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Passed Senate amended (10/05/2000)

Harriet Tubman Special Resource Study Act - Requires the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a special resource study and report to Congress on the national significance, long-term preservation, and public use of the following sites in Auburn, New York, associated with Harriet Tubman: (1) Harriet Tubman's birthplace, located on Greenbrier Road, Dorchester County, Maryland; (2) Bazel Church, located south of Greenbrier Road in Cambridge, Maryland; (3) Harriet Tubman's home, located at 182 South Street; (4) the Harriet Tubman Home for the Aged, located at 180 South Street; (5) the Thompson Memorial A.M.E. Zion Church, located at 33 Parker Street; (6) Harriet Tubman's grave at Fort Hill Cemetery, located at 19 Fort Street; and (7) William Henry Seward's home, located at 33 South Street. Requires inclusion in the study of the Secretary's analysis and recommendations regarding the suitability and feasibility of: (1) designating one or more of the sites as units of the National Park System; and (2) establishing a national heritage corridor that incorporates the above sites and any other sites associated with Harriet Tubman.