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S. 146 (97th): A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to assist in the preservation of historic Camden in the State of South Carolina, and for other purposes.

The text of the bill below is as of May 24, 1982 (Passed Congress).


PUBLIC LAW 97-184—MAY 24, 1982                                          96 STAT. 99
Public Law 97-184
97th Congress
                                     An Act
 To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to assist in the preservation of historic    May 24, 1982
         Camden in the State of South Carolina, and for other purposes.                    [S. 146]

   Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the
United States of America in Congress assembled. That (a) in order Camden, B.C.
to assist in the preservation of the nationally significant historic Historic
resources associated with the town of Camden, South Carolina, a preservation.
                                                                     16 u s e 461 note.
key location in the development of South Carolina and in military
operations in the South during the American Revolution, the Sec-
retary of the Interior is authorized, in accordance with subsection
2(e) of the Act of August 21, 1935 (49 Stat. 666), to enter into a 16 u s e 462.
cooperative agreement or agreements with the Camden Historical
Commission, the Camden District Heritage Foundation, or other
appropriate public, governmental, or private nonprofit entities pur-
suant to which the Secretary may assist in the protection, restora-
tion, and interpretation of such resources for the benefit of the
public.
   (b) Beginning October 1, 1982, there are hereby authorized to be Appropriation
appropriated such sums as may be necessary to carry out the provi- authorization.
sions of this Act, but not to exceed $250,000.
   Approved May 24, 1982.




LEGISLATIVE HISTORY—S. 146:
HOUSE REPORT No. 97-459 (Comm. on Interior and Insular Affairs).
SENATE REPORT No. 97-207 (Comm. on Energy and Natural Resources).
CONGRESSIONAL RECORD:
    Vol. 127 (1981): Oct. 21, considered and passed Senate.
    Vol. 128 (1982): Mar. 23, considered and failed of passage in House.
                     May 11, considered and passed House.