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H.R. 2611: Little Rock Central High School National Historic Site Boundary Modification Act

The text of the bill below is as of May 23, 2017 (Introduced).

Source: GPO

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115th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 2611

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 23, 2017

(for himself and Mr. Lewis of Georgia) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources

A BILL

To modify the boundary of the Little Rock Central High School National Historic Site, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Little Rock Central High School National Historic Site Boundary Modification Act.

2.

Little Rock Central High School National Historic Site boundary modification

Section 2 of Public Law 105–356 (112 Stat. 3268) is amended—

(1)

by redesignating subsections (b), (c), (d), and (e) as subsections (c), (d), (e), and (f), respectively;

(2)

by inserting after subsection (a) the following:

(b)

Boundary modification

The boundary of the historic site is modified to include the 7 residences on South Park Street in Little Rock, Arkansas, consisting of 1.47 acres, as generally depicted on the map entitled Central High School National Historic Site Proposed Boundary, numbered 037/80,001, and dated August, 2004.

; and

(3)

in subsection (d) (as redesignated by paragraph (1))—

(A)

in paragraph (1), by striking (1) The Secretary and inserting the following:

(1)

In general

The Secretary

;

(B)

in paragraph (2), by striking (2) The Secretary and inserting the following:

(3)

Coordination

The Secretary

; and

(C)

by inserting after paragraph (1) the following:

(2)

Cooperative agreements for the preservation and interpretation of certain properties

(A)

In general

The Secretary may enter into cooperative agreements with the owners of the 7 residences referred to in subsection (b) pursuant to which the Secretary may use appropriated funds to mark, interpret, improve, restore, and provide technical assistance with respect to the preservation and interpretation of the properties.

(B)

Inclusions

An agreement entered into under subparagraph (A) shall include a provision specifying that no changes or alterations shall be made to the exterior of the properties subject to the agreement, except by the mutual agreement of the parties to the agreement.

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