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S. 490: B-47 Ridge Designation Act

The text of the bill below is as of Feb 14, 2019 (Introduced).


II

116th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 490

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

February 14, 2019

(for himself and Mr. Tester) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

A BILL

To designate a mountain ridge in the State of Montana as B–47 Ridge.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the B–47 Ridge Designation Act.

2.

Designation of B–47 Ridge, Montana

(a)

Designation

(1)

In general

The unnamed mountain ridge located at 45°14′40.89″N, 110°43′38.75″W that runs south and west of Emigrant Peak in the Absaroka Range in the State of Montana, which is the approximate site of a crash of a B–47, shall be known and designated as B–47 Ridge.

(2)

References

Any reference in a law, map, regulation, document, paper, or other record of the United States to the ridge described in paragraph (1) shall be deemed to be a reference to B–47 Ridge.

(b)

Authorization for plaque

(1)

In general

A plaque that memorializes the crash of the B–47 (including denoting the names of the victims of the crash) may be installed on B–47 Ridge.

(2)

Funding

No Federal funds may be used to design, procure, install, or maintain the plaque authorized under paragraph (1).