Summary: S.749 — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed Senate amended (09/23/1991)

Renames the Mound City Group National Monument in Ohio as the Hopewell Culture National Historical Park. Expands its boundaries to include certain lands.

Directs the Secretary of the Interior to: (1) study areas adjacent to those added to the park to ensure the boundaries of those areas encompass lands needed for adequate protection of the significant archeological resources, as well as three named sites (and, at the Secretary's discretion conduct archeological studies of other areas significant to the Hopewell culture); and (2) report to the Congress on its recommendation for addition of any such areas to the park.

Authorizes appropriations.