Summary: H.R.3840 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed House amended (10/10/1990)

Establishes the Newberry Volcanoes National Monument in Oregon as a part of the Deschutes National Forest and a component of the National Forest System. Requires the Secretary of Agriculture to develop a management plan for such Monument.

Establishes the Newberry Volcanoes National Monument Advisory Council to advise the Secretary on the preparation of the plan and on other matters. Permits the Council to appoint a Scientific Advisory Subcommittee to advise it on matters related to the plan. Provides that the Council and the Scientific Advisory Subcommittee, if any, shall terminate on the date the plan is adopted by the Secretary, or at the Secretary's discretion, except that in no event shall the Council exist later than five years after enactment of this Act.

Authorizes appropriations.