Summary: H.R.1305 — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)All Information (Except Text)

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House agreed to Senate amendment with amendment (08/16/1994)

TABLE OF CONTENTS:

Title I: Minor Boundary Adjustments

Title II: Miscellaneous Specific Park Amendments

Title III: General Authorizations and Repealers

Minor Boundary Adjustments and Miscellaneous Park Amendments Act of 1994 - Title I: Minor Boundary Adjustments - Makes boundary adjustments with respect to the: (1) Yucca House National Monument; (2) Zion National Park; (3) Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore; (4) Independence National Historical Park; (5) Craters of the Moon National Monument; Idaho; (6) Hagerman Fossil Beds National Monument; and (7) Wupatki National Monument, Arizona.

Title II: Miscellaneous Specific Park Amendments - Na Hoa Pili Kaloko-Honokohau Re-establishment Act of 1994 - Reestablishes the Na Hoa Pili O Kaloko-Honokohau (The Friends of Kolako-Honokohau) Advisory Commission.

Extends the Women's Rights National Historical Park Advisory Commission through December 28, 2005.

Repeals provisions that reserve portions of the Fort Pulaski National Monument on Cockspur Island, Georgia, for the Corps of Engineers, U.S. Army, to deposit dredging materials and for other purposes and for the Treasury Department to use as a quarantine station.

Title III: General Authorizations and Repealers - Repeals a limitation on the expenditure of funds for park buildings.

Authorizes appropriations for the National Park Service to provide transportation for children in nearby communities to and from any unit of the National Park System used in connection with the Service's organized recreation and interpretive programs.

Amends the Wild Free-Roaming Horses and Burros Act to allow the use of motor vehicles, fixed-wing aircraft, and helicopters in furtherance of the management of the National Park System.

Authorizes the Secretary of the Interior to perform specified functions with respect to the transfer of museum objects and collections determined to be no longer needed for museum purposes.

Amends the Volunteers in the Parks Act of 1969 to increase the authorization of appropriations for the Volunteers in the Parks Program.

Authorizes the Secretary of the Interior to enter into cooperative agreements with public or private educational institutions, States and their political subdivisions, or private conservation organizations for the purpose of developing adequate, coordinated, cooperative research and training programs concerning the resources of the National Park System.

Amends the Federal Lands Cleanup Act of 1985 to redesignate the annual Federal Lands Cleanup Day as the Carl Garner Federal Lands Cleanup Day.