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H.R. 2816: Great Smoky Mountains National Park Agreement Act of 2017

The text of the bill below is as of Jun 7, 2017 (Introduced).


I

115th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 2816

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

June 7, 2017

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources

A BILL

To authorize a settlement in accordance with the agreement entered into by the Tennessee Valley Authority and the United States Department of the Interior, and counties within the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Great Smoky Mountains National Park Agreement Act of 2017.

2.

Authorization

From funds previously appropriated to the National Park Service in the construction account for that agency in the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2012 (Public Law 112–74), the National Park Service shall transfer $35,200,000 to counties within Great Smoky Mountains National Park in accordance with the Memorandum of Agreement entered into by the Tennessee Valley Authority and the United States Department of the Interior, dated February, 2010, that supersedes the agreement of July 30, 1943.