S.3157 - Fort Donelson National Battlefield Expansion Act of 2002107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Bunning, Jim [R-KY] (Introduced 11/14/2002)|
|Committees:||Senate - Energy and Natural Resources|
|Latest Action:||11/14/2002 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.|
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Summary: S.3157 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Fort Donelson National Battlefield Expansion Act of 2002 - Revises the boundary of Fort Donelson National Battlefield to include Fort Donelson National Cemetery in Stewart County, Tennessee, and Fort Heiman and any associated land in Calloway County, Kentucky.
Introduced in Senate (11/14/2002)
Authorizes the Secretary of the Interior to acquire from a willing seller eligible land for inclusion in the Battlefield. Limits the total area of the Battlefield to 2,000 acres.
Directs the Secretary and the Secretary of Agriculture to enter into a memorandum of understanding to provide for the cooperative protection and interpretation of Fort Henry and any other Civil War resources in the Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area that are associated with the campaign to capture Fort Donelson.