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S. 189 (115th): Fort Scott National Historic Site Boundary Modification Act

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


II

115th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 189

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

January 23, 2017

introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

A BILL

To modify the boundary of the Fort Scott National Historic Site in the State of Kansas, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Fort Scott National Historic Site Boundary Modification Act.

2.

Fort Scott National Historic Site

(a)

In general

Public Law 95–484 (92 Stat. 1610) is amended—

(1)

in the first section—

(A)

by inserting , by purchase from willing sellers with donated or appropriated funds, or by exchange after donation; and

(B)

by striking Kansas: Provided and all that follows through the period and inserting the following: Kansas, and the land to be added to the Fort Scott National Historic Site under section 2(b).; and

(2)

in section 2—

(A)

by striking Sec. 2. When and inserting the following:

2.

Establishment

(a)

In general

When

; and

(B)

by adding at the end the following:

(b)

Boundary modification

The boundary of the Fort Scott National Historic Site established under subsection (a) is modified as generally depicted on the map entitled Fort Scott National Historic Site Proposed Boundary Modification, numbered 471/80,057, and dated February 2016.

.

(b)

Authorization of appropriations

There are authorized to be appropriated such sums as are necessary to carry out the amendments made by subsection (a).