H.R. 4921 (98th): A bill to provide for the selection of additional lands for inclusion within the Bon Secour National ...

...Wildlife Refuge.

98th Congress, 1983–1984. Text as of Jul 09, 1984 (Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill).

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PUBLIC LAW 98-347—JULY 9, 1984                                        98 STAT. 321
Public Law 98-347
98th Congress
                                    An Act
To provide for the selection of additional lands for inclusion within the Bon Secour     July 9, 1984
                 National Wildlife Refuge, and for other purposes.                       [H.R. 4921]

  Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the
United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Act                           National
entitled "An Act to establish the Bon Secour National Wildlife                         Wildlife
                                                                                       Refuge System.
Refuge", approved June 9,1980 (16 U.S.C. 668dd note), is amended—
       (1) by amending section 2 by redesignating paragraphs (1), (2),
     and (3) as paragraphs (2), (3), and (4), respectively, and by
     inserting before paragraph (2) (as so redesignated) the following
     new paragraph:
       "(1) the term 'additional selection area' means those lands
     and waters in Baldwin County, Alabama, depicted on the map
     entitled 'Proposed Addition to the Bon Secour National Wildlife
     Refuge' dated February 1984 and on file at the United States
     Fish and Wildlife Service."; and
       (2) by amending section 3—
            (A) by amending that portion of such section that pre-
          cedes subsection (a)(2) to read as follows:
  "SEC. 3. (a) SELECTION.—(1) The Secretary shall—
       "(A) within one year after the date of the enactment of this
     Act, designate approximately ten thousand acres of land and
     water within the selection area as land which the Secretary
     considers appropriate for the refuge; and
       "(B) within six months after the date of the enactment of the
     1984 amendment to this subsection—
            "(i) designate approximately two thousand acres of land
          and water within the additional selection area as land
          which the Secretary considers appropriate for the refuge,
          and
            "(ii) publish in the Federal Register a detailed map                       Federal
          depicting the boundaries of the land designated under sub-                   Register,
          paragraphs (A) and (B)(i), which map shall be on file and                    publication.
                                                                                       Public
          available for public inspection at the offices of the United                 availability.
          States Fish and Wildlife Service.";
            (B) by amending subsection (a)(2) by striking out "desig-
          nated under paragraph (1)(B)" and inserting in lieu thereof
          "depicted under paragraph (l)(B)(ii)"; and
            (C) by amending subsection (b) by striking out "desig-
          nated under subsection (a)(1)(B)" and inserting in lieu
          thereof "depicted under subsection (a)(l)(B)(ii)".
  SEC. 2. (a) Section 8(a) of the Act of September 2, 1937 (commonly                   American
known as the Federal Aid in Wildlife Restoration Act, 16 U.S.C.                        Samoa.
669g-l) is amended—
       (1) by inserting "the Governor of American Samoa," immedi-
     ately after "the Governor of Guam,";
       (2) by inserting "American Samoa," immediately after
     "Puerto Rico, Guam," each place it appears therein; and

98 STAT. 322 PUBLIC LAW 98-347—JULY 9, 1984 (3) by inserting "for American Samoa one-sixth of one per centum," immediately after "for Guam one-sixth of one per centum,". Effective date. (b) The amendments made by subsection (a) shall take effect i6USC669g-i October 1,1984. . .,,.,,,,,T note. . .;;-J^ ?or r-D(--^>i<: 01 Approved July 9, 1984. •"-•i^ :3'1J Ji .»" -.1 b ''in '(•iif LEGISLATIVE HISTORY—H.R. 4921: HOUSE REPORT No. 98-703 (Comm. on Merchant Marine and Fisheries). CONGRESSIONAL RECORD, Vol. 130 (1984): Apr. 30, considered and passed House. June 21, considered and passed Senate.