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H.R. 5682 (99th): A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Navy to make a certain conveyance of real property.

The text of the bill below is as of Nov 3, 1986 (Passed Congress).

PUBLIC LAW 99-596—NOV 3, 1986                          100 STAT. 3349

Public Law 99-596
99th Congress
                                      An Act
To authorize the Secretary of the Navy to make a certain conveyance of real     Nov. 3, 1986
                                  property.                                     [H.R. 5682]
 Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the
United States of America in Congress assembled,                               Maryland. ™qe
   (a) AUTHORITY TO SELL.—Subject to subsections (b) through (f), the
Secretary of the Navy may dispose of the real property (and
improvements thereon) constituting the former Naval Training
Center, Bainbridge, Cecil County, Maryland, by sale to private
parties or transfer to other government agencies upon such terms
and conditions as the Secretary determines to be in the public
   (b) COMPETITIVE BIDDING REQUIREMENT.—The sale described in
subsection (a) shall be conducted in accordance with competitive
bidding procedures prescribed in section 2304 of title 10, United
States Code. In no event may the property described in subsection
(a) be sold for less than the fair market value thereof.
   (c) PROPERTY RESTORATION.—Before any sale, the Secretary shall.            Environmental
using any funds available for such purpose, restore such property to          protection.
a condition that meets all applicable Federal and State of Maryland
environmental protection regulations.
   (d) USE OF FUNDS.—Upon the sale of the property, the proceeds
from the sale shall be used to reimburse the source from which
funds were provided for property restoration under subsection (c).
   (e) LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF LAND.—The exact acreage and legal
description of the property sold or exchanged under this section
shall be in accordance with surveys that are satisfactory to the
   (f) ADDITIONAL TERMS.—The Secretary may require such addi-
tional terms and conditions under this section as the Secretary
considers appropriate to protect the interests of the United States.
  Approved November 3,1986.

L E G I S L A T I V E HISTORY—H.R. 5682:
    Oct. 17, considered and passed House.
    Oct. 18, considered and passed Senate.