H.R.5667 - To amend the Water Resources Development Act of 1974 to establish a deadline for the transfer of jurisdiction of the Big South Fork National River and Recreation area from the Secretary of the Army to the Secretary of the Interior, and for other purposes.101st Congress (1989-1990)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Cooper, Jim [D-TN-4] (Introduced 09/19/1990)|
|Committees:||House - Public Works and Transportation; Interior and Insular Affairs | Senate - Environment and Public Works|
|Committee Reports:||H.Rept 101-841 Part 1|
|Latest Action:||11/15/1990 Became Public Law No: 101-561. (All Actions)|
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Subject — Policy Area:
- Water Resources Development
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Summary: H.R.5667 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed House amended (10/10/1990)
Amends the Water Resources Development Act of 1974 to transfer responsibility for all planning, acquisition, development, and administrative jurisdiction over all Federal lands, water, interests, and improvements within the Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area in Kentucky and Tennessee from the Secretary of the Army to the Secretary of the Interior. Authorizes the Secretary of the Army to complete all acquisition and development activities in progress on the date of transfer.
Modifies certain restrictions on motorized transportation in the gorge area.
Authorizes the Secretary of the Interior to make improvements to the Charit Creek Lodge, its associated facilities, and any historic structures determined to be eligible for listing in the National Register of Historic Places.