Summary: S.2079 — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed House amended (07/27/1992)

Marsh-Billings National Historical Park Establishment Act - Establishes the: (1) Marsh-Billings National Historical Park in Windsor County, Vermont, as a unit of the National Park System; and (2) Marsh-Billings National Historical Park Scenic Zone.

Directs the Secretary of the Interior to receive and expend funds from an endowment established with the Woodstock Foundation or its successors and assigns for the preservation and maintenance of the Marsh-Billings Mansion and the immediately surrounding property.

Allows the grantor of such land acquired by this Act to retain use and occupancy rights for noncommercial purposes for a specified term.

Directs the Secretary to develop and transmit to specified congressional committees a general management plan for the park. Authorizes appropriations.