S.1165 - A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to provide for the development and operation of a visitor and environmental education center in the Pinelands National Reserve, in the State of New Jersey.100th Congress (1987-1988)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Bradley, Bill [D-NJ] (Introduced 05/07/1987)|
|Committees:||Senate - Energy and Natural Resources | House - Interior and Insular Affairs|
|Committee Reports:||S.Rept 100-244 Part 1; H.Rept 100-933 Part 1|
|Latest Action:||10/13/1988 Became Public Law No: 100-486.|
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Summary: S.1165 — 100th Congress (1987-1988)All Bill Information (Except Text)
(Measure passed House, amended)
Passed House amended (09/20/1988)
Amends the National Parks and Recreation Act of 1978 to direct the Secretary of the Interior, within nine months after enactment of this Act, to study and recommend initiatives to provide an educational and interpretive program for the Pinelands National Reserve, New Jersey, through the improvement of existing facilities and programs in the Reserve.
Directs the Secretary to study New Jersey's Pinelands Development Credit Bank, Pinelands Development Credit System, and Pinelands Municipal Council and submit to the Congress, within nine months after enactment of this Act, recommendations for improvements in the operation of such programs and council.
Provides Federal funds for 50 percent of the cost for land acquisitions under this Act.