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H.R. 1719: John Muir National Historic Site Expansion Act

The text of the bill below is as of Mar 24, 2017 (Introduced).


I

115th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 1719

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 24, 2017

(for himself, Mr. King of New York, Mr. Polis, Mr. McGovern, Ms. Eshoo, Mr. Langevin, Mr. Lowenthal, Ms. Matsui, Mrs. Napolitano, Mr. Huffman, Mr. Swalwell of California, Mr. Beyer, Mr. Pocan, Mr. Schiff, Mr. Cartwright, Ms. Speier, and Mr. Garamendi) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources

A BILL

To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to acquire approximately 44 acres of land in Martinez, California, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the John Muir National Historic Site Expansion Act.

2.

John Muir National Historic Site land acquisition

(a)

Acquisition

The Secretary of the Interior may acquire by donation the approximately 44 acres of land, and interests in such land, that are identified on the map entitled John Muir National Historic Site Proposed Boundary Expansion, numbered 426/127150, and dated November, 2014.

(b)

Boundary

Upon the acquisition of the land authorized by subsection (a), the Secretary of the Interior shall adjust the boundaries of the John Muir Historic Site in Martinez, California, to include the land identified on the map referred to in subsection (a).

(c)

Administration

The land and interests in land acquired under subsection (a) shall be administered as part of the John Muir National Historic Site established by the Act of August 31, 1964 (Public Law 88–547; 78 Stat. 753; 16 U.S.C. 461 note).