Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Passed House amended (08/01/1994)

Establishes the New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park in New Bedford, Massachusetts. Requires expenditures to consist of non-Federal funds matching Federal funds. Limits expenditures for operation and maintenance of the Schooner Ernestina.

Requires the Secretary of the Interior to submit to specified congressional committees a general management plan for the Park and to implement such plan. Authorizes appropriations. Limits authorizations for visitor and interpretive facilities.