsection, including the costs of any surveys, recording costs, and other reasonable costs.