Summary: H.R.635 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Information (Except Text)

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Reported to House with amendment(s) (10/11/2002)

Homestead Steel Works National Historic Site Act - Establishes in Pennsylvania the Homestead Steel Works National Historic Site (the Site) for inclusion within the National Park System. Specifies the historic properties to be included within the Site.

Authorizes the Secretary of the Interior to acquire by donation specified property for inclusion within such Site.

Authorizes the Secretary to: (1) enter into cooperative agreements to further the purposes of this Act; and (2) provide technical assistance for the preservation of the Site's structures, maintenance of its cultural landscape, and local preservation planning for the Site. Provides for the reimbursement of the United States if funds disbursed under a cooperative agreement are used for purposes contrary to the purposes of this Act.

Directs the Secretary to prepare and submit to specified congressional committees a general management plan for the Site. Requires the Secretary, in preparing the plan, to consult with an appropriate official of the Steel Industry Heritage Corporation and an appropriate official of each appropriate political subdivision of Pennsylvania that has jurisdiction over all or a portion of the Site.