Summary: H.R.4226 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed House amended (09/18/2000)

Black Hills National Forest and Rocky Mountain Research Station Improvement Act - Authorizes the Secretary of Agriculture to sell or exchange certain land and administrative sites in the Black Hills National Forest, South Dakota, and to use the resulting proceeds for: (1) acquisition of land and interests in South Dakota; and (2) acquisition or construction of administrative improvements within the Forest. Authorizes appropriations.

Authorizes appropriations for construction of a replacement laboratory for the Rocky Mountain Research Station at Rapid City, South Dakota, to be colocated with at least one of the Forest administrative improvements. Requires any acquired property to be: (1) in South Dakota; and (2) from a willing seller.