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S. 729 (115th): John Muir National Historic Site Expansion Act


The text of the bill below is as of Mar 27, 2017 (Introduced).


II

115th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 729

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

March 27, 2017

(for herself and Mrs. Feinstein) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

A BILL

To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to acquire approximately 44 acres of land in Martinez, California, for inclusion in the John Muir National Historic Site, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

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

2.

Definitions

In this Act:

(1)

Historic site

The term Historic Site means the John Muir National Historic Site in Martinez, California, established by Public Law 88–547 (78 Stat. 753).

(2)

Map

The term map means the map entitled John Muir National Historic Site Proposed Boundary Expansion, numbered 426/127150, and dated November 2014.

(3)

Secretary

The term Secretary means the Secretary of the Interior.

3.

John Muir National Historic Site land acquisition

(a)

Acquisition

The Secretary may acquire by donation the approximately 44 acres of land and any interests in the land that is identified on the map.

(b)

Boundary

On the acquisition of the land authorized under subsection (a), the Secretary shall adjust the boundaries of the Historic Site to include the acquired land.

(c)

Administration

The land and any interests in land acquired under subsection (a) shall be administered as part of the Historic Site.