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H.R. 306 (116th): Kettle Creek Battlefield Survey Act


The text of the bill below is as of Nov 27, 2020 (Preprint (Suspension)).


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                                                                                                                      Union Calendar No. 339
                                                                     116TH CONGRESS
                                                                        2D SESSION
                                                                                                             H. R. 306
                                                                                                           [Report No. 116–424]

                                                                     To direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a special resource study
                                                                         of the site of the Kettle Creek Battlefield in Wilkes County, Georgia,
                                                                         and adjacent property, and for other purposes.




                                                                                   IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
                                                                                                        JANUARY 8, 2019
                                                                       Mr. HICE       of Georgia introduced the following bill; which was referred to the
                                                                                                 Committee on Natural Resources

                                                                                                       MAY 27, 2020
                                                                             Additional sponsors: Mr. BISHOP of Georgia and Mr. LOUDERMILK

                                                                                                     MAY 27, 2020
                                                                      Reported with amendments; committed to the Committee of the Whole House
                                                                                  on the State of the Union and ordered to be printed
                                                                                  [Strike out all after the enacting clause and insert the part printed in italic]
                                                                                 [For text of introduced bill, see copy of bill as introduced on January 8, 2019]
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2 A BILL To direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a special resource study of the site of the Kettle Creek Battlefield in Wilkes County, Georgia, and adjacent property, and for other purposes. ctelli on DSK30NT082PROD with BILLS •HR 306 RH VerDate Sep 11 2014 23:33 May 27, 2020 Jkt 099200 PO 00000 Frm 00002 Fmt 6652 Sfmt 6652 E:\BILLS\H306.RH H306
3 1 Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representa- 2 tives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, 3 SECTION 1. KETTLE CREEK BATTLEFIELD SURVEY. 4 (a) SHORT TITLE.—This section may be cited as the 5 ‘‘Kettle Creek Battlefield Survey Act’’. 6 (b) RECONNAISSANCE SURVEY.— 7 (1) SURVEY.—The Secretary of the Interior (re- 8 ferred to in this section as the ‘‘Secretary’’) shall con- 9 duct a reconnaissance survey of the site of the Kettle 10 Creek Battlefield in Wilkes County, Georgia, and ad- 11 jacent property (referred to in this section as the 12 ‘‘site’’). 13 (2) REQUIREMENTS FOR SURVEY.—In con- 14 ducting the survey under paragraph (1), the Sec- 15 retary shall evaluate the likelihood that resources 16 within the site boundary would meet the four criteria 17 for new parklands— 18 (A) national significance; 19 (B) suitability; 20 (C) feasibility; and 21 (D) need for National Park Service man- 22 agement. 23 (3) REPORT.—Not later than 1 year after the 24 date on which funds are made available to carry out ctelli on DSK30NT082PROD with BILLS 25 the survey under paragraph (1), the Secretary shall •HR 306 RH VerDate Sep 11 2014 23:33 May 27, 2020 Jkt 099200 PO 00000 Frm 00003 Fmt 6652 Sfmt 6203 E:\BILLS\H306.RH H306
4 1 submit to the Committee on Natural Resources of the 2 House of Representatives and the Committee on En- 3 ergy and Natural Resources of the Senate a report 4 that describes— 5 (A) the results of the survey; and 6 (B) any conclusions and recommendations 7 of the Secretary. Amend the title so as to read: ‘‘A bill to direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a reconnaissance sur- vey of the site of the Kettle Creek Battlefield in Wilkes County, Georgia, and adjacent property, and for other purposes.’’. ctelli on DSK30NT082PROD with BILLS •HR 306 RH VerDate Sep 11 2014 23:33 May 27, 2020 Jkt 099200 PO 00000 Frm 00004 Fmt 6652 Sfmt 6201 E:\BILLS\H306.RH H306
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Union Calendar No. 339 116TH CONGRESS 2D SESSION H. R. 306 [Report No. 116–424] H306 A BILL E:\BILLS\H306.RH To direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a special resource study of the site of the Kettle Creek Battlefield in Wilkes County, Georgia, and adjacent property, and for other purposes. Sfmt 6651 MAY 27, 2020 Reported with amendments; committed to the Committee Fmt 6651 of the Whole House on the State of the Union and or- dered to be printed Frm 00006 PO 00000 Jkt 099200 23:33 May 27, 2020 VerDate Sep 11 2014 ctelli on DSK30NT082PROD with BILLS